Tuesday, 19 June 2012

Currently On my Fingertips- Leighton Denny Shipwrecked

 I hope you are all well and having a great week. I must say my week didn't get off to a great start as I lost my memory card with all the photos I had spend hours and hours taking for my blog. This does mean I might not be as active as I would like to be over the next few days as I don't have many photos to talk about and will have to retake them all.

I thought I would share the nail polish I have been wearing over the last few days and which I am pretty much in LOVE with. I chose Leighton Denny's shipwrecked from their S/S collection and the manicurist actually said that it was the one colour no one ever chooses, she also thought I would get bored of it pretty quickly. Boy was she wrong, almost a week later and my love is still going strong but it is looking a little worse for wear so I will have to remove it this evening.
 As you can see the whole of the Spring Summer 2012 collection (above) is pretty impressive and there's not a single colour I wouldn't love to have in my collection but Shipwrecked is the stand out colour! I don't actually own this polish and it was simply applied at an event but although it is a pretty pricey polish I am considering spending over £10 on it. It did need two coats but the end result it pretty good. The colour however is very hard to describe, they say it is a pistachio green which it probably is but its almost a neon/pastel colour and although I know this statement is pretty contradictory I can't describe in in any other way.

Let's let the photo do the talking after all it worth a thousand words right?...
What do you think of this colour? Do you know any comparable colours I could purchase instead of this one?

 Sabrina X
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  1. It looks more on the yellow side to me, but I love that colour for what I can see! Beautiful for the summer months :) xo


  2. So expensive aha, lovely colours though!


  3. Def looks yellow, almost neon in the photo. Barry M do a neon yellow here

    But then if you kind of look very closely you can see a titch of a green undertone, correct me if I am wrong?

    beckys makeup

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  5. Don't see the neon side coming through in the pic but it looks similar to Models Own Lemon Meringue

  6. I am a huge Leighton Denny fan. I own all of the Summer colours and they are beautiful. This on is definitely a pastel yellow toned green. Pistachio is a great way to describe it.

  7. these look amazing!


  8. It looks fairly similar to Barry M's Acid Yellow to me! Hard to tell to be honest! x


  9. Perfect colour for summer, I really want to try it out! xxx

  10. what a fab summer nail polish! Love it! I'd love to try the teal one to the right!


  11. Look's quite similar to Sally Hansen's Complete Salon Manicure in 420 Yellow Kitty.

  12. I have this and the closest dupe I have in my collection for it is Barry M's Lime Green. It's a bit darker and I prefer Shipwrecked, but if you don't mind it not being exactly the same then Lime Green is pretty good!

    I used Shipwrecked in a NOTD if you'd like to take a look :)


    Mollie xo

  13. This yellow looks so good on you!

  14. I love this colour so much. Need it in my life! x


  15. Stunning colours, perfect for the summer! :)

    Lots of Love, Ana

  16. its a lovely colour, really expensive though! hehe xo


  17. I love that colour! the orange looks great as well


  18. the quality of leighton denny polishes are amazing....i love when my clients bring them in to use for me to paint on them. much prefer them to OPI

  19. I adore this colour! I'm new to your blog and loving it, following! XxxX http://thesecondhandrose.blogspot.co.uk