Friday, April 17, 2015

Can I Get A Hoop! Hoop! for Neon Brights?

Inspired by the hottest exercise craze (and my newest hobby), hula hooping, I am excited to announce the upcoming release of my latest collection "Hoop! There It Is".
"Hoop! There It Is" is a super fun, extremely colourful collection of neon brights, coming just in time to pretty up your pedi's for the warm weather!
The collection consists of 10 neon bright cremes and one silver/holo/black/white glitter topper to add more variety to your mani's and pedi's.
Hoop! There It Is Collection of 11 - Launch Promo Price
Save $1 off each polish for a limited time! That's $121CAD for the 11 piece collection.
{Did I mention that includes free shipping within North America}
Get your sunglasses ready and check out the beautiful, drool worthy swatches* below, courtesy of Lisa at Cosmetic Sanctuary!
(Bottle shots by GirlyBits Cosmetics)
*All of the swatches are over a bare nail, and not over a white base
I've Got High Hoops is a bright blue creme with purple undertones. Best described as a deep periwinkle.
Summer cannot come fast enough for my new hooping obsession, especially for my family and dog. My "high hoops" have bounced off the ceiling and walls of my living room so many times now that everyone clears the room when they see me get my hula hoop out!

Get Indie Flow is a vibrant grape purple creme.
The merging of my two current loves inspired the creation of Get Indie Flow. I love 'Indie' anything, from polish to bath and body, to jewelry. Independent artists have my heart. And flow arts in general are simply mesmerizing. Finding my hooping flow is my long term goal.

Hip Hoop Hurray! is a neon violet purple creme.
In my excitement to dive right into my new hobby the day my custom hoops arrived in the mail (Hip Hoop Hurray!! hoop mail!!),  I failed to consider the injury possibilities.  Note to self: polish name inspirations should come after beginning a new exercise regime - see Thump Your Melons!

Don't Paddle Break A Nail is a bright pink creme with violet undertones.
Paddle-breaks is a hula hooping trick that I am really excited to learn. There are so many crazy variations of it and it just looks so cool and FUN! I have yet to succeed (remember I've Got High Hoops?) but I keep practising breaks and reversals and in the process I have come really close to breaking a few nails instead. Seems fitting!


You're My Hooper Hero is a hot pink neon creme, with coral undertones. SO bright and fun.
I was inspired by @smashley_spins to begin my ‪‎hoop journey‬, and I have since met lots of other fabulous hoop mamas. 

Hoop! There It Is is a neon coral/pink creme.
Named just because there had to be one called Hoop! There It Is, and I would LOVE a hoop this colour!!

Thump Your Melons is a fun neon orange creme that is perfect for summer!
This beauty was inspired by some of my failed attempts at chest and shoulder hooping. And Thump Your Melons is a much funnier name than "Give yourself a fat lip with your hula hoop"!

These Hips Don't Lie is a vibrant neon yellow creme.
No exciting inspiration for the name on this one, other than the song name seemed to suit the collection theme well! And I bet Shakira can hula hoop in her sleep with those hips!!

Hooperchondriac is a bright neon green creme.
Marrying one addiction with another - hooping and polish. I need help, but that's nothing new!

It's Hoop To Be Square is a vibrant neon lime green creme.
I bet it's hard to hula hoop with a square hoop. Unless you are Shakira. I bet she can do it!

You Spin Me 'Round is a super sparkly glitter topper with various sizes of black and white glitter, silver flakes and silver holographic dust in a clear base.
Just like my hula hoops spinning 'round and 'round, this versatile glitter topper will get around too. Get around the whole collection that is.

 The 'Hoop! There It Is' collection also looks incredible with our matte top coat, Polish Matte'rs, and might even be my favourite way to wear it.

But wait, how do they water marble you ask?! I have been told "Water marbling with these are the best ever!!"
Check out the ah-mazing job done by @lylynails below. Stunning!

Mark Your Calendars!
This Amazing Collection Will Be Launching On Sunday, April 19, 2015 At 12noon EDT.

Happy Shopping!
The Girly Bits Team
NOTE: Neon bright shades are notoriously difficult to photograph, Girly Bits Cosmetics bloggers have shared the swatch pictures that they feel is the best representation of the polish as they see it. Please keep in mind that while these are as accurate as possible, monitor settings can vary and they will look different on different screens. Girly Bits Cosmetics reports finding the biggest differences when viewing the same picture on a tablet vs. a PC or laptop.

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Saturday, January 10, 2015

Top 25 Sellers of 2014: Part Two

Yesterday we brought you Part One of our Top 25 Sellers of 2014. Today we finish off the list with our Top 10!

#10 Seriously Sassy ~ a royal purple jelly, with blue to purple colour shifting glitter. Created in collaboration with Sassy Shelly, for her 2 year blog anniversary.
Swatch courtesy of Sassy Shelly

#9 Ho-Ho-Hope ~ a violet/magenta linear holo.
Swatch courtesy of IG @lacquerloon

#8 No Such Thing As A Purple Problem ~ a grape purple jelly micro glitter with silver holo sparks, dark purple, copper and aqua shimmer.
Swatch courtesy of Globe & Nail

#7 Protect Your Girly Bits ~ a purple scattered holographic polish, accented with flashes of red micro glitter.
Swatch courtesy of Schette

#6 Shift Happens ~ a dramatic colour shifing topper in a sheer red-purple base.
Swatch courtesy of Manic Talons

#5 Eggnogoholic ~ a soft winter white with just the right amount of gold glitter.
Swatch courtesy of Chalkboard Nails

#4 D!ck In A Box ~ a deep charcoal gray tightly scattered holo.
Swatch courtesy of Set In Lacquer

#3 Too Hot For Pants ~ a glowy fuchsia-red jelly, loaded with red and fuchsia shimmer and holo micro glitter.
Swatch courtesy of IG @honeybee_nails

#2 Get Weaponized ~ a teal linear holo with purple and magenta iridescent sparkles. Created in collaboration with Nicole from Nail Polish Wars for her Two Year Blogaversary!
Swatch courtesy of Nail Polish Wars

#1 A Stripper Has Been Sleeping In My Bed ~ a clear based holo micro glitterbomb that will knock your socks off, or your stripper boots, which ever you favour. It is dense enough to be worn in 2-3 coats alone, or in one coat layered over your favourite colour. Created in celebration of our 2nd Anniversary (September 2013).
Swatch courtesy of Peachy Polish

Thank you, thank you, thank you again from the bottom of our hearts for your continued love and support. We are looking forward to bringing you many new and exciting shades in 2015!

Did your favourite make the Top 25? Let us know! 
(Even if it didn't, we would still love for you to share what your 
favourite Girly Bits shade is.)

~ The Girly Bits Team

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Friday, January 9, 2015

Top 25 Sellers of 2014: Part One

Happy 2015! We hope you had a wonderful holiday with your family and friends.

Where to begin!? 2014 was another fabulous year at Girly Bits Cosmetics and we have you, our loyal fans and customers to thank for that. We are so blessed to count you among the friends that we have connected with through our mutual love of all things nail polish.

We have once again complied our 25 Top Selling shades for your enjoyment. It is a good mix of Girly Bits classics and new favourites in various finishes and colours.

Please enjoy Part One of our review of the 25 Top Selling shades at Girly Bits Cosmetics for 2014. Since it is such a big list we have broken it down and are bringing you #25 to #11 today. Check back tomorrow for the Top 10!

#25 Frazzle Fixer ~ a healing cuticle oil containing carefully selected oils to nourish and protect cuticles and nail beds. Available in unscented and a variety of fruity and seasonal scents. (Okay so, our Frazzle Fixer is technically not a polish, but you obviously love it!)
Read Cosmetic Sanctuary's review of our Frazzle Fixer.

#24 I Hit My Bunny Phone ~ a multi-chrome stunner which shifts from deep royal purple, to violet, red, gold, and green.
Swatches courtesy of The Lazy Laquerista

#23 Auld Langs Wyne ~ a muted burgundy wine linear holo.
Swatch courtesy of Cosmetic Sanctuary

#22 What The Deuce? ~ a fun kelly green shimmolo.
Swatch courtesy of More Nail Polish

#21 Hocus Pocus ~ a magical holo top coat that can be layered over any colour to give it a holo effect.
Swatches courtesy of Copycat Claws

#20 Our Lips Are Sealed ~ a fluorescent pink shimmolo (pink holographic with violet and silver shimmer, plus silver holo sparks).
Swatch courtesy of Pointless Cafe

#19 Crantini ~ a bright, cranberry coloured holo with pinpoint holo sparkles.
Swatch courtesy of Makeup Withdrawal

#18 Twitterpated ~ a light purple foil/holographic with pink shimmer.
Swatch courtesy of Aglayanails

#17 Cosmic Ocean ~ a blue/green/purple duo-chrome, which is completely stunning and whose true beauty can not be captured by the camera. It looks amazing over dark blues and greens.
Swatch courtesy of Very Emily

#16 Accidental PPV ~ a silver holographic polish, accented with glowy blue shimmer and a subtle turquoise flash.
Swatch courtesy of PJ's and Polish

#15 Man Size Love ~ a deep periwinkle blue shimmolo (blue shimmer, holo sparks accented with turquoise and aqua micro glitter).
Swatch courtesy of Beauty Judy

#14 Bachelor's Button ~ a cornflower/periwinkle blue holo.
Swatch courtesy of Will Paint Nails for Food

#13 What Happens In Vegas...Ends Up On Instagram ~ a bright raspberry-fuchsia scattered holographic polish, with flashes of glowy purple micro glitter, and bright pink micro glitter.
NOTE: WHIVEUOI is no longer available for sale. It was a limited edition, time sensitive release (August 21-31, 2014 only)
Swatch courtesy of Polished and Shined

#12 Darkly Dreaming ~ a dark forest green jelly with copper shimmer. Created in collaboration with Jen of The PolishAholic for her 4th blog anniversary!
Swatch courtesy of The PolishAholic

#11 Mint-al Precision ~ an aqua-mint shimmer, loaded with green and blue shifting flakes. Created in collaboration polish with Polished To Precision for her 1 year blog anniversary.
Swatch courtesy of Polished to Precision

Has your favourite made the list so far? We would love to hear!
Don't forget to check back tomorrow for the Top 10.

~ The Girly Bits Team

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