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KBShimmer Early Summer 2014 ~ Part 2

Hey dolls! Hope your week is off to a great start. Today I have photos for you of the holos from the KBShimmer Early Summer 2014 collection (see part 1 here). Each polish had a great formula and applied quite easily with 2-3 coats. I really like that these are all neutral shades and there is definitely a perfect holo
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Twinsie Tuesday ~ Summer Lovin’ ~ Miami Handjobs Tetris Vinyls

Hey dolls! It’s my pleasure to welcome two new loves into the Twinsie Tuesday group this week; Jessica from Blue Velvet Lacquer and Bridget from A Painted Nail. I’ve followed both of them on IG for sometime, and I’m excited to see what they bring to the group. It’s also great that Cordia from Seriously Swatched made her way back to TT after a brief
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KBShimmer Spring 2014 Collection ~ Part 2

Hey dolls! I finally have photos for you of the second half of the KBShimmer Spring 2014 collection (see part 1 here). It took me a while to edit these photos because I’ve been spending a lot of my free time working on a manuscript for a journal submission. Oh the life of an academic! The second half I’m showing
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KBShimmer Spring 2014

KBShimmer Spring 2014 Collection ~ Part 1

Hey dolls! This evening I have photos for you of half of the 16 polishes in the KBShimmer Spring 2014 collection. This collection features a variety of finishes including glitters, jellies, crellies, holos, and the brand’s first foray into cremes. When asked about the collection’s inspiration, brand creator Christy Rose stated, “Spring is such a fun time, with flowers in bloom,
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KBShimmer Oldies

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for you of three older KBShimmer polishes. These definitely fall into the oldie, but goodie category. Up first is KBShimmer Elle. This polish has been on my wishlist for the longest. Elle is a light gray crelly filled with pink, white, and gray glitters in various sizes and shapes. The formula was on the sheer
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a England Briar Rose

Twinsie Tuesday ~ Something New ~ a England Briar Rose

Happy New Year’s Eve dolls! Hasn’t 2013 flown by?!? I’m excited at the prospect of a new year, new beginnings, and new challenges. Do you have any plans for this evening? I’m pretty sure hubby and I will stay in and have a quiet celebration. He proposed on NYE, so it’s always a special day for us. Today’s Twinsie Tuesday
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KBShimmer Winter Duochromes

KBShimmer Winter Collection ~ Multichromes

  Hey dolls! I have the multichrome portion of the KBShimmer Winter collection to share with you today. This collection consists of six shades; three shade shifting multichromes and their holographic counterparts. The formula for each polish was essentially the same; a little sheer, but easy to apply and manage. Three coats were used for each polish. KBShimmer Pigment of
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KBShimmer Winter Collection

KBShimmer Winter Collection ~ Part 1

Hey dolls! Today I have pictures for you of four shades from the recently released KBShimmer Winter collection. This massive 22 piece collection features three sets; collaboration shades from several popular bloggers, glitters from KBShimmer, and duochromes. All Elf’d Up is described as a white creally with hex glitters and micro slices in red, green and sliver. This polish is jam
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KBShimmer Clown Puke

KBShimmer Clown Puke

Hey dolls! Today is my birthday and I have yet to do my nails! Instead I have photos for you of KBShimmer Clown Puke, an everything under the kitchen sink type of glitter. Clown Puke is a clear base filled with various sized and colored hex, square, moon, circle, star, and micro glitter. KBShimmer states that it contains almost 100
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KBShimmer Fall 2013 Selections

Hey dolls! KBShimmer is set to release seven new polishes for the fall on September 1, 2013 and they are all pretty amazing! Today I have photos of four of the new shades for you. It’s not a typical fall collection by any means and I’m perfectly fine with that. Vicious Circles is described as a red jelly loaded with silver
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