Sunday, 12 May 2013

Spring Nail Shades


I am obsessed with Spring nail colours. Don't get me wrong, Autumn/Winter nails are fun and everything, but there is just nothing better than Spring pastels and Summer brights. I am a Spring/Summer girl at heart; both S/S fashion and beauty get my heart fluttering more than anything wintry ever could, so I thought it only right to do a little round-up of some of my current fave Spring nail colours. 

Models Own Beth's Blue: Whereas most lilac polishes tend to be that same, pale lily-verging on pink hue, Beth's Blue is a beautifully unique lilac-blue shade, which screams Parma Violets and looks totally delicious on the nails, especially with a summer tan. I always go back to this shade when rummaging through my polishes for a lilac; you just can't beat this beautiful bluebell.

Bourjois Sunny Sunday: This new yellow shade from Bourjois is a seriously summery, mango yellow that is an absolute dream to apply. It comes with a really thick, high-quality brush which makes application a pleasure and the finish is seriously shiny and glossy - it gives such an amazing gel-like effect. Definitely love this polish for brightening up my talons! 

Models Own Jade Stone: Although I am a huge fan of minty green polishes, this jade hue from Models Own is always a winner during the Spring months. It's a really gorgeous muted jade green, that lasts brilliantly, as I find with all Models Own polishes. It's one of my most-loved polishes and I especially love using it to make the leaves when I'm doing floral nail art, as it's the perfect middle-of-the-road green. 

Revlon Sea Shell: Spring wouldn't be complete without a creamy coral shade to add to the mix. This new shade from Revlon isn't the easiest to apply, but once a fair few coats are on the finish is divine. I love how it is a true coral-pink that is totally reminiscent of seashells at the beach. Really love this shade. 

Estee Lauder Narcissist: I gushed about this nail lacquer a little while ago when reviewing the Heavy Petals collection, and I'm still seriously addicted to the shade Narcissist in particular. I think this shade is the definition of a Spring nail shade - it is a sickly sweet candy pink - the best kind of pink. 

Barry M Blueberry Ice Cream: I don't think a nail polish line-up would be complete without an offering from Barry M, so I just had to sneak this Blueberry Ice Cream shade in there for good measure. I love all of Barry M's 'Ice Cream' polishes, but this simple sky blue is totally understated and pretty. I particularly like wearing it with stripes or polkadots added in white for a more nautical feel. 

What are your favourite Spring nail picks? 
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24 comments

  1. Love the Bourjois polish, such a perfect shade for summer (when we finally get it!)

    Jennifer @ www.ivyandgoldxoxo.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. I can't seem to pik a favourite! Love them all!
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  3. I love all these shades, I might have to paint each of my nails a different colour when I next update my manicure! ;-)

    Leanne @ Leanne-Marie | Beauty, fashion & lifestyle. x x

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  4. I love that mint color! Sooo pretty :)x

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  5. the perfect spring colours!!

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  6. Oh I have been really wanting to try the Revlon colour ! So perfect.

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  7. These all look gorgeous, I really love the Revlon colour though!

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  8. Nice colours, they look so nice together! My favourites from these colours are Models own Jade stone, Revlon sea shell and Models own Beth's blue.

    I also like the neon nails trend quite a lot!


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    Katrien

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  9. I love these colours, super pretty really like the yellow x


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  10. All gorgeous shades, especially the Model's Own one :) x

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  11. Revlon Sea Shell looks like such a beautiful polish <3 <3 <3 xx

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  12. all of the shades are so beautiful! i love the colours! the pastel baby blue and baby pink are my favourite! =)

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  13. You chose some gorgeous shades - all of them just scream spring to me! I'm really into bright and pastel colours at the moment, so this post was perfect for me! :) x

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  14. I love the yellow polish - so summery! x

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  15. I loved the yellow color :)

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  16. Hi hun,

    Gorgeous spring/summer shades. I'm already getting in the spirit with my yellows and corals =)
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  17. I need every sing one of these especially the bourjois yellow! How lovely is that colour.

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  18. I have Jade Stone and I love it! Some good pics xx

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  19. Beth's Blue is such a beautiful spring colour.

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  20. you need to try Dielle Nail Polish!! Its the best nail polish i have ever used!!!! www.dielle.co.uk

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