The latest prompt in the When Colours Collide nail art challenge is Black, White and Neon Pink. I’ve done a stamped skittle mani. Continue reading When Colours Collide challenge – Black, White & Neon Pink
A review of Born Pretty Store Chameleon Studs #25387 Continue reading Born Pretty Store Chameleon Studs review
A new month, and I thought I’d try a new challenge, so I’m doing the #glamnailschallenge this month. And I’m only two days late with the first prompt! Nothing like starting out how you mean to go on… Anyway, the prompt is sand. I recently did beach nails for #clairestelle8june, so I wanted a different look for these. But I used the same polishes.. so … Continue reading #glamnailschallengejuly – Sand
Hello! I’m still working through my untried mountain, so today you are getting a swatch of a very pretty duochrome from Bear Pawlish called Gender Bender. To the pics!
Hello! It’s the final prompt for the #clairestelle8june Instagram challenge today, and that prompt is glitter. Despite my love of all things shiny, I was a bit stumped by this one, I think I’m feeling a touch of nail art fatigue! I have dozens of bottles of glitter toppers, but throwing a topper over a plain base seemed like too much of an easy way … Continue reading #clairestelle8june challenge – Glitter
Hi there! I’ve recently showed you the manis I have done for the #whencolourscollide challenge here and here – today I thought I’d show you some of my attempts that didn’t survive past the photos! Pics after the break!
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Hello! Time for the next prompt in the #clairestelle8jan challenge, this time the prompt is stripes. I seem to have accidentally missed the spirals prompt which is a shame as I have lots of spiral stamping plates, so I’ll try to squeeze it in sometime. I fancied doing something a little bit different this time, so I’ve gone for a French manicure accent!
Continue reading “#clairestelle8jan Challenge – Stripes”
Hello! Today I’ve got another pink mani for Breast Cancer Awareness month, which also involved me playing with my new toy the ubermat! I’m planning to do a review post on it soon, so I won’t talk about it too much other to say I LOVE it!
I wanted to try out making decals on the mat, so I dug out a plate with a pattern I could fill in. I discovered that I don’t have many plates with suitable images, so I shall have to buy some new ones. Such a hardship.
Hi! I thought I’d dip back into challenges again, and this month the Facebook group UK Stamping Community are using #clairestelle8sept prompts for their themes. I’m not going to be able to do all of them as I’m away for two weeks, but I’ll do whatever I can. The first prompt is coral. I chose a pretty coral polish, grabbed my stamping gear and came … Continue reading #clairestelle8sept challenge – Coral
It’s Friday! The weekend has landed! Not that I will be out partying – I’m still trying to shake off this flu virus but it’s a persistent little bugger. I’m back at work now at least, but once I’m home all I want to do is sleep. I hate being ill! Continue reading “CMHandmadeUK Midnight Fantasy”