‘cos Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.

Posted by Lipglossiping On April - 9 - 2011

For the love of all things shimmery, creme-y and smelling of solvent will someone PLEASE stock Diamond Cosmetics nail polishes in the UK again?

It was a dark, dark day when Flashy Nails closed and took with it the last (as far as I’m aware) of the UK stock.

Let’s have a quick recap of what we’re missing…

Yeah… we don’t really need much more convincing than that do we?  But just incase you do…

And some of the ones I haven’t gotten round to swatching yet…

Did I mention these used to retail at around $2.50 a bottle in the U.S.?  Don’t make me beg now…

.

So, UK ladies – are you with me?  Who do we have to bribe with fudge to get our own way… and just how much fudge are we talking!?


18 Responses to “‘cos Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.”

  1. Lily says:

    Somebody definitely needs to stock these again! I need that first polish in my life. As in, ‘NEED’ – not just ‘want’!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  2. OMG they all look stunning! I am going to have to hunt those down when I am in the US next.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  3. rhamnousia says:

    That first one is GORGEOUS! It looks like you’ve got stickers on your nails. That sounded far better in my head and is actually a compliment. What I mean is, it doesn’t look like a polish.

    I have added these to my list of things to buy when in America. If you want me to pick you up any shades, let me know and I’ll bring them back for you.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  4. Louise says:

    the top one is gorgeous xxx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  5. gill close says:

    I have the top one the bonus is I get at least 5 days before I get wear too.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  6. Marie says:

    Waaaaaants! Especially the top one, have ebayed it to no avail :o(

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  7. Mehak says:

    Oh wow loving the mint blue one…gorgeous !

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  8. Vijaya says:

    I live in the US and have NEVER seen these. Time to go polish huntin’!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  9. Renee says:

    Ohh I love that first one – and I’m in the U.S. but it’s out of stock due to color formulation issues! NOOOOOO!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  10. I love Diamond Cosmetics’ nail polish! They have such a huge variety, are good quality, and are cheap! I don’t think they get enough attention, but maybe they would if they were available to everyone!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  11. Joy says:

    They look gorgeous! I love the first one :) That sucks that they don’t sell this brand in the UK xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  12. Kerrie says:

    Oh my, these colours look amazing, such a shame they aren’t sold in the UK :(

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  13. They are delectable! Where do I sign up to start the fudge bribery? ;)

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  14. Jo Tee says:

    Ugh, these swatches are amazing. My favourite is the first!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  15. Brittany says:

    Honey, yesssss. Diamond Cosmetics are just spectacular. I LOVE them!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  16. PonPon says:

    Are there any stores that sell these in the US? I live in the US I have not heard of them before and it doesn’t say on their website where they sell them here. They look awesome and they are so inexpensive, and I so need more nail polish xD

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  17. liloo/tsunimee says:

    this recap is painful. we need these polishes in this country xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

RANDOM

Nails Inc. Polish InStyle Magazine freebie in Bare - Review

Did you grab June’s InStyle magazine yet?  I did and I’m currently sporting my new nails. The magazine shelf at Asda had been ransacked and …

January Essentials - Weleda Wild Rose Body Oil

Love it or hate it, Rose-scented products tend to polarise opinion… I’m in the love-it camp, I find it a comforting smell in a Granny …

Swatched: Mavala collaboration with Elle, free with August's issue

I only received these Mavala/Elle polishes yesterday* but thought I’d better get them swatched and up on here ASAP as many of you were unsure …

Lip Liners…. educate me oh beauty gurus!

I’m a total lip liner eschewer.  I love that word… eschewer… makes me think of nuts. It just seems like one of those extra steps …

Nubar Wildlife NOTD

Nubar, your duochromes make my world a prettier place.  Nubar Wildlife is beautifully named as it twinkles between an earthy brown and foresty green depending …

The grass is always greener...

When my hair was long, I craved for hair that could carry off a distinct style… a sharp bob or an angled, chiseled look that …

Sometimes things just turn out that way...

… an accidental case of perfect timing. As the death knell sounds for the final issue of Britain’s biggest-selling newspaper The News of The World …

LUSH Colour Supplement in Light Pink

Light Pink my bum. I picked up the LUSH Colour Supplement in shade Light Pink a few months ago.  In theory, I love the idea.  …

Boots £5 off No7 and Ruby & Millie starting today!

The £5 off No7 and R&M Boots till spits are making an appearance again! Get the the voucher instore from Wednesday 21st April until Tuesday …

Butter London Macbeth NOTD

Or… sweety nails as I like to call them.  What is it about these punchy corals that make me want to bite off my fingertips …

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 …

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, …

Urban Decay 15-Year Anniversary 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil Set

This here post be ALL about the pictures… The Packaging… The Pencils… The Swatches… The Thoughts… Urban Decay’s 15-Year Anniversary 24/7 Glide-On Pencil Set* is …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads