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I have been published!!

Do you remember my Zentagle nail art I did almost three years ago? Well, some cool ladies who ere making a book about zentangling found it and asked if I wanted to create a new one for their up coming book about fashion and zentangling! The book is now published and it is called “The […]

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Colorful dotticure

Another springy manicure from May! I have no idea what polishes I used though, sorry! It was inspired by the logo of an event I was arranging, and I really love the different bright colors and variations of dot sizes. Related posts: Pearly nail Purple tree dotticure Furry nails! Pink and mint mosaic

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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 – […]

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Ugly Christmas Sweater

I am in the holiday mood! And all I want for Christmas is an “ugly Christmas sweater”! For my base I used China Glaze – Change Your Altitude and stamped using MoYou London Christmas #4. I made the decals using Cheeky Jumbo #6, and a whole bunch of polishes! I have a tutorial for this manicure coming soon, so […]

China Glaze the Great Outdoors collection swatches and review China Glaze fall 2015 nail polish collection

China Glaze The Great Outdoors Collection | Swatches and review

Are you ready for another fall nail polish collection? Today I’m showing you the China Glaze fall 2015 collection – The Great Outdoors! have a video review as well as a blog post, watch the video to get more of my in depth thoughts about each polish and over all thoughts on this collection.   […]

China Glaze White on White - purple tree dotticure nail art manicure

Purple tree dotticure

No matter how many times you guess, you’ll never be able to guess what inspired this manicure. So I’ll just tell you! My toilet paper! *insert ROTFL smiley here* I was about to do my nails, and went to the bathroom right before, as you do, you don’t want to mess up your wet nails! […]

Pink and mint mosaic nail art manicure

Pink and mint mosaic

Isn’t this adorable? Lol, how  conceited did I just sound? :p I was watching a documentary and saw these huge ceramic vases in the background, with pink and mint mosaic and some gold stripes. And I was inspired to recreate it on my nails! I used China Glaze – White On White as my base, then IsaDora […]

Deborah Lippmann Mermaids Kiss

Chevron Mermaid tips

Another one of my “introduction to my nails” manicures! Like I said in my previous post, I started a new job, and I don’t want to scare off my new colleagues with my nail art, so I’m slowly introducing them to nail art with some very simple manicures.   I used Deborah Lippmann – Mermaid’s Kiss, […]

Neon pink China Glaze

Pink neon China Glaze!

I recently bought some new China Glaze nail polishes, and not just any polishes, but three amazing pink neons! They are not new, I think they are actually pretty old. But I just came across them and could not leave without getting them. All three polishes dried really fast, but matte, so I did use […]

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Pink glitter gradient

I’m still doing pink for October, so show my support for Breast Cancer Awareness. As I’m typing this I’m actually waiting for the pink base of my next manicure to dry 😉 This one is a little bit more simple. I used Essie – Cashmere Bathrobe as a base, and did a glitter gradient using China […]