Butter London – The Sweet Spot: Swatch and Review

A couple of months ago I signed up for the Allure Beauty Box and I am really excited that this months box had polish in it. Not just any polish, but polish from my favorite brand, Butter London! The color I received is a simply gorgeous dusty pink called The Sweet Spot.

The Sweet Spot is part of a new collaboration set available now on the Butter London website. The set contains 3 other fashion sized (ie. mini) polishes in really pretty colors.

Allure Beauty Box - August 2015 - Butter London - The Sweet Spot
Allure Beauty Box – August 2015 – Butter London – The Sweet Spot

The color is easy to describe as a soft, dusty pink creme. The formula was very smooth and applied beautifully. In my swatches, I used two thin coats for full opacity and topped with a coat of Seche Vite.

Butter London - The Sweet Spot
Butter London – The Sweet Spot
Butter London - The Sweet Spot
Butter London – The Sweet Spot

I love this color! As we near the end of summer, this is a perfect pink to carry me into early Fall and beyond. I wore this by itself for a full day but decided to go ahead and do some nail art. I went with a bit of double stamping and dots 🙂

Butter London - The Sweet Spot, stamped
Butter London – The Sweet Spot, stamped

I stamped first with M Polish – Apricot Delight and then with Funky Fingers – Dark Knight using Bundle Monster plates BM-XL17 and BM-XL18.

I’m super pleased that this showed up in my box and it makes me want to try the rest of the polishes in this set. Aside from the mini set, there are an additional 6 full sized polishes available with this set and I am loving them as well. You can view them all here: http://www.butterlondon.com/Collections/Arm-Candy/

The only bad thing is that this particular polish is only available as a mini. This is one thing Butter London does that drives me absolutely bananas. They release these gorgeous pretties as part of a mini set and then don’t release them as full-sized. It’s a shame, because I would nab a full sized bottle of The Sweet Spot in a heartbeat.

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keeyoh
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Gorgeous color and beautiful swatch!

Michelle Chouinard
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Gorgeous mani. The layered stamping is perfect, and that’s not easy to do!

Tracey
Guest

Beautiful colour and a super pretty mani 🙂

Karen
Guest

This color is so you! I love what you did with it. So beautiful.

Shawna
Guest

What a nice neutral shade, and I love the mani you created!!!

Jenne from Polished Pathology
Guest

Everyone is doing awesome stamping lately! I love that dusty rose too, it’s gorgeous with your skin tone

Sue
Guest

Lovely!!! Love the base color and design. Its nicely and neatly done. You really nailed it!

Tiffany ~ PolishandPaws
Guest

Your mani is so pretty!! I love these dusty rose colors too, I will wear them year round.

Moni'sMani
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Love this mani!

Amy
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What a great transition shade. It’s perfect for summer to fall!

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