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easy nail ideas

Sometimes there's just no time (or inclination) to do any complicated nail art but you still want to have some interesting nails. Or maybe you're tired of wearing plain nails and want a quick way to spice up your manicure. Luckily, these days we have everything at our disposal to convert plain nails into a Read More

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cuticle nail art

I noticed lately nail art has been breaking its borders. It's not just nails that we paint on these days, nail art has extended to fingers too. Cuticle tattoos, Lorde's frostbitten nails and recently, nails at the Thome Browne NYFW show. It seems like it's all heading towards getting our cuticles involved in the game of Read More

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matte nail, best matte nails designs

This is the year of matte nails. A matte top coat isn't new anymore but for unknown reasons its existence has been ignored until 2013. On roughly 40% of runways of 2013-2014 season nails are being mattified. Matte is finally having its moment! And for us nail art addicts, it's time to take our matte Read More

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red carpet nails

Day 25 – Red Carpet nails With the awards season here, I couldn’t resist creating a manicure that pays homage to the opulence of the red carpet.. Red carpet style is all about sophistication and balance (or should be!). The designer frocks are so fabulous that often just one piece of statement jewellery is more than enough Read More

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shine of the times essie

DAY 16 - Shine on, Shine of the Times Shine of the Times from the Essie Luxeffects Collection has been around since 2011 but this is the first time I've got around to talking about it. All I can say is: if you love glitter and holographic polishes, Shine of the Times (aka ‘The Shine’) Read More

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jelly sandwich nails, ulta 3, blue nails

DAY 3 – Intergalactic Jelly Sandwich nails Jelly Sandwich nails, another easy nail art project that anyone who owns a semi sheer polish and glitter top coat can do. It's also a great way to wear your favorite glitter in a different 'muted' way. I’m going out tonight so I chose the darker high drama Read More

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matte top coat, essie power clutch

Here is the second part of the Gothic Moon nails experiment. A Matte top coat transformed the extra glossy manicure into a velvety subtle chic look. As the texture of the manicure changed the whole perception of the look changed. You're no longer distracted by the gloss so the pattern really stands out and the Read More

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