Sophisticates Collection by Zoya

31 Aug

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Good evening everyone!  I hope you area all having a wonderful day!  Tonight I am dropping in to share the latest new collection from Zoya.  The new Sophisticates Collection consists of 12 amazing shades that are perfect for transitioning into Fall weather.  You have a great mix of cremes, shimmers, and even one that would make for a great glitter topper.  Today’s post is VERY picture heavy so let’s dive on in to some new Zoya!

First up we have Padma.  This is a rich, deep, vermillion cream that has a great berry twist.  This lacquer was a bit on the thick side so it was a little “lumpy” to apply.  Personally I would add some thinner to get to a smoother and easier to work with formula.  In my photos I am wearing three coats of Padma, two would have been plenty had it applied smoother.

Next up we have Mckenna.  This is a pearly almond shade that is a nice twist on your standard nude creme.  Again this formula had a little to be desired.  I’m not sure if it’s the weather or what but again I felt the need to add thinner to perfect the formula.  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Mckenna.

Next up we have Hera.  This is a muted, red mauve creme that just seems perfect for Fall!  Once again though, wasn’t a huge fan of the formula, better but still a bit tricky to apply.  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Hera.

Now for a favorite from the collection.  Beth is a soft sandy gold metallic lacquer with a hint of rose gold.  Application and formula were perfection!!!  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Beth.

Now for a glitter jelly.  Gal is a smokey, iridescent, peridot gold metallic.  This lacquer is certainly on the sheer side so you could layer, or you could use as a topper to add some extra sparkle to those Fall cremes.  In my photos I am wearing three coats of Gal.

Now for another love in the collection.  Joni is a rich deep, dusty plum creme that is just perfection.  This formula was much easier to work with a left me with a great finish.  In my photos I am wearing three coats of Joni.

Yep, another love here!  Mona is a deep, burgundy plum creme that reminds me of rich fall foliage.  The formula was easy to work with and had great coverage.  In my photos I am wearing just two coats of Mona.

Next up we have Presley.  This is a smokey, mauve taupe cream that has the perfect purple and smoke undertones.  This formula was a bit thicker and again I felt the need to add some thinner.  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Presley.

Now for some vibrant green, those last few leaves holding on to summer.  Tabitha is a deep hunter green pearl with an amazing finish.  Formula, application, and coverage were all perfect.  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Tabitha.

Next up we have Yvonne.  This is a rich, Bordeaux red cream that is perfect for Fall and Winter!  I loved everything about this lacquer, perfection!  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Yvonne.

Now for sadly, the only blue in the collection.  Hadley is a smokey, midnight blue that has the right amount of cool tones.  Formula, application, and coverage were once again perfect.  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Hadley.

Lastly we have Elaine.  This is a dark, umber brown creme.  I just loved this shade and its smokey feel.  In my photos I am wearing two coats of Elaine.

So what do you guys think of the new Sophisticates Collection by Zoya?  Overall, there are few must haves and few eh.  I wish there had been a few less pink/red/mauve shades and a few more blues and maybe even an orange creme.  Please take a moment to check out all the amazing lacquers Zoya has to offer and please give them a follow on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for up to date info.  Thank you so much for stopping by tonight and I will see you all again soon!

Products provided for review but that does not influence my opinions.

11 Responses to “Sophisticates Collection by Zoya”

  1. The Jedi Wife August 31, 2017 at 8:56 PM #

    Did you find Presley to have a particularly strong odor? I opened my bottle and it was KAPOW, definitely more than the usual smell I get from Zoya.

  2. PolishGalore August 31, 2017 at 9:32 PM #

    I wonder why they are so all over the place with this collection as far as formula goes. I haven’t bought in a long time but I do really like several of these.

  3. Naked Without Polish September 1, 2017 at 9:13 AM #

    So many fabulous creams in this set! Loving all the colors!

  4. LittleNuclearReactor September 1, 2017 at 9:59 AM #

    So, so, so many beautiful colors! I love all the creme finishes in this collection.

  5. Courtney September 1, 2017 at 12:15 PM #

    This collection is one of my favorites from Zoya to date.

  6. Polarbelle September 1, 2017 at 6:57 PM #

    I like the frosty champagne best. I wonder why there are so many mauvey/pinky colors

  7. Kristi V BeginNails September 1, 2017 at 10:58 PM #

    Padma & Joni are my faves, but really I love all the reds and pinks!

  8. Ehmkay Nails September 3, 2017 at 4:01 PM #

    I think Joni and Hera are my favorites.

  9. Fairytalesnails September 3, 2017 at 4:12 PM #

    Very beautiful swatches, Tabitha would be my favourite I think x

  10. Katie Marie September 6, 2017 at 2:40 PM #

    Zoya cream polishes always look SO luxurious and smooth! I am eyeing those mauves SO HARD right now, lol….so pretty! Especially the deeper ones for fall!

  11. Emily Draher September 6, 2017 at 3:10 PM #

    I love a good Zoya creme so those are the ones that really stand out to me here!

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