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    Stars & Stripes – July 4th Nail Art Challenge

    Sassy Abstract Stars & Stripes – July 4th Nail Art Challenge for the @clairestelle8challenge July 2018 first prompt.  A stamped one as I still don’t have time or energy for freehand ventures at the moment. Maybe once I have fixed the unruly tech issues and a few other things I can get back into that. But for now, Happy (Almost) Independence Day! to

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    Coniferae – Femme Fatale COTM July 2018 – Polish Swatch

    Indie’s are many a nailista’s favourite, mine included. Today I have a preview of the coming monthly installments from the beloved Aussie Indie brand Femme Fatale. Meet Coniferae – the Femme Fatale Colour of the Month (COTM) for July 2018 – Polish Swatches below. Let’s just take a moment to appreciate those flakes…   All photos taken in various angles

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    Autumn Aspens – Femme Fatale FOTM July 2018 – Polish Swatches

    Autumn Aspens – Femme Fatale FOTM July 2018 – Polish Swatchfest below! I’m thrilled to give you a preview of the coming monthly installments from the beloved Aussie Indie brand Femme Fatale.  This is the first. Full description and write-up after the photos!   NOTE: Femme Fatale FOTM polishes are an exclusive only available to members of Femme Fatale Fiends

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    Opallac Rose Quartz – Glitter Gel Polish Swatch

    Here is the first look at Opallac Rose Quartz’s Glitter Gel Polish Swatch. The last of the trio of new GOLD GLITTERS Opallac Glitter Army collection. Shall we indulge?   Opallac Rose Quartz is a sexy Rose Gold glitter gel polish. I looove rose gold polishes, and this is definitely my favourite of the 3! As much as I like

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    Metallic Mani for Mani Swap Circle “Purple, Red & Orange” – June 2018

    Metallic Mani for @maniswapcircle – swipe for the cool collage of the June 2018 #ManiSwapCircle: Purple, Red and Orange!   This month I was tasked with recreating a mani by Desiree @nails_by_desi_ and despite having several on the shortlist, chose her gradient with gold dots in the above colours. I used ALL @hit_the_bottle polishes in this because a) they rock, and b) I wanted a slick metallic

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    Cuticle Nipper Protector With Buckle – Born Pretty Review

    Quick look & review of this very handy Cuticle Nipper Protector With Buckle from @BornPrettyStore (thankfully these were in some of the images I have access to whilst the drive is kaput and in Tech Hospital), though they look a bit darker than the ones I had processed, but since I haven’t got much else to post, this will have to do.

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    Minimal Geometric Circles – Pastel Challenge Nails

    Minimal Geometric Circles – Pastel Challenge Nails for the @clairestelle8challenge prompt of CIRCLES (don’t faint, finally some nail art 😂 Yass!). #clairestelle8june is the hashtag to check out more. If you saw my stories you’ll know that it’s been an uphill battle with tech stuff this week. I only have access to a few posts/pix till my drive’s sorted, but thankfully this was

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    Nicole Diary Iridescent Cloud – Flakies Polish Swatch Review

    Another flakies eyegasm! 😉 Nicole Diary Iridescent Cloud Flakies Polish Swatch and Review! Look at this!   It’s time for the next fabulous flakies polish from Nicole Diary called Iridescent Cloud, from the @nicolediary_com Wonderworld Series, which I was nicely sent for my honest opinion (again, thank you). No secret I love flakies, and shimmery, shiny things. 2 coats over a black gel is

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    Nicole Diary Firework – Flakies Polish Swatch Review

    Hey hey! Back with a review 😉 A Nicole Diary Firework Flakies Polish Swatch and Review! Look at this!   It’s time for a funky flakies polish from Nicole Diary called Firework, from the @nicolediary_com Wonderworld Series, which I was kindly sent for my honest opinion (so thank you for the chance)(to indulge my flakie obsession 😆).   It even looks stunning with a

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    80’s Hot Pink & Black Nails – Another Decade Challenge

    80’s Hot Pink & Black Nails Challenge mani time! I did these for Clairestelle8’s @Clairestelle8challenge June prompt “Another Decade”. I chose the 80’s and her colour combo of Hot Pink and Black. I intended to hand draw some stuff but halfway through the inks ran and I had to start over. 😢 I was so bummed… Stuff that, I went for

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    Peach Cuticle Oil Pen – Born Pretty Review & New Launch

    Born Pretty updated their branding and as part of this, recently relaunched some new look nail products and items – including cuticle oils and various nail polishes & treatments. I was sent this item to show you, a new look cuticle oil pen. So here’s my Peach Cuticle Oil Pen Born Pretty Review.   It came shrink-wrapped in plastic for hygiene

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    Opallac Gold Digger – Glitter Gel Polish Swatch

    Here is the first look at Opallac Gold Digger’s Glitter Gel Polish Swatch. The next of the trio of new GOLD GLITTERS collection from Opallac Gel Polish. My parcel as mentioned earlier arrived with the glitter gel polish bottles hidden inside glitter bombs, and yes, I am still pulling it out of my hair haha!   Opallac Gold Digger is

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