Monthly Archives: October 2012

Jigsaw Nails

What to do when it’s windy and rainy?  My nails, of course!  Sometimes it’s hard to decide what colors to use and/or what design to try.  This time, I left the color choice up to my brother.  He was over … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Use an image plate whose number ends in the day of the month you were born.

Phew!  This week’s challenge is a mouthful.  However, I’m not sure how else it could be said! My birthday is Dec 21st, so I used plate BM21. I love, love, love this mani!  It’s just so pretty.  I’ve been wearing … Continue reading

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Psychedelic Watermarble

Hello!  This is a watermarble I did a few weeks ago. I used a white base (can’t remember which one), with Illamasqua Gamma, Illamasqua Jo’Mina and China Glaze For Audrey for the watermarble.  The lesson learned on this mani is … Continue reading

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Halloween Leopard Print

The challenge yesterday in my stamping group called for ‘scary for Halloween’ and I didn’t have any appropriate stamps.  So I decided to do a leopard print with Halloween colors. I used Zoya Arizona as the base, and OPI Black … Continue reading

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Zoya Nail Art

I had grand plans for nail art using the Zoya polish I reviewed last week.  As usual, not all plans work out.  My favorite nail art, watermarbling, was a no-go.  I tried all different approaches, and the polish just didn’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Invasion!

This week, the stamping challenge them was ‘OMG, it’s an invasion of ________!’  At first, I had no idea what to do, but after looking through my images, this is what I came up with. It’s an invasion of lizards! … Continue reading

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Zoya Swatch Series: Shimmers

Yesterday’s trip to the DMV was very successful, which was a relief.  The first time I went, there were 30 people in line ahead of me.  In twenty minutes, no one moved.  So, I decided not to stay for what … Continue reading

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