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


Thermal Fun

Morning all!I’d forgotten how fun thermal polishes are, I haven’t played around with one since December!This is from the same line polishes from BPS, this is #8 from Blue Sky.It’s a bright cotton candy pink while warm, and then blackened chestnut brown when cold. Pop […]

Hey Mr. Owl!

Morning all!I’ve gone sepia today with some sketchy owls, I actually used just one plate for this design! Born Pretty sent me BPL-019, the one little plate has 23 different birds plus some bird cages, and they’re mostly cute hand drawn owls like the ones above~I […]

Back to Basics: Wet n Wild Yo Soy

Morning all!I’ve been getting back to basics and adding more brown and neutrals polishes to my stash,out of my huge hoard I only have a handful of true neutrals so I end up using the same ones over and over, which can get tedious :/Today […]

Henna blush

Hello Lovelies!This post has been a long time coming, but got held back for ages by all the holiday craziness. This is another review for the site LadyQueen, they sent me Hehe006 and a cute ring as well.I started these with two coats of Sally […]

New Blog Icon!

Hello Lovelies!Did you notice my snazzy new blog icon? These are the nails I painted for it! Originally I was going to go with a chicken design, but then I realized it would hardly show up in the icon picture, so I decided to go […]

Peanut butter chocolate mani

Hello Lovelies!After painting these nails I’ve had the Reese’s Puffs jingle stuck in my head all day, “Peanut Butter Chocolate great when separate, but when they combine they make mani time epic”, would be a great revision right?These are for the “Natural Texture” theme of […]

Chocolate gearwork

Hello Lovelies!These are another design from my afternoon of stamping, these are for the “Future Science & Technology” theme, because I think gears and intricate metal work need to make a comeback! These started with a base of Rimmel London Caramel Cupcake (first time using […]

Mint Chocolate Swirls

Hello Lovelies! I recently stumbled up sveta_sanders on Instagram, and this tutorial jumped out at me, and I had to try it out! I’ve never done anything like this where you swirl wet polish while it’s still on your nail, and I was blown away […]

Radiant Feathers

Hello Lovelies! These are the nails I wore on a week long trip to Arizona a while back, I started out wanting to go for a desert-y look, but somehow ended up with duo-chrome feathers? Doesn’t really invoke desert thoughts, but I liked how they […]

Whenever you’re sad, just remember that it’s the Dementors’ fault and it’s perfectly okay to eat lots of chocolate

Hello Lovelies! I think these nails go to prove that I will turn absolutely anything into a nail design, I picked up some scrumptious truffles shaped like marbles a while ago and they were begging me to do some nails inspired by them.I started off […]

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