Bling-tastic Tuesday…or Wednesday Vol. 3


Let’s get reeeaaddyyy for the Tuesday (or Wednesday) spectacular bling-tacular!!!!!

Riiiighhhhttt, so, I got home from work late last nite (if left to my own devices, I become a work-ahloic, so this really isn’t much of a surprise on a daily basis), so instead of the nail polish application tutorial I had originally planned for today, you guys can get blingy with it. 😉

Again, b/c I feel guilty for not delivering as promised, I’m posting photos for two different manicures.

First up I have a nice metallic foil (I’ll admit it, I really like foils!) from Orly called Luxe. This was part of their Foil FX collection that came out earlier this year. It’s still available along w/ a rose colored foil called Rage and a silver foil called Shine from Head2Toe Beauty for $3.75/bottle. I picked this up at Ulta earlier this summer on a whim b/c I thought to myself I didn’t have anything like a gold foil and this fit the bill perfectly!
Orly Luxe

Orly Luxe-closeup
This applied nicely and I didn’t have too much trouble w/ visible brush strokes. This actually made me think of Minx Nails and made me think I could probably do a neat manicure using my Konad stamping tools. Yet another idea for a post. 🙂

The next shiny I have for you should be pretty familiar. This was Nfu Oh #45 from yesterday over Zoya America. I thought the red flakies might pop more over a colored base, but I dunno…I kinda like it applied without a colored base.
Nfu Oh 45 over Zoya America1

Nfu Oh #45 over Zoya America
Nfu Oh 45 over Zoya America3

Nfu Oh #45 alone
Nfu Oh 45-closeup2

Nfu Oh #45 over Zoya America
Nfu Oh 45 over Zoya America2

Did satisfy your bling need for the week?

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6 responses to “Bling-tastic Tuesday…or Wednesday Vol. 3

  1. Wow! Bling is right – I love Orly Luxe and it seems to suit everyone, so pretty on you – and the second one just glows!

    • Thank you for the compliment. 🙂 I was actually a little worried about whether this gold would look good on me, but I actually think it’s one of those shades that has a lot of versatility. As for the Nfu Ohs, that’s what I love about those flakies, I think they all have that “glow” factor, and I still totally blame you for enabling. ;-P

  2. I agree, the Nfu Oh red flaky looks better alone. Pop!

  3. love the red flakies! Nfu Oh rocks ❤
    And the metallic polish is so so beautiful!

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