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Dry brush

I swatched some new H&M polishes back in April (yes this is old!), I think I bought a trio of nude polishes, and they all looked great in the bottle, but they did not look good on me. So I tried to make this color work by adding some black dry brush to it. I […]

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.   […]

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Golden leopard

Today I have some more cute nail confetti from Bundle Monster to show you! My previous experience with nail confetti was not as successful, even though I am intent on making those cute bows work, these triangles were much easier to use! The base for this manicure is IsaDora – Belle Beige, from IsaDoras new fall […]

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OPI Nordic Collection – swatches and review

Today I have swatches of the entire OPI Nordic Collection! I felt like I had to get the entire collection since I am from Norway 😉 Also, all of the shades in this collection are pretty, and since it’s a while since I bought myself some new polish, I could justify adding this to my […]

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Matching my Filofax Cover Story

I have recently started using paper and pen to organize and plan again instead of my phone. Yes, I’ve gone backwards! :-O I won’t go into detail about my new found love for paper planning, but to put it mildly I’m addicted. I’ve bought myself a super pretty new Filofax Cover Story with an adorable […]

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Spring roses

Seems like I’ve been having a little unplanned hiatus! When I started this blog I promised myself I would never apologize for not  blogging, this is after all just a fun hobby. So I won’t apologize for being away, I had a couple of rough weeks and simply didn’t feel like doing my nails. What […]

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Neutral Leopard

Inspired by this gorgeous manicure by Meghan, I decided to create a leopard print manicure with my Zoya Naturels! I used the three pink/purle shades of the collection with Zoya – Rue as a base and created the leopard spots using Zoya – Brigitte and Odette. On my pinky I added sparkles with H&M – Purple Glitter and […]

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Naturel Ombre

Like I said in my previos post, I am in love with the Zoya Naturel Collection and I want to wear all the colors all the time! And how to wear six nail polishes at the same time? Do an ombre of course! I started by painting one coat of (from pinky to thumb) Chantal, Taylor, […]