Thursday, December 8, 2011

Finger Paints Merry & Bright Collection Holiday 2011 - Swatches and Review

I love swatching all these holiday collections. Although I have so little time to blog I so much enjoy doing this. Today I want to show you the holiday collection from Finger Paints which is called Merry & Bright. It has six polishes and here they are:

Frosty Night is silver glitter in a clear base. I does not cover very well and I didn´t like to put 5+ coats for full coverage. So I played around a bit and used it on one of my favourite Finger Paints polishes called Icy Iris. Pretty combination, don´t you think?

Turquoise in a holiday collection? Why not, I love turquoise polishes. I already had this as a full mani and loved it. However I have to warn you, this stains like crazy :( So sad about that. Two coats.

This is such a pretty colour, also a bit unusual for holiday. Two coats. Looks like it needs three for full coverage. 

Green is a holiday must. This one is a bit different, it is a light green with gold. Two coats. 

I love red glitter and I love the name of this. I think I might do a red glitter comparison. This is one coat over Yule Be Merry. I love this!

Here is another glitter of the collection. I used again one coat over Winter Sky. 

This collection is a bit different. It has something so typical for Christmas like red glitter but also a turquoise. I had no application problems on most of these. Frosty Night was a bit thick but it was ok to use one coat. However if you would want to use more coats I think it would be one big mess. The second thing I didn´t like is how much Winter Sky stained my nails and fingers :( Too bad, it is such a pretty colour. The winners for me? I love Santa Kisses and Yule Be Merry. 
How do you like these?

* the product(s) in this post were sent to me by the manufacturer or their PR company


  1. Arghh, I get so jealous when I see Finger Paints posts cause I can't find them anywhere in the UK and I want them! Haha

  2. Vystavil, these colors are so pretty!
    I loved Winter Sky, and think that turquoise is one of the most beautiful colors, and every collection should have a turquoise polish :)

  3. Every single one is gorgeous!!

  4. I love Frosty Night and wear just two coats and my natural nails peek through and I love it - such sparkle! It's one of my favorites. Comet's Collar is gorgeous if enough layers are put on, the formula in my bottle was super thin and I used 4 coats and then put ChG Twinkle Lights over it. I got Winter Sky but the brush wasn't glued into the cap so I returned it & all the remaining bottles were the same - but I guess I lucked out since it stains! LOL Yule Be Merry looks amazingly good on you!

  5. Nice post, all those polishes are gorgeous.

  6. Frosty night over plum looks gorgeous and somewhat expensive :)
    Santa Kisses is my standard favorite, red whit shimmer-I love it


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