Another Christmas Snowflake Manicure


If you can’t tell, one of my favourite holiday-themed manicures involves lots of snowflakes, since I usually do a couple variations of this manicure every holiday season. This started with a couple coats of Sally Hansen Insta-Dri White Pick-It Fence. I wanted a glittery snowfall background for the red and green flakes, so I added […]

Weekly Nail Polish Giveaway Roundup!


All Lacquered Up is giving away some China Glaze! This is open to U.S. residents only. All Lacquered Up is also giving away some OPI polishes! This is also open to U.S. residents only.

Purple Glittery Snowflake Manicure


Over Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales, I finally took the plunge and picked up some KBShimmer polishes. I’ve been admiring them on other nail blogs for a couple years now, but for some reason hadn’t picked any up. The first one I picked up is Snow Flaking Way– a glittery vibrant purple jelly with all sorts […]

Weekly Nail Polish Giveaway Roundup!


There’s a multi-blogger giveaway for Amazon cash. This is open internationally and ends January 1, 2015. Musings of the Wife of a Jedi is giving away lots of indie polish goodness! Cat’s Claws is giving away some goodies! This is open internationally and ends December 15, 2014.

Black and white spiral nail art


Working my way through the stamping plates I recently got from Born Pretty Store, I decided to do a bit of an optical illusion manicure. This started with a couple coats of white nail polish (Sally Hansen Insta-Dri White Pick It Fence). Over that, I simply stamped the spiral image from one of the new […]

Updated! Cyber Monday 2014 Nail Polish Sales List Extravaganza!


Happy Monday! I’ve updated the sales list and added more indie and regular retail brands of nail polish. If I’ve missed anything, let me know. And I’d also love to know what you’ve picked up so far. I’ve finally purchased my first few KBShimmer polishes from Harlow & Co. and am looking forward to playing […]

Black Friday/Cyber Monday 2014 Nail Polish Sales List Extravaganza!


Oh that’s right– it’s time to kiss that savings account goodbye! If you’re like me, and not brave enough to face the crowds on Black Friday, here’s a round-up of nail polish-related deals you’ll definitely want to check out. I’ll be adding to this post, so make sure you check back often. A note before […]

Weekly Nail Polish Giveaway Roundup!


There’s a Multi-Blogger giveaway going on with awesome prizes! This is open internationally. Lace and Lacquers is holding a Glam my Mani giveaway! This is open internationally and ends November 30, 2014. Concrete and Polish is giving away some smARTnails! This is open to residents of the USA, Canada, the UK, & Australia and ends […]

Emily de Molly Oceanic Forces Nail Polish and Nail Art!


I recently picked up Emily de Molly Oceanic Forces. It’s my first Emily de Molly and I’m kicking myself for not getting into the brand sooner. Oceanic Forces is freaking gorgeous. Even more gorgeous? Pairing it with a purple polish! When I first got Oceanic Forces in the mail, I was already wearing China Glaze […]

Purple and Lime Green Leopard Print Nail Art


I haven’t been painting my nails as often (what a crime, I know!) so to make up for this, I decided I needed a really obnoxious-looking manicure. So I went with purple and lime green leopard print. Can you get more obnoxious than that? Don’t worry, I’ll try to find something! This started with two […]