OPI – Swiss Collection, Glitzerland NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On September - 17 - 2010

Originally, I only wanted Diva of Geneva.. but I kept seeing tantalising swatches of Glitzerland that made me think what a wonderful Christmas polish this would be… and that just perhaps, it wouldn’t be too warm toned for my skin.

I was right!

The formula is good, not too thick nor too thin and 2 coats are fine for a quick polish.  I did three for a perfect finish.

Super sparkly, Glitzerland is a proper ‘hey look at my nails’ shade.  I kept admiring and angling them against the light to view the individual sparkles that combine to create a lovely foiled finish.

Cool-toned ladies… this is a gold you can wear.  Very pale and as subtle as gold can be!

Love.


7 Responses to “OPI – Swiss Collection, Glitzerland NOTD”

  1. Rae says:

    *bounces around excitedly*! I never get to wear gold polish! 😀 Thanks for the swatch + tip-off m’dear!

  2. Caz says:

    I love that shade, it’s gorgeous! Will definitely have to adventure into gold nails :)
    xxx

  3. liloo says:

    love love love the colour on you. perfect for your skin tone. i love gold but i have problems wearing gold shades, whether it’d be eyeshadows or nail polishes. I dont know what suit me. I think definitely rosy champagne gold suit me but other than that i dont know

  4. Gianna says:

    Aaaaah! This looks stunning on you!

  5. Jan says:

    I do think that OPI do some of the best subtle shimmery colours – this is very nice.

  6. Gorgeous <3 I love that it is a little taupe-y opposed to true yellow or coppery gold

  7. That is such a stunning shade on you and I think it’ll be a good one for me too so thanks for the post xx

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

My favourite beauty products of 2012

I should have known from the moment I started poking through my beauty products that I was simply not going to be able to keep …

Tiffany & Co. enters its 175th year looking rosy with RUBEDO™

Thanks to my pale, cool-toned colouring, I’m usually restricted to white-toned jewellery, gold can look quite brassy against my skin tone.  My wedding ring is …

Skittle-licious nails from China Glaze

Do I feel a faint glow of warmth on the back of my neck?  Could it be that Summer is attempting to at least play …

Orly Faint of Heart and POP Twinkle - NOT for the faint of heart.

I really loved the softness on display in this year’s Orly’s spring Cool Romance collection (click here if you haven’t seen it yet) but sometimes, …

Get your Jack on with The Royal Collection by Leighton Denny

Fancy showing a bit of patriotism in time for the Royal Wedding? This is a limited edition set that screams out for a talented so …

January Essentials - Tokyo Milk Lip Balm

How adorable is this lip balm from US brand Tokyo Milk? They say: Our highly moisturising and lightly fragranced lip balms are truly a work …

Clarins Rouge Prodige Lipsticks new for Autumn/Winter

It’s all about the lips this Autumn as far as Clarins are concerned. They’ve introduced a new lipstick to their line up!  The long-lasting Rouge …

For the woman who has everything?

Tiny picture… sorry… it’s a makeup bag. But not just any makeup bag…. oh no… The Refresh Make-up Chiller is an ingeneous way to keep …

I'm such a scab...

…confession time. Looking back through my posts over the last couple of months, my skin has improved 110% since I started making an effort to …

Salted Chocolate Cupcakes (you're gonna die and go to hell if you make these)

I like to pretend that I’m not really a cupcake person.  I mean, we all know what cupcake ‘people’ are like right?  They have TONS …

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