Archive for the 'orly' Category

Indigo Bananas Twice As Bright

Breast Cancer Awareness ~ Indigo Bananas Twice As Bright

Hey dolls! Today I have pictures for you of my second breast cancer awareness mani. I participated in the Charlotte Susan G. Komen 5K this past weekend with my mother and our family and friends. We had a great time walking for the cure! I’d like for you all to use this post as your reminder to perform your monthly
Read more…

MJ Inspired Mani

Manis for MJ

source Hey dolls! My friend Tiffany over at Tiffany’s Tasteful Talons had the awesome idea of people joining together to celebrate the amazing Michael Jackson. Everyone was supposed to create a mani that included a silver accent nail to represent the iconic glove that MJ wore during many performances and tag it #manisformj on social media. As his birthday would
Read more…

KBShimmer Dew It Right

Twinsie Tuesday ~ International Choice

Hey dolls! The Twinsie Tuesday theme for this week was International Choice. There are a few non-USA ladies in the group and this week they have a chance to represent their respective countries as we did last week with Fourth of July inspired looks. I was in the group with Róisín of Cuti-CLUE-les who is from Ireland. Our task was to come
Read more…

4th of July mani

Twinsie Tuesday ~ 4th of July Inspired

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for your of my Reader’s Choice Monday and Twinsie Tuesday mash up post. The winner of last week’s poll was color blocking with 53% of the vote. The theme for Twinsie Tuesday was 4th of July inspired, so I thought those two would go well together. I started with a base of L.A. Girl
Read more…

Are You Coconuts

Nail Sauce Are You Coconuts?!

Hey dolls! After wearing Orly Au Champagne over the weekend for Nails for Newton, I decided to try out a new glitter I recently purchased. Nail Sauce had a really good sale on Black Friday, so I picked up three of her polishes. I first found out about this brand on instagram. Are You Coconuts?! is comprised of blue, brown,
Read more…

NewtownNails

In Remembrance…

I’m writing this post with a heavy heart this evening. I’ve tried not to watch the news at all today as my heart breaks a little more each time I think about the lives that were senselessly lost at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, CT. As an educator and a lover of children, I can’t fathom how this could
Read more…

MissConduct1

Pink Wednesday ~ Orly Miss Conduct

Happy Wednesday dolls! I hope you all are ready to celebrate the Thanksgiving holidays with loved ones. I’m out of town now with my family and ready for a weekend of fun. Today I’m wearing a color that I had to have after seeing it pop up time after time on Instagram. Orly Miss Conduct is a gorgeous magenta that
Read more…

MermaidTale1

Reader’s Choice Monday ~ Orly Mermaid Tale

Hey dolls! The winner for this week’s reader’s choice was Orly Mermaid Tale with 50% of the votes. Mermaid Tale is filled with various sized green glitter, light blue hexes, and a little holo sparkle. Mermaid Tale’s formula was good; the glitter was easily placed on the nail and did not have an extremely gritty finish. The glitter is not
Read more…

Devious-Nature2

Breast Cancer Awareness ~ BornPretty Studs

Happy Wednesday dolls! Today I have for you my last BCA look for the month. This look was inspired by Sammy over at The Nailasaurus. I started with two coats of one of my favorite pinks, Cult Nails Devious Nature. For the accent nails, I used two coats of Orly Au Champagne, which is such a great shimmery white. After
Read more…

Orly Preamp

Hey dolls! Since I really wasn’t feeling the jelly sandwich I posted yesterday, I was in the mood to change my nails to something simple and shimmery late last night. My girl Neeka from In the Life of a MILF sent me Orly Preamp a few weeks ago and I finally got around to wearing it. Preamp is the only color
Read more…