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Bunny, Skull, Bunny, Skull

Morning all!If you can’t tell from the title of this post, I’ve been binge watching the new season of Orange is the New Black, and as soon as I saw that scene in the episode “Bunny, Skull, Bunny, Skull”, I had to make those nails a […]

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 […]

I’ve finally embraced sheer nail art!

Morning all!I’ve steered clear of any negative space or sheer nail art because my nails are rather stained from my numerous nail art adventures, but as Simply Nailogical so eloquently explained in her Why yellow nails DON’T MATTER video/rant, I decided I don’t care if they […]

L.A Colors Color Last Tradition

Good morning lovelies!I have another swatch from the new Color Last line by L.A Colors, this is Tradition!It’s a pastel tiffany blue creme, I’m wearing two coats w/shiny topcoat in these swatches. It’s very opaque and creamy, so if you’re careful it could be a […]

Coral Curlicues w/BC-08

Good morning lovelies!I’m reviewing another stamping plate from Lady Queen, today I’m stamping with Lace Series BC-08, this plate has a ton of gorgeous images! I started with a base of L.A Colors Color Last Keepsake then stamped w/L.A Colors Color Last Tradition. I added some glitter […]

Swatch Sunday: L.A. Colors Color Last Keepsake

Good morning lovelies!I found a new line of L.A Colors Polishes at Walmart, after a bit of googling I couldn’t find anything about them, so I assume they must have been just released. I picked up two shades, Tradition and Keepsake. L.A Colors Color Last […]

Swatch Sunday: Ulta Oh!

Hello Lovelies!This polish has been in my to-swatch pile for eons, I got it ages ago during one of Ulta’s buy two get two sales in November. This is Ulta Oh!, it’s a sheer pastel peach with a golden shimmer finish, and it took four […]

Fairytale tropes mani

Hello Lovelies!These nails are from quite a ways back, I ended up only posting them on Instagram, so I feel they deserve a write up. I created these for the fairytale theme in the #aiyoohehe20off challenge.I went through my stamping plates and picked images I […]

Lovely Bones

Hello Lovelies!I have another Lady Queen Beauty review, today I’m using these Floral Skull water decals that I was sent for review. I only used 5 nails worth of the decals for all ten nails of this mani, they don’t skimp on the number of […]

Swirly pastel blues

Hello Lovelies!I’ve been really loving matte pastels lately, and stamped pastels are even better! Today’s nails were created with Aiyoohehe plate 056, Lady Queen sent me the plate to try out. The hehe plates I’ve stamped with in the past have been wonderful, and this […]



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