Swatch Versus Swatch | OPI Act Your Beige! vs CiatΓ© Amazing Gracie

When you have a rather “large” collection of something….like say nail polish….sometimes you make a purchase, or pull something out of your Helmer can’t wait to get it on your nails, and then realize “this polish seems very familiar…..” Surely that’s not just me? I’ve always thought to document these polishes when I come across them. With that I bring you Swatch Versus SwatchΒ (I know not the most imaginative name, I’m open to suggestions!) I hope to slowly go through my polish drawers and do a one-on-one comparison between two polishes that appear very similar. We may not always get a match, but that’s the beauty of these types of comparisons, sometimes you think polishes are the same and then realize those subtle differences are enough to make you NEED (or keep) both!

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Nail Art: Game of Thrones Finale Mani

Being a massive Game of Thrones fan, I was incredibly saddened by the idea that Season 5 was already drawing to a close. When my friend @sloppyswatches suggested a Game of Thrones (GoT for short) collaberation to commemorateΒ the finale, I was thrilled! However I must admit my artistic skills leave something to be desired – so I fell back onto something that I love; stamping. Here’s what I came up with!

Where Are My Dragons???
Where Are My Dragons???

More on this mani and the products I used after the break!!

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OPI Color Paints Review

Hey everyone! Today I’d like to talk a little bit about OPI’s new Color Paints. The set contains 9 jelly polish ‘tints’ that are meant to be used over their special silver base. You can wear them as polishes, or you can use them for a myriad of different nail art techniques like watermarbling or lead-lighting. They are being marketed as ‘Blendable Nail Lacquer.’ I picked up this set of 6 minis for $27.99 CAD from a Trade Secrets Outlet Store:

OPI Color Paints 6-piece Mini Set
OPI Color Paints 6-piece Mini Set

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