I’m feeling a bit Autumnal today thanks to these pretties from new nail polish brand on the block, Carolyn K.  Borne from the creative mind of the London-based makeup artist, this new range of 100% British nailwear is available exclusively at Powder Rooms.

Today I’m showing you one of the three sets available: Carolyn K London Dark Nail Paint Set which includes a trio of shades designed to reflect the personalities of those nearest and dearest to Carolyn.

Babette

Huby

Lilit

All photos show two coats of a formula that was easy to apply and which dried more quickly than I was expecting.  The finishes are naturally glossy and it’s only Lilit in the above photo which shows a top coat applied.  I’d describe the formula as slightly thicker than average and care should be taken not to overload the brush.  Talking of the brush, the Carolyn K range offers a flat brush for application.

There are three sets available (I’ll be back with swatches of the other sets soon) to purchase online at PowderRooms. Sets are priced at £12.99 with three polishes per set, basically – a bit of a bargain.

* press sample


5 Responses to “New Brand Alert: Carolyn K London Nail Paint exclusively at Powder Rooms!”

  1. Lydia says:

    These are lovely! I’m getting very excited to dig out my Autumn nail polishes soon. I think Babette is my favourite, £12.99 for the set is definitely a bargain xx

  2. I used to have a skirt the colour of Huby, and now I wish I had both the nail polish and the skirt, and I have neither. I am going to check these out though at that price for three! x

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