Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Twinsie Tuesday: Crackle Polish

Yes, what I absolutely dread. This weeks Twinsie Tuesday was a real challenge: crackle polish.

I don't know what it is. But I absolutely dislike crackle polishes. They defeat the purpose of a polish. You know, the glossy, finished look. Man. It drives me nuts.

See that little pinky. Aha. That was the little accent, if you noticed.

Luckily, I won this polish set in a contest from Amandalandish. I don't know if I would be willing to go out and buy my very own crackle polish. As weird as it seems, I actually sort of like it. It's a bit different - because it's the vinyl remix!

The white and black polish came in a set Vinyl Remix. When the black crackles, it adds a color to it ^^ as you can see above. Both applied very smoothly. The white base was opaque in 2 coats and I just painted the black in the center for a different look instead of the traditional entire nail, and I'm sort of diggin' it.

All in all, I dislike crackle polishes. But this one is special to me. I won it!

What do you think of crackles?

Have you checked out the other Twinsie's crackle manis?
 Amanda at Amandalandish
Ashley at Art Evolve
Brandi at The Collegiate Nail
Chelsea at Nailed Blog
ChiChi at I''m just me...ChiChi
Cordia at Srsly Swatched
Katherine at Haul of Fame
Marisa at Polish Obsession
Meredith at Polish and Charms
Rachel at Top Coat It


  1. I love that you were able to use these and so cleverly so!

  2. It's a very lovely design, I love that the crackle isn't all over the nail!

  3. I love the design too, it's nice to see crackle used in a different way :)

  4. Congratulations again on your adorable design that won you the Vinyl Remix polishes!! :D It was seriously fab!

    Great mani! I am in love with this line of polishes!

  5. I love this design! If I ever use crackle again I might have to try this!

  6. I love this design! It's super cool and very unique.

  7. This looks awesome!!!!! I could get into the color changing crackle a little!

  8. This an amazing idea! Very edgy. :)

  9. *is an amazing idea. I can form a proper sentence!

  10. I really like the fact you didn't apply the crackle to the entire nail, it looks pretty cool!

  11. awesome design with the crackle!

  12. I want to try these but I never see them at my Walgreens. :(