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Nail Polish Collection


I’ve been really into my nails lately. I can’t seem to pass by a nail polish display rack without some colour catching my eye. As my collection was growing I thought it was time to do some cleaning out, removing some old ones and rearranging what was left. I also thought it would be interesting to see what brands I loved the most, what colours were the most and least popular in my collection and how many bottles in total did I have at this point. If you want to know the answers then stick around with me! 



If you’re interested in the stats, then here it goes:
By colour: Reds- 4 bottles, Copper- 2 bottles, Orange- 5 bottles, Skintone/ sheers- 3 bottles, Yellows & golds- 5 bottles, Whites- 6 bottles, Greens- 5 bottles, Aquas/ blue greens- 6 bottles, Clear- 11 bottles, Blues- 8 bottles, Pinks- 17 bottles, Grey- 2 bottles, Silver- 5 bottles, Fuchsia/ Plums- 4 bottles, Lilac/ Purples- 5 bottles, Blacks- 5 bottles and Browns- 3 bottles. 

So you can see that I’m crazy about pink polishes! I could have told you that before the count but this just seals the deal. Likewise it seems I’m not really fond of greys or copper colours. Just might be that I haven’t found the right ones yet! I’ll make it my duty to focus on those colours next time I’m at a display rack. 


 
I also found it interesting that my next favourite colour (forgetting the 11 bottles of clear) was blue! Really, blue? I’m learning new things about me everyday. And I seem to have a thing about blue greens or aqua too! 


 
Grand total polishes: 97 bottles. Wow!!!! I feel good knowing it’s less than a 100 though, gives me more reason to buy three more bottles to have an even number. 

By brand: Out of my 97 bottles, there are 25 bottles of China Glaze (my favourite!), followed by 11 bottles of L.A.girl (love their metal polishes) and then Sinful Colors rounding up the top three with 9 bottles.
Other brands in my collection include Sally Hansen, Orly, Santee, Kleancolor, Nail Fusion, Milani, NYC, LA Colors, Jordana, OPI, Ruby Kisses, CaraMia, ELF, Seche Vite, Arista, NYX, and SpaRitual.

Always a China Glaze in the middle!
Crackles? At one point in time I was crazy for crackles, not anymore though. But I’m still crazy over metallics and silver seems to be my number one metal of choice in a polish. Milani’s PC Girl is one of my all time favourites. 


Let’s top it all off with some top coats of course! Seche Vite has been my BFF of top coats but somewhere along halfway, it gets super thick. So I had to branch out and doing so made me realise there are lots of good stuff out there. What’s your favourite? 


So what does your nail collection look like? What colours do you love and brands that work well for you? Feel free to share! I would love a sneak peak into your own collection!!!
Happy Nail Polish Collecting!
XOXO
Naomi

Comments

  1. Your collection is coming along nicely! I'm jealous of those sunny yellows you have, I need some! (:

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    1. I only just recently go some of the yellows! Sunshine pop is my favourite one!

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  2. What do you think about the china glaze Matte Magic?

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    1. Oh hi Shervi! Havent used it yet! lol. Will let you know when i do

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  3. pretty collection,,, !!! love em!

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    1. Oh I can only imagine what your looks like!

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  4. i love your blue collection! ;)

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  5. Fantastic collection! I have 70 bottles so far, so I'm catching up :D You should try the Love&Beauty polishes from Forever21. If you look on the website, they literally have 300 different colors and I personally love the formula! xoxo

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    1. Oh sounds great, just that I can't import nail polishes so i'll have to get them when i travel

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  6. Ooooo...nail polish heaven!!! Awesome collection Naomi! Now I feel like doing some polish shopping! Hehe! :D

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    1. Oh i'll join you since i need some more to make the 100

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  7. hey lovely wow you have quite a collection there!!!

    xo kerker
    The Ugly Moments

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  8. And here I thought I had a crazy amount of polish! I've got about 50 bottles hahaha. I love all the blues you have all so pretty!

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    1. I didnt realise it was so much! Now i need some more storage

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  9. I love how you organized it all and gave us the stats on which brands and colours you had the most of! My nail polish count is currently at 266 and I've only been into nails since last July...

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    1. WOWZA! I guess you can get out of control right? What are your favourite brands?

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  10. Pretty collection! For a reason i love the small essence polishes! First i have so many polishes, that big bottles are kinda too much for me, i will never use all of it and second, the color never disappointed me, i love them! Then of course i love OPI & Essie. I am def into blue polishes like you :)

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  11. wow thats alot of polish!! They all look so gorgeous! I have the matte magic and it works great u should give it a try

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  12. where did you get the seche vite?

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