a geeky nail artist with a crafting streak and an obsession with all things beauty

Month: July 2015

Hoard Update

Hello Lovelies!I thought that I’d start a new series of monthly posts, and tally up any polishes or nail supplies I bought during the month, if I used any polishes up, etc. And if I’ve swatched any of the new additions to my hoard, I’ll […]

We are the crystal gems

Hello Lovelies! Although I do love the new Aiyoohehe plates to death, I am glad to be through my series of reviews on them and back to some fun freehand nail art! Steven Universe is my new obsession, so it was bound to pop up […]

Aiyoohehe The Hayao Miyazaki Collection: My Neighbor Totoro

Hello Lovelies! I’ve come to the last of this series *sniff*, but I’ve saved the best for last! My Neighbor Totoro isn’t my favorite Ghibli creation, but Totoro is one of my favorite characters if that makes sense? I especially love the little mini Totoros, […]

Swatch Sundays: NYC Robins Egg Blue

Hello Lovelies! I’m swatching up NYC Robins Egg Blue today, this is a bleached mint blue creme, that’s opaque in two coats. I went with three though, because I whacked a nail and had to go over it again to patch the smear. This is […]

Lolita tea party and photo shoot

Hello Lovelies! A while back I went to a Lolita tea party hosted by Wabi Sabi in Bend, and I wanted to show you some of the pics I got! Tea Cozies catered the tea party, and it was amazing, we had earl grey tea, […]

Of shoes and ships, and sealing wax, of cabbages and kings!

Hello Lovelies! “What is the use of a book,” thought Alice, “without pictures or conversation?” Kind of like my nails, I’ll take pretty nail art over swatches any day! Today I’m reviewing some Alice in Wonderland water decals I was sent by Born Pretty, I was […]

Swatch Sundays: Powder Perfect Bay of Alexandria

Hello Lovelies! I have a very special polish to show off today, my awesome boss sent me this polish because the name is just too perfect!This is the glitziest blue I’ve ever had on my nails, this may be my new favorite shade! Powder Perfect […]

Blogger Takeover at Polish Those Nails

Hello Lovelies! I’m doing a blogger takeover at Polish Those Nails tonight, click here to see these nails in their full colorful glory! Please follow and like us:

May all your bacon burn

Hello Lovelies! Next plate up; Howl’s Moving Castle! I had a hard time deciding how to place the images on this one, I could’ve gotten way more of Howl onto the nail if I put him on my thumb, but I couldn’t split up Howl […]

Aiyoohehe The Hayao Miyazaki Collection: Ponyo

Hello Lovelies! Here’s the second part of my series on the new Hayao Miyazaki plates from Aiyoohehe! Today’s mani features plate 066, a.k.a Ponyo! Ponyo is one of my favorite Ghibli movies, I especially love the scene after the town is flooded with all the […]


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