I’m so sorry, but it has got to be said.

Enough with the hot pink pedicure already!

I don’t know what fashionista out there decreed that henceforth all toenails should be a shade of pink that would make even the Brat Pack cringe, but I’m telling you, it’s not working. Hot pink is a color very few people can pull off, and it being on your feet does not make it any less so.

Please, please, put down the Strawberry Fields OPI and back away slowly.

17 Comments on I’m Sorry, Really

  1. Devilish Southern Belle
    July 25, 2007 at 11:14 pm (10 years ago)

    OOPS! GUILTY! But my hot pink is more of a fuschia shade than that. Of course, I still wear a purply-black color on my toes most of the time, but I like to switch it up with hot pink from time to time.

  2. JaniceNW
    July 25, 2007 at 11:42 pm (10 years ago)

    😈 Mine is a pale pink. What is the color to use. I have had seagreen and a lightpurple before. What os your color 😛

  3. andi
    July 26, 2007 at 12:24 am (10 years ago)

    Thank you. That is all.

  4. Sara
    July 26, 2007 at 5:33 am (10 years ago)

    LOL Janice! Mine is currently lilac, although I don’t know if ‘chipped so bad it’s hardly there’ is considered a color or not. I just know the day-glo toes are killing me!! 😛

  5. sam
    July 26, 2007 at 5:40 am (10 years ago)

    *raises hand* Guilty!

    I had hot pink just last week- then I got a polish change – to a light glitter pink. LOL

  6. Heather
    July 26, 2007 at 5:50 am (10 years ago)

    I think you need some hot pink therapy Sara. I’m going to paint my toes hot pink just for you!

  7. Jennifer
    July 26, 2007 at 6:02 am (10 years ago)

    No can do, Sara. I loves me some hot pink toes. And Andi, I thought I knew you. Apparently not.

  8. tulipmom
    July 26, 2007 at 6:10 am (10 years ago)

    I’m going to hide my bottle of Opi Dutch Tulips right now. Nobody messes with Tulipmom and her Dutch Tulips 🙂

  9. julia
    July 26, 2007 at 7:40 am (10 years ago)

    I always use I’m Not Really A Waitress red. I’m too old for pink toes.

  10. Cakehead
    July 26, 2007 at 8:47 am (10 years ago)

    I’m with Julia, that’s the color I use (I’m Not Really a Waitress- OPI). I’ve worn it for years, it’s reallly classic and pretty. I wouldn’t wear it on my fingernails, but it is perfect for toes! Hot pink doesn’t look good on my toes.

  11. Salsa
    July 26, 2007 at 9:18 am (10 years ago)

    LOL, Day-Glo toes! That could be the new OPI color. I’m wearing 25 years of colorful. 😎

  12. Worker Mommy
    July 26, 2007 at 1:08 pm (10 years ago)

    Uh, yeah, especially on those of us women of color. Probably not a good look 😕

  13. Cris
    July 26, 2007 at 1:33 pm (10 years ago)

    I am with you sista! I am a “natural” kind of toe wearing girl… not because I want to be though, I just don’t have time to go get a pedi what with all of these damn kids I have! *Sigh* If I would though, I may just put on the hot pink to delude myself into thinking that I am young and hip and hot to trot. “Natural” just makes me feel like a mom. Excuse me while I go put my mom jeans on and my elastic-shot bra…

  14. peppersalt
    July 26, 2007 at 11:27 pm (10 years ago)

    oh, but i just so adore pink!

  15. Tina
    July 27, 2007 at 9:16 pm (10 years ago)

    Mine is dusty rose LOL. But I have nothing against the hot stuff. 😈

  16. Beth
    July 28, 2007 at 9:49 am (10 years ago)

    That’s the one my six year old always picks out for me when accompanying me to the salon. I tell him that I’ll pick the Barbie Doll color next time. I pretty much only do french on my toes in the summer – holds up better than a straight color.

  17. kerry
    July 29, 2007 at 12:03 pm (10 years ago)

    NO!!! I can’t I love my pink toes!


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