Literary Lacquers Relaunch Swatches & Review

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Hey everyone! Literary Lacquers is now able to open up her shop full time, no more pop up shops once a month! For the relaunch, I was sent a mix of returning favorites, new favorites, and core colors.

Fair warning, I'm going to be a broken record with the application and formula portion. They're all perfect...Amy can seriously do NO wrong!

Inspiration: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd. Designed with Kaitlin Vasatka.
Collection: Group custom
Description: Navy blue mega glitter holo
Application & Formula: Good formula, easy and smooth application. This is a glitter bomb, but it applies so nice and evenly.
Opacity: 2 coats
Purchase: HERE available until July 9th
Inspiration: Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery, published in 1908 
Collection: Green Gables Collection
Description: A murky teal linear holographic polish
Application & Formula: Perfect formula and application. No one does holo's like Amy!
Opacity: 2 coats
Purchase: HERE
Inspiration: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. Lettie is an eleven-year-old girl who just may have very well been eleven for a very long time.
Collection: The Ocean at the End of the Lane trio
Description: Soft turquoise holo with holo sparkle
Application & Formula: Perfect formula and application, easy and smooth application.
Opacity: 3 thin coats
Purchase: HERE
Inspiration: Neil Gaiman's The Ocean at the End of the Land and the character of the opal miner. The death of the miner is the catalyst for the awakening/actions of Skarthach.
Collection: The Ocean at the End of the Lane trio
Description: Blue/purple multichrome with holographic microflakes
Application & Formula: Formula is slightly thick but easily manageable. Application was smooth and easy.
Opacity: 3
Purchase: HERE
Inspiration: The hymn I'll Fly Away, designed with Tami Fournier
Description: A cyan linear holographic
Application & Formula: Perfect all around! First coat is slightly thin but building it up is easy.
Opacity: 3 thin coats
Purchase: HERE
Inspiration: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman and the persistent description of Ursula Monkton in her true form as Skarthach of the Keep as represented by tattered grey canvas.
Collection: The Ocean at the End of the Lane trio
Description: Matte light grey polish packed with silver flakes and glass fleck
Application & Formula: Good formula, usually mattes are too thick for my liking but this one was perfect. Easy and smooth application.
Opacity: 3 coats
Purchase: HERE
Collection: FREE mini bottle with $20 purchase, full sized bottle with $50 purchase, available until July 9th.
Description: Soft pink holo with holo microflakes
Application & Formula: Perfect all around! Good formula and smooth application.
Opacity: 2 coats

Shew..did you all make it through that? I tried to keep it short and simple because there's so many pics! Which are your favs?

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