Middle Aged Beauty Queen

NOTD~Gosh Dusty Rose & OPI Dulce de Leche (#3 Toasted Almond)

Posted on: March 22, 2012

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This is #3 on the list of Top 5 Nail Trends (Allure magazine).
I have a half and half with Gosh Dusty Rose (on pinky & ring) and OPI Dulce de Leche on the rest of my fingers. My right hand is opposite.
Allure magazine has listed the top 5 nail trends for summer 2012. They are:
1. Hot coral
2. Lilac
3. Toasted Almond
4. Muted Teal
5. Creamsicle
I must say I can’t argue with this list. The example they used for the toasted almond look was OPI’s Did You Ear About Van Gogh from the new Holland collection.

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Tom Ford’s Toasted Sugar (Tom Ford polish is $30 a bottle. Really?)

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And from Zoya Farah

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I like my take on the Toasted Almond trend. I’m also currently obsessed with the half and half manicure. I haven’t seen this on anyone else, and I don’t know what else to call it. It started with me not being able to decide between a pink and an orange last week, so I used both. I loved the effect. And as I said in an earlier post, I got so many compliments, I had to do it again. I’ve already planned my next half and half but I will leave that as a surprise. Do you have a better name for this style of manicure? I would love to hear it!
As a side note, I had a job interview this week. I originally had a baby pink polish but my favorite daughter told me that was a no no for an interview, so I changed to the Dusty Rose by Gosh for the interview. After the interview I added the Dulce de Leche. Fingers crossed on getting the job. I’ll keep you posted!

2 Responses to "NOTD~Gosh Dusty Rose & OPI Dulce de Leche (#3 Toasted Almond)"

Lovely nail polishes, hopefully you do get the job.

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Thanks Cristina, fingers crossed! And toes! 😉

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