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Hard Candy Spring 2014

While shopping at WalMart last weekend, I found quite a few new shades of polish in the Hard Candy display. Sadly, the display was pretty picked through (a common thing at the World o' Wally), and for whatever reason, I only took a shot of the row of new Pop Art polishes, not the entire display. *Denotes New Shades

Hard Candy Pop Art Collection

left to right: Pop-arazzi*, Mom & Pop*, King of Pop*, Pop Star*, Soda Pop*, Cherry Pop*, Ice Pop*, Pink Taffy, Gummy Green

Hard Candy Mom & Pop
Hard Candy Mom & Pop

Hard Candy King of Pop
Hard Candy King of Pop

Hard Candy Pop Star
Hard Candy Pop Star

Hard Candy Cherry Pop
Hard Candy Cherry Pop

Hard Candy Ice Pop
Hard Candy Ice Pop

So, Pop Art is the artist formerly known as Candy Sprinkles... Most of the Candy Sprinkles collection was discontinued, some polishes were moved to the Glitteratzi and and Crystal Confetti collections. In all, there are 11 new polishes, 5 of which I took bottle shots of, 6 of which I do not have pictures of, and at least 3 that were missing from the display, possibly more. I was a little laser-focused on the Pop Art collection. Oops!

But, thanks to G at Nouveau Cheap and this post, I was able to find the names and categories of the other new polishes, too. YAY!  

The New Spring 2014 Shades: Bachelor Party, Cherry Pop, Crush on Metal, Fairy Ball, Ice Pop, King of Pop, Mom & Pop, Pop Star, Pop-arazzi, Soda Pop, and Wedding Crasher.

Hard Candy is pretty regimented with their display, so when new shades come out... it means old shades are discontinued. This time around... 11 shades bit the dust to make room for the new Spring 2014 offerings.  If you spot any of these in the wild, I'd pick them up while they're still around!

Hard Candy Discontinued Spring 2014 Polishes

left to right: Glitter Jam, Tinsel Town, Sweet Tooth, Cotton Candy Pink, Jubilee, Party Lights, Fun N Festive, Pixie Pink, Crush on Tin, Sparkle City, Birthday Bash

Thanks to my generous mother, (who enables my polish habit and I looooove her soooo...) Cherry Pop and King of Pop are now official members of the Sparkle Stash. I definitely want to pick up Pop-arazzi, and Soda Pop looks like it would be great for patriotic holidays and such... :) And then there's Mom & Pop, which looks like a dead-on dupe for Milani Sugar Rush. I can't really say for sure because I don't own either. The mix of glitter reminds me of cole slaw and makes me hungry for salad, but I can't really say I'm lemming either one, you know? That salad on the other hand...

Have any of the new Hard Candy polishes made it to your wishlist?


  1. What polishes are you wearing? I love them! (I'm wearing Jubilee right now - googled swatches and found this post!)

  2. At the moment, SinfulColors 24/7... a delicious hot pink!


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