Category Archives: Cult Nails

Sunday Stamping: Over a saran wrap method base

Hello!  Today’s challenge was truly a challenge for me.  The base color for stamping was to be created with the saran wrap method of nail art.  I’ve seen this before, but never actually done it.  The result is a fairly … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Nail Art: Stamping

Congratulations to Sabrina from Polish Alcoholic!  She won the giveaway for my one year blog anniversary.  Congrats, Sabrina! If you recall, I started using Ecrinal Vitamin Nail Strengthener to help my poor nails.  I used it faithfully every day for 10 … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Nail Art: Tape Mani

I just discovered Joyce Carol Oates.  I’m reading her book The Falls.  She’s written a million books and this is the first one I’ve read.  So far it’s really good.  I like how she manipulates language to get her point … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Nail Art: Gradients

Last night it was raining when I took my dog out.  He nosed at the snow and mud, looking for that ideal place.  I paced around and WHAM! slipped on a rock, rolling my ankle and falling into the mud … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Swatch Series: Iconic

The change to Daylight Savings Time has somewhat thrown me.  My body is still living an hour earlier, while my head is trying to adjust to what the clock says.  Why do we do this to ourselves every year?  Actually, … Continue reading

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Sunday Stamping: Plate ending in ‘6’

I was so excited about my give-away, that I almost forgot that I needed to post my Sunday stamping project! Today’s challenge was to use a plate ending in the number 6.  After identifying the plate I wanted to use, … Continue reading

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One Year Anniversary Give-Away!!!

A year ago today, I launched this blog.  Along the way, I’ve discovered lovely polishes and ventured into nail art.  I’ve learned a lot and definitely had my favorites. This is a small blog – I haven’t posted every day … 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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Cult Nails Swatch Series: Feelin’ Froggy

On the advice of a reader, I’ve started to use Ecrinal Vitamin Nail Strengthener.  According to the packaging, apply it every day for 7-10 days and your nails will be stronger all the way around.  No more brittle, splitting or … Continue reading

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Cult Nails Swatch Series: Princess

Good afternoon, polish lovers!  I’ve had a good day so far.  I finished another draft of the short story I’m working on.  This draft is the first one that has an ending I like.  The story is not totally done, … Continue reading

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