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Polish Days ~ To Boldly Go… Galaxy Nails

Hey dolls! The theme for this month’s Polish Days was “To Boldly Go”. This theme could be interpreted as anything sci-fi related. As I’ve never done a galaxy mani, I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to give it a try. I started with a base of Zoya Storm, a gorgeous black filled with small holo particles. This tutorial
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Reader’s Choice Mondays ~ Ikat Nails

Hey dolls! The winner for this week was Ikat nails with 56% of the votes. I was kind of happy, but also a little intimidated when I saw the winner. I’ve been wanting to attempt this for so long, so here goes my efforts. I used these tutorials (1 & 2) to create the Ikat accent nails. I started with
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Sally Hansen Crushed & A Stroll Down Memory Lane

Hey dolls! Today I have pictures for you of a polish that is very special to me. Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Crushed is the only polish I’ve ever completely used and bought a second bottle of. It is a bright orange filled with gold shimmer and a slight tinge of pink. The formula was great and two coats were used
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Polish Days ~ Back to Nature

Hey dolls! Polish Days are back and the theme for this month was to be inspired by nature. The weather has been extremely up and down in Florida, ranging from high 70s to lows in the 30s. As I was going through a few untrieds, I spotted Sonnetarium Snowfall, a glitter top coat with various sized white hexes and smaller iridescent glitter.
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Reader’s Choice Monday ~ Sally Hansen Lava

Hey dolls! Today I’m wearing Sally Hansen Lava which won last week’s poll with 77% of the votes. Lava, one of the polishes from the Lustre Shine line of duochromes released last year, shifts from pink to orange. The formula was flawless and opaque in two coats. I don’t know why I waited so long to wear Lava, but it
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Reader’s Choice Monday ~ Stripes with China Glaze Ruby Pumps

Hey dolls! The winner of last week’s poll was stripes with 54% of the votes. I decided to go with a festive candy cane look using striping tape. China Glaze Ruby Pumps, a red jelly packed with red glitter, was used as the main color. Most of you know that I’m not a red fan, so I didn’t buy this
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Christmas Nails Collaboration with Ess SimplyDone

Hey dolls! Today I’m sharing with you all a Christmas look that I did in collaboration with one of my favorite youtube beauty vloggers Ess SimplyDone. Ess and I have been friends in a polish group on facebook for awhile now, so it’s about time we teamed up! She is presenting her youtube subbies with some of her favorite things
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Fail ~ Green Ombre Mani

I’m sure you all have had times like these. You have a vision for a mani, you polish your nails, and then you sit back to view the job you’ve done. If you’re a blogger, you take some pictures and then upload them to the computer. In my mind, I knew I wanted to do a green ombre mani. I
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Pink Wednesday ~ SH Hot Magenta & Essie As Gold As It Gets

Better late than never, I changed my nails for Pink Wednesday. Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Hot Magenta has been a part of my stash for several years and has been worn multiple times, but never blogged about. It’s a bright pink that is filled with silver and pink shimmer. To jazz it up a little, I added one coat of
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SH Xtreme Wear Pumpkin Spice

Hey dolls, I decided to layer Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Pumpkin Spice over Barielle Make It a Latte. These colors go together extremely well as Pumpkin Spice has a very sheer brown base. It is filled with copper glitter. I used two coats to get maximum coverage of the glitter. Pumpkin Spice is a gorgeous glitter! I’m not really into
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