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


Golden Beauty Routine

Hiya!You know how people talk about reaching milestones in relationships like wearing your ratty sweatpants around your significant other or getting ready in the morning together when you’re still a half-asleep grumpy zombie?I’m of the opinion that if you can wander the house in a […]

L’oreal Too Dimensional?

Morning lovelies!I don’t have much to say beyond, this is so gorgeous! *drools over the pretty glitter* This is three coats of L’oreal Too Dimensional, it’s a lavender base with a strong gold shimmer and silver micro hexes. It dries to a subtle texture finish, […]

Wet n Wild Megalast The Gold & The Beautiful

Morning all!These are the nails I wore while cosplaying Wendy @CCCC, lately I’ve been staying pretty basic with cosplay nails, last time I cosplayed as Wendy I painted these nails inspired by her trademark green plaid shirt.But since this was a two day con and I […]

Maybelline Color Show Gilded Rose

Good morning lovelies!I hadn’t prowled the drugstore makeup section in quite a while, I was looking over Maybelline’s new lip stains when I happened upon this little beauty from an old Color Show collection, this is Maybelline Color Show Gilded Rose!It’s a clear based glitter topper, […]

Matte to Metallic Floral

Good morning lovelies!I’ve been experimenting with different finishes of polish lately, these nails have a matte base and then I stamped with a metallic shimmer. I didn’t use topcoat, and somehow I think the stamping pops more because of it?These started with a base of […]

Sweet dreams are made of this

Hello Lovelies!I finally got all my manis done and posted over on my Instagram for #aiyoohehe20off! I ended up posting six or seven designs today just to get them in before the deadline, but I will be doing full posts for each one over here on […]

Sneaky golden pandas

Hello Lovelies!This weirdly angled photo was the only one I ended up taking that the pandas showed up in, I thought the golden shimmer polish would look great with this light green creme, but the design only showed up at funky angles. These started with […]

China Glaze Strawberry Fields Swatch

Hello Lovelies!I’ve got a quick post today, I’m slowly working through my very lengthy want list, and the latest addition to my hoard is China Glaze Strawberry Fields! This is a raspberry pink creme with a subtle gold shimmer finish, shown above is two coats […]

Looking through rose tinted glasses

Hello Lovelies!I’ve been wanting to put together a rose gold design for a while now, I’ve seen so many beautiful designs using this color combo as of late, so it got bumped up on my to do list.I started these off with a base of […]

Holographic Seafoam

Hello Lovelies! I’m showing off my first ever attempt at nail foils today! Born Pretty sent me these Holographic Feather Leaves nail foils for review, they come on a clear roll of film and you get about three feet.I started off the nails I was […]

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