When I first started collecting nail polish, China Glaze was one of the first brands that I focused on. I knew that it would be hard to get some of the more sought after shades like those from the OMG Collection, so I searched out other colors that I came across on makeupalley. Do you guys remember when Sephora by OPI put out Metro Chic? It was pretty much impossible to get for a while, and then I saw people talking about how similar it was to China Glaze Channelesque. Well, that is when it went on my list, and I started looking for it at my beauty supply stores. Imagine my surprise when one day I found multiple bottles in some forgotten corner at one of my favorite beauty supply stores. Let me show you some swatches because I talk more about this polish.
China Glaze Channelesque is a beautiful mushroom purple taupe. Can you imagine how awesome this color must have been when it first came out? This polish is part of the Creme Couture Collection from 2004. The formula wasn’t all that great until I added a few drops of thinner. After I looked at my pictures, I noticed that I got a few bubbles and streakiness from the top coat that I used…in case you were wondering. Then I decided to do some stamping with Essie Nothing Else Metals and my Lantern & Wren Clear Jelly Stamper. I think it turned out pretty well, don’t you think?
Speaking of old China Glaze collections, have you heard that China Glaze is doing a re-release of the OMG Collection?!
It looks like there will only be 6 colors, but hopefully they do them justice. I think that it’s kind of lame not to do the whole 12 color collection…right???? Anyway, I am excited to get my hands on these. What’s your biggest nail polish lemming? If you want to join me for Vintage Polish Friday, don’t forget to use the hashtag #vintagepolishfriday on IG so I can see your mani. Thanks so much for stopping by today, and I will talk to you soon!
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