Middle Aged Beauty Queen

NOTD: Barry M Blue Moon

Posted on: August 27, 2013

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Blue Moon from Barry M is one of the Barry M polishes I have wanted for a very long time. I kicked myself for not ordering the time I ordered directly from Barry M’s website. I’ve always wanted this polish because I love the light blue color with a slight pink shimmer but also I’d always heard this was a great dupe for CHANEL Riva. I know Barry M did a dead on dupe for Paradoxal so I have high hopes for Blue Moon and CHANEL Riva being similar. Notice I said similar, not dupes. I can’t call it a dupe unless I can see them both with mine own eyes. I went to my favorite blog for CHANEL swatches Carla at caramelfrappe who has the most amazing collection of CHANEL nail polishes than even CHANEL themselves. Here’s her picture of Riva:

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I should have looked at her swatches first and I would have held mine the same, but this picture shows it better and you can see the slight pink shimmer in this picture.

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To me they look like they could be dupes and the difference I see in the color could be the different lighting. Dupes or not they are both beautiful polishes and I am so happy to have finally got my own bottle of Barry M Blue Moon. I bought it fromamazon.com for around $11.50.

I love Barry M nail paints as you all know and with the mailing situation it is getting harder and harder to get, but I have a great collection thanks to some great friends so I think I’m good, for now. They are always coming out with something new and different. You know me, I like different!

💅 As always, thanks for stopping by!

4 Responses to "NOTD: Barry M Blue Moon"

Blue moon was one of the polishes the Post Office destroyed 😦 I am still so mad at them! Glad you found a way to have it, but wish you could have had that one!

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Those are both beautiful polishes. Pale blue and Tiffany blues are my favorites. Thank you so much for your blog. It must take a long time,but I really enjoy your posts.

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Thanks!

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Hopefully they didn’t destroy it and someone from the Royal Mail is enjoying wearing it. I am so happy to have this one! Thanks so much DiNa for all the others ou did send. I love them all!

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