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Rotten Grapes

This can either be labelled ‘hot mess’ or ‘abstract art’, depending on how you look at it. To me it just looks like grapes gone bad. Don’t be afraid of ‘unpretty’ or ‘different’: With flash – using the ‘water color’ … Continue reading

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Earth? Is that you?

This is another one of those manicures where the results aren’t what I had originally intended so I just go with it! Using the ‘water color’ method – which is basically blending polishes on the nail with acetone – I … Continue reading

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An Ode to Paddle Pop

“Paddle Pop, YAY! Paddle Pop, WOO! It’s Super Duper Yummy!” This old school jingle reminds me of a simpler time, when ice cream cost only 60 cents. Or as my father would proclaim during his time, ONLY¬†10 cents! I was … Continue reading

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First Try: Tribal Design!

I was just browsing through Tumblr blogs and was kind of jealous at how some girls can create straight, thick, precise lines in nail art because I’ve personally tried nail art brushes and I always get thick goops of polish … Continue reading

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Zoya Ivanka

I’d been anxiously waiting for the arrival of my two shatters (Black & Silver) in the mail and so I was like “Hmm, which colour would go with those shatters?” This was 3 coats, with sunlight. The colour of money … Continue reading

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Oh no not again…

Nubar Verde vs. Zoya Edyta – I was not looking forward to comparing both colours but here they are! L-R: Zoya Edyta & Nubar Verde In terms of colour I don’t find any differences. However, Edyta (1 coat) is more … Continue reading

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Orly Out of this World vs. Zoya Julieanne

Word on the street is that Orly’s Out of this World is a dupe to Zoya Julieanne, so I took out both bottles last night and applied them side by side to each other. See the similarity in the bottle? … Continue reading

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