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Summer Tile

Hello! I’m back today with yet another older mani. This one was done in January, but somehow never got shared. The base is Tonic Polish Lemons and Cream, a vibrant yellow base with coral shimmer. I stamped over it with a Maniology layering plate, M-029, Moyra grey (23) and Born Pretty Coral Grapefruit (WT-07) stamping… Continue reading Summer Tile

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Salty Kisses & Seashell Wishes

If there’s one type of manicure I adore, it’s a reverse-stamped negative space one. Having shorter nails makes it very time-efficient to colour in any of those large images from my Moyra plates, and I was actually able to do this during a phone meeting! Yay for multitasking (and audio-only!). The image I stamped (and… Continue reading Salty Kisses & Seashell Wishes

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Magnetic Scrolls

Hello, folks! In an effort to clear out some of the nail art backlog from my phone, I bring to you today this mani that I did sometime over the summer and never got around to posting. The base colour is a gorgeous light coral colour with an intensely strong pink shimmer, Sunset Cruise by… Continue reading Magnetic Scrolls

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Transitioning

Hello! I’m going through a period of transition in several aspects of life, all at the same time. Not to mention, the weather outside is doing the same. In the spirit of this, I decided to post this gradient manicure today. I like gradients, but don’t end up doing them very often, and this was… Continue reading Transitioning

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Rutaceae

Hello! Do you go through phases when you don’t quite feel like talking? When you’re feeling content and happy, but just quiet? It’s been that way for me with the blog. I have so many nail art posts pending, and even more being added each week as I’ve continued to do my nails, but I… Continue reading Rutaceae

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Almost Neon

Hello, folks! Mr ACD had the day off work today, my parents are here and the weather was lovely, all factors that made today a relaxing and memorable day! Oh, and my favourite coffee shop in town was renovated and now is even more charming than it was before. I had almost forgotten that it’s… Continue reading Almost Neon

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Summer Wine

Hello, folks! Another Friday, another fluid mani. The palette for this week’s #fluidfridayfriends was so gorgeous, based on this inspiration picture: For this mani, I used Sally Hansen Cherry Fast (fuschia) and Style Is Eternal (blue), Sinful Colors Innocent (green) and a mauve-pink frankenpolish that I mixed up years ago, along with my DIY transforming… Continue reading Summer Wine

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Sweat, a.k.a. Summer Fluid

Hello! I’m back again with yet another fluid art manicure. The suggested colour scheme this week was a beautiful summery one:Yet again, I forgot to take any pictures of the decals – usually my favourite part of the fluid art photography process.I feel kind of meh about how this turned out. I like the colour… Continue reading Sweat, a.k.a. Summer Fluid

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Play-doh

Hello! As promised, I have a double Fluid Friday bonanza today, haha! Which means, I’m posting both last week’s fluid mani and well as this week’s. We had a bright and happy colour scheme last week: As you can tell from the photo of the polishes I used, this is around when my phone camera… Continue reading Play-doh