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Candy Canes

Next theme in the December nail art challenge is “Candy Canes”. I used my favorite holiday red OPI – Ro-Man-Ce On the Moon, from last years’ holiday collection! Then I stamped using Cheeky Jumbo plate #6 and white stamping polish from MoYou London. This is the first time I tried a clear stamper, and it worked so […]

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Nail art tutorial – Ugly Christmas Sweater

I keep saying that all I want for Christmas this year is an “Ugly Christmas Sweater”, so in anticipation of Christmas, I decided to create one on my nails! Follow this easy tutorial using stamping decals to create holiday inspired nail art. Polished used: White and black stamping polish from MoYou London China Glaze – […]


Plum Outta Ideas!

A few weeks ago I was sick and home from work, and feeling very sorry for myself. So I went shopping at llarowe and bought some indies that had been on my wishlist for a while. One of those is the gorgeous Wing Dust – Plum Outta Ideas <3   Plum Outta Ideas  is a stunning […]


GOT – Blue

This post is a couple of days late, I know. I ‘ve been so busy this week I haven’t been able to do my nails since Sunday! O_o Almost a week of wearing the same manicure? Crazyness!   Anyway, here I am with my GOT challenge mani “Blue”. I only had two clue polished to […]


A Blue Christmas

I did this for the annual tree lighting ceremony here in town, felt it was pretty appropriate 😉 Two coats of Ozotic – 914 stamped with a silver polish from Depend using Cheeky Jumbo Plate #6 “Happy Holidays”. Ozotic – 914 is packed with gorgeous holographic particles, that I unfortunately was not able to capture   Related […]


Curved lines?

I wanted to spice up my gradient from yesterday, so I decided to add some silver stamping! I used Cheeky Jumbo plate #3 and a silver Depend polish. For some readon the lines of this stamp curved… No matter how I tried to line it up, when I stamped the image the lines were curved. […]


Guest post for Nail Wish

I did a guest post for Helena at Nail Wish while she is busy moving. I used two of the new OPI shades from the new San Francisco collection, so go check out my post, and let me know what you think! Related posts: Walking a dog or a cat? Stamping over texture Recycling saves both time and […]


Stamping over texture

I ordered three Cheeky Jumbo stamping plates a while ago, and I finally got them in the mail on Friday! Which really lifted my mood after being stuck in traffic for 1,5 hours, a drive that takes 15-20 minutes with no traffic, maybe 40 minutes in friday traffic, causing me to be too late for […]