Nail Art · Nails

A Tonic Concoction

Hello, all! Now that Baby ACD has mastered crawling and moved on to attempting to stand on her own without support – often while pirouetting on her tiny toes – I’ve been hard-pressed to multitask during the day. And since all this brain development means she often does not sleep well at night and I… Continue reading A Tonic Concoction

Swatches & Bottleshots

Tonic Polish Lizard Dance

Ever since Baby ACD was born, my husband and I have been pretty much obsessing over baby poop. The bulk of our daily conversation deals with the colour, consistency and frequency of poop. As all the mothers out there will attest to, there is a particular range of colours on baby poop colour spectrum, often… Continue reading Tonic Polish Lizard Dance

Nails · Swatches & Bottleshots

Lilac Duochrome Frankenpolish

Hello, folks! Today I’ll share a nail polish that I frankened a couple of months ago and never got around to posting. For those of you who have never heard of “frankening”, it’s when you mix in other polish colours or tints to a base polish colour (or even to a clear base) to make… Continue reading Lilac Duochrome Frankenpolish

Nails · Swatches & Bottleshots

Tonic Polish Lunar Lust

Hello, there! As I mentioned in my last swatch post, it has become a bit of a sub-hobby to photograph bottles of shifty, multichrome polish, so I’ve decided to continue doing such (swatch?!?) posts for some of the more shifty ones. I received all my Tonic Polish polishes a while back, and am slowly trying… Continue reading Tonic Polish Lunar Lust

Nails · Swatches & Bottleshots

Tonic Polish Incandescent

Hello, folks! Hope you’re all having a wonderful week! I have for you today something I’ve never done before — a swatch. I normally don’t do swatches, but in recent months I’ve purchased a couple of polishes that are just so gorgeous, I wanted to share. It’s also becoming a bit of an obsession to… Continue reading Tonic Polish Incandescent

Nails

My Frankenpolish Collection So Far

Hello, folks! I recently mixed up two new shades of nail polish, and thought I would share with you the colours I have so far. Frankenpolish is what you get when you mix up different shades of nail polish to get a colour of your choosing. I have spoken about this in detail in this… Continue reading My Frankenpolish Collection So Far