Category Archives: Iridescent

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: 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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Rescue Beauty Lounge Scrangie Swatches

I was so impressed by Rescue Beauty Lounge Halcyon that I said to heck with my budget and ordered a whole bunch of Rescue Beauty Lounge polishes.  At $20 each, they are certainly pricier than others, however, there are more … Continue reading

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Wacky Wednesday: Nail Doodles

Wacky Wednesdays is when I try new-to-me techniques.  I promise I will post how it turns out, no matter what it looks like! I got some nail art brushes and was excited to try them. I tend to doodle when … Continue reading

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Essie Sexy Divide

Today I’ve got another polish from my wishlist.  Essie Sexy Divide is a beautiful deep purple. This polish is simply beautiful.  Like grape juice, it has a cherry iridescence.  If you slosh grape juice around in a bottle, the residue … Continue reading

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Essie Resort 2012 Collection – Swatches and Review

Today I review the Essie Resort 2012 Collection.  There are four colors, all in the pink/purple family. Left-to-right: Pink-A-Boo, Sure Shot, She’s Picture Perfect, No More Film These colors put me in mind of beautiful sunsets and summer camp.  Or … Continue reading

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China Glaze Purple Panic

Matte alert! I’ve searched all over the bottle, but nothing says China Glaze Purple Panic is matte.  But it is.  Very unexpected.  Matte can be tricky in my limited experience.  It starts drying rather fast on the nail and shows … Continue reading

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