Tag Archives: China Glaze

China Glaze Raspberry Festival

From the ever-lauded and -hailed Summer Days collection of 2009, which was made up entirely of gorgeous glass-fleck polishes, Raspberry Festival is a keeper. Advertisements

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China Glaze Coconut Kiss

First off, my apologies for not getting a photo of this before, oh…. Day 4 or 5! Coconut Kiss is from China Glaze’s 2006 Spring/Summer Fiji Fling collection and is a fantastic, vibrant purple. While listed as a shimmer, it’s … Continue reading

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China Glaze Beauty and the Beach

When I say this polish name, it reminds me of Beauty and the Beast, so the song comes to mind.  This is a beautiful turquoise from China Glaze’s Fiji Fling collection, and while I really love turquoise as a pedi … Continue reading

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China Glaze – Go Crazy Red

This polish is soooooooo pretty in the bottle:  medium red with gold shimmer. Part of China Glaze’s 2008 Under the Mistletoe collection, it’s also part of the core collection – but I don’t know which came first.  China Glaze sometimes … Continue reading

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China Glaze Moody Blue

Talk about typecasting.  This great muted eggshell blue from the original Patent Leather collection is a streakfest.  Wow. These photos are all at least 3 coats each and you can still see bald spots and unevenness.  So, yeah, moody indeed. … Continue reading

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China Glaze Prize Winning Mare topped with Pure Ice Heartbreaker topped with Savvy Glass Slipper

Whew, this title is a mouthful – and it’s because of a layering combo.  My inspiration was to do create something with a blue flash, but I needed a base color first and ended up with China Glaze Prize Winning … Continue reading

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China Glaze Midnight Mission topped with China Glaze Fairy Dust

Bach’s Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, from A-M Classical, seems to fit this mani: Midnight Mission applied fairly thick and gloopy, but I think it turned out all right overall.

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Sally Hansen Hidden Treasure over China Glaze Side Saddle

This was my Thanksgiving manicure this year.  I wanted something festive for the occasion and this in theory seemed like it would work – I was hoping for a falling leaves effect, or something.  Let me know if you think … Continue reading

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China Glaze Rainstorm

A super pretty periwinkle in the bottle, this puppy is so sheer it needs a primer coat before even attempting to use Rainstorm.   I used Borghese Cannoli Cream – but have no photos of that by itself.

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China Glaze Awaken

From its Spring 2009 “Romantique” collection comes a lovely blue-based charcoal. It was fairly smooth, but pretty thick.  When I wear this again, I’ll definitely use a lighter hand. You can visibly see this thickness on the ring finger above. … Continue reading

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