Nail Crazies Unite challenge – Coffee

A new nail art challenge – Nail Crazies Unite! The first prompt is Coffee. Continue reading Nail Crazies Unite challenge – Coffee


Black & white double stamping

Yay, the sun has arrived! It properly feels like spring now. I love this time of year, when the flowers start to bloom and the trees start turning green again. Having said all that, I have a totally non-springlike mani to show you today. Follow me after the break!
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Packing Light – A Holiday Capsule Naildrobe

Hello lovely people! I’m off away for two weeks touring around Bonny Scotland, starting tomorrow. I’m so excited! All my clothes are sorted, but now I come to the hard part – what polish to take? We are taking our caravan, so I have a bit of space (not loads though) and as we’re not leaving the UK there are no flight or baggage restrictions … Continue reading Packing Light – A Holiday Capsule Naildrobe

#DareToBare – Barry M Lychee and Seventeen In The Surf

Recently the hashtag #DareToBare has been all over social media – a publicity campaign by Rimmel London for their new neutral lipsticks and nail polishes. I thought I’d have a go at neutral nails – I’m not usually a neutral girl so I had to add a splash of colour too! Unfortunately for Rimmel, I didn’t use any of their products 😉 Instead I went with Barry M Gelly Lychee, a great neutral beige colour that works well with my skin tone, without looking all mannequin hands. Continue reading “#DareToBare – Barry M Lychee and Seventeen In The Surf”

#clairestelle8may challenge – Inspired by another artist

I’m back from my weekend away raring to go on this challenge! I love browsing Instagram and seeing the designs that some of the talented nail artists come up with. One I follow is @_nailsbyjacky, and she recently posted a pretty leopard print mani that I thought I might be able to recreate. I’ve wanted to do a leopard print for ages, so now is an ideal opportunity! Continue reading “#clairestelle8may challenge – Inspired by another artist”