Category Archives: Silver

Sunday Stamping: the colors of my Christmas tree decorations

Today’s challenge was to use the colors of my Christmas tree decorations.  This year, my tree has a lot of jewel tones in the lights and ornaments.  I chose to use magenta, blue, green and silver. For the base, I … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Stamp over glitter

I was excited for this challenge.  I’m not a huge fan of glitter – I prefer rich cremes – but if done right, it can look amazing.  I was hoping my design would be in that category, but stamping over … Continue reading

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Blue with Silver Stars

For my last manicure, I asked my brother what colors I should use.  In keeping with that theme, I asked my mother what she would like to see for my next mani.  She asked for dark blue with stars. Request … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Precious Stones

This week’s stamping challenge was to either use jewel-toned colors, or incorporate gemstones, or both.  I chose to do a gorgeous purple with a diamond check stamp and some glitter. I call it Amethysts and Diamonds. The base color is … Continue reading

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The Hungry Asian Glitter Swatches

Last week, I mentioned that I would be posting swatches of the indie brand ‘The Hungry Asian‘ from Etsy.  These are glitter/layering polishes.  I saw Sneeze Breeze on another blog and was smitten.  I checked out the shop and came … Continue reading

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China Glaze Lorelei’s Tiara Swatches

Oh, how I love sparkles!  I fell in love with this next polish.  I couldn’t get enough of the pretty sparkles and ended up putting on more coats than actually necessary, just because I loved how it looked while I … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping

As I mentioned in my Stamping Debut post, I joined a group on Facebook devoted to stamping.  Called Adventures in Stamping, there are weekly challenges.  I’ve taken part in the last three (this week included) and plan on sharing with you … Continue reading

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