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Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Monochromatic Floral Stamping With Glitter Gel Accent

Hi guys!
Today's post is something I've been thinking about doing for a while. I haven't done many monochromatic manicures but I'm liking them more and more. The base of this mani is gel with regular polish stamped on top. Enjoy!

Monochromomatic Floral Stamping Over Gel

Monday, 4 May 2015

GellieBeans Bing Cherry Swatches + Review

Hi guys,
Today I have a review f another GellieBeans gel polish for you. This now brings my GellieBeans total up to 13! I love this brand :)  To see more swatches and what I thought of the polish read on!
GellieBeans Bing Cherry

Saturday, 25 April 2015

Neutral and Gold Lace Stamping With Gold Accents

Hi Guys!
Adding on to my last post about this beautiful nude colour, I wanted to do a design that showcased my new nail shape and complimented the polish. And this is what I came up with!

Lace Stamping with Gold Accents

Saturday, 18 April 2015

GellieBeans Buttercream Frosting Swatches + Review

Hi guys,
How have you all been? I'm still figuring out how to juggle work and hobbies at the moment as this whole "full time job" thing is still new to me! Anyhow, today I have another gel polish to show you and this a nice neutral shade totally appropriate for a conservative work environment!
Gelliebeans Buttercream Frosting

Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Gelibility With Joss In a Mermaid's Dream

Hi Guys!
I have another Gelibility mani for you today and this one's a little different cause I used it more like a topper than for an actual gel colour. Take a look!

Joss In a Mermaid's Dream 

Thursday, 2 April 2015

GellieBeans Ice Blue Swatches + Review

Hi guys!
For today's post I have another GellieBeans gel polish to show you and isn't she a beauty! If this pastel blue shimmer catches your eye then keep on reading :)

GellieBeans Ice Blue

Thursday, 19 March 2015

Floral Stamping over a Pastel Gel Gradient with Swarovski Crystals

Hi guys!
I have another white stamped mani over the pastel gel gradient I showed you the other day. I love the combo of white over pastel colours so you'll probably be seeing more of these types if manis from me!

Floral Stamping Over a Pastel Gel Gradient
Indoor Natural Light

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Pastel Gel Gradient + Stamping

Hi guys!
I'm on a bit of a roll now that I've got my computer working again. This post features a technique that I haven't done before, gradients with gel polish. It was fairly easy to do, I'll tell you more after the jump!

Pastel Gel Gradient with Stamping
Indoor Natural Light

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Orly Shade Shifter and a St Patrick's Day Mani!

For today's post I have an interesting product that I was really excited to get my hands on. I tried out Orly Shade Shifter which is a black to clear thermal gel top coat. I love how versatile this is! This post also doubles as a St Patrick's day mani.

Orly Shade Shifter and EdM You're Not That Great

Multicoloured Pastel Chevrons Stamped Over White

Hi guys!
My last blog post was ages ago, I know, I've had some computer issues the last few weeks and it's finally all sorted out so I can blog again! This mani is a few weeks old now but I still think it's pretty awesome. This is pastel chevron stamping over a white gel base.

Pastel Chevrons Stamped Over Gelish Sheek White

Sunday, 22 February 2015

Gelibility Review - Turn Any Polish Into Gel!

Hi guys,
This post has been a long time coming as I wanted to get to know the product a bit before writing my review on it. Today I will be showing you Gelibility, a new product that allows you to turn any nail polish into gel. Interested? Well, read on!

Gelibility Mixed With a Custom Shade

Saturday, 14 February 2015

Silver Chevron Stamping Over Navy Blue

Hello again!
3 posts in 1 day! Wow! After having my nails a lovely a navy blue for about a day I 'needed' to dress them up a bit and what better way to do that than by stamping?!

Silver Stamping Over Navy Blue

GellieBeans Blueberry Jam Swatches + Review

Hi guys!
For this post I have another gel polish to show you. This colour is from one of my favourite gel brands, GellieBeans. I present to you Blueberry Jam!

GellieBeans Blueberry Jam

Emily de Molly Lace Man Swatches and Review

Hi guys,
After posting about the geometric nail art I did over Emily de Molly's Lace Man, I thought I should probably post about this awesome polish.

Emily de Molly Lace Man

Saturday, 7 February 2015

Geometric Black Stamping on Purple

Hi guys!
I'm pretty excited to show you what I've got in today's post, I love how it turned out! I've been playing with my new plates again and I finally got my black MDU working. check it out!

BPL-03 Geometric Stamping over EdM Lace Man

Friday, 6 February 2015

Chevron Stamping With Negative Space

Hi guys,
Today's post is a quick one as it's relatively simple! This is a stamped mani over my current gel base and it gives a negative space look.

BPL-03 With MDU Cream 

Friday, 30 January 2015

New Born Pretty Plates and Gold Stamping

Hi again! 
I only posted a few hours ago but I really wanted to show you this mani before head off to work. This gold stamping is over a neutral pink gel base and I just love the combination!

Gold Stamping Over Candy Heart Pink

GellieBeans Candy Heart Pink Review + Swatches

Hi guys, 
I have another gel polish review for you today. This time I'm sporting more of neutral like than my previous black mani. Review and swatches after the jump!

GellieBeans Pink Candy Heart

Saturday, 17 January 2015

Dressing Up Black Nails

Hi guys,
For today's post I've got two nail art looks using a black base. I love the look of black and gold together, so both the manis featured in this post use that combination. Enjoy!

GellieBeans Black Licorice With Gold Nail Art

GellieBeans Black Licorice Swatches + Review

Hi guys,
I have another gel post for you today. this one is featuring a relatively unknown brand called GellieBeans. GellieBeans names all their colours after different types of lollies and this one is called Black Licorice. It's kinda sweet how they do that! :P

GellieBeans Black Licorice

Monday, 12 January 2015

EdM Black Holo Stamping Over Gel

Hi guys,
Just a quick post for you today. If you saw my last post about soak off gel manicures you may have already seen this mani, but I'm going to show it again and go through the steps of how I created it!

Pink Gel Stamped With EdM Chasing Rainbows - Shade

Saturday, 10 January 2015

About Soak Off Gel - A Few Months On

Hi guys,
I've decided to do another post about gel as it's been a few months now since I started doing soak off gel manicures at home and I've learnt a few things in that time. So sit back, relax and enjoy!

Gelish: 2 Coats Need a Tan + 2 Coats Bashful - Sun

Emily de Molly Head Over Heels Swatches + Review

Hi guys,
For today's post a I have an indie nail polish. If you saw my last post, a lot of my favourites from 2014 were indies, namely Emily de Molly, well today's polish is also an EdM. I can't say enough good things about this brand, I love every polish I've bought from them and the formula on each one has been wonderful. This is Emily de Molly's Head Over Heels.

Emily de Molly Head Over Heels

Thursday, 1 January 2015

Top 10 Manis of 2014

Long time no see, I know, I've been a terrible blogger the last 6 weeks. Since my last blog post I've finished up uni, moved house and am preparing to start my first real job, I'm super psyched! During that time I've still been painting my nails and doing nail art, but haven't got around to writing about any of it. I've seen a lot of favourites posts the last few days and decided to make one up myself! So here goes my top 10 manis of 2014!