Remember last year when everyone dashed to Chanel counters to snag Nouvelle Vague after seeing Beyoncé wearing it in her "Why Don't You Love Me" video? Well, word on the beauty streets is that Mimosa, one of Chanel's latest nail colors that practically just hit counters (can't even find celebs...

I managed to get my hands on a bottle of Chanel Mimosa today so as soon as I got home I stripped off my old nail polish and got down to painting my nails yellow. As yellows go, Mimosa does have the merest hint of green at the back of it, but it's a difficult shade to catch properly. Sometimes...

I really wasn't happy with my first attempt at Chanel Mimosa - it was patchy and I was unsure just how much to load the brush so I didn't get the seamless finish that I think yellow nail varnish needs. If it isn't perfect, scrap it. David Barton gave me a great tip when I was moaning about not...

Today I have a few comparisons to ‘Riva' to show you using CHANEL's ‘Nouvelle Vague', Seophora by OPI's ‘Havana Dreams' and OPI's ‘What's With The Cattitude'. Before I obtained Riva, I assumed it would be similar to Nouvelle Vague, but the colour difference is quite obvious: Riva is...

I admit it, I bought in to the hype and bought "the" color of the season, Chanel Mimosa. This yellow is a bit more wearable than I had thought it would be, as it is a tad darker than most highlighters (I had feared it would be that ugly bright yellow highlighter color). It does have a little...

A basic look mixed with a few edgy accessories and the witches socks for a touch of fun! Skull and bones I was wearing: Top: Pretty Portobello, Skirt: Jigsaw, Shoes: Vivienne Westwood, Socks: Mary Quant, Bag + Scarf + Ring: Alexander McQueen, Belt: from Portobello Market. See you soon. x

Again, the blog would not be fun without my followers, sending you all a big special kiss and a huge thank you for your loyalty! Pretty Portobello, is stronger than never and I have a lot of ideas, thoughts and outfits to share with you in 2011! I hope you enjoy. Much Love. x

first santé event will take place at Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur, featuring a live performance by Nouvelle Vague. Other Le Méridien hotels will then host santé events over the next 24-hours as the sun begins to set in their destinations. Led by music producers Marc Collin and Olivier Libaux,...

Cartier's latest collection, Paris Nouvelle Vague, is inspired by Paris including the architecture of the Grand Palais, the Trocadero and Palais de Chaillot and the more playful ferris wheel and ballon stands found in the Jardin de Tulleries. The extensive collection is is made of of seven...

The fact is that when I saw Lisa Eldrigde wearing Chanel Mimosa in one of her glorious makeup vids, I knew I had to have it. Even when Laura (lollipop26) said she did not like it and ended giving it away, I had to have it. Yellow, vibrant, funny and happy nail polish, Chanel limited edition...

 

Related shopping