Essie Shearling Darling is a moderately warm-toned, dark burgundy with a cream finish. It is a permanent nail lacquer that retails for $8.00 and contains 0.5 oz.
Shearling Darling Nail Lacquer ($8.00 for 0.50 fl. oz.) is described as a "rich, plush ebony red." It's a deep, dark maroon with warm, red undertones and a cream finish. It was opaque in two coats, though the consistency was a little thin. MAC Vintage Vamp (P, $16.00) is similar. MAC Underfire (LE, $16.00) is lighter. Chanel Accessoire (P, $27.00) is very similar. China Glaze Velvet Bow (LE, $8.00) is also similar--slightly cooler-toned. Deborah Lippmann Single Ladies (LE, $19.00) is similar. See comparison swatches.