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So this week is all about sparkle and couture. With a beauty Christmas ball happening on Thursday #SundayNails had to complement the gown, which is a gorgeous navy with gold, blue and white embellishments.
A spree in Selfridges on Friday resulted in a very special nail haul from Dior. This gorgeous manicure duo is exclusive to Selfridges, also available online.
I have never experimented with nail embellishments that much before so this was going to a bit more technical than the usual #SundayNails mani.
I started today’s look with NailsInc Kensington Caviar Basecoat, two coats of Diorific Vernis Or and generously sprinkled and patted with the Dior Crystal Pearls. I was quite shocked at how easy this look was to achieve and can highly recommend trying it. I felt that the look was a little much for all nails so opted for the accent ring finger. I’m really hoping that the crystals hold until Thursday for the ball.
The gold is a really beautiful shade and a results in lovely shimmer effect. It is however very similar to the OPI shade I posted a few weeks ago Up Close and Personal.
#SundayNails 3 November 2013
Basecoat – NailsInc Kensington Caviar
Colour – Diorific Vernis Or from Diorific Manicure Duo
Top Coat – Seche Vite
Embellishments – Diorific Crystal Pearls from Diorific Manicure Duo

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  1. Oh my gosh.. i love the pearl as the accented nail <3!
    Plus your nail art is perfect! Perfect cuticles and smoothness!
    I do share the same interest on nail art, please visit my blog at readysetpolish.wordpress.com πŸ˜€

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Outside of my avatar as the Secret Beauty Insider I am a professional Beauty Marketeer and work closely with celebrity make-up artists, beauty journalists and international beauty & fragrance brands and glossy magazines. I have worked in the industry for over 11 years and pride myself on my Highly professional attitude. Throughout my career, I have collaborated with many of the world's top beauty houses on their advertising campaigns and launch strategies including Chanel, Dior, Estee Lauder, MAC, Clinique, Clarins, Creme de la Mer, Urban Decay, Benefit, Givenchy, Guerlain, Lancome, Bobbi Brown etc... My approach to beauty and my signature look is best described as a classic with a girly understated twist. I am addicted to nail varnish and can't leave the house without my key beauty staples (Carmex, Chanel Lip gloss, Nars duo concealer, Urban Decay 24/7 pencil in perversion and Chanel Allure) My blogs are filled with hints, tips and product reviews. You can also discover my nail blog at SundayNails.com

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