Nails Inc. Autumn/Winter 2010

Posted by Lipglossiping On August - 7 - 2010

If you’re a Nails Inc. facebook fan you would have seen them post their sneak preview of the Autumn/Winter shades they have in store for us!

Hello wintery cool-toned beauties!

I do have one slight “issue”…

You know when a child is doing something they shouldn’t… but it’s kinda cute and you can’t help but smile.  Except, very small children have no concept of ‘pushing their luck’ and before you know it… something that was mildly amusing becomes a source of irritation.

Ladies… I present you with ‘Grilac’.

‘Greige’ I can cope with… it rolls off the tongue.  Grilac sounds like a BBQ cleaning fluid.

Just stop it.  It’s not big, it’s not clever and it stopped being cute last February.

Grilac or no Grilac, what say you?


13 Responses to “Nails Inc. Autumn/Winter 2010”

  1. Jan says:

    Hmmmm I think that these look a bit too insipid for me – I tried the Kings of Neon collection, lovely colours, disappointing coverage. I preferred last years autumn collection which was their Xmas TSV on QVC

  2. caz says:

    I have two nails inc that look like the right two, but those 2 on the left..come to mama…..
    Grilac….grilac…the word looks like garlic and now im hungry :/ thats all I have to say on the matter, aha

  3. Grilac – a big yes to the colour, but no to the name! It’s like the ‘Brangelina’, ‘Bennifer’ thing which has gone way too far and just started to annoy everyone now.

  4. “Grilac sounds like a BBQ cleaning fluid.” hahahaha

    Those colors look very pretty though!

  5. LeanneOCD says:

    I love them!!! Cannot wait to get my mitts on this collection.

  6. Nicole says:

    Oooh those first 2 look gorgeous! I’m a huge fan of dirty lilacs but grilac? If I ever use that term I give permission to shoot me in the face. Definitely someone needs to stop this epidemic.

  7. neeta says:

    These look amazing! Especially loving the look of that chocolate brown colour :)

  8. Beth says:

    I think the colours are gorgeous, especially for an office bod like me where bright reds and pinks are a total no go.

    I think the grilac is a lovely colour – but I think greylac is a better name. They should have asked me :)

  9. Emmy says:

    totally with you! ‘grilac’? please… like the color tho :)

  10. redtiger21 says:

    I’m not really bothered about the word, but the colour doesn’t excite me much! Love all the others though, especially the far left.

  11. lol I really want the Grilac one! Actually I’d like it better if it was named violrey. Hehe.

  12. Belle says:

    I love Nails Inc (wish they were more accessible to me) but I don’t like that marketing ploy. 😛

  13. Lillian says:

    The Grilac one is quite a gorgeous colour, but i agree the name is ridiculous. It sounds like a kind of disease to me!

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Feel Unique’s great BIG Facebook giveaway!

Two facebook-related freebie thingamibobs in 24 hours?  We must be approaching the season of goodwill or somefink! You have until the 14th November to bag …

Would you inject yourself in the name of beauty?

There comes a point in our lives when we may find ourselves looking in the mirror, bemoaning the fact that whoever said “pevention is better …

Cory Cosmetics Mini Sample Haul

I’ve read that Cory Cosmetics offer some of the highest coverage for mineral foundations and despite the mixed reviews on MUA, I’ve plumped for a …

Precision Nails R01 Glam Metal NOTD

I mentioned last week a nail polish that had instantly hit all the right notes and soared into my top Winter favourites list.  Here it …

Get uplifted with Douvall's All-in-one Argan Oil Cleanser

I wouldn’t go so far as to call myself a cleansing oil connoisseur, but I’ve been a fan of them for a little while now …

Confessions of a BeneBabe...

I’ve got a treat for you this afternoon, stop that multi-tasking and give me your full attention, like NAO! Remember a few weeks ago, I …

The Highlighter Series – #2 NARS Albatross

Second in my highlighter series is the highly regarded NARS Albatross (£19.50). Albatross looks an almost pure white in the pan (as the name would …

Cartier La Panthere Perfume Review

Whilst I try not to get too hung up on product packaging, I do feel that it’s only fair to point out that the bottle …

Deal Alert: Beautique choose their winner and a DISCOUNT code!

A BIG thank you to everyone who took the time to enter my recent Beautique/Urban Retreat competition! They were so pleased with the response (and …

Weight Watchers: The Fitness Challenge!

Despite my very best intentions, I haven’t fared too well at this challenge.  I mean, it was simple enough… “Move More, Sit Less” they said…. …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads