Nail Art: Festive Fringe

Every now and then we can all use a little nailspiration, am I right? I was in a bit of a rut when I was browsing Pinterest and essie posted this lovely manicure they called ‘festive fringe’. I’m always looking for new ways to use glitter top coats and since I had both of the […] Continue reading →

Christmas Manicure 2015

Merry Christmas! I hope everyone is surviving/did survive the Christmas holiday. I host Christmas Eve dinner which means I do nothing on Christmas day. I just show up. It’s great. This is going to be a super quick post. My Christmas manicure this year is pretty simply. I used OPI Jade is the New Black […] Continue reading →

Orly It’s A Meteor

I spent the good part of yesterday polishing silver. It’s not my idea of a good time but I have some beautiful family heirloom silver pieces I like to use when I host Christmas Eve dinner. Anyhow. Long story short I dumbly didn’t wear gloves and did a number on my nails. Not really having […] Continue reading →

Winter 2016 Must Have Polishes

Winter is no longer coming. It has arrived. Today marks the winter solstice officially ushering in winter. It’s been unseasonably warm in Charlotte this fall but we’re supposed to have winter. I am bracing myself. The good news is, as always, there are some pretty nail polish trend to get us through the cold winter […] Continue reading →

Barry M – Dragon Fruit

So, two years ago my work bestie went to Europe & the UK for vacation and the first thing I asked her when I found out about her trip was OHMYGOSH will you please bring me back a Barry M polish. Yes, nail polish brain in full effect. I absolutely have a thing for foreign nail polish […] Continue reading →

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Rhapsody Red

Christmas is one week from today. ONE WEEK. This year I am surprisingly on top of Christmas related things. I’ve already finished my shopping. I only have a few presents left to wrap. I’ve finished all my holiday baking. I’ve even planned out Christmas Eve dinner. Due to this I’m feeling a bit more festive […] Continue reading →

Nail Art: Neutral Color Blocking

This manicure is one of my favorites. I just love it! While I’m all about the red and glittery nails this time of year I wanted to come up with something that was neutral yet still a tad bit flashy. To achieve this I went with neutral colors (nude and silver) but an eye catching […] Continue reading →

Zoya Cyber Monday Mystery Box 2015

Guess what just arrived!? The Zoya Cyber Monday Mystery Box! I didn’t know that UPS delivered on Sundays, but I’m thrilled that they do. The Mystery Box was my ONLY Cyber Monday purchase. I can be  very impulsive buyer, so I planned on hiding from internet land, then I made the ultimate mistake… I went to Nouveau […] Continue reading →

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Spice Age

I love brown nail polish. It’s an under appreciated nail color. And if this polish doesn’t convince you that brown polish is a must in every collection then well….I don’t know what to say. Spice age is a dark brown packed with golden shimmer. And, the formula is fantastic. I used just two coats in […] Continue reading →