China Glaze: Love Marilyn NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On December - 7 - 2011

Let’s have some festive nail candy!

China Glaze Love Marilyn from the Eye Candy 3-D Glitters Collection is a bonafide contender to be my Christmas Day nail polish.  Does anyone else meticulously plan their Christmas Day manicures?  It’s a little bit of a Christmas Eve tradition of mine to super-bling it up in honour of the big day!

I’m thinking I might wear it as a french tip though over a red cream (something like Butter London Come To Bed Red).

The above photo shows 3 coats for a full coverage over a bare nail.  Removal is a total pig and I did get a fair bit of chipping from this one despite a top coat.  But you know, it’s easier to forgive these things when it’s OMGGLITTERREDCHRISTMASPOLISH.

I bought this on eBay from the U.S. but if you wanna buy on these shores, you can nab it from www.nailpolishdirect.co.uk priced at £5.95

Do you have your Christmas Day mani sorted out?

 


20 Responses to “China Glaze: Love Marilyn NOTD”

  1. Hollie says:

    Im wearing this right now, a shop near me sells lots of China Glaze and OPI. I bought quite a lot of the polishes from this collection, a lot prettier than the Muppets by OPI i think.
    I posted a NOTD on my blog yesterday:
    xx

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  2. Rebecca says:

    That’s a nice glitter! This year I’ll be sporting a French manicure with either OPI Affair in Red Square or Orly Quintessential Crimson base, with OPI Happy Anniversary tips. Jingle, jingle!

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  3. beingpretty says:

    Wow! this is so gorgeous!! :)

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  4. Shortiee31 says:

    That is THE Christmas polish! :O

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  5. Roxy says:

    Very beautiful :)

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  6. Jamilla says:

    I’m a glitter fiend, and this certainly fills the bill!

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  7. Summer says:

    Wow, this is gorgeous! x

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  8. Leah says:

    Very pretty! I *hadn’t* considered what will be on my nails for Crimbo, but I’m thinking about it now :)

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  9. gio says:

    That’s so pretty!

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  10. Oh, the colours… Look at the sparkly colours…!!!

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  11. sahar awan says:

    lovely

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  12. Brittany says:

    Soooo beautiful on your nails!

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  13. kelly says:

    My Christmas nail was going to be LD Caught Red Handed with a corner swipe of Chelsea Embankment by NI as I posted on my blog, but I prefer a block colour, so thinking of going for my of my shimmery red OPI shade!

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  14. How pretty – shame my nails are so brittle at the moment. Looks lovely on your nails though x

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  15. shu says:

    Absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for the link to nailpolishdirect =) x

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  16. Gorgeous! Too bad my nails can’t rock glitter as well as yours can.

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  17. Jen says:

    Woahh, haven’t seen this one before… It’s GORGEOUS!

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  18. paul says:

    I’ll try not to crash the server with this re-post :0)

    This has to be the most Christmasy nail polish colour ever. I think this is one of the best colour/glitter paints I have ever seen.
    wow
    :0)
    paul

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  19. Yolii says:

    That looks great!! x

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  20. ARGH I wish I’d placed an Ebay order in time for Christmas, now I want this to be my Christmas mani!

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