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NOTW: Dollar Store Stamping Experiment

Hello, there! A couple of months ago, I picked up a set of 6 7-ml bottles of nail polish by a brand called Mariposa at my local Dollarama. I haven’t used them very much, despite the fact that the colours are very shimmery and rich, with almost a foil finish. In fact, I’ve only used… Continue reading NOTW: Dollar Store Stamping Experiment

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NOTW: Hipster Skittlette

Hello, folks! After a (unintentionally) long hiatus, I’m back! After I got back from my vacation in the first week of January, I’ve been busy catching up and haven’t had time to post even though I have been engaging in postable activites. 😀 The manicure I’m featuring today was the first one I did after… Continue reading NOTW: Hipster Skittlette

ABC Challenge · Nail Art · Nails

ABC Challenge: R is for Reverse-Stamping

The ABC Challenge is back on after a month-long break! This week’s prompt is the letter R and I’m going for a reverse-stamped skittlette manicure. On my ring and index fingers, I reverse-stamped two images from the Born Pretty aztec plate (BP-L010) using Sally Hansen Insta Dri in Re-Teal Therapy and Black to Black, and… Continue reading ABC Challenge: R is for Reverse-Stamping

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NOTW: Gradient & Stamping

I have really been enjoying the two challenges I’ve been partaking in (ABC Challenge and 31-day challenge, weekly) but some days I want to do a manicure just for the fun of it, without any limitations. This manicure was the result of one such attempt: I made the gradient out of Wet n Wild in… Continue reading NOTW: Gradient & Stamping

31DC2016 · Nail Art · Nails

31DC2016Weekly 11: Polka Dots

I gave my nails a break for two days and am back for the second category of the 31-day nail art challenge! Unlike the first 10-day block of the challenge that dealt with colours, the next block deals with patterns. Today’s prompt is polka dots. Ever my favourite pattern, I decided to go with a… Continue reading 31DC2016Weekly 11: Polka Dots

31DC2016 · Nail Art · Nails

31DC2016Weekly 10: Gradient

Happy Canada Day, everyone! I made it through 10 days of doing nail art everyday! Today’s prompt for the 31-day nail art challenge is gradient nails. I decided to pair this with another manicure idea on my list – inspired by the TV show, Avatar: The Last Airbender (ATLA). I shall digress briefly & talk… Continue reading 31DC2016Weekly 10: Gradient