Review: OPI I Lily Love You Nail Polish

I’m a complete sucker for anything pink, so when it is also sparkly and a cosmetic item I’m powerless to resist it! That’s why I was instantly attracted to the OPI Nail Polish in I Lily Love You – a stunning pink glitter polish, taken from the Summer Collection 2011.

As the glitter polish is more glitter than pink polish, I thought it would be best to start with a pink base coat. I wanted to keep it all OPI, but unfortunately I don’t own a pure pink OPI polish. So I opted for Barry M’s Shocking Pink for the base:

OPI I Lily Love You Nail Polish Review

I had previously tried I Lily Love You on its own on my sister’s nails; although it looked absolutely gorgeous, I had to put a shade underneath to give it some ‘oomph’. I just loved the effect once the two were put together:

OPI I Lily Love You Nail Polish Review

Isn’t it just the most fun nail look ever?! I loved that the polish felt solid – I Lily Love You acted as a top coat which prevented any chipping. Most nail looks chip on me after the shortest time (I am super clumsy!) but after a good 3/4 days, my nails still look awesome. When I first painted my nails, I had compliments from my mum, sister and even Tiz!

I purchased this OPI polish from the eBay shop I mentioned in my last review: ‘hammer-it-style’ – they’re a great eBay shop with very quick delivery times. I would highly recommend them!

I’m desperate to try some more OPI glitter polishes, to please send your recommendations my way!

Stay Creative,

Chyaz xox



  1. September 12, 2011 / 11:21 am

    I need this sparkly color , i really do 😀 !!!

    • September 12, 2011 / 11:50 am

      Hehe! 🙂

  2. September 12, 2011 / 1:38 pm

    Ooooh, it’s so pretty! 😀 I think OPI did an Alice in Wonderland collection, and I really want to get my hands on the super sparkly Mad Hatter polish!

    • September 12, 2011 / 2:25 pm

      Me too, that Mad Hatter one is AMAZING 😀 😀

  3. September 13, 2011 / 2:53 am

    Very pretty as soon as I saw it in your video with your sister 😀

  4. September 13, 2011 / 7:11 pm

    Try out “You don’t know Jaques” super pretty nude/taupe, perfect for fall =)

    xxx Vee

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