Posts written by A.J.

Spring has burst into bloom and I am refusing to wear anything other than vintage rose nail art! These little beauties were inspired by Annabel (@Followthatway). I used OPI Alpine snow as a base and acrylic paint for the flowers. I Love Annable’s nail art, especially the florals! What an amazing flower crafter she is indeed. I still have a […]


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  • April 11, 2016

It’s been a while since I have shown you actual freehand nail art. I wear some form of nail art almost all the time my nails are painted, but recently have been too lazy to take photos and write a blog post. However, the vintage rose nail art I created earlier today came out rather nice […]


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  • April 3, 2016

Itsy Nails London is a new brand on the market. They advertise themselves as an alternative to professional Gel manicures with their DuraPro gel effect finish polishes. Itsy Nails London review Itsy Nails London nail polishes come in 11ml square bottles and have a flat brush. The formulas of the polishes shown below were very pigmented […]


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  • April 2, 2016

Pink Gellac Blossom Collection was released just earlier this week. Pink Gellac Blossom Collection review Pink Gellac Blossom Collection consists of five spring appropriate colours. The bottles have a new feature and have a little colour dot on top of the caps. It makes it so much easier to find the colours you are looking for. […]


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  • April 2, 2016

A England Princess Tears is an oldie but a goodie. I got it AGES ago, but never managed to wear it for a full manicure. Until today :) Last time I wore it was in 2014, can you imagine!? See the post here. A England Princess Tears Princess Tears is from The Legend collection. It is a lilac […]


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  • March 27, 2016

Ozotic 520 is another polish from my vintage nail polish stash. It is quite similar to Sally Hansen Amber Ruby (swatch here) that was featured last in my vintage polish blog feature. There has been a huge gap since I last featured a vintage polish but I will try to do it more often now, nice I have […]


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  • March 25, 2016

Colour Alike Spring Break is the latest stamping polish collection from Colour Alike and, what I have been neglecting to mention, B. Loves Plates. Colour Alike Spring Break Colour Alike Spring Break consists of six soft pastel shades with creme finish. B. a Sweetheart is a baby pink stamping polish. B. a Lavender is a lilac stamping polish. […]


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  • March 25, 2016

Colour Alike Color Travel Collection is another set I purchased few months ago but never got around to swatch and review. It is because it’s my last year of university and things have been hectic as I have so many assignments to write plus a placement to attend, but also because one of my family […]


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  • March 20, 2016

Months ago I ordered the Colour Alike Winter stamping set but never got around to show, or even use the polishes. Which is a shame as now I feel the colours won’t be used until after summer as I prefer wearing lighter and brighter colours during spring and summer. However, I thought since I have them, […]


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  • March 20, 2016