butter LONDON Summer 2013 Swatches & Review!

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Hello again lovelies! I have a special post for you this afternoon! butter LONDON just announced their Summer 2013 collection this morning and I have swatches for you!

Honestly, when I first saw this collection 'Summer' didn't really come to mind.. but I get what they're trying to go for. Bronze, Sunkissed & Beachy. I have a LOT to say and show you so let's get started!

Poole - Robin's egg blue cream. Not the most unique in the collection, but if you're a blue gal and LOVE your cream polishes, this one is for you! Application wasn't too bad. The first coat was a bit streaky but by the time the second coat went on, everything smoothed out just fine! 



Sunbaker - Rust orange shimmer. This one is BY FAR the best one in this 6 piece collection! It totally screams Summer to me! Application was the easiest as well. Photo below shows two coats. 



Bit Faker - Full coverage bronze glitter. Unbelievably gorgeous! I used two coats for my photos below  & they are not kidding about it being full coverage! This would look AMAZING as an accent nail with Sunbaker! 




Champers - Rose gold shimmer. I was a little weary that this was going to be a close dupe for The Old Bill, but it's not! I'm always looking for a great rose gold polish & this is definitely one! Application was okay.. a little streaky but not too bad. Removal was a bit of a pain. Because of the ever so fine microglitter, it was everywhere! Photos below shows three coats.  




Marbs - Yellow Gold Microshimmer. This one is pretty unique in my opinion. I don't think I have ever seen a yellow shade like this before! Application was pretty good - Photo below shows two coats. 



Bobby Dazzler - My LEAST favorite in the collection. I love the fact that it's like a liquid silver, but I hated how it applied. It was streaky and unpleasant to work with. I recommend a good ridge filler base if you plan on purchasing this one! 

http://www.b-glowing.com/summer-holiday-collection-bobby-dazzler/


What do you think of the new butter LONDON Summer collection? See any that catch your eye?



Price - $15

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*Polishes provided for an honest review. All opinions are my own*

18 comments

  1. I'm not that excited about these except from Bit Faker which looks amazing!

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  2. Great swatches Jess! None of them are really screaming to me, but that's just because after being lacquer obsessed for so long, I've become jaded ;-) My fav is Poole, but I own so many similar to it!

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  3. I have to admit, I'm kind of disappointed by these. Great swatches though... thank you!

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  4. Confirmed! Sun Baker is my favorite. I know I have a few polishes that are similar but I really want this one. Thanks for posting the swatches.

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  5. great swatches.. you KNOW i love my blue Poole :D

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  6. I also love the rose gold one and the bit faker.. As well as my last comment from my personal account instead of my blog account lol... that blue is amazing!!!!!

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  7. Oooh your swatches make me want Bit Faker, Poole and Champers!

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  8. pretty swatches! I don't know how you manage- with polishes this metallic, there are always brushstroke issues for me. Poole is gorgeous, even if it is that For Audrey-ish color we have seen before. BitFaker is nice- I would love to see a comparison with Torch, a gorgeous orange with gold shimmer BL Nordstrom exclusive.

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    1. I don't have Torch or else I would compare! From looking at Cosmetic Sanctuary's swatch, it looks completely different though!

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  9. Sun Baker is my fave here! Love it.

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  10. Bit Faker looks really pretty.

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  11. While none is very unique, I am really liking Poole and Sunbaker.
    And all of these are really great swatches!!

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  12. Thanks to your post I not only need "Sunbaker" but looks like I should also get "Bit Faker" too for accent nail. Great post...thanks for sharing!

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  13. Oh my goodness, I must have every single color in this collection. I ADORE Butter London with a fiery passion.

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  14. I totally Sunbaker shines out the most from the entire collection. That's the one I'll be picking up!

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