Month of Untrieds: Barielle – Going to the Chapel Swatch and Review

Barielle - Going to the Chapel

White is one of my favorite colors to use as a background for nail art, but I rarely actually use it because I find most white polishes to be an exercise in frustration when it comes to application. I’m always trying new ones to try to find one that I can tolerate. My most tolerated one for painting with to this point was, ironically, one of the cheapest ones out there: Sinful Colors – Snow Me White – even with it, I generally have to rely on my top coat to smooth it and level it out.

During the Christmas sales Barielle was doing these crazy-good-amazing deals with 5 (full sized!) polishes for $5.00/free shipping. This made them exceedingly hard to pass up so I am now the proud owner of a ton of Barielle polish. One of those new colors happened to be a white called Going to the Chapel and with some trepidation I decided to try it out today!

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I Know What I Wore for Christmas Last Year… But I Can’t Show You.

Christmas a la Barielle

So, yeah. I spent a lot of time early in December, trying to decide what the crown jewel of my Christmas manicures would be. The special one I’d have on for Christmas day (yes, these are they types of thoughts that consume me, don’t judge!). Then there was the sickness. Which lead to the exhaustion. Which lead to me wearing a chipped manicure for almost 4 days (7 days total!). Sadly, it didn’t get any better.

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White and gold manicure with berries

Winter Berry nails featuring OPI - Don't Touch my Tutu

I participated in a Secret Santa with my ladies from the BHB and my amazing Santa got me a polish that had been on my wishlist for at least 6 months. It’s hardly shocking that it is like the first polish I tried out, right?

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