Simple Snowflake Nails

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This is not even so much a how-to, but more of an idea. So simple and totally cute!   I painted my nails with a fun blue.  I used Sally Hansen Blue me Away. Then I used my Sally Hansen Nail Art pen in white and starting at the top started making dots. I did the dots heavier at the top, and then gradually lighter towards … [Read more...]

Easy Heart Nail Design


Ok, this is almost too easy to qualify an entire "how-to" post. But you know what?  I'm gonna do it anyway.   Because I like to play around with my nails, but am by no means that great at it..I want you to know this is totally easy and do-able.   Just paint your nails any color you like.  I chose my all-time favorite red, … [Read more...]

Matte Nail Design

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So I've been meaning to do this post for about 10 months. I'm not exaggerating. I bought this Essie, Matte About You ages ago... I've tried it a time or two. I'm not really sure how I feel about an entirely matte nail. It's not my favorite look. I feel like it kinda looks like an old manicure. But what I do kinda love it using … [Read more...]

How-to: Gradient Nails


I like to get my nails done...but some of the places where I go don't do cool stuff. If you ask for a design, you get a weird flower or some fancy swirls circa 1987. SO I decided to take matters into my own hands...literally. I have seen some really cool nail stuff on pinterest, but usually it doesn't give you a step-by-step...or it gives … [Read more...]

Nail Fail

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We all have had bad hair days. We have all had "fat" days. We all have had bad make-up days.   Well, ever had a bad nail day? Let's talk about mine. I am knee deep in the designed nails trend. No, make that waist-deep. I have even shared a few of my nail experiments with you here and here.   During one of my … [Read more...]

Festive Holiday Nails ~ Nail Art Pen

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I am having a lot of fun with all the fun nail trends lately...the crackle, the designs, the glitter... Maybe it's Jersey rubbing off on me. The trick to pulling off the flashy nails, in my opinion, is keeping them medium to short in length.  I mean, I have seen The Sopranos.  Carmela had straight up weapons on the ends of her … [Read more...]