Jewellery Furkeeps – Sterling Silver Cat Spinner Ring

Hello! Something a little bit different to show you today – last month for my birthday Mr Magpie bought me an adorable silver ring with a cat on it. It came from an small jeweller on Etsy called Jewellery Furkeeps, and they specialise in the cutest animal designs in sterling silver. Pics after the jump!
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#whencolourscollide – Red & Pastel Blue

Hi folks! Over the past 18 months or so that I’ve been blogging, I’ve seen some of my skills increase – stamping and gradients especially. Others not so much – I’ve yet to successfully watermarble, my freehand sucks and a simple dotticure eludes me. I could just stick to what I’m good at, but where’s the fun in that? One thing I’ve never been much good at is putting colours together – not just nails, but clothing and decor too. I just tend to stick to safe combos.  Hopefully, this is about to change! I’ve recently discovered the When Colours Collide Facebook group, every two weeks they issue a challenge featuring a pair or trio of colours which you have to use to create a mani. At the end of the two weeks, everyone’s mani is added to a huge collage, which you can see at the end of this post. This fortnight the prompt is pastel blue and red. A combo I would never have dreamed of putting together!
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‘Ard As Nails Kitty’s Secret & Color Alike Mars

Hello! Today I have another pretty UK indie to show you. There have been lots of new indies popping up in the UK over the past year or so, which is fantastic! But bad for my bank balance. One of these new indies is ‘Ard As Nails, and this polish is from their recent Bookature collection. Pics after the break!
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Danglefoot birthday collab!

Hello! Um ..  yeah its been a little while since I last posted, shall we blame work getting in the way? And I was away for a week…  poor, neglected blog!

Anyway, today is the birthday of the lovely Hayley who is the lady behind Danglefoot polish, and I was invited by @purrfect_nails to take part in an Instagram mani collab to celebrate. Everyone was asked to produce a mani using Danglefoot polishes, and after the break you can see a collage of pics.

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