Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

Butter London Holiday Lacquer Duo #2 ($20.00) is an absolutely perfect pair of polishes for the holiday season. I love gold, and I love glittery reds. Of course, I’m head over heels (nails?) in love with this set. Chancer is a glittery, shimmery red, while The Full Monty is a semi-pale, gilded gold. It’s not a bling-bling kind of gold; it’s more subdued, but still chalked full of shimmer and shine. The gift box packaging is fun and festive, so it makes a great gift to give to your nail lacquer lovin’ pals. I must admit that I was startled by how wasteful the box is, though, so I do wish they’d reduce the size, even if it is cute.  Chancer is very similar to China Glaze’s Ruby Pumps (which I have and love), though I do feel like the glitter in Chancer is not nearly as chunky as Ruby Pumps, which makes it easier to remove. The Full Monty almost has a chrome/metallic finish, but it still has a lot of shimmer working for it, so you don’t have to worry about brush strokes showing.

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5 thoughts on “Butter London Holiday Lacquer Duo #2 for Holiday Perfect Nails

  1. SnickerDoodle

    Pretty! I am not usually a fan of super-glittery nail polishes, but around the holidays a little extra sparkle is totally necessary :)

  2. I really like that gold.

  3. Uhm…i like a lot the colors… but i don’t like that polish on the nails… it does see the “granularity” of the glitter…and it’sn’t very shining…
    I love a lot the package instead ;-)