It is a happy day indeed for me today. Not only did I get EIGHT Lacquistry polishes in the mail today (that's what I get for looking at Etsy when I'm a little drunk) but I booked flights to go back to Australia for two weeks with my wonderful friend Marlo! So excited I had to use the most sparkliest polish in the whole world to celebrate! Today I'll be looking at Lacquistry I Wear My Jewellery on My Nails and the lovely Marlo will be showcasing Devil's Dandruff. Please excuse the number of exclamation marks above and inevitably below, it's been quite the exciting evening!
First up, let's take a look at the polish that immediately jumped out at me as I unpacked all my lovely polishes tonight, I Wear My Jewellery on My Nails. This one's going to be a little hard to describe as it's a jumble of the most mirror-like holo hexes I've ever seen, tiny silver and holo glitter and holo bar glitter! Hot damn did this come out sparkly. What you see in the pictures below is two coats over Sally Hansen Celeb City as I wasn't sure how opaque this one would be.
|I can practically see myself in these glitters!|
|Just drink in how much glitter's in here. I really wish I knew of a good tool to make gifs easily, as this would be so much better moving :)|
The Verdict: I'm always a fan of Lacquistry polishes purely for the unique factor but wow, do I love I Wear My Jewellery on My Nails. I just haven't seen glitter come out this reflective in a polish before, it was like wearing little mirrors on my nails. As much as bar glitter bugs me, I absolutely love this one, my favourite from Lacquistry to date.
Next up, Devil's Dandruff, a red shredded glitter as seen modelled by Marlo! I'm happy with the rate at which my shredded glitter collection is growing, this brings me up to three! As Marlo described it, this is one seriously vamp polish. When layered on top of a darker red polish, it creates a really unique effect. Application was standard for a chunky glitter, what you see in the pictures below is two coats over Rimmel Lava Red.
|DOn't you love the texture of the glitter? Give me anything other than hexagons and I'm happy.|
The Verdict: A nice glitter but I have seen a few other shredded polishes lately. It's super pretty when layered over a red or black though, so can't go wrong really.
Although Jenna over at Lacquistry has closed her store for a few days to catch up on orders, you can find her polishes at http://www.etsy.com/shop/Lacquistry for ~$8 USD.