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    Freehand Eyes for Living Coral & Grey Mani Swap Circle – Feb 2019

    It’s time for another Mani Swap! I did a Freehand Eyeballs mani in Living Coral & Grey for Mani Swap Circle – February 2019 edition. With a touch of white and black for the details. The colours were Living Coral & Grey in homage to Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2019.   I was assigned to do a mani from MileJoh

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    Soft Floral With Contrast Nail Art – Born Pretty Stamping Polish Review

    Back with a fresh a Soft Floral With Contrast nail art –  with Born Pretty Green Stamping Polish Review included in this nail art. Excuse the absence and delayed posts, I’m stuck wearing a splint and it makes everything harder than it already was… Purchase details, links and description of the product/s are listed below the images in The Rundown

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    Pantone Colour of the Year 2019 – Living Coral (matching colours & nail polish suggestions)

    For the first article of the new year, I’m looking at the Pantone Colour of the Year 2019 – Living Coral (with extra details & nail polish suggestions). I have listed matching colours that go with Living Coral, suitable polishes and given some detail on the inspiration, and how to paint mix your own! It’s such a cheery, “tropical vibes”

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    Coral Cheetah Geometric & Studs Nail Art

    Channelling Coral for Pantone in this Coral Cheetah Geometric & Studs Nail Art! It’s not the total correct shade, but it comes as a precursor to my first feature article for the year (for this website anyway), that will be posted in the coming days if all goes to plan. Excuse the absence and delayed posts, I’m stuck wearing a splint

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    Summer Night Tropical Nail Art for Manisha’s Birthday

    Today I have a Summer Night Tropical Nail Art for Manisha’s Birthday – again a collab I managed to squeeze in despite all the hubbub. HAPPY BIRTHDAY hon! Hope you’ve been having a most awesome day! And being spoiled with lotsa polish 😘🎁🍰🎈🎉🍾 I did a nail design along the lines of a “Summer Night Tropical” flavour. With gradients, stamping (then

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    Fireworks in Metallic & Black, Mani Swap Circle – Jan 2019

    It’s time for another Mani Swap! I did a Fireworks mani in metallics for Mani Swap Circle – Jan 2019 edition. We’re starting to post earlier each month from this year, due to the glut of Challenges usually due at the end of the year. The January colours were Metallic & Black, specifically silver, gold and rose gold. Right up my

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    Delicately Stamped Birthday Nails In Essie Blue (for Nastya)

    Hey! I have some intricate Delicately Stamped Birthday Nails In Essie Blue (for Nastya) – part of a January birthday collage on Instagram, and on of two that I’ve done recently over the holiday break. I don’t often have time to do these things, but on a whim managed to fit them both in. So a quick post today…  

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    Tropical Palms Gradient – Birthday Nails for Jill (Glisten & Glow)

    I have the 2nd of two birthay nails for the week. This time it’s Tropical Palms Gradient – Birthday Nails for Jill (Glisten & Glow). Whose top coats I use like they’re going out of style. I’m not the only one.   Her favourite colour is apparently pink, but I didn’t have any pinks from her brand (mainly cos I

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    A Wintery Mrs De Winter, or Holy Holo, A-England!

    This one is for all the holo lovers. I’ve named it A Wintery Mrs De Winter, or Holy Holo, A-England! Because this polish is both sumptuous and holo-tastic! Or as I’d imagine the posh aristocrats in 1800s England would exclaim upon seeing it: “By god, Jeeves! Get me more!” Mrs De Winter is a neutral classic. A softly muted grey taupe –

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    MoYou London Earrings Contest, Entry 1 Nail Stamping

    Adding these here for posterity – my MoYou London Earrings Contest, Entry 1 Nail Stamping. This was the entry that won me a voucher (yay!) and what a nice surprise. Thought I’d missed out given it originally ended on the 30th Dec 2018 (after being changed from the 23rd Dec). But was changed again to the 6th Jan 2019 and

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    MoYou London Earrings Contest, Entry 2 Nail Stamping

    Adding these here for posterity – my MoYou London Earrings Contest, Entry 2 Nail Stamping. They also were already posted weeks ago on Instagram however I was unable to cross post so am adding it here now for archive purposes.   Created using plates from the Pro & Floral collections 🌹🌸🌺 and a new jelly stamper. These floral nails are

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    Happy New…er, NAIL Year 2019! – Goals, Aims & Wrap Up

    HAPPY NEW, I mean…NAIL YEAR!!! May 2019 bring you lots of happiness, prosperity & good health 💖 Oh and a bucketload of polish ✌ Thanks to all who supported, liked, commented (and in the face of biased algorithms, generally made an often buggy platform more bearable) in 2018. And thanks also to all the brands I’ve worked with for allowing

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