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Winter Snowflake Nails

On returning from my weekend away in Copenhagen I feel very festive and ready for snow. So let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! (Please!) In preparation, I have gone for wintery snowflake nails this week.

Dandelion Nail Art

This week I opted for a subtle design of simple dandelions. I used a BarryM black nail art pen to carefully draw on the dandelion on my thumb nail and the seeds on my other nails as they float in the wind.

Matt Mint Dots & Models Own Glitter

Disaster struck this week… I caught a tummy bug the evening I took off my nail polish and was too sick to paint them again. I managed one coat of grey then had to leave them until I was feeling better the next day. I then lost my creative side and didn’t know what to add to them. I decided upon some mint dots and Models Own glitter on my.. Read More

Poppy Nails

As a tribute to The Royal British Legion and Remembrance Sunday I bought a poppy as usual but I also painted poppies on my nails. I donated more money to The Royal British Legion and would love if you all did the same here. The charity is the UK’s leading Service charity providing care and support to serving members of the Armed Forces, veterans of all ages and their families. Ways.. Read More

Creepy Halloween Doll MakeUp Tutorial

This Halloween I decided to opt for the creepy doll look. I’m not freaked out by dolls but plenty of other people seem to be so I thought it was a good option. I’m normally all about the blood and gore on Halloween so this was a very different sort of costume for me, a bit normal perhaps. I collected lots of inspiration on Pinterest and after a trial run.. Read More