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Bourjois Gris Cashmere

One brand determined to entice you with its latest offerings for this year’s autumn and winter trend is Bourjois.  Mixing modern day rock chick with the revolution a la francais, Bourjois’s new collection is namely dark colours with an air of sophistication. Amongst the products from its range is its 1 Seconde Nail Enamel, available in two shades – Rouge Profond (a striking red) and Gris Cashmere, which you see above (la greige). It claims to be take one second to paint on in one, swift stroke thanks to its wide angle and firm brush, and ooh la la, it

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OPI Pink Flamenco

A little confession. My other half adores hotel entertainment. You know, the cheesy stuff you get in family resorts, with Juan bashing out version after version of Sweet Caroline on his Casio keyboard, often with a bizarre mambo beat. You name it. we’ve sat through it on holiday. A reworking of “We Will Rock You”, Native American fireaters, magicians…the list is endless. And includes the obligatory flamenco dancers. So, back to the main event – OPI’s Pink Flamenco. As if the name didn’t give it away, this is from OPI’s Colección de España. And yes, it’s very pink. OPI make

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The great grurple comparison post

I know I promised this a month or so back…but there hasn’t been a lot of time for swatching recently. As you know, I always paint my nails, wear the polish for a day or two, and tke the photos at some point during that time. One of the blogosphere’s little swatchers I am not! Actually, I thought I had more of these types of shades than I actually do, so it wasn’t that daunting a task. Oh and just in case you’ve been living on Mars, “grurple” means a grey/purple polish. Very popular shades indeed. Phew. So there you

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