30 October 2011

Nails: Fishnet Tights

Base: Stargazer - Silver Chrome
Stamping Polish: ELF - Black
Stamping Plate: BM 209

28 October 2011

52 Week Challenge: Week 4 - Metallic

Metallic was the theme for this week, and this is what I came up with;

Gosh - Holo

Nails: Matte Rain

Eyeko - Rain
ELF - Matte Top Coat

21 October 2011

52 Week Challenge: Week 3 - Gradient

Week three and the challenge was gradient. This is what I went for in the end, gradient from nail to nail

ELF - Hot Pink
ELF - Rosy Raisin 
Eyeko - Saucy Polish
ELF - Gum Pink
ELF - Fluorescent Pink

18 October 2011

Nails: Red Roses

Base: NYX - Dorothy
Stamping Polish: Stargazer - Chrome
Stamping Plate: BM14

17 October 2011

52 Week Challenge: Week 2 - Inspired by Colour

For week two the theme was 'inspired by colour' which really had me thinking and I finally decided upon an Autumnal look, because at this time of year there are so many new colours within nature. 

Base Polish: ELF - Innocent
Stamping Polish: OPI - William Tell Me About OPI + Miss Sporty - Red Tango
Stamping Plate: BM04 + BM

16 October 2011

Swatch: ELF - Fuchsia

Opacity: 2 Coats
Lasting Power: 3-4 days
Brush Type: Standard

15 October 2011

Swatch: OPI - Road House Blues

A swatch for you today of the 2011 OPI touring America collection. 

A navy cream which doesn't look almost black.

13 October 2011

52 Week Challenge: Week 1 - Pink

So for week one the theme was 'pink' which isn't really a colour I would wear, however with it being Breast Cancer Awareness month I actually wore this for a few days.

Barry M - 'Buzz'

11 October 2011

Nails: French Spots

OPI - Unripened
Stargazer - Blue Chrome 

8 October 2011

Swatch: No.7 - Beautifully Black Polish

Something else I noticed was the odd shapes neck of the bottle. Only negative I can think of is when the polish is running low it may be difficult to reach the liquid

Opacity: One thick coat would do
Brush Type: Flat, Wide, Rounded Cuticle

4 October 2011

Swatch: MUA - Shade 1 - Navy Polish

Lasting Power: Top coat is needed
Opacity: Two
Brush type: The handle is short, brush head is average

£1 - Superdrug