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I ♥ NY

I ♥ NY

  At the end of October I went on a little trip to the States. I was presenting at a conference in California – but as these nails suggest I travelled via New York. My aunt lives in Manhattan so I had a lovely few days staying with her in her beautiful Chelsea flat and … Continue reading

Stars and stripes

Stars and stripes

More Born Pretty Store goodies on show in this American-influenced manicure which I thought was particularly cute! I used four different polishes in this manicure. The purple nails are a base of Nails Inc St John’s Wood (a medium periwinkle kind of purple-blue), over which I sponged Urban Outfitters Crowded (pale lilac) to get this … Continue reading

Obamarama!

Obamarama!

OBAMA NAILS! Watching the US election right now and literally can’t even bring myself to imagine a Romney victory. Hoping hoping hoping he gets a second term! (These are slightly inspired by Katy Perry’s election nails: credit where it’s due and all that.) [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date … Continue reading

USA! USA!

USA! USA!

4th of July nails! Statue of Liberty, Coke can, $1 bill, stars and stripes, burger. America in a nutshell?! [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given at right: I imported it to WordPress, and made some small edits, in late November 2012.]