Friday, July 29, 2011

Tahiti Sunset on the South Florida Beaches

Hey everyone!!! It is FRIDAY!!! I am so excited. I don't have much planned for this weekend (the bf is working) other than lice checking but I am still excited. I like not having to get up and get ready for work. I am hoping that I can get my China Glaze drawer on swatchsicles and my spreadsheet so I can work on the overflow. We will see. I guess at some point we need to take the bf's daughter to get school clothes. I am not excited about shopping for clothes but I will find a way to get some polish shopping in too lol.

Today I have a Kleancolor polish for you all. I wasn't too familiar with this brand until it exploded (not literally) on the nail board. They have some awesome colors and there was a big sale on an etailer and now they are everywhere. I had never seen them in the wild and got my hands on a few when my lovely friend Silke sent me them. Since then I have located them in a store near my house so I am excited to have easier access to them. They smell like polishes of old which is a major complaint from many but honestly I hardly noticed the smell.


I used Tahiti Sunset for this mani. I am guessing it would be great as a layering polish. It is a bronze, yellow sort of color with red glitter and holo bars. When I first put it on it reminded me of mop water AFTER you just mopped a dirty floor. I happen to really like this polish even if it does look like dirty mop water.


I had already taken pictures of this polish but then we took the kids to the beach in the evening for a couple of hours. I decided since I had a great background I would just take more pictures for you all.


I used 3 coats trying to build the color a little more but it wasn't going to happen.


It was a really nice day out. We were sitting in the shade of a palm tree while the kids played near the shore. After awhile this couple came up and asked if we would share our shade. Then the man proceeded to wrap a towel around his waist and take his pants off then sit down. Ummm, this wasn't a nude beach thank you very much. After a couple of minutes he proceeded to put on his swim suit which was too close to a speedo style for my liking. The bf was freaking out a tad bit as this was all going down lol.


I took a lot of pictures but more than anything I really like the beach as a background.


After sitting on the shore I was bummed out that I didn't bring my swimsuit. When I saw how much seaweed was around I felt a little better. I really hate seaweed.


I should take beach NOTD pictures more often :)


And here is a normal more close up picture so you get a better view of the color. I figured I would have to show the polish without the distraction of pretty South Florida beaches.


I of course took some pictures of the beach for you all.


The water was nice.


The wind was just enough to make it seem less hot.


That's all for now :)

7 comments:

  1. Aw!!! Sun, Sea, Beach - I'll be there in a minute:) Tahiti Sunset is very pretty! Laughed very hard about the swim suit story. That can only happen to you:D

    xoxo

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  2. Come on over! We will hit the sand and burn because I don't tan :) Yes, only I would find the weirdo who decides to change in broad daylight. He also handed the lady a bikini so I am glad we left before she started to strip. Mind you the kids were not that far away.

    :)

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  3. LOL!!! And I don't tan either:)

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  4. Beach! You should take more beach NOTD photos--show me what I'm missing. :) I'm another one that doesn't tan, but I do like the beach.

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  5. I love the beach too but more so at night. I burn so easily and turn lobster when I am out for too long lol.

    I will try and get some more beach NOTD photos. The kids love the beach. I enjoy the pool most because there is no sea life nibbling on my limbs.

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  6. I'm so afraid to swim in the sea because of the movie Jaws!!!

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  7. hehe the sharks don't worry me as much as jellyfish (I was stung when I was a kid) and other litte things that nibble or brush against your legs. Litte weird things live in the seaweed and for some reason it just grosses me out. I have a strange notion though that if I am in the water around dusk it is dinner time for sharks and they might come looking but I am also crazy.

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