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Matte Metallic Gradient with subtle marbling base
10 months ago

Matte Metallic Gradient with subtle marbling base

Recently I went out for brunch to celebrate my upcoming birthday, and this matte metallic gradient stamping was the design I created. I went to B&H Buildings with my besties Lisa and Kim, for an amazing bottomless brunch with apple and pear mimosas.

Left hand fingers and thumb curled towards the camera on a black background with grey nails and purple-pink gradient stamped design

Super shorties with a matte metallic gradient

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Easy nail art matte navy blue stamped silver
2 years ago

Easy nail art matte navy blue stamped silver

Since I’ve been doing a lot of green nail art lately, I needed some outside colour inspiration. One of my Instagram friends Tanya suggested navy blue, one of her favourite colours.  For some quick and easy nail art matte navy blue is really chic, and very work appropriate.

Macro of easy nail art matte navy blue

Macro of easy nail art matte navy blue

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Worker Bee nail art for Manchester stamping decals
2 years ago

Worker Bee nail art for Manchester stamping decals

The events in Manchester last week really shocked me. The audience for an Ariana Grande concert are young people and children, their parents, so it felt particularly callous to me.  It’s part of my job to react and deal publicly with these sort of things. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not a serving police officer or anything, but I did spend the whole day working on reacting professionally to the bombing, so when I got home all the emotions got to me at once.   I decided to add a Worker Bee for Manchester to my nails, to show my respect and support in my own way.

Worker Bee nail art for Manchester

Worker Bee nail art for Manchester

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Gradient Watermarble
3 years ago

Gradient Watermarble

Last month I took on the challenge of a Gradient Watermarble. This challenge was a gradient base, which also means a negative space design.

On Wednesdays I don’t often have very …
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Watermarble Wednesday: Autumn Colours
3 years ago

Watermarble Wednesday: Autumn Colours

The last time I tried watermarbling it went really well, so I thought I would try again. This Watermarble Wednesday I decided to try some Autumn colours because it’s the …
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On the twelfth day of Christmas…
4 years ago

On the twelfth day of Christmas…

Inspired by bokeh Christmas lights, sparkling sheers over a matte black base remind me of all the lights already on houses where I live.

Balmain Noir Graffiti Nails Ice …
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Embers and Ashes
4 years ago

Embers and Ashes

Matte flakies might be my new favourite mani, but I forgot how much I hate photographing mattes!! These red flakies over black look like embers in a dying fire.


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31 Day Nail Art Challenge: Day 13 Animal Print
5 years ago

31 Day Nail Art Challenge: Day 13 Animal Print

I’m not the world’s biggest fan of animal print and I don’t have any in my wardrobe. But I am a fan of dogs so I picked Dalmatian print for …
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31 Day Nail Art Challenge: Day 1 Red
5 years ago

31 Day Nail Art Challenge: Day 1 Red

This might be a little foolish, but I’m taking on the challenge along with some of my NPQueens! I’m going to try and post every day too. 

Here’s the …
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An Adventure In Space And Time: Dr Who Nails
5 years ago

An Adventure In Space And Time: Dr Who Nails

As it’s the 50th anniversary of Dr Who, some themed nails were in order.It’s another mix and match set , so I used a lot of …
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