Thursday, November 24, 2011

Sinful Colors Winterberry

Another Thanksgiving post!

Oh how I craved this.  And I must say, it didn't let me down.

Winterberry was difficult to find in my area.  Apparently, it's only being sold at Rite Aids and the displays have like 2 or 3 polishes apiece.  Ridiculous, in my opinion.  So when I saw this, I scooped it up, along with the other new seasonal Sinful Colors polish, Slate.

I have always really liked the SC application.  The formula is perfect for me: a bit on the thicker side but not annoyingly so.  The shimmer is stunning, despite the fact that this rocks a slightly frosty finish.  My favorite part about this is the color!  I guess you could say this is a mauve, but I'm totally going with grurple, or grey purple.  Two of my favorite colors for polishes in one!  How lucky can a girl get?

Look at the finish on this baby!  There's even a hint of blue if you look at the macro shot.  Love.  

I have to say that when I first put this on, I expected fireworks to go off in the background.  Alas, they did not.  However, the longer I wore this, the more I fell in love.  I think that while 2 coats is enough for opacity, I should have done a third to make this a tad bit darker.  Then I probably would've heard fireworks.

For those of you who love a dupe, this is apparently a great substitute for Zoya Nimue or Duri Grape Swirl.  For more dupes of your favorite polishes, check out my Dupe Alerts page!

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  1. I do not own this, and I really like this color. Too bad there are no Rite Aids where I live. You can beat the prize of Sinful Color Polishes either. 
    Happy Thanksgiving once again! :)

  2. I own this one and adore it, I love love love it.

  3. I was going to say it's probably a close dupe to several of the ones zoya just did.  great pix!

  4. Should I be on the lookout for you? Our next swap is right around the corner :)

  5. Ooooo, I want this one now! I need to be on the lookout for this. You have a lot of cool Sinful Colors!

  6. Ha, thanks.  I hunted down the past few SC finds.  Unfortunately, they're not as easy as I used to think.

  7. i bought this one as soon as it came out... i have yet to use it.

  8. It's really lovely, you should definitely give it a try!

  9. If you missed out you can get for this fall now!  Its in their 2012 fall collection as well I picked it up yesterday and can't wait to try it on!