Middle Aged Beauty Queen

Venique Side Walk Surfer ~ Color of Summer 2012

Posted on: July 18, 2012

I know that Pantone and Sephora have named tangerine as the color of 2012, but I think this blue-green turquoise has got to be the color of summer 2012.

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This is a gorgeous turquoise, and like all Venique polishes, it goes on like glass and wears like iron. So pretty, to me this color screams summer, along with the other colors in the mini kit from Venique. I did this manicure about a week ago, from this same kit. The kit is called Color of Desire. ($14 on my Nail Polish for Sale page)

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I do have a couple of other turquoise in my collection, but they are not even close to this color. I have Zoya Wednesday, and Color Club Age of Aquarious, Wednesday is much lighter and Age of Aquarious is more green. In fact I wore that for St. Patrick’s Day. It is that green.

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All in all, I have enjoyed this mini kit from Venique. The colors are unique enough that I don’t have anything like them in my collection and they are spot on for this great summer of 2012. I have not used Havanah Glam as it is a copper-y, bronze-y color that usually doesn’t look so hot on my skin. Maybe as the summer goes on and I get darker, I might try it.
I know that Butter London, Venique and Zoya all follow my blog. Thank You for that. I would like to make a suggestion for the mini kits you guys sell. Would you please include a full size brush? I like the mini kits. I think they are a great way to try a polish, especially I think they are great for trendy colors, but I would freakin love them if you included a full size brush. I don’t think I have giant nails, I know they are bigger than my Mom’s, but she is a little bitty person. I am not. If you included a full size brush I could clean it with polish remover after using, if people don’t want it, they don’t have to use it. But I for one, think your sales would go up, if you included the full size brush. I cannot stand the little, teeny, tiny brushes. That has kept me from buying more than one mini set. OPI, cough, cough.

20120718-121049.jpgThis is my Mom as a little girl

    . She looks exactly the same. This is another picture I like, makes me happy, so I’m including it today.

    Thank for stopping by. 💅

4 Responses to "Venique Side Walk Surfer ~ Color of Summer 2012"

Agreed. Cough cough. On the OPI comment. Lol. Also LOVE the Venique!!! We just ordered the full size collection for the salon, and the turquoise will be the 1st one that I use on myself! They have another one that I love in that color family! It’s late and I’m in bed and can’t think of it right now. Lol

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Thanks Jenni, it is a great color, you will love it! thanks for stopping by and the comment. Xoxo

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My salon just ordered the full size collection, and I can’t wait to get my hands on them!!!

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