NOTD – China Glaze – Ruby Pumps

Posted by Lipglossiping On June - 19 - 2009

A gorgeous, vibrant shade shot through with a sophisticated glitter.

chinaglazerubypumps

This polish is fantastic and would easily make it into my top 10 list. 

It’s a lush cherry red that I can’t stop looking at!  It goes on smoothly and evenly.  The texture feels a little gritty thanks to the glitter, but it’s nothing that a sweep of top coat wouldn’t fix. 

The above image shows 1 coat(!) after 4 days of wear.  There is very minimal and even tip wear.  This is my first experience with China Glaze polishes and I’m so impressed by the formula of this one, I’m looking for more!  Anyone care to share their favourite CG polishes?


6 Responses to “NOTD – China Glaze – Ruby Pumps”

  1. I loved the name of your blog and HAD to check out. Great posts! Look forward to reading more. Come and check out mine and subscribe hopefully!

    • Hiya, thanks for stopping by! Just added yours to my google reader to make sure I don’t miss any of your upcoming posts. You can never follow enough beauty blogs right?!

  2. Michelle says:

    Thanks so much!! and for subscribing to mine! Look forward to sharing ideas on makeup :-)

  3. mizzworthy says:

    ruby pumps is one of my all time faves!

  4. Yay Mizzworthy, any other China Glaze recs?

    it’s super sparkly loveliness all wrapped up in a gorgeous scarlet shade.

    …mind, it’s a bugger to get off – jeez I was still finding glitter half hour after I thought I’d got it all!

    I’ve just discovered CG at Sally’s – so I’m going back to fill my boots!

  5. […] June was kinda slow… 10 posts, mostly discount codes (I don’t do those anymore… I should start huting again!).  One Leila post, but I’ll spare you it and pick this one as my favourite from June 2009. […]

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