Tuesday, 2 March 2010

Nubar Peacock Feathers "A Beautiful Lady"

Hi everyone,

I hope you are all doing fine!
Me is doing oke and I'm already working for two days. Time flys.
Free days and weekends are gone before I know and normal
life starts every Monday morning.
But I have an awesome job and a bunch of sweet colleques so
nothing to complain over here.

This mani I made this past weekend.

I grabbed one of my Nubars and started!
I used Peacock Feathers a awesome polish.
So easy to apply if you have a steady hand which I didn't had.
But with some clean-up afterwards it looks fine to me.

Peacock Feathers is a purple-green-blue colored duochrome polish.
It's so amazing, the color changes from one to another.
Its so magnificent to wear. I'm staring at my nails constantly balancing
them into the light.............
I was ready after 3 coats and I love it.

I read something on internet about "Feathers of a Peacock":
The feathers of the peacock are composed of many colors, including Crescent sheens of bright blue and green. The shimmering color of the peacock feather is due to a phenomena known as interference. Each feather consists of tiny flat flat branches. When light shines on the feather, we see thousands of glimmering colored spots, each caused by minuscule bowl-shaped indentations. This same principle is also responsible for vibrant shimmering colors of butterflies, pheasants, birds of paradise and humming birds. Recreating the unique color of the peacock feather has posed a challenge to artists and ceramists for centuries.

(this info and photo I derived from Tony Hill)

So far for now. I hope you liked my post!
Thank you for vising me again and I will see you next time.
Have a great day.


  1. That color is so gorgeous!

  2. You captured it WONDERFULLY in your pictures.

  3. Beside the pretty polish & nails, I really loved the story. I have so much fun reading blogs, not only lurking around for pictures or so -_- Thank you so much for that <3

  4. Beautiful! Loved this entry!

  5. i love love love peacock feathers! gorgeous look

  6. Wat een fantastische kleur!

  7. Wat een bijzondere kleur! Vind het een hele mooie, ik zou er zelf ook de hele dag naar staren :)

  8. Beautiful nails, nail polish and photos. =)

  9. wow this is so gorgeous!!! wish nubar was cheaper!!

  10. Moooooi! Geweldig ook die veren!
    Fijn dat het weer wat beter met je gaat :)

  11. Your nails are so lovely! That polish is gorgeous.

  12. @ Gildedangel: Thank you for your loyal visit and comments.

    @ Scandalous: Thanks, yes I tried to capture it and it worked out pretty well I guess!

    @ Crystaliciousss: Yes me too, awesome polish.

    @ Kyosuke: Thank you Guillaume for reading it. I like doing little stories sometimes but do not have always time for it. And thanks for your compliment. Your welcome!

    @ L: Thanks for reading my post and your comppliment!

    @ EvilAngel: Thank you Angel :-)

    @ Angie: :-))) Thanks!!! It's a fine and beautiful duochrome color and polish!

    @ Xibalbasblog: Ja prachtig is ze!! Echt een geweldige duochroom.

    @ Beauty Vibes: Klopt dat blijf je doen, ze is echt prachtig om naar te kijken, hoe de kleur wisselt van de een naar de andere kleur. Ik ben er gek op.

    @ Nihrida: Thank you for your sweet comment! I try to make something nice of it all. I like doing my blog and making pictures and try to keep my nails in good shape.

    @ raw_veganlondoner: Yes I think so too, thank you! I paid $7,49 for it. Bought it on Ebay.

    @ Linnie: Dank je meiske! Ja leuk heh......maakt het een beetje meer levendig. Dank je voel me weer helemaal goed :-)

    @ Lauren: I can understand why ;-) Thanks!

    @ Skulda: Thank you for your sweet and kind compliment! And yes this polish is great. I'm in love with it.

  13. I'm drooling over this color, your nails are gorgeous!

  14. @ Jackie S.: Ohh thank you so much for your compliment! It is indeed a gorgeous color.

  15. I love how multi-faceted this polish is, and thanks for the interesting bit of info about peacock feathers! :)

  16. @ witoxicity: This is also a amazing polish! I still be surprised everytime I had a look at it. The shades changing, gorgeous......this ia real addicting polish for me.
    Thank you! It's nice to hear you liked the little story.

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