Swatch-It: How Fashion’s Night Out Got the Best of Me

Many of you were so kind as to join me for a lovely night of fashion chatting during Fashion’s Night Out. But did you know that, earlier that same day, I succumbed to the limited edition release that was Chanel Provocation? I suppose you did not, which is why I will show it to you now.

I give you, my very first Chanel Nail Polish: Provocation

IMG 2233 1024x1024 Swatch It: How Fashions Night Out Got the Best of Me Now, I had wanted to purchase the matching lipstick as well, but I refrained (seeing as I have about 7 other goth/vamp/90′s inspired lipsticks in my collection – Comment if you’d like to see them all). Isn’t it lovely how Chanel makes up for their overpriced brand markup by giving you a lovely pouch for your nail polish? Yes, I thought so too!

IMG 2232 1024x1024 Swatch It: How Fashions Night Out Got the Best of MeThe color in the bottle seems very darkened berry toned in the bottle, but I find it looks quite different when worn on nails.

IMG 2222 1024x1024 Swatch It: How Fashions Night Out Got the Best of MeIt dried to a very deep almost-brown merlot color that is very pretty for fall. As far as quality, I have to say that I was pleased (thankfully, I was afraid I was paying loads for those little intertwined c’s & not much for a little QC). The color was mostly opaque in one coat (I applied two) and dried very quickly to a smooth glossy finish.

IMG 2223 1024x1024 Swatch It: How Fashions Night Out Got the Best of MeOverall I’d have to say I’m pleased as blackberry punch over this splurge!

What beauty item have you splashed out for? Were you happy about your purchase?

 

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