Saturday, March 17, 2012

Essie Navigate Her - Just in time for St. Paddy's Day!

I just barely got my nails done for St. Paddy's! A little late and with a little less flair than I was going to do but Essie's Navigate Her fits the American-Irish holiday quite nicely. The soft pastel green isn't so obnoxiously green that I would feel weird wearing for the next few days. It is a perfect creamy Spring pastel.  No wonder Essie put it in their Spring 2012 collection.

Normally, I'm pretty hard on pastel colors. They are not my favorite. I tire of "baby" colors, like baby pink or baby blue very easily. But, not this pastel green. I keep thinking up combos to pair this shade with . . . maybe a lovely lilac for some geometric color blocking? 

Well, enough of the holiday crap, when it comes down to it, Essie's Navigate Her fits right in with my nail polish collection. I have no other pastel greens and, of course, like other Essie formulas, this polish goes on streak free and only needs two coats to reach full opacity. Safe to say, I'm a little in love with this color. 


  1. I really love these! I'm seriously falling in love with green, which used to be on my least favorite colors list. I do love this shade and think I'll get it. It's perfect for spring!

    1. Agreed! I used to really dislike green before this polish! I love it!

  2. Ooooh, I think this a green hue that I could get used to! Love it on you. :)

    Have a beautiful Sunday!

    Love, Mandy xx

  3. Hi dear! Nice post :)

    There's a CHANEL GIVEAWAY on my blog, I'm waiting for you :)

  4. funny, i´ve seen this colour today already in two other bogs :)
    so nice!