Man. As much as 2016 sucked in general, I had a pretty kickass year as a blogger. Well, and a nail polish hoarder. I won quite a bit (lolIhaveahelmerfullofuntriedssendhelp), got to go to a huge indie nail polish convention, and I had the chance to work with some amazing brands for collaborations that mean the absolute world to me. I’ve also had the chance to meet some wonderful makers and become friends with them. I’m one lucky gal, y’all.

So, since my 2016 was neato polish-wise, I wanted to host a giveaway of my own to start off 2017 and hopefully make somebody’s day,  just as the indie world has done for me, over and over.

I’m so excited for this, you guys. These are six makers that I adore both as artists and humans. I’m beyond blessed to have them in my life, trufax.

Ready to see what you can win? There’s 17  goodies that’ll be coming straight from me, and then an extra something from one of the brands. EEEEEEEE! Be sure to read all the way to the end to find out how to enter, too!

Posh Paints Nail Lacquer – Beware of the Plastics full collection. I mean, who doesn’t love Mean Girls? I have the hardest time sitting through any movie, but this is one that I’ve seen more times than I care to admit. I haven’t swatched this collection just yet, but I love all of Courtney’s polishes. Hard. (and her, especially when she gets sassy and lovey after a few drinks, hah!) I’ve got a review or two here and here if you’d like to see what other fantastic things she’s made!


Night Owl Lacquer – Autumn Winds, Bitch, I’m a Unicorn!, and Meet Me Under The Mistletoe. Y’all ought to know how much I love Lindsay and NOL. She launched earlier this year and keeps pumping out collection after collection and they’re all effin’ stunning. She’s a blast, though, and a total pleasure to speak with. I love her something fierce. I had the chance to choose the three for the giveaway, so I picked my favorites so far. Lindsay is also including a $10 gift code for her shop for the winner. How friggen sweet of her?! If you feel ever so inclined to do so, you can check out my posts on NOL here!


Pretty & Polished – 4 polishes from the Winter 2016 Collection. Oh, look, another brand that I love. I first had the chance to try out Pretty & Polished last year around my birthday, and I quickly fell in love. After meeting Chelsea at Polish Con in September, I knew I’d be a fan for the rest of FOR. EV. ER. For the winner, Chelsea sent over the 3 multichromes from the Winter collection as well as a beautiful crelly named Blue Balls. I’ve swatched a few from the 12 that were released just a few weeks ago, if you wanna see my talons sporting multichrome goodness, here’s the post!


Great Lakes Lacquer – Winter Solstice Sunrise and Love at Loyola. I fail. Hard. Great Lakes Lacquer has somewhat taken over my collection (and I ain’t fighting it one damn bit), but I only have ONE post of Mariah’s polishes on my blog so far. I still have what I bought at Polish Con sitting in my bag, just to the right of my desk. Can’t wait to get into them for y’all to see. She’s a wizard with flakies and holo and shimmer and all the things. For the giveaway, Mariah sent December’s POTM and Love at Loyola (which was her exclusive for the Polish Con VIP bag!) and y’all are going to love them. Now if only we could have found a way for her to include one of her heart-warming hugs. Sorry, you’re gonna have to track her down for one of those.


Le Polish – Pinestraw Cheer. Remember the collabs that I mentioned at the beginning of this post? THIS IS ONE OF THEM! I had the chance to team up with Allison for her 12 Days of Polish series, and together we created Pinestraw Cheer. She took the photo that I sent her and ran with it and created something absolutely beautiful. In addition to the bottle that she sent me to swatch, she sent one of the giveaway. I’m so excited to see this on folks, especially since it’s something that I helped with. Frig. It’s lovely!


Heather’s Hues – Winner’s choice for one nail polish and one 5mL Cutie-cle balm! I’m ashamed to admit that my two HH’s polishes are sitting in my untried, but they’ll be shared soon! They’re so pretty, I don’t know how I’ve resisted so far! I first spoke with Heather in the spring about testing her Cutie-cle oils. I fell in love, fast. They helped so incredibly much, and I was totally psyched when she came out with a cuticle balm (which I’ve since tried and LOVE!). We also worked together to create two customs for a swap that I was in. My swap girl totally loved them, I’m so happy with what Heather came up with! I can’t wait to see what polish and scent the winner picks, HNNNNG.


Ahhh, and that wraps it up! I’m beyond excited to get this started, and I can’t wait to see who wins! Are there any brands here that you’ve not checked out yet? What would you choose from Heather’s Hues? What’s your favorite polish in this giveaway?

Good luck to all those that enter! <3



a Rafflecopter giveaway


***All of the polishes and other items were sent to me for this giveaway.


A winner will be chosen randomly through Rafflecopter Random Selector (which uses and contacted via email. A reply to the winning email is required within 48 hours before a new winner is chosen. The winner’s entries will be verified. Neither the Two Girls, One Blush Blog nor any of the brands featured are responsible for any technical failures, nor are they responsible for lost, broken, damaged or stolen prizes. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of prize, unless other wise noted. This giveaway is open to US only (or US mailing addresses), ages 18+. Facebook, Twitter, WordPress, and Instagram are in no way associated with this giveaway. The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning. Two Girls, One Blush blog reserves the right to publish winner’s first name and last initial. Two Girls, One Blush blog also reserves the right to choose a different winner in the case that the randomly chosen winner refuses to co-operate with rules, reply to winning email in 48 hour time period or does not have verifiable entries. ***

58 Replies to “The Great Holiday Giveaway

  1. What an incredible giveaway! Thanks so much for this. I just discovered your blog through NOL. I am really loving this community and I am looking forward to being a part of it. This new year I am also excited to grow my Invitation & Stationary business :)

  2. I’m looking forward to visiting my BF in Chicago. We’re in a long distance relationship and I usually see him 3-4 times a year at a month at a time :)

  3. Thank you for the chance to win such fabulous polishes! 2016 was a pretty lousy year for the most part, so 2017 has got to be better! What I probably look forward to the most (fingers crossed!) is the impeachment of that joke Trump! Love your blog and I noticed several of my fave bloggers have already posted! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all you awesome gals!!

  4. Hmmm, well in 2017, I’m excited to spend time with my family and I can’t wait to go to Greece in the summer to see my family there. But, I’m really looking foward to Polish Con NYC! I’m going to meet so many people and make so many new friends.

  5. Thanks for the opportunity.
    I just used NOL for the first time earlier this week, and boy am I amazed. I will definitely be buying more from her.

  6. What a beautiful blog :) i am definitely looking forward to a better year, ending this year in the hospital in not fun especially spending christmas with doctors and nurses. 2017 will be a better year for sure!! :)

  7. This is an awesome giveaway good luck all. For 2017 I’m just hoping it will be better than 2016, I just want my family and myself to be good and to have a fresh start.

  8. I can’t wait (well, I can) to see my son graduate from high school and see him start college. It will be emotional! Amazing giveaway, thanks for the chance!!

  9. My middle kid is graduating HS this spring and my youngest is going into it so I guess I have to say I am hoping these transitions help them find their joy.

  10. I can’t wait for it not to be 2016! To top off a stellar year I managed to twist my ankle today 3 days before Christmas! Ugh. Also kinda wish we didn’t have to start 2017….because ya know… President Trump…. Scary.

  11. I’m most looking forward to some big changes. I don’t like moving, but a new experience will be good and will enable me to save up some money for a permanent home for the future.

  12. New year, new beginnings and lots of good health and good things happening to my little family! Thank you for the giveaway!

  13. I am looking forward to trying as many indie brands as I can as well as growing my instagram page. I want to try everything i can for polish

  14. 2016 was a horrible uear for me with my mom passing suddenly. So 2017 couldnt come any quicker for me. I hope to heal a little more and hope for positivity and happiness.

  15. Thanks for paying it forward! It was a rough 2016 so I’m looking forward to a great 2017. I love indies! Great giveaway! I need to try NOL!!

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