I adored this mani – I was very scared of neons with my uber-pale skntone until my lovely friend Delainie encouraged me to try them out. I didn’t want to just dive right in there and paint my nails screaming neon, so I decided that a white-based water marble with some black dots to tone […]Read more "Old Mani: Neon Water Marble and First Attempt at Dotting"
This was my first attempt at both gradients and galaxy nails, and I was exceptionally proud of how it turned out. So proud, if fact, that I entered it into a black and white nail art contest! To be fair, this picture is nowhere near the quality required for contests, and a first attempt […]Read more "Old Mani: First Attempt at Gradients and Galaxy Nails"
If you know anything about me at all, you’ll know all about my absolute adoration of the colour purple. If I have a choice of colour for anything in my life — no matter how insignificant — I will always, without fail, go for the purple option. I even went as far as painting a pair of glasses that I ordered online a bright metallic purple!Read more "My First Franken: I Call it Beans"
This is my go-to look for when I break my usually-long nails. The subtle shimmer in the blue/teal base of Victoriana doesn’t overpower little nubbins, but still has plenty of pop!Read more "Old Mani: Butter LONDON Victoriana with Depend White Crackle Accent"
Many thanks for stumbling along this far! I decided that I should blog about the manis I complete so I remember the lessons I learn from each one. I still have a load to learn, so I feel the need to record what worked or didn’t work for me as I try out new polishes, […]Read more "Hello Laquerheads! Welcome Along!"