Once I began frankening these matte polishes, I couldn’t stop!
Today I have a few more members of our “matte family”. I think these will be the final bunch…for now.
As with the rest of the “family”, these were all made with Nailtek Foundation II as a base, and pigment for the colors.
And our family wouldn’t be complete without a purple. When I originally decided to do a purple, I was aiming for a dusty grey shade. I fell in love with this cheery grape and didn’t have the heart to tone it down.
Every family has a problem child, and the last polish is it. It seemed like a good idea to include a yellow in the matte collection, but it proved to be a challenge. After a lot of experimenting, I ended up with a weird golden olive color. I wasn’t sure if I liked it or not, but after swatching it, it’s grown on me. I used black, yellow and gold pigments. The gold shimmer is prominent even though this polish has a flat finish…giving it an “antique” look. Definitely not a color for everyone…but I thought I’d include it since it was different!
I had a lot of fun making these matte polishes…I hope you enjoyed them! <3