Official Stockist of butter LONDON
The high price of beauty? We don’t think so. butter LONDON is a 3 free company, which means their products contain NO Formaldehyde, NO Toluene, and NO DBP (Dibutyl Phthalate). butter LONDON nail lacquers exude British elegance with a cheeky dose of rock and roll glamour!
If you’ve ever wondered about one of their quirkily named nail lacquers and what it all means – check out this list of some of our favourites to guide you through.
“Branwen’s Feather” – Branwen is a female raven belonging to the Queen of England. She currently resides at the Tower of London.
“The Old Bill” - British slang for the police.
“Pearly Queen” – A Pearly Queen is a woman dressed in a traditional Cockney costume covered in mother-of-pearl buttons.
“Cheeky Chops” – A term of endearment for someone who is saying things that are a bit naughty (usually a child).
butter LONDON’s shimmering multi-faceted colours have extraordinary depth due to the very high concentration of pigment in each lacquer. butter LONDON’s ground breaking line of non-toxic lacquers and nail treatments come in a wearable palette of fashion -forward seasonally stunning shades and hard hitting nail treatments that will whip even the most unruly of nails into line in no time.
butter LONDON’s Creative Director, Nonie Crème, regularly creates unique and bespoke shades for countless A-list celebrities and the seasonal catwalks of Calvin Klein, Betsey Johnson and Alexander Wang. butter LONDON nail lacquers are regularly featured in fashion bibles such as Vogue, W magazine, Tatler.
Hollywood fans include Snoop Dogg, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jesse J, Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga (who particularly loves the Royal Navy and British Racing Green shades)
With a background in Fine Arts and Art History, Creme is an expert in colour theory and was spotted by a talent agent to work as a manicurists on fashion and celebrity photo shoots. After creating nail shades for loads of haute couture brands like Gucci, Yigal Azrouel and Jimmy Choo, she launched her product range. butter LONDON was born in 1996 and the non-toxic formulations soon became a hit!
In the words of Creme herself, "butter London is all about exceptional colour. Colour with a difference, colour that we hope you've never really seen or thought of for your nails before. Our target audience isn't really age specific, it's more aimed at people who love fashion, and want to be able to join in on "behind the scenes" beauty moments from the shows. I design most of our shades with specific designers for specific seasons. Those that aren't straight off the catwalk are still designed around emergent trends coming out of those shows."
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