Butter London The Black Knight NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On May - 22 - 2012

Taking a break from the Summer shades for a moment to dazzle you with Butter London’s Black Knight – a veritable nebula of twinkle on yo’ nails.

I feared that The Black Knight wouldn’t live up to my expectations, so many times have I been disappointed by a glitter but this one dodges that particular bullet.

The glitter sits proudly on the nail bed without sinking into the base colour and a single layer of top coat is enough to stop my teeth from grinding in protest against a gritty finish.  Fully opaque in three coats, it’s what one might technically call “a bobby dazzler”.  There, I’ve just come up with Butter London’s next shade name.

Butter London The Black Knight is available to buy online from PowderRooms, priced at £11.95


11 Responses to “Butter London The Black Knight NOTD”

  1. kelly says:

    Love. Love. Love and now totally lemming!

  2. Susana says:

    Own, and LOVE The Black Knight! I usually apply 2 coats over a black creme, it’s gorgeous.

  3. Victoria says:

    Wow, this looks amazing”

  4. AmyB says:

    OOoooooh. Pretty.
    Whats is like to remove – black glitter sounds like a bugger to get off.

  5. liloo says:

    oh wow! there i was thinking it was going to be very similar to eyeko cosmic but it’s not and very disco actually. i am loving this! models own ibiza mix: eat your heart out. ha!
    liloo/@tsunimee xx

  6. Fabulous looking sparkles, very pretty!

  7. gio says:

    Wow, it looks gorgeous! Must be a pain to remove though.

  8. Leah says:

    Ooh, be still my black heart. WANT! xoxo

  9. Reena says:

    Stunning black, I love the sparkles its sleek and pretty. Can’t get my eyes off of it. Better grab one soon <3

  10. Phyrra says:

    This is a favorite black of mine, even though I find glitters to be a pain.

  11. mizzworthy says:

    gorgeous! I just wish glitters weren’t a big pile of devils spawn to remove…

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