NOTD | A-England The Legend in Saint George

May 3, 2012

Here’s Saint George, a deep teal nail varnish from the A-England Legend collection, which I’d purchased some time back.

It seems multi-dimensional in many online photos and I’ll concede that under strong artificial lighting or bright sunlight, it does look like a complex scattered holo polish but it really is just a shimmery dark teal, for the most part. Still, I’d reach for it any time, thanks to its teal hue and depth of tone.

At only £9 + free international shipping from the brand’s UK-based website, this is an affordable buy. The customer service is stellar too: I’d recently ordered two of their polishes as gifts for friends and one for myself but the former didn’t arrive. Instead, I was sent a different colour. In the end, they told me to keep the one that was sent in error and promptly sent the ones that I’d ordered. Now that’s great customer service!

Posted in: a-england | nails | notds

4 Responses to NOTD | A-England The Legend in Saint George

  1. May 3, 2012 at 4:56 pm

    I ordered during their 30% sale, a month ago but no news till now :( But they reply their mails quite promptly so yeah I do agree their CS is quite good :)

    i have St George too and it’s a lovely colour! Don’t think there’s any close dupe for this, right?

    • makeupmag
      May 4, 2012 at 12:49 am

      Hi Plue,

      Maybe they’ve so many orders that it’s taking them a while to ship? Hope you receive your order soon! :)

      And nope, I haven’t seen anything close to St. George! ;)

  2. May 4, 2012 at 10:00 am

    I bought 4 during their sale and love them!! I’ve reviewed Princess Sabra already. I’m wearing the red one I bought right now. Next I’ll wear Princess Tears. The quality of A England is outstanding. One of the best brushes and an amazing formula.

    • makeupmag
      May 5, 2012 at 1:09 am

      Hi Marcia,

      I bought quite a few of them (Legends & Mythicals) and love their colours. :) Perceval is amazing – I haven’t tried it yet but look forward to using it. I do wish the holo effects on some of them were more obvious, though; I do feel misled by some nail blog pics!

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