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Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Gifted Franken - Holy Paradox

*Edited to link to video
APPLICATION: Smooth
COATS: 1
TOPCOAT?: See photos
SOURCE: Laquer Ware for Tips and Toes - as a gift. To see this on her, click here
COMMENTS: I managed to apply this in one coat, and although it needed 3 coats of  topcoat due to the gliitter, it's a delight to look at in direct light - both indoor and outdoor - because of the sparkly holo micrglitter! Photos couldn't capture this fully, so I included a video as well.


Without topcoat - I kind of liked it like this:


With topcoat:


In the light of the setting sun:



Indirect indoor light - more tame:

Holy Paradox in action (video): [can someone pls tell me how to retain good video quality when I upload? I just previewed this post and all the sparkly goodness that shows in the original is completely lost in the uploaded version. Grrr!]
*Edited to link to video - Click on image below:

11 comments:

  1. This is so pretty...Chris always makes such nice frankens.

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  2. Wowza, really nice! Gives me ideas ....

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  3. I'm liking it without the top coat and the holo itself is so pretty (:

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  4. I'm speechless that is soooo beautiful!!!!

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  5. Wow, that is SO freaking gorgeous.

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  6. Oooh. This reminds me of the OPI Suedes but with duochrome. AWESOME.

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  7. You know, I really liked this but it was very hard to capture the holo effect I would see irl, so I'm glad you did the video as it helped. And it did need at least 2 coats of TC for me for the same reason, that holo glitter is awesome, but causes it to be a bit chunky. I love this on your nails. And I love that it was my first holo glitter inspired franken from the holo glitter you gifted to me. :) THANK YOU!

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