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Party Time with Shimmer Polish!

I’ve been having so much fun with these gorgeous Shimmer Polish glitter shades! After trying out these wonderful polishes, I knew that I could make my swatch of Shimmer Julie into a full nail art look. I was inspired by Lucy’s Stash’s groovy retro lines, which I thought looked kind of

Unicorn Farts

Sometimes we all need to laugh at ourselves. Or, we just need to laugh – at something, anything! A little whimsy goes a long way, in my experience – same thing with a little color and a little sparkle. Sometimes laughing feels really good!

Floral Mix and Match

I’m really loving florals lately. Lately… who am I kidding? I just always love flowers. We keep a lot of fresh cut flowers around the house – it’s one of my weekly pleasures to buy flowers and arrange them around the house. Earlier this week, I combined

Glints and Glitz

Glitter gradients are not new – but somehow, every time I try to do one, I end up with a big ol’ clump of too thick glitter. I’ve been determined to create a nice gradient, and after a few tries and a few different methods, I think

Rainbow Gradient

I’ve wanted to try a full on rainbow gradient for quite some time. I saw this somewhere (Pinterest, Instagram? Not sure!) and thought I’d give it a whirl! I used a ton of polishes to create this look and had a ton of fun. Bright + sparkles

Birthday Bows

Today is my birthday! Just a super quick post to show you my birthday manicure!! I used Orly Miss Conduct, and on the accent nail I added Sally Hansen Gem Crush Lady Luck. Then I used an It’s So Easy white striper to draw the shape of the bow,