Friday, November 20, 2015

ellagee: The Holiday Wishes Collection

Press Sample

Good morning, dear readers! This week seems to have drug on forever, and I am so glad today is Friday! My in-laws will be arriving later today and will be spending time with us all next week leading up to the Thanksgiving holiday. My boys adore them, and I am excited to see their faces when they arrive.

For today's blog post, I have a beautiful collection by ellagee to share with you. The Holiday Wishes Collection is a five-piece collection with a special sixth colour that is a limited edition bonus shade added to all purchases of the full collection during Black Friday weekend only.
This gorgeous collection boasts holographic nail lacquers in holiday colours but with a softer vintage feel. It reminds me of Christmases of yesteryear, especially those from the old A Christmas Carol and A Christmas Story films. Let's check out the colours, shall we?

Hearth and Home
A sparkling rose gold / soft copper with intense linear holographic shimmer

It is impossible to pick a favorite polish from this collection, but Hearth and Home is definitely in my top five picks (see what I did there?)! It is a fabulous choice for when I want to wear a very toned down colour that isn't nude! I enjoy true bright golds, but this softer version has stolen my heart. The formula was fantastic, and I used two coats for these photos.

Health and Comfort
A sparkling royal blue with intense linear holographic shimmer

There are blue holographic polishes, and then there is Health and Comfort. I've see a lot of blue holo shades, but something about the vintage twist on this shade really sets it apart from the rest. I used two flawless coats for these photos.

Happiness and Love
A sparkling rosy coral with intense linear holographic shimmer

I LOVE Happiness and Love! This softer red shade is so beautiful! There are so many classic bright red shades this season, and Happiness and Love is a refreshing change. I had no issues with the formula- it applied nicely for me; I used two coats for these photos.

Family and Friends
A sparkling purple with intense linear holographic shimmer

I hope everyone has "Family and Friends" as glorious as this shade! I wasn't sure how I would feel about a vintage purple hue, but I dig this! The formula was great, and I used two coats for these photos.

Peace and Joy
A sparkling sea green with intense linear holographic shimmer

Peace and Joy is definitely another favorite from this collection. I love all things that remind me of the ocean, and this fabulous blue-green shade is perfect! The formula was fantastic like the rest of the collection,; I used two coats for these photos.

Customers that purchase the full five-piece collection shown above over Black Friday weekend will receive the bonus shade, Holiday Wishes 2015.

Holiday Wishes 2015
A sparkling silver with intense linear holographic shimmer

I definitely need more silver polishes in my collection! It's a shade that always seems to fly under my radar, and I put on something like Holiday Wishes 2015 and I wonder how that is even possible. This shade is amazing! It is only available as a limited edition gift with purchase of the full collection Black Friday weekend, and you don't want to miss out! The full collection is strikingly beautiful, and I definitely encourage picking all of these up for your collections!


The Holiday Wishes Collection launches Friday, November 27th at 12am CST on the ellagee website here.

What do you think of the vintage twist on the classic holiday shades? What are your must-have colours?

Until next time, dear readers, have a wonderful day!
XO!

5 comments:

  1. Peace and Joy is such a pretty blue.

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  2. Hearth and Home! Need! Beautiful swatches

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  3. your nails are to die for, and these colors are gorgeous!! I know where my holiday money is going!!

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  4. these are all so pretty. I'd love to see a gradient with them. Hinthint.

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  5. They are all so pretty but I fell in love with Hearth and Home and Holiday wishes.

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