Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Cirque Colors x Nordstrom Magic Hour Pop-In Curated by Olivia Kim

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It's my pleasure to present to you Cirque Colors exclusive to Nordstrom collection. Created for their Pop-In shop series, this "Magic Hour" Pop-In is curated by Olivia Kim, director of creative projects and Opening Ceremony veteran. Introducing seven exclusive shades inspired by lights, music and the warmer months ahead. Go bold with one of our UV reactive holographics or embellish any nail look with one of our festival-inspired glitters.

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 Cirque Colors (from left to right) FLASH, Sun Dog, PLUR, Twilight, Phosphors, Electric Sky, Discotheque


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 I wanted a simple but striking design that showed off all 4 of these gorgeous holos! 
PLUR (LE) Limited Edition: A neon pink with a holographic finish
Sun Dog (LE) Limited Edition: A vivid tangerine with a holographic finish
FLASH (LE) Limited Edition: A neon chartreuse with a holographic finish
 Twilight (LE) Limited Edition: A bright blue with a holographic finish

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 Love how it turned out! Each one has excellent formula with opaque coverage in 1-2 coats.
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 My lighting dulls the holo, but they are all fantastic and holo-y in sunlight!
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 I decided to hand place the glitters from each of the three glitter toppers. Index and Pinky have stars from Electric Sky, Middle nail has shapes from Phosphors. Ring finger has shapes from Discotheque.
Electric Sky (LE) Limited Edition: A glitter overcoat made with white stars and iridescent sparkle
Phosphors (LE) Limited Edition: A glitter overcoat made with white glitter in various shapes and sizes
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 Discotheque (LE) Limited Edition: A glitter overcoat made with silver holographic glitter in various shapes and sizes
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 Yesterday I actually went to the downtown Seattle Nordstrom to check out the Pop-In Shop for myself!
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 YAY! Nail polish fiends unite! Here they are! *Note* NOT color accurate, the lighting in here was pretty psychedelic! :P
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 Fun right? Are you going to grab some of these?
 Obviously I decided to show these off with a nail art design. You can find excellent straight up swatches at The Polishaholic and Vampy Varnish.

About Pop-In@Nordstrom Curated by Olivia Kim -- Nordstrom's wave-chasing, Prada-wearing, tattoo-collecting Director of Creative Projects -- Pop-In@Nordstrom is an ongoing series of themed pop-up shops showcasing independent designers online at Nordstrom.com and select retail locations.

Available now through April 19 at nordstrom.com. You can also find them at the following locations:

Downtown Seattle
500 Pine Street
Seattle, WA 98101
206.628.2111


Bellevue Square
100 Bellevue Square
Bellevue, WA 98004
425.455.5800


San Francisco Centre
865 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.243.8500


Garden State Plaza
501 Garden State Plaza
Paramus, NJ 07652
201.843.1122


Oakbrook Center
10 Oakbrook Center
Oak brook, IL 60523
630.571.2121


Tyson's Corner Center
8075 Tysons Corner Center
McLean, VA 22102
703.761.1121


NorthPark Center
8687 North Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75225
214.231.3900


The Plaza at King of Prussia
190 North Gulph Road
King of Prussia, PA 19406
610.265.6111      

17 comments:

  1. I love what you did with the glitters! So creative!

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  2. Victoria, those hand-placed glitters send this already-cool mani into the stratosphere, artistically speaking! I am really enjoying the many negative space mani's I've been seeing lately... including this one. <3

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  3. So fun! Makes me happy just looking at it.

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  4. This is such a fun use of these polishes! Your final design is amazing!

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  5. I love that there aren't any pastels in this set. Love your mani, especially with the glitter toppers placed.

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  6. Love that you actually when to the shop to take pictures :D love your nail-art and this collection too :) Do you know if they're somewhat similar to last year's shades Panacea, Powwow, Cerrillos... :)

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  7. DANG girl I am loving this nail art! I love how you have such a simple concept and turn it into serious rad art! Bravo :)

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  8. They're so beautiful! I love your mani, the colours pops out by contrast. So perfect!

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  9. hmm, just looked at Cirque's website, I wonder how different Powwow and Luminous Owl are to the new pink and orange here?...

    Great post and love your design!! Love that you took pictures of your manicure with the display too, hehe!

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  10. Very pretty nail art :) I love the pop of negative space!

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  11. They are all gorgeous, I love Twilight! :-) And your manicure is beautiful! :-)

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  12. The nail art is so fresh and Springy! Discotheque is such a fun glitter, I love these diamond pieces in it.

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  13. These are beautiful colours and that mani is PERFECT!

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  14. I love these colours! And your nail art is so bright and cheerful! Love it <3

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  15. Oh! Cirque with the neons!! Love your blocking design it makes me want summer to come a little faster!!

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  16. These colors are gorgeous!!! I love how they sparkle, your mani is so colorful and fun for summer! :D

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