Month: November 2015

YSL La Laque Couture the Mats swatched

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You know what? It was inevitable. The whole matt lip colour thing, that’s been going on for a while now in the makeup world, was just bound to drag along matt nail colour thing. Here it is. Givenchy released two matt nail shades in their spring collection this year. Chanel released matt nail colour top coat in their fall collection. And here we go – YSL releases four matt finish nail shades.   I can’t […]

Chanel Rouge Noir Absolument (Vamp Attitude) holiday 2015 collection swatched

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Why two names? Because, as I’ve already told you in my post about Chanel Rouge Noir nail polish, there are two versions of it in the world. 18 Rouge Noir proper, and then in US there’s 18 Vamp, which is a little more purple take on the same shade. Or else, Vamp looks more purple in the bottle, but comes off more Burgundy on the nails, while Rouge Noir looks redder in the bottle, but […]

ANNY Glittery New Year collection holiday 2015 swatched

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I like glitter nail polish, but it’s one of the things out there that I love, but almost never can wear, because I like full coverage on my nails. Sheer nail colour is so not my kind of thing. So, glitter nail polish – with rare exclusions to this rule – is something I crave for, but never get.   This holiday season, that technically hasn’t even started yet, ANNY released 6 nail shades. All […]

ANNY Cashmere & Jewelry Shopping in N.Y. collection fall 2015 swatched

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I’ve already looked at Venice collection by Opi this season, now I’m looking at ANNY. Why am I doing it, given I prefer luxury marker quality to professional market quality? Because professional companies often set trends, or shall we say, implement trends in their collections faster than luxury market. So, I look at professional brands to see, what’s going to be hot in nail polish world in the nearest future.   ANNY is a typically […]