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Gelish Zig Zag Skittlette Manicure

This is a fun mani using three Gelish colors; Carnival Hangover, Sheek White, and Black Shadow. The zig zag pattern was created using these tape/stickers that I purchased on ebay.  The studs on the pinky are from Born Pretty.  I think the look is fairly simple, but also sleek... Camouflage Nails 7

Polish Days MAN-icure: Camouflage Nails

This is my manicure for the Polish Days “MAN-icure” theme for Movember.  This is a tribute to the special man in my life who I reconnected with last winter after almost 20 years… my 7th grade crush and sports car driving super hero!  He spent 7 years in the...

Rubik's Cube Nails 2

Rubik’s Cube Nails

I wanted to try something colorful and fun tonight, so I went for a Rubik’s cube inspired look.  I started with a white base, painted on black stripes with a striping brush, and then filled in the colored spaces with a dotting tool.  I topped it off with two...

Easy Snakeskin Manicure 1

Easy Snakeskin Nail Art

I’ve seen lots of snakeskin manicures on Pinterest over time and always thought it would be extremely complicated to do. Today I ran across the video at the bottom of this post over on YouTube, and it looked really easy. I thought I would give it a try, but...

Manicure using nail guide stickers 0

Color Club – Fashion Addict Manicure with Nail Guide Stickers

This mani started out with a base of Color Club Fashion Addict.  It’s a light purple holographic polish and it applies very evenly with just two coats (or one thick coat).  I used some nail guide stickers to achieve the triangular cut-out effect and painted over top with China...

Mix & Match Nails - Zebra Print, Lips & Saran Wrap Design 2

Mix & Match Nails

I can’t just leave my nails alone for 2 days…. nooooo.  I got restless today and added some designs on top of my IBD Meteorite manicure.  First I stamped a couple of nails with a zebra print pattern using Konad silver polish, and then I used the same polish...