12/24/12

Zoya Lovely Collection (Pictures, Swatches, Review)

Happy Christmas Eve to those who celebrate!!  

Today I have Zoya's  Lovely Collection (new for Spring 2013) to show you!  Yes, we are in the middle of the holidays right now, but I am already looking forward to Spring and all the colors that come with it. This collection epitomizes Spring to me- pastels in cremes and shimmers done perfectly by Zoya:
Zoya Lovely Collection Spring 2013

Here are some pictures of them on!

Piaf is a really pretty color and difficult to describe. Is it yellow? Gold? Do I see green in this?  Let's check in with Zoya for the exact description:  "Fresh Forsynthia yellow metallic" is how they describe it, and that sounds about right to me. This shimmer polish covered completely in just 2 layers. Fantastic formula: 
Zoya Piaf
Zoya Piaf

Next is Gei Gei (or is it 'Gie Gie' as my bottle says?  The press release says Gei Gei, so I will go with that for now),  a perfect, cool toned pink shimmer ("blushing cherry blossom metallic" says Zoya). Beautiful coverage, again in just 2 layers:
Zoya Gei Gei

Then there is Julie (is it me, or is this one of the most 'normal' named Zoyas? :)  Julie is a cool lavender metallic shimmer polish ("soft wisteria"- Zoya)
Zoya Julie

Blu is next, and OMG- you need this polish. Not only is it a pastel in the prettiest soft baby blue shade ("hyacinth blue creme"- Zoya), it applies super smooth and even. NO streaking whatsoever, which you know is almost always an issue with these types of shades. Fantastic coverage in just 2 layers of polish on this one as well:
Zoya Blu

Neely is a "Spring green" creme polish.  It's cool and minty and very wearable. With a jelly-creme consistency, this applied very nicely in 2 layers as well:
Zoya Neely

Lastly, we have Jacqueline. This color is described by Zoya as "magnolia nude creme". So completely beautiful and shiny. Maybe it's because it's Christmas Eve as I type this, but this color reminds me of eggnog! (Look for my post tomorrow where I will use it as the base for my Christmas nail art!).  Very great coverage in 2 layers of polish, however I did 3 for this photo below:
Zoya Jacqueline

Super stellar collection from Zoya!  These colors make me look forward to Spring and all that will come with it!

***Disclosure: Product provided for review***

14 comments:

  1. I can't wait to get my hands on julie! It's my favorite of this collection by far! I love lilac colors!!

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  2. These ARE lovely!! I actually love every single one. I can't wait until these come out! :)

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    1. Hahahaha...you are so right Jenn, this collection is aptly named ;) You will not regret owning all of them!!

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  3. Piaf is stunning! Would you say Gei Gei is similar to OPI Pedal Faster Suzi?

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    1. Very similar except I'd say Gei Gei is way more pigmented and full coverage. I remember having to use a lot of layers of Pedal Faster :)

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  4. Loving these, especially the cremes! Thanks for the gorgeous swatches! :)

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  5. These are so beautiful!!! Fantastic swatches, I can't wait to try this collection!!

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