Buff and Polish - Nail Art, Nail Art Tools & Accessories, Polish & Beauty

Home – Blog

Welcome to Buff & Polish!

www.buffandpolishbeauty.com

Due to an earlier emergency, the shop launch has been pushed back
until things have settled. It’s still happening however.
Coming VERY SOON! – you may follow me to be notified.


CONNECT WITH BUFF & POLISH HERE:

Follow on Bloglovin

BlogLovin' (This Blog)InstagramYouTubeTwitterTumblr - Inspiration FeedRSSEmail Us

  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 28: A Flag – NZ Laser Kiwi

    I often find the flag nails prompt a little meh. It’s more because I generally prefer to put items representative of a country’s culture on my nails if I am representing a country, rather than a flag, mainly because I can add more variance, do skittles etcetera. And some flag designs are quite simple, so unless it is for the

    Read more
    0
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 27: Artwork – Basquiat

    Back into my beloved realm of the arts with 27 of the 31 Day Challenge. It is Inspired by an Artwork and I have chosen Jean-Michel Basquiat (pronounced ‘Bass-key-ah’ – where the Bass rhymes with mass, and the ‘h’ is short and soft)(if you want to say it correctly as the French do and sound all art nerdy and impressive

    Read more
    8
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 26: A Pattern – More Mara

    Day 26 of the 31 Day Challenge already? Wow. That was sort of not really quick! Today’s prompt is Inspired By A Pattern. Nice. It’s no secret that I love patterns. And colour. And design. And spinach, but I digress. I had so much troubble picking one Mara Hoffman print for yesterday’s Fashion inspiration prompt, that I thought I’d do

    Read more
    3
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 25: Fashion – Mara Hoffman

    I wanted to go all out with a nice bold print for Day 25’s Fashion prompt in the 31 Day Challenge. So I chose a Mara Hoffman print to replicate. There were so many to choose from, but I settled on one after much deliberation. I chose this New York fashion designer because I love her prints. This Bohemian style is

    Read more
    3
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 24: A Book – Green Eggs & Ham

    Today’s 31 Day Challenge prompt is literally literal. It’s Day 24 and the prompt is Inspired By A Book – Green Eggs & Ham. More like devilled eggs, but I thought I should go a bit Seuss. You might have guessed by now that I do have an often warped sense of humour, so it made sense to run with it

    Read more
    0
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 23: A Movie – Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs 3D

    Hello again. Back with some whacky nail art today as we glide into Day 23 of the 31 Day Challenge. I couldn’t decide on something given there is so much choice. In the end I settled on an animation. #31DC2015 options argh! In the end I decided to go with Day 23: A Movie – Cloudy With A Chance of

    Read more
    17
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 22: Inspired By A Song – Rubber Band, Bowie

    31 Day Challenge and the first Inspired By prompt falling on Day 22 is Inspired By A Song – Rubber Band, Bowie. David Bowie. I thought I would pick something random and obscure, so it fits the bill there. And to celebrate 50 years of David Bowie. The track itself was a bit of a flop, but was one on

    Read more
    10
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 21: A Colour – Golden Child

    31 Day Challengers rejoice! We’ve started the 3rd leg of this enormous challenge. The Inspired By… prompts. They aren’t my favourite, but I prefer them to the colour prompts. Here we have #31DC2015 Day 21: A Colour – Golden Child. My colour of choice is, you guessed it, Gold. I thought I would go for a full skittle manicure –

    Read more
    0
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 20: Water Marble – Marbellous

    We are now in Day 20 of the 31 Day Challenge and the prompt that many of us either love or hate has arrived. Yup, Day 20: Water Marble – Marbellous. I do like marbling and the effect it gives, but it does eat through polish and can be hit or miss, so it’s not something I do all the time. The

    Read more
    0
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 19: Galaxies – Space Cake

    Hello y’all. I have two things to reveal today. 1) some galaxy nails for today, and 2) the new improvements to the commenting system. Firstly lets start with the improvements in a nutshell. I know that commenting can be a one and done kind of deal, so I’ve implemented a new system that allows you to be notified of comments.

    Read more
    0
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 18: Half Moons – New Moon

    When I saw that today’s prompt being Day 18: Half moons and all I could think of was Frank Sinatra’s old tune, Blue Moon. You know the one: Blue moon You saw me standing alone Without a dream in my heart Without a love of my own So I ignored it and did something totally different. And went with angular

    Read more
    0
  • Buff & Polish - 31DC2018 Day 21 - Colour Black Moths

    31DC2015 Day 17: Glitter – Smokin’ Mirrors

    31 Day Challenge Day 17’s prompt is GLITTER. So more sparkles, yeahh! I guess not having working lights has made me like shiny, blingy things even more so this past week. I thought about going for the full finger disco thing, but since I have done a bit of that already throughout the challenge, I opted for a glitter polish

    Read more
    0