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Models Own Velvet Goth Nails

Models Own nail polishes are currently 2 for £8 (usually £5 each) at Boots, so obviously I bought two new ones at the weekend. One of which was the amethyst colour from their new velvet goth range. These nails made me think of one person and one person only, Marie from Breaking Bad. So they are a sort of tribute to the ending of the show. Breaking Bad, I will.. Read More

This week I love… Sweatshirts

Sweatshirts or jumpers, whatever you want to call them, I haven’t worn one since my school days… until now. I started noticing the increase in sweatshirt wearers and I was strangely attracted to the garment. So much so that I have been and bought two from New Look. The first is a black number with quilted sleeves. I did want to grey version but it quickly sold out. This picture.. Read More

Lace Effect Nail Art

After returning from a wonderful holiday in Dubrovnik, today I have been taking a much needed rest and chilling out in our local pub this afternoon. Whilst my boyfriend watched the football, I painted my nails with a lace design.

Cash4phones.co.uk – Scam phone recycling company

I’m not one for a ranting blog post but this had to be written. NEVER use cash4phones.co.uk. I recently upgraded my phone from a Samsung Galaxy S2 to a Samsung Galaxy S4. So naturally, as I have done in the past, I wanted to sell my old phone. I looked around online and the best price on offer of £117 from Cash4Phones. At a glance the website looked OK. I.. Read More

Floral Paperchase Nail Art

Last week I popped into Paperchase (one of my favourite shops) for a card and spotted a little pack of nail art pens. Of course I had to buy them! Using them I created the following floral design. The pack contained five pens; grey, mint green, baby blue, pale pink and pale yellow.

Tangle Teezer Hair Brush Review

The Tangle Teezer hair brush doesn’t look like much. It isn’t sturdy or technically outstanding. It is simple yet extremely effective and in the rest of this blog post I will explain why. My hair has always been very long and very thick. I have been dying it blonde ever since my early teens, yet despite this the condition of my hair is not bad at all (so my hairdressers tell.. Read More