#clairestelle8june challenge – Stripes

Hello my lovelies, Happy Saturday! Today is the penultimate prompt in the Instagram #clairestelle8june challenge, and it is stripes. I liked the effect of stamping over a glitter crelly for the last challenge mani, so I thought I’d do something similar for this one. Except this time, I wanted bright and cheerful! Continue reading “#clairestelle8june challenge – Stripes”

#clairestelle8june challenge – Glitter Crelly

Hello again! Time for another challenge mani, and this time I’m only one day late posting them, I’m getting better! Today’s prompt is glitter crelly. My first thought was “do I own one?” Yes, I have a handful. “Is there one I want to wear?” That narrowed the choice down a lot. “What am I going to do with it?” Just plain nails for a nail art challenge seemed a bit of a cop out, so I brought out the stamping plates. Continue reading “#clairestelle8june challenge – Glitter Crelly”

#clairestelle8june challenge – Gemstone

Hello again! I’m playing catch up a bit today, was late getting these nails done for the challenge because of going to Royal Ascot on Saturday (which was awesome, by the way, but my feet are killing me after walking round in heels all day!) I saw the Queen, and Gok Wan, and I’m not sure which was more exciting! (Sorry ma’am!) Continue reading “#clairestelle8june challenge – Gemstone”

#clairestelle8june challenge – Leaves

Hello! I hope you’re all having a good week so far! Today is the fourth prompt in the #clairestelle8june challenge, and this time it is leaves. I have to admit, this one was a bit rushed as I only got home from a long weekend away last night, normally I do each prompt a few days in advance but not this time! My first attempt ended up an utter mess, but attempt 2 was OK. Continue reading “#clairestelle8june challenge – Leaves”

#clairestelle8june challenge - Squares

#clairestelle8june challenge – Squares

Hello! Today is the day for the third prompt in the Instagram #clairestelle8june challenge, and it is squares. I knew what I wanted to do as soon as I’d seen the prompt, and so last night I set about making it a reality. Before I show you though, I just need to say one thing: I fecking HATE striping tape! Continue reading “#clairestelle8june challenge – Squares”