NOTD – Dior Vernis Silver Purple Holiday 2009

Posted by Lipglossiping On December - 13 - 2009


A beautiful gun-metal silver/grey metallic with more than a hint of purple.

Applies beautifully with absolutely no brush marks.  Needs a top coat to achieve a great glossy finish, wear has been very good.

It’s a fabulously winter-y shade and my first Dior Polish, I’m very impressed with the quality!

What are some of your fav Dior polishes?

15 Responses to “NOTD – Dior Vernis Silver Purple Holiday 2009”

  1. Sirvinya says:

    I think you’ve convinced me to get this. I’ve seen it every time I go to Dior and I’m never been 100% sure I want to get it.

  2. Get Lippie says:

    I knew you’d scoop me on this! I have such a thing for purple varnish at the moment, it’s not even funny!

  3. Dv says:

    I wish I could get some good quality nail polishes, like you said, glides on, no brush marks, mmmhhmmm. You know, you’re giving me great ideas for my now extended wishlist! Aha 😀

  4. makeupdivaa says:

    OMG it feels we have same kinda likes in dior. when i first saw this nail color on dior ,i knew tat its gonna be my fav. \can i link this post of urz with my post plzzz :s heres my post on dior chritmas collection

  5. Redtiger21 says:

    That si soooo pretty!!!

  6. MizzWorthy says:

    Oooh – yet another Nail Polish Lemming…..

  7. Janie says:

    Loving this colour!

    It is similar to the Lincoln Park After Midnight OPI shade.
    Dark colours look so good on short nails!!

  8. @Sirvinya – I’m really pleased I got it, it could perhaps do with a teeny touch more purple… but I adore the gun-metal grey in it too much to care.

  9. @Get_Lippie I’ve been boring everyone about the Dior Holiday Collection since the beginning of November!

  10. @Dv – Eek, that wishlist is gonna need more than one page soon! xx

  11. ndoodles says:

    That’s such a pretty color! I don’t have time to put on any polishes right now and plus I have to buy a base coat first!

  12. kelliegonzo says:

    this looks so perfect with your skintone! i’m totally lemming this now 😀

  13. @makeupdivaa – course you can, would be delighted!

  14. Pfefi says:

    It’s also very similar to Nicole by OPI Shimmy Shimmer that Nihrida just posted about!

    What do you think? Dupe?

  15. Monica says:

    Never tried Dior polishes but after looking at that shade I might have too:)
    Want to do exchange blog links? let me know=)

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