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    Where Art Thou? MAY/JUNE UPDATE! (Temporary Post)

    Just a quick note to say I finally was able to access my site after a May that was filled with tech gremlins. And now my website will not show feature images due to some coding error that is driving me mad… Seriously, enough already!? If you saw on social media I suffered from a hugely frustrating and unfortunate double

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    Spring Garden Nail Art – Born Pretty Holo Stamper, Plate & Polish

    Hola! I’m back with the follow-up post to yesterday’s preview, with some Spring Garden Nail Art – using Born Pretty Holo Stamper, Plate & Polish. The polish I was sent was red so I had to tie that in with the plate and ended up with this yellow, red and green combo. Purchase details, links and description of the product/s

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    Rainbow Holographic Transparent Stamper – Born Pretty Review

    Today I’m excited to show you the new Rainbow Holographic Transparent Stamper – Born Pretty Review. It’s such a cool looking stamper and I was sent one to share with you all. I’ll have some art examples to show you next, but I thought this deserved a post of its own. It’s like a galaxy of stars! Purchase details, links

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    Rainbow Mani Swap Circle – April 2019

    It’s time for another Mani Swap! I did a zig-zag mani in Greens for Mani Swap Circle – April 2019 edition. The colours were dependent on which one you were assigned from the listI was in the green tile and you were to do tone-on-tone monochrome shades of that. I was assigned to do a mani from Haleenails (@haleenails) and

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    Raw Amazonite, Crystal Gemstone – Precious Stones Nail Art Series

    I have Raw Amazonite, Crystal Gemstone – Precious Stones Nail Art Series for today’s nail design. There was a Clairestelle8 challenge prompt from last week with Gemstone prompts, and I have a Crystal prompt for the Glam Nails Challenge with this one. It is second in my ongoing (new) series of Precious Stones nail art. I created a smooshy effect,

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    White Banded Onyx Nail Art, Over Black Diamonds Gel Polish

    I have White Banded Onyx Nail Art, Over Black Diamonds Gel Polish for today’s nail design. There was a Clairestelle8 challenge prompt from the weekend (yeah, it’s a bit late again) and I thought this would work as the chosen Gemstone… I stamped some banded imprints onto my nails and left the shiny like polished stones. Onyx doesn’t normally have

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    NAiLIENS: Alien & Fluid Art Challenge Mash-Up Nails

    NAiLIENS: THE TRUTH IS OUT THERE 👽👽 finally I can post my late mishmash of challenges! Officially my NAiLIENS Alien & Fluid Art Challenge Mash-Up Nails. This one also from earlier surprisingly managed to fit 3 occasions into the one mani. I’m nothing if not resourceful 😄 Actually 4, see below. This incorporates last #fluidnailart Friday, the Alien prompt for @glamnailschallenge &

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    Opallac Intoxicated – Gel Polish Swatch

    Opallac Intoxicated – Gel Polish Swatch post. Intoxicated is the latest gel polish release from @opallacgelpolish – an in your face bright, bright, highlighter yellow! 🌞 This kind of Summery shade I looove – and it doesn’t even need white undies (undercoat) to make it pop! I’m mostly gonna let the photos do the talking today, but the full details

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    Plaid Stamped in Yellow & Purple, Mani Swap Circle – March 2019

    It’s time for another Mani Swap! I did a Plaid Stamped mani in Yellow & Purple for Mani Swap Circle – March 2019 edition. The colours were, Yellow & Purple with black and white for accenting as needed.   I was assigned to do a mani from Diane (@pinkchicanails) and the mission is to recreate one of their original manis,

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    Buff & Polish’s ‘Gimme Stuff’ Giveaway – March 2019

    UPDATE: Thanks so much to everyone who entered. The Giveaway has ended and 4 winners announced! Scroll down to see or visit Instagram (my feed, stories, the original post) 😊 I’ve been meaning to do another giveaway for ages. This was planned for earlier, but since that didn’t happen, what better time than October, er, November no, wait, March? It’s

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    An Epic Review of Picture Curable Lacquer – The Whole System From Go To “Whoa!”

    After spending some time testing out the brand-spanking new Picture Curable system (or PC for short) from beloved Aussie brand Picture Polish, I’m back with a detailed review. I’ll take you through the full process of using PC, my results and thoughts on the system as a whole. It will be aimed at beginners and seasoned users alike, so includes some finer details on the basic processes.

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    A Colour Popping Abstract Neon Yellow Geometric

    NEON GEO! 🔺⏹️⚫ No secret geometrics & abstracts are some of my favourite, so I wasn’t gonna pass up the opportunity to do A Colour Popping Abstract Neon Geometric nail design for the @glamnailschallenge Geometric prompt for #glamnailschallengefeb! These were painted freehand in polish, with a little barcode stamp in a neon yellow, black & white combo for a fresh,

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