Spring Nails Featuring OPI, Pixi & butterLONDON

Easter and Passover are done for this year, but pastels rule spring at least in nail trends. I chose three pastel colors to embrace the trend. Please excuse my horrible cuticles-bleh.

 

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First up is OPI Can’t Find My Czechbook from the Euro Centrale Collection. I typically have bad luck with blues, most look awful with my skin tone. I was very pleased that wasn’t the case with Can’t Find My Czechbook. It’s more of an aqua than a baby blue so I can wear it. It has a cream finish and a fairly thick texture. This is two coats.

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butterLONDON Fiver is a minty pastel green creme from the Sweetie Shop Collection. I love how fresh and feminine it makes me feel. You will need at least three coats to get an opaque finish. I found the formula to be rather streaky which is another reason more coats are needed. I do really love this shade for spring and summer though. I used Fiver on an accent nail only in this look.

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Pixi Luminous Lilac is from last spring’s collection but is still ideal for spring. It’s lilac with strong pink undertones and a very subtle shimmer. It’s very pale and almost blends in with my skin tone. This is two coats. I find it to be very chic and a nice balance if I’m wearing bright summer clothes. I bought this and two other Pixi polishes on Hautelook for only $3! It’s a fantastic discount site now owned by Nordstrom. Need an invite? Click here.

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This weeks mani is also an older polish from OPI, Japanese Rose Garden–a mid-pink with subtle shimmer that is universally flattering. This is NOT a bubble gum pink, it’s sophisticated and classy. Japanese Rose Garden has a pretty mauve undertone.

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What are you wearing on your nails this spring? Any suggestions for me?

 

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Comments

  1. Cute! Really pretty. I am still wearing the same polishes I was wearing for fall and winter… time to switch it up a bit me thinks!

  2. As much as I love my deep colors it’s a nice change to be wearing lighter ones again.

  3. I’ve been using Gelish or Red Carpet Mani almost exclusively
    For over a year. I’m totally hooked on how long my nails remain chip free! I love the colors you’ve been wearing!

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