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31DC2013 - 06 - Violet

Hey everyone!!

I know, I know.. I'm a day late! I seriously thought I had this all set up and ready to post for yesterday, but apparently I only dreamed that.. I don't think I'm the only one that wishes that dreams were our realities.. right?!

Anyways!

I did something really simple for violet day.. and I don't even know if I would consider this 'violet', so it is more so just 'purple' nails. I found THIS (side note: the image only took me to makeupalley.com, it didn't take me to a person, so if anyone happens to know who this image belongs to/can give me a direct link, that would be awesome!) image via pinterest, and I had 2/3 polish mentioned and was like 'this is stunning, I want to see this in person', so that is exactly what I did.


This is one coat of OPI Casino Royale (which I forgot what an amazing polish it was.. that is one thing that is rad about the challenge, busting out colours that you haven't used in awhile/might have forgotten about!), then I put a coat of Wet n Wild Back Alley Deals on top of that and one coat of Max Factor Fantasy Fire on top of that.

If I didn't do this at night, you would have got some sunlight photos.. this trio of polish makes for a really stunning layered experience.

That is all for toda- oh, wait, you're getting two posts today.. see you again REAL soon with another post!!

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