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  • 26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Embellished / 3D
    26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Embellished / 3D

    Embellished or 3D ist this week's challenge theme. While I really admire some 3D manis (do you know piggiluv.com ? She's a real goddess, not only with 3D manis but also with free hand paintings. Her nails are art.), I don't think I could do something that would be recognizable as, well whatever... So I chose the easier version, embellishments.My base polish is Pahlish Dark Chocolate Cherries, a da...

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  • My Oblivion
    My Oblivion

    Pahlish's My Oblivion is today's polish.My Oblivion has a sheer teal jelly base (a little less blue than my pictures show) filled with gold holographic hex and bar glitters. I used three coats and as you can see, my nail line is still clearly visible. One generous coat of KBShimmer Clearly On Top provided a smooth finish. My Oblivion is no longer produced, but other Pahlish polishes are available ...

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  • Flower Water Decals
    Flower Water Decals

    Some blue flowers for today.I combined the Born Pretty Store water decals with Pretty Serious Galaxy Invader, a foil polish shifting from blue to purple. I used three coats for opacity and applied the cedals over one coat of Essence Wild White Ways. One coat of KBShimmer Clearly On Top protected the decals.

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  • Nail Crazies Unite: Gold Snowflakes
    Nail Crazies Unite: Gold Snowflakes

     Gold Snowflakes are this week's challenge theme. Apparently I still felt a little Christmas-y considering my color choice... My base color is Zoya Payton, a warm red toned purple jelly with silver holo flakie glitter. I used three coats for opacity.For the snowflakes I uesd Barry M. Gold Foil and B.loves.plates B.05 let it snow. As usual, I adde done coat of KBShimmer Clearly On Top. An InLinkz ...

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  • Mongu @ Midnight
    Mongu @ Midnight

    Mongu @ Midnight is the name of today's polish by Wing Dust Collections.Mongu @ Midnight is a navy blue shimmer with white, gunmetal and silver holographic hex glitters and blue and silver bar glitters. I used three coats and added one coat of KBShimmer Clearly On Top. Wing Dust Collection polishes seem to be no longer available.

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  • My Bespoke Psychopath
    My Bespoke Psychopath

    My Bespoke Psychopath is the name of today's polish and it's by Lyn B. Designs.My Bespoke Psychopath has a sheer purple jelly base filled with purple, red and silver hexes. Since the base is so sheer, I layered two coats over two coats of OPI Vant To Bite My Neck, a purple creme. One coat of KBShimmer Clearly On Top provided a smooth finish. As usual, my camera "ate" most of the red hues and shows...

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  • 26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Metallic + one color
    26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Metallic + one color

     A new year is no reason to stop with my nail art challenges, so here's the first for 2018: metallic plus one color. I went a little further and used two metallic polishes with this one.My base color is Essence Beat The Winter Blues (Step Into Magic Wonderland LE), a periwinkle blue metallic. I bought this one for stamping, but I'm sure it won't work for that purpose. Unlike other metallic polish...

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  • My New Year's Eve Mani
    My New Year's Eve Mani

    I hope the new years has started good for you. Here's what I wore on my nails for New Year's Eve. I kept it simple this time and got inspired by a video I've seen on Facebook. I don't remember who made it, but she used regular gold insted of rose gold.The black base is Essence Black Is Back, the glitter is Essie A Cut Above and the numbers I painted with Essie Penny Talk and a nail art brush. Of c...

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  • My 10 favorite manis 2017
    My 10 favorite manis 2017

    Happy New Year! To celebrate the beginning of 2018, I want to show you my last year's favorite manis. I linked the blogposts on the picture titles. Are your favorites among the ones shown?Fall LeavesAutumn TreesBeach NailsAfrican SunsetWhite and pinkSilver and blackBlue SharpiesGreen DistressedRainbow Winter Wood

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  • Nail Crazies Unite: Blue, Silver & White Winter
    Nail Crazies Unite: Blue, Silver & White Winter

    Blue, white and silver are the perfect winter colors for me, and they are this week's challenge theme. As base I used a blue and white marble design, using MoYou London and Essie Style Cartel with the same technique I used for this mani.The silver holo polish I used is Color Club Harp On It, and for the very subtle snowflakes I used B. loves plates B.05 let it snow. I added one coat of KBShimmer C...

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  • Blue Snowflakes
    Blue Snowflakes

    Some snowflakes for today.I started with three coats of Darling Diva Crabsody In Blue, a black jelly polish filled with tiny royal blue glitters. For the snowflakes I used Born Pretty Store stamping plate BPL-032 and Kiko Mirror Lacquer 623 (Blue). I added one coat of KBShimmer Clearly On Top for protection and extra shine.  Darling Diva polishes are available at their own store.

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  • Nail Crazies Unite: Holiday
    Nail Crazies Unite: Holiday

    This week's challenge theme is Holiday. Since we were told to choose any december holiday, and I didn't want to do the same as everybode else, I chose a day that's just special for my family, and nobody else. My dad turned 70 last week, so this holiday mani is about my dad's birthday. I started with two coats of MoYou London After The Storm. For the stamping I used MoYou London Black Knight, Kiss ...

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  • Oceania
    Oceania

    My base color is Manhattan 36L, a duochrome shimmer shifting from light blue to aqua. I used three coats for the pictures. Something didn't seem to be right with this polish, in tthe pictures with the topper you can see, that it just melted away under the other polish, producing these weird wrinkles on my nails... The glitter topper is Candeo Oceania, a clear base filled with white, grey and aqua ...

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  • 26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Insects and/or Bugs
    26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Insects and/or Bugs

    For this week, the challenge theme is insects. I don't like most insects, they just have too many legs for my liking. But I really like butterflies, they're just beautiful! So butterfly it is for this challenge.As base color I used three coats of a multichrome Enchanted Polish. I can't tell you which one it is, it came without a name tag, and I bought it so long ago, I just can't remember the poli...

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  • Lacke in Farbe und bunt - bordeaux
    Lacke in Farbe und bunt - bordeaux

    Lacke in Farbe und bunt is a weekly nail polish challenge by Lenas Sofa and Das Jahreszeitenhaus. Each week they have a new color scheme, and this week's color is bordeaux. The polish I chose is Joy To The World from an old Christmas Edition by Essence, with a bordeaux creme base and a gold glitter topper. I used two coats of the base color for opacity. I dabbed the glitter topper on the nails usi...

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  • Lacke in Farbe und bunt - beige
    Lacke in Farbe und bunt - beige

    Lacke in Farbe und bunt is a weekly nail polish challenge by Lenas Sofa and Das Jahreszeitenhaus. Each week they have a new color scheme, and this week's color is beige.My beige polish is China Glaze Fast Track, a beige (duh) polish with strong golden fleck shimmer. I've already shown this one, but this was pretty much exactly four years ago (on november 16th, 2013), so I thought it was time to we...

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  • 26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Animal Print In The Wrong Colors
    26 Great Nail Art Ideas: Animal Print In The Wrong Colors

    Animal print in the wrong colors is this week's challenge theme.I really like wild cats, so I went with tiger and leopard for this one, using Born Pretty Store stamping plate BP-L006. The colors I used are a light blue and blood red. Both polishes were offered by Born Pretty Store, thank you so much! The light blue one I recieved last year and reviewed it here, I used it as base (two coats). The r...

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  • Born Pretty Store UV-sensitive thermal polish
    Born Pretty Store UV-sensitive thermal polish

    Today I want to show you a lovely polish Born Pretty Store offered me, thank you so much! In the bottle, and indoors with cold temperatures, it's a vivid royal blue jelly with silver hex glitters, some of them holographic. Warm it turns very light, almost white. Outside, especially in the sun, it gets red hues, turning to light or dark purple, depending on the tempearature. Sadly, I didn't take an...

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  • Nail Crazies Unite: Neutral Colors
    Nail Crazies Unite: Neutral Colors

    Neutral Colors is the first prompt for the next round of the Nail Crazies Unite nail art challenge.I started with two coats of OPI Taupe-less On The Beach, a light taupe creme. Then I used OPI I Sao Paolo Over There, a darker taupe creme, and the gradient nail art brush I was offered by Born Pretty Store, thank you so much! It has a lot of short bristles and some longer ones, to create a gradient....

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  • Nail Crazies Unite: Vampy Matte
    Nail Crazies Unite: Vampy Matte

     Vampy matte is the theme for the last Nail Crazies Unite week (I sure hope there will be another round...).Vampy means dark colors for me, red or purple. In my untrieds I found this Pahlish Mystery Polish, a deep, almost black purple-leaning red that reminds me of ripe black cherries. It has some copper and purple flakie shimmer in it. I used three coats for opacity. To match the beautiful fall ...

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