Friday, June 10, 2011

OPI - Blue Shatters: Swatches and Review

If you aren't digging the crackle trend I am so sorry because OPI has released three new blue Shatters for us. I think they are all gorgeous. I actually gasped when I opened the box and saw them in person!
Turquoise Shatter - This one was the one that made me gasp the loudest. This is a glowing, lit up shimmer shatter in a cool, turquoise color. It is a bit translucent so I showed it over white to show the true shade and over Petites - Daze which let the green and the intense shimmer show through.

Blue Shatter - This is a cobalt shimmer shatter. Shown over white and Sinful Colors - Cream Pink. This one looks a bit faded on the nail. I think I thicker coat would have been better.

Navy Shatter - This is like a navy jelly that is obviously blue and not black. I have it here over white and a mint: Nicole by OPI - My Lifesaver.

I love all of these shades but I would since I like the crackle trend. I can see how if you don't like it, you aren't going to be a fan of these polishes. As far as crackles go, they are fantastic. OPI really has the formula down. They do look best, and wear best, with a top coat.

These are out now. What do you think?!
-Elaine
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7 comments:

  1. The mani with Daze over looks SO GORGEOUS!

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  2. I picked up Turquoise and Blue the other day (although I haven't actually used them yet). I figured Navy would be close enough to black so I didn't get it. I was wrong!! It looks so great on you...I NEED it! Then again, all three look good on you!! Love them!

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  3. The turquoise shatter is gorgeous!

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  4. Hi Elaine! I'm Elaine and I'm a lacquerhead too!!! :D The navy shatter looks gorgeous, I love how it doesn't look cracked but kinda like someone drew on it with a marker. Haha. Everything looks wonderful! I wish I can have this crackle collection!!!

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  5. How pretty! Thanks for doing each one over two colors.. it really shows off how different they can be depending on the undies. The turquoise is definitely my favorite; it's breathtaking!

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