I love the new Silk Collection by Deborah Lippmann, but I didn’t want to pay so much for a matte polish that just doesn’t last.  I already had a white polish and a matte topcoat, so all I needed to make a dupe of Pseudo Silk Kimono was a frosted white color.  It was hard to find just the right one.  Pseudo is a bit on the bluer side than most of the frosted white colors I found.  Pure Ice’s Platinum was perfect.  So to make a dupe you need one coat of a good opaque white (like Correction Tape by Spoiled), a frosted white color, and a matte topcoat.  Make sure you let each coat dry completely before adding the next.

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And now for the comparison…
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Can you tell which two fingers are Pseudo Silk Kimono and which two are my dupe creation? No? Neither can I! I don’t remember which is which! So I think it’s a pretty good dupe to me… 🙂

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