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Pink, pink and more... pink!?

Hey everyone!

This post was meant to go up on Friday but I kinda forgot to write it (oops) so it's here for y'all today!

Anyway, after wearing a couple of mani's featuring blues and darker colours, I did something a bit out of the ordinary for me...
I went to my nail drawer, and picked out...
Pinks.
(On purpose!)
I guess my subconscious fancied some brighter summery colours for a change- who knew I had it in me, right!?





I actually really loved this mani too, and it stayed on my nails for a good 5 days which is a veeeery long time for me!

This mani was also what can only be deemed as a "successful fail mani" as I was aiming to do a sugar spin on the duochrome nails with the other polish. It didn't reeeeeeeally work very well, and I ended up with blobs everywhere.


And so, I embraced the blobs and went with it. 


This bright, Summery peachy pink colour is Nails Inc's Mornington Crescent. On these nails I added some little delicate hearts in Models Own's Jack Frost glitter polish- a fine holographic glitter in a rather thick liquid.


The duochrome polish is none other than Barry M's Mediterranean. Such a great polish for those Summer months!


And so, the successful fail pink mani was born. I still rather like it and it's not even on my nails anymore!
Are you a pink person, or ready for your Summer manis? Let me know in the comments below!


Hope you have a great start to the week- see you on Wednesday!

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