Category: Nail Art

OPI Washington DC is the collection for fall/winter 2016. As the name indicates, the collection is inspired by Washington DC and the names of the polishes were developed in collaboration with Kerry Washington who is OPI’s first ever Creative Ambassador. That sounds like a job I would love to do! Anyway, the collection consists of nine […]


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  • August 4, 2016

Today I am having a bit of a cheat day- I am wearing water decal nail art. It is cheating because my nails look artsy, but I put zero artistic skill into it. Applying water decals does take somewhat skill. I have struggled to apply full nail water decals in the past and I think […]


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  • July 23, 2016

Hello! Tomorrow I am travelling down to London to attend the Scratch Stars Awards where I am a finalist in the Best UK Nail Blogger (sponsored by Salon Services) category. Other finalists for the Best UK Nail Blogger category are The Nailasaurus, One Nail To Rule Them All, Natasha Lee and Lucy’s Stash. You can see the other categories/finalists […]


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  • June 4, 2016

We are at D with our Nail Polish Society‘s ABC Challenge (details about the challenge here). I actually chose a theme that quite a few other bloggers have done- Dry Marble. Who doesn’t love a good old dry marble!? By the way, I’m a total dry marble hipster, I did it before it was cool in the nail […]


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  • June 2, 2016

Models Own Soft Pop HyperGel Collection is the latest collection from Models Own. Models Own Soft Pop HyperGel Collection  review It’s been a while since Models Own released a new collection of polishes, but this one sure was worth the wait. It consists of 5 creme pastel neon colours. The first great thing about this collection is that […]


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  • May 28, 2016

The theme for the next ABC Challenge is ‘C’ which, in my book, is for CRYSTALS. I created the crystal accent nail using the tutorial by an amazing youtube nail artist Sarah R, see her tutorial here. I followed the technique using gel polish. I applied a few layers of white gel polish and then added the […]


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  • May 21, 2016

Okay, I am liking this pond mani thing a lot. I created Pond mani vol 2 a.ka 3D flower earlier today using Barry M Lolly Gloss collection. Hereby I would also like to credit Vicky – the mother of pond manis :) It reminded me a 3D nail more than a pond so I decided to […]


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  • May 19, 2016

Pond mani tutorial time!! As mentioned in my previous post, I was keen to try pond mani with the new Barry M Lolly Gloss polishes (swatches here). Pond mani tutorial I used all four Lolly Gloss polishes on my nails: Orange Fizz on index finger, Pink Candy on middle finger, Cherry Drop on my ring […]


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  • May 18, 2016

Second week of the ABC Challenge and I have chosen B for Burgundy. However, I have to admit- I might of been a bit colour blind while picking the ‘burgundy’ polish :( Aah never mind. The look was inspired by Jana Kapinus from Panther Beauty, see the look here. ABC Challenge: B is for Burgundy Okay, so I […]


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  • May 15, 2016