Monthly Archives: June 2013

Nail art: Loki

Based on Loki, from the Avengers and Thor movies. I don’t think I ever did a nail art based on a movie character before, and I certainly didn’t ever do one with this many different polishes: The idea was quite … Continue reading

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Swatch: A-England Ophelia

This is my first polish by A-England, and I can tell you that I will be buying more polishes by this brand in the future! It was already used in my NOTD from last Monday. It’s a deep black with … Continue reading

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NOTD: Green, green and green

Green nails, with green dots, with smaller green dots inside 🙂 These nails are very simple. Just do two layers of the base colour, then wait for that to dry a bit. Add dots with a different shade (I like … Continue reading

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Nail art: Trains

Yesterday, I went to a railroad museum (the Dutch Spoorwegmuseum in Utrecht), so I thought it’d be fun if my nails would suit the occasion 🙂 I started out with a layer of green on every nail, and a second … Continue reading

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Swatch: Essence Circus Confetti

I don’t have many glitter polishes, but this is one of them. Large and small glitters, in many colours! I only did one layer for the swatch, because that’s enough to show this glitter well. The formula is good too, … Continue reading

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NOTD: Matte glitter

This time, I wanted a subtle and fun manicure. Besides, a friend gifted me some bottles of nail polish, and one of those was Circus Confetti by Essence. A review will be posted later about that. After the basecoat, I … Continue reading

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Nail art: Purple giraffe print

I thought it’d be fun to use my flocking powder again, and I like that best with animal prints. I’ve already done a leopard print with it (or at least attempted to 😉 ), so this time I did my … Continue reading

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