Although Christmas was over, I wanted to do one last red mani for the holiday season (and Christmas music was still being played at the malls anyway.)  Diamond Cosmetics Cherry Tobacco (Winter 2009) is a blackened red shimmer:

Picture taken in sunlight.  This applied well in two coats.  This looks amazing in the sun; the gorgeous burnt, velvety red color combined with that lit-from-within quality.  Unfortunately, the effect is mostly lost when viewed in the shade.  I paired this with Brucci Black Emerald on my toes.

<3sarah

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