Category Archives: Purple

Barielle Swatch Series: Slate of Affairs, Swizzle Stix and Berry Blue

I didn’t post yesterday because my dog has a skin allergy and I had to take him to the vet.  It threw my whole day out of whack and now I’m playing catch up.  He’ll be fine as long as … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Swatch Series: Charming

I’m being a lot more productive since I moved a small desk into my room.  I’m easy to please…it’s been days since I did that and I’m still happy about it! Today’s swatch is Cult Nails Charming. Cult Nails Charming … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Tape and Stamp

Hello everyone!  I got overwhelmed with life stuff and was not able to post anything for the last two weeks.  But, my mother is finally doing better and I’ve got a little more time to get back to some polish … Continue reading

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Illamasqua Nail Art, Part II

Hi!  Today’s nail art is all freehand.  I’ve usually relied on stamping, but I’m getting bolder with freehand techniques.  This first one is a leopard print mani. This is Illamasqua Radium for the base with Rampage and Swinger for the … Continue reading

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Illamasqua Nail Art, Part I

Good morning!  Today I’ve got two different nail art manis to show you, both featuring Illamasqua nail polish. The base on this is Illamasqua Monogamous.  I used Illamasqua Rampage with Mash 35 for the petals of the flowers and then … Continue reading

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Illamasqua Swatch Series: Radium, Gamma, Jo’Mina and Rampage

Happy Friday!!  I hope you had a wonderful Christmas!  I had a nice day with my family.  We had pretty much the same meal as Thanksgiving (baked instead of mashed potatoes, apple as well as pumpkin pie), went for a … Continue reading

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Essie Nail Art, Part IV

I’ve got one last Essie nail art mani to show you.  I love the combo of purple and turquoise, so I played around with it and came up with the following: I used Essie Turquoise & Caicos for the base … Continue reading

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