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Duty Free Treats!

28 May 2014

While I managed to resist the MAC and Benefit stalls on the way to Corfu, I couldn't resist a couple of the in-flight treats on the way home! I managed to nab a DKNY perfume set and a gorgeous set of OPI polishes as a post holiday treat.



I absolutely love the DKNY Be Delicious fragrances. I already had a bottle of the Red Delicious, but my original green Be Delicious had run out, and I'd wanted to try the Fresh Blossom scent for ages so I couldn't let these pass me by! Not only are the bottles super pretty, the scents are divine. Be Delicious smells exactly like crisp apples, whereas Fresh Blossom has a much more subtle floral scent, yet it still has a hint of that fresh fruity fragrance we've come to expect from the Delicious range.





How pretty are these? I've never tried OPI polishes before, and these cute mini bottles were just calling to me!



Here I've swatched Tickle My France-y, Passion, and Charged up Cherry. Tickle My France-y is a lovely mink shade which is most visible on my little finger in the picture below. Passion is a barely there pink. I've swatched it with two coats below and it seems to mainly be a 'your nails but better' shade. Charged up Cherry is a vibrant cherry pink, it's really eye-catching!




Cajun Shrimp is a shocking hot pink which would look great if I'd managed to get any sort of tan in Corfu at all! Malaga Wine and Lincoln Park After Dark are much more autumnal shades, a gorgeous deep crimson red, and a purple so dark it's almost black. I was really impressed with the formula of these polishes. They were incredibly easy to apply, and I didn't find them to be streaky at all.




I can definitely see myself broadening my nail polish collection to include some more OPI polishes, these miniatures have given me a great introduction to the brand!





Are you a duty free fiend? What's your favourite thing to pick up in airports?



5 comments:

  1. I love OPI polishes, Tickle My France-y looks beautiful!!
    I really like the Delicious range too, fruity scents are my thing :)
    Lovely buys!!

    Jess xo

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  2. Great buys! I love the look of that OPI nail polish set! :)

    Telina | Love, Telina

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  3. Oh wow what lovely buys... love the DKNY duo xx

    Gemma ♥ | Miss Makeup Magpie

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  4. the OPI polishes are just the cutest!!! :D
    I still need to pick up a few of them to try!!!
    good on you for resisting the other counters! ;)
    xo
    Alice

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