Immediately I’ve a set to share that may be a private buy and sadly now not accessible, however hey, fairly photos! The Bee’s Knees Lacquer A Courtroom of Thorns and Roses 2.0 Assortment was initially supplied in thriller baggage in December 2021 after which later as overpour. I managed to get all of them. I’d like to share extra private purchases, however typically I ponder whether it is price it, particularly when many manufacturers have blanketed protection with PR. There’s a dramatic discount in site visitors for indie polish posts made after launch when one thing has already appeared in 1,000,000 locations already earlier than launch. So if I do put up private purchases it will be for issues the place it’s laborious to seek out swatches they usually weren’t despatched to swatchers earlier than launch, or no less than to comparatively few. It takes an enormous period of time to make a put up like this, no less than 40 hours of labor (portray, photographing, filming, modifying photos, IG reel modifying, weblog writing, Youtube modifying), along with the cash I spent, and I might fairly learn books or write articles for my day job than do this if nobody cares, haha. [Insert Cartman “I do what I want” gif here] If there are explicit issues you have an interest in, do let me know, and I can see if I’ve time to suit it in if I’ve the polishes. There has actually been a shift since I first bought into nail posting on-line 12 years in the past. What little is left has skilled viewers to consider it primarily as promoting (and worse but usually paid promoting which you’ll by no means see right here – this weblog is just not monetized and by no means shall be – I do not work as a paid worker for manufacturers and disrespect paid posts as a purchaser myself), however there it’s… Okay, sufficient of my outdated girl grumblings. I hope should you wished these you managed to get them and may use these pics to pin to your collections or if not you will discover them within the secondary market.
Initially system notes, since these are related. Usually Bee’s Knees Lacquer has a system that dries shortly and wears rather well for me. This is likely one of the primary causes I’ve continued to gather the polishes over time. There’s a good, dependable system that can make my manis fast to finish, particularly once I journey.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer A Higher Power 2.0 is a cotton sweet pink jelly with sparse holo microflakes and a mixture of multichrome iridescent flakes with predominantly pink-gold-green shifts. I wore it in 4 skinny coats and it had a little bit of seen nail line remaining. It might additionally work as a topper.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer Band of Exiles 2.0 is a gray-based jelly with red-green multichrome iridescent flakes and silvered lilac-to-green multichrome magnetic pigment. I wore it in 4 skinny coats magnetized and three unmagnetized however fewer will cowl. This additionally has a foiled impact when not magnetized. I really like that magnetic polishes like this provide you with a two-for-one choice.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer Band of Exiles 2.0 unmagnetized
Bee’s Knees Lacquer Goals That Are Answered 2.0 is a white jelly with turquoise-blue-indigo multichrome iridescent shimmer and a mixture of multichrome iridescent flakes. I wore it in 4 skinny coats and it had a tiny little bit of seen nail line. This one was significantly in style once I posted dwell swatches on IG reels.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer Excessive Girl of the Night time Courtroom 2.0 is an amethyst jelly with holo microflakes and aqua-blue-indigo multichrome iridescent flakes. I wore it in 4 skinny coats, however fewer will cowl.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer I will Discover You within the Subsequent World 2.0 is a brown-black jelly with red-orange-gold-green multichrome iridescent shimmer and holo microflakes. I wore it in three skinny coats, however two will cowl.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer I’ve Been Searching for You 2.0 is a cobalt blue jelly with holo microflakes and aqua-blue-indigo multichrome iridescent flakes. I wore it in three skinny coats, however two will cowl. This one will stain dry pores and skin, however not the nails themselves. The bottom may be very pigmented, so it primarily comes throughout as a blue with holo microflakes and the shift on the iridescent flakes is much less apparent.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer Mittengard Wyrm 2.0 is a copper linear holo with pink-gold-green multichrome iridescent microflake shimmer. I wore it in 4 skinny coats, however two or three will cowl. Ah, an excellent, metallic linear holo! I have been lacking these recently and this was a beautiful one.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer She Would Not Go Gently 2.0 is a deep burgundy brown jelly with red-green multichrome iridescent flakes and silvered pink-to-green multichrome magnetic pigment. I wore it in 4 skinny coats magnetized and three unmagnetized however fewer will cowl. This polish is likely one of the most metallic foils I’ve ever seen when unmagnetized – simply beautiful!
Bee’s Knees Lacquer She Would Not Go Gently 2.0 unmagnetized
Bee’s Knees Lacquer Weaver of the Woods 2.0 is a pea-soup-green jelly with a wide range of inexperienced and blue multichrome and duochrome iridescent flakes. I wore it in 4 skinny coats, however two or three will cowl.
Bee’s Knees Lacquer Whisper of Darkness 2.0 is a black jelly with blue-purple duochrome shimmer with holo microflakes and a wide range of multichrome iridescent flakes. I wore it in three skinny coats.
Now for dwell swatches!
I hope you loved seeing these polishes, even when they’ve come and gone. I might actually prefer to function polishes that are not essentially accessible anymore only for the pleasure of it, and never really feel so responsible or depressed concerning the mag-a-log facet of running a blog anymore. How do you are feeling concerning the state of social media and posting retired polishes proper now? Typically I feel I’m simply an outdated girl waving my cane considering this, however then I keep in mind, I truly am firmly center aged and have been posting nail stuff for over a decade now.
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