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Bronzed snowflakes

Me and my boyfriend have made advent calendars for each other this year (yes, it took a couple of months of nagging from me and a final “we are doing this no discussion”), he had no idea what to get me, so I went around and took pictures and wrote down a bunch of ideas […]

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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 – […]

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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 […]

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For Paris

I decided to dress up Glitter My Life with a little bit of stamping! This shade looked so great with the outfit and makeup I was wearing to a party this weekend (I might or might not have matched everything because of this polish), but I wanted to add more to it than just wear […]

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H&M – Green as Gold

H&M has released their new makeup line, along with a bunch of new nail polishes! I picked up one that caught my eye (WHAT?! only one?), and it is called Green as Gold. This is two coats of Green as Gold alone. I actually did not see much difference from only one coat, only maybe it looks a bit […]

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Summer stamping

I stamped over CrowsToes – Tequila Sunrise, using MoYou London – Explorer plate #06. So May has been a bit more busy than I had thought. I knew it was going to be busy so I had planned and had some manicures and posts ready. But then it ended up being even more busy! On top of […]

STAMPING DECAL – TUTORIAL!

Stamping decal – tutorial!

For this I used another MoYou Nails plate, plate number 128. It stampes beautifully! I also feel like I’m getting the hang of stamping decals, so I made a video tutorial, at the top of this post I used all OPI polishes for this manicure, Embrace The Gray is my base, My Silk Tie I used for […]

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Elegant Grey Stamping

I was sent a couple of stamping plates from the Born Pretty Store to try out. The designs are really pretty, so I was excited to try them! I’ll admit I was sceptical to the quality, they are quite cheap, but I was pleasantly surprised!   I used my big squishy stamper and not a […]

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Movember stamping

I have a fetish for everything moustache (except maybe for the real kind), so I was psyched to try out this stamping plate from MoYou nails! As you can see, it has six different moustache stamps and a cute owl in the middle, and I love owls as well, could it be any more perfect? […]

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Powder Perfect – Secret Passageway

Today I am showing you the beautiful Powder Perfect – Secret Passageway!   This is two easy coats with top coat, then I stamped with MoYou London – Explorer 06, and finished it all off with top coat. Secret Passageway is a gray crelly base filled with gold holographic micro glitter and copper colored flakes in […]