Essie Summer Collection 2013

Ah, it’s the little things that I love. Sitting on my balcony, basking in the sun whilst sipping on a cold elderflower pressé and painting my nails in juicy summer colours from the Essie Summer range.

The Essie summer collection features six chic shades, laced with finely milled glitter creating a soft shimmery finish on these gorgeous shades.
The shades are as follows:

Sunday Funday: a tangerine coral
The Girls Are Out: fuschia peony
Full Steam Ahead: pearlescent lilac
Rock The Boat: French blue
The More The Merrier: juicy lime green
Naughty Nautical: marine blue/green

I was having dreams about Naughty Nautical nails only a few weeks ago. Every magazine I flicked through featured it, and every time I went to Boots I found myself lusting over that and Sunday Funday. Wouldn’t it be a good idea if Essie was to bring out mini versions of these fab colours…..

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The Essie Summer Mini Kit contains three baby Essies in my most coveted shades Naughty Nautical, Sunday Funday and Full Steam Ahead. These 5ml bottles are perfect for myself, as I find that I never finish a full nail varnish, and they’re handy enough to pop in my suitcase for when I’m off jetsetting. And they are just too cute to look at as well!

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I have worn all three colours and was very pleased. They do need a base coat and a decent top coat as Sunday Funday is prone to chipping and flaking. Naughty Nautical only had minor tip wear after after two days and as hard as I tried, Full Steam Ahead looks streaky when applied. Overall, I love them and Essie still remains one of my favourite nail varnish brands.

Essie Summer Mini Kit is available here priced £12.99

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  • Ooh they look so nice!im excited to get them!:)

    • I think I’ll put Full Steam Ahead on later 🙂 you will love them xx