what shall i wear today?

Two things that make me happy: new books and nail polish. I had a David Jones gift card to use up thanks to one of those bank ‘award’ schemes where they’re all like “heyyyy you’ve racked up a couple of thousand on your credit card, here, have a measly $50 gift card on us” (better than nothing I suppose). So I used it to purchase this pretty little book featuring the most stylish bunny around – the one, the only – Fifi Lapin! I also picked up a new O.P.I nail polish in Do You Lilac It? Do I? Why yes, yes I do. Also, does anyone else think that a Fifi Lapin themed collection of O.P.I nail polishes would be one of the cutest things ever? That’s a collaboration just waiting to happen. I mean, if Shrek can have his own range of nail polishes

50 Comments

  1. Mez November 28, 2010

    That is such a good idea for an OPI collaboration!! Email them now lady!!! Love the np colour too, perfect for summer.

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  2. Jes November 28, 2010

    Lovely post hun, that is a fabulous idea. Def email them with it!!

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  3. jess November 28, 2010

    what a pretty nail polish colour! love your blog – following! πŸ™‚ x

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  4. Vicky November 28, 2010

    very much lilac that shade of nail varnish to x

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  5. Laura November 28, 2010

    What a great blog do you have!

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  6. curious constellation November 28, 2010

    Fifi Lapin, oh do I love Fifi Lapin.

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  7. Blackswan November 28, 2010

    so pretty, this book looks fantastic.. would should love to know what this little bunny has up her sleeve!

    youronlyblackswan.blogspot.com

    x Your Only Blackswan

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  8. vint junky November 28, 2010

    How cute is this?! Nothing like purchasing some new books, and i love fifi lapin.
    I think you're onto something with that collab, i'd buy πŸ˜‰

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  9. Hannah Percyowl November 28, 2010

    I've been thinking getting this book…
    I've also been tempted by a similar shade at Sportsgirl, although I should really start wearing the shades I own πŸ˜›
    Nice buys! I like free stuff πŸ™‚

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  10. lizzie November 28, 2010

    A Fifi Lapin / O.P.I collaboration may well be the reason I exist.

    You have put your finger on it my dear. πŸ™‚
    Sweet post!

    x

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  11. Hannah November 28, 2010

    I came across this book in Kinokuniya the other day and was thinking of purchasing it! It looks totally adorable πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚
    Hannah x

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  12. muchlove November 28, 2010

    that book looks so cute! I need to check it out.

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  13. cupcake November 28, 2010

    aww that nail polish is perfect!
    I'm always happy about new things- let them be nail polish or shoes πŸ™‚

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  14. ching November 28, 2010

    may i ask how do you make your photos look so soft? πŸ˜€
    haha the bunny is cute.

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  15. danica November 28, 2010

    i love your new nail polish colour! i have been looking for a nice lilac myself, but have yet to find anything that is just right.

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  16. Francesca November 28, 2010

    Thanks for your comment babe πŸ˜€ I am following you back πŸ˜€ I love OPI nailpolish.. I thought I would buy one to see what all the fuss was about because $20 for a nailpolish is silly but then… I discovered that it doesn't chip.. or rub off.. and is like the best nail polish ever!

    F. (opinionslave.blogspot.com) x

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  17. sara November 28, 2010

    both of these things look so cute together haha!
    that nailpolish color is lovely

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  18. Mia's Little Corner November 28, 2010

    Love the O.P.I nailpolish!! The color looks great:)

    xxx

    Stop by some time:D

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  19. Jessica November 28, 2010

    i love the opi in lilac.
    the color looks so soft and perfect!
    and that book! aaaa fifi lapin! cute!

    http://eclecticraccoon.blogspot.com/

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  20. Spence. November 28, 2010

    Aww I love Fifi Lapin! She is one stylish bunny πŸ˜‰
    x

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  21. Sarah November 28, 2010

    What a perfect colour..and that collaboration would be magical x

    http://www.mythirdcousin.blogspot.com

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  22. Rachelous November 28, 2010

    haha what a cute little rabbit, don't think we have it here in the UK. Also, a great shade of nail varnish x

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  23. gee November 28, 2010

    i <3 that shade of polish. i know you will wear beautifully.
    i love OPI and their crazy polish names.. πŸ™‚
    xoox

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  24. Mamushka Marie November 28, 2010

    SO cute!

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  25. toni November 28, 2010

    I love the name of that color πŸ™‚

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  26. rosanguyen November 29, 2010

    I've heard such great reviews for the book! And it should have, it is Fifi!

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  27. Hello! Passing by your blog. I hope we can be good friends. Can we follow each others blogs?? (><β™₯β™₯β™₯)

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  28. Kaisha November 29, 2010

    Ohhhh I have OPI jealousy! Perfect choices x

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  29. soph (owl vs. dove) November 29, 2010

    @Mez @Jes: do you think they take ideas from outside sources? I'd feel a bit random doing it haha. I guess I won't know till I try hey?

    @jess: thanks for following.

    @Blackswan: I think I'll have to do a little book preview/review soon!

    @Hannah: I definitely recommend it. It's just too cute to pass up.

    @lizzie: amen to that.

    @Hannah: it is! I highly recommend it.

    @ching: I didn't do much to these ones – just enhanced the lighting a bit. My photos just kind of turn out that way?

    @danica: I'd recommend this one. O.P.I has a fair few lilac types. I found myself umming and ahhing a bit. Good luck on your hunt for one!

    @Francesca: same!

    @gee: me too! Sometimes I think that would be one of the funnest jobs – making up all those names

    @rosanguyen: exactly!

    @ΡœΚ€Ι¨sΡ‚Ι¨ΠΈΙ‘: I'll be sure to check out your blog. Thanks for stopping by.

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  30. Madeline November 29, 2010

    lovely shade

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  31. fashionstoned November 29, 2010

    Cute!!!! and totally love the purple nailpolish

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  32. Vee November 29, 2010

    So freakin cute!!!<3

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  33. Joanna M November 29, 2010

    Amazing!!!

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  34. French Wings November 29, 2010

    love the color of that opi nail polish! i want one!
    x
    frenchwingss.blogspot.com

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  35. thenextarrow November 29, 2010

    i've been experiencing a love/hate relationship with OPI lately. that purple is lovely though…

    πŸ™‚

    xo Alison

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  36. Kallie, Happy Honey and Lark November 30, 2010

    wait, shrek has nailpolish?? if OPI made a fifi lapin collection whimsy-loving blog-girls would snap it up in a second.

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  37. Tink In My Closet November 30, 2010

    Such a pretty collaboration this would be:) I love that bunnyx

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  38. Amanda Fernandez November 30, 2010

    Loving it! great nail polish
    xoxo

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  39. chow (heart+bleecker) November 30, 2010

    i have that opi colour and its adorable isnt it?? and what is this about getting gift cards by spending money on credit? i need to get me one of those…considering how much i abuse mine..!

    xx

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  40. Kennedy November 30, 2010

    opi is my favorite nail polish!

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  41. silvia November 30, 2010

    the illustrated book looks awsome!

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  42. Kasia W. November 30, 2010

    great color!

    http://www.mypointmystyle.blogspot.com/

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  43. Shannon November 30, 2010

    Awww what a cute book!!

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  44. alishayi November 30, 2010

    Oh I loaf that shade! Aren't I pun-ny.

    Ohmygod, I'm slightly too emabarassing for my own good..

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  45. Diana December 1, 2010

    this book is so adorable and i love that shade of purple – perfect pastels πŸ™‚

    http://dressedupallligators.blogspot.com/

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  46. liana December 1, 2010

    a fabulouso colour indeed.
    rawwr.
    xx

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  47. Barbara December 1, 2010

    that nail polish is way too cute! i want it!

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  48. Mo Pie, Please December 1, 2010

    That is a really cute color of polish! New books and nail polish make for a very happy Mo, too. And yes, a Fifi Lapin themed collection would be an instant best-seller! That Shrek line isn't so great so they should definitely move on to Fifi!!

    PS – I'm hosting a giveaway on my blog, come by to enter for a chance to win 2 linocut prints!

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  49. Julia December 2, 2010

    that nail polish is gorgeous! : )

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  50. Betsey December 19, 2010

    i've never heard of fifi lapin — but it seems super cute! πŸ™‚ and OPI is always amazing!

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