Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Mid-week Manicure: Glequin Half-Moon

Currently listening to: Without You by Glee

Hello dear readers,

As the title suggests, today I have a glequin half-moon manicure to show you:


 The base is a no-name, no-number shade from a Polish brand called Glamour.  I bought it in Poland three years ago for about 50p but judging from how much is still in the bottle, I haven't used it often.  The quality isn't great (not a surprise considering the price) and the colour isn't as bright as the bottle suggests so I think this will be the last time I use it.

 After creating my half-moon manicure, I painted my nails with my top coat and applied silver glequins (pieces of glitter) to the edge of each half-moon using a small wooden stick.

 I love how effective this design is, especially considering how simple it was to create.  I can't wait to try it again using different colours.

What do you think girls?  How do you incorporate glequins into your nail designs?

Bye for now,


  1. It's a very festive mid-week mani :)

  2. Oooh very pretty! I would love to incorporate glequins into my manis but haven't got round to buying any yet. D'oh. Lol but I have a zillion ideas in my head as to how I would use them! Better hurry up and get myself some then, hadn't I?! Where did you purchase yours btw?

    1. They're really easy to use. What's holding you back?! I got mine from Born Pretty Store, 12 colours for $4/5 I think.

    2. Honestly I don't know! Ok I shall buy some asap! =)

  3. I think it's very pretty! I must get myself some glequins!!

  4. Never heard of this brand before. Must be new. Your manicure is lovely though.

  5. The polish colour looks really nice, you can't tell it's not great quality! I love these glequins. I must get myself some xx


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