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A favourite sweatshirt

A favourite sweatshirt

I asked for an ‘exciting’ sweatshirt for Christmas this year and I got it: this lovely one, as modelled by Jessica Alba. I’ve been wearing it loads (despite not looking like Jessica Alba) so I thought I might try out some nails to match. This uses a couple of the new Nails Inc polishes I … Continue reading

Teeny tiny tasteful dots

Teeny tiny tasteful dots

Just a quick post of what was a quick-and-easy manicure. I used my white Barry M Nail Art Pen to make little polka dots which livened up a base of Topshop Pool Party. Simple but effective! I reckon they have a kind of Cath Kidston vibe which (in moderation) I very much like.

Blue ruffles

Blue ruffles

A bit more tasteful after all the Christmas kitsch: ruffly nails in blue, purple, green and gold. To get this effect you need five polishes which are opaque in one coat: I used Urban Outfitters Crowded (the lilac), Topshop Pool Party (the teal), Nails Inc Belgrave Place (the purple) and Lanesborough Place (the gold), and … Continue reading

Neon/pastel dotticure

Neon/pastel dotticure

I love pastel and neon together but neons never photograph well! Trust me, it was super bright. This is China Glaze Shocking Pink with Urban Outfitters Crowded. The pattern is based on this tutorial, which I’ve had on my to-do list for ages! [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date … Continue reading

Springy spots

Springy spots

  Love this colour combo! Base is Essie A Crewed Interest, spots are Miss Sporty Pop Fiction and Orange Crush. [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given above: I imported it to WordPress, making some small edits, in late November 2012.]

Day 11: Polka dots

Day 11: Polka dots

  Fifties floral. [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given above: I imported it to WordPress in late November 2012.]

Pastel spots

Pastel spots

  Pastel skittles with spots. [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given above: I imported it to WordPress in late November 2012.]