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12 Days of Christmas: Ugly Sweater

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Today’s theme in the Challenge Your Nail Art 12 Days of Christmas challenge is ugly sweaters. Ugly sweaters aren’t really a part of Christmas here since it’s summer but I think they are a pretty well known Christmas image. I realised I had never done argyle nails before so I decided to go with Christmas coloured argyle sweater nails. (more…)

12 Days of Christmas: Snowmen

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Today I have another post for the 12 Days of Christmas Challenge hosted by the Facebook Group Challenge Your Nail Art. Today’s theme is snowmen – another wintery one even though it’s summer here! I couldn’t complain though because once I saw a lovely snowman scene by Instagram nail artist @MelissaRose0410 I couldn’t wait to try something similar! (more…)

Water Marble Wednesday: Water Lilies

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It’s Water Marble Wednesday and today I was inspired by this water lily nail art by Adventures in Acetone. Jacki created a watery background with a needle drag and added the lilies on top. I immediately thought I’d be able to create the same look using a water marble! (more…)

Water Marble Wednesday: Halloween Colours

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It’s time for another Water Marble Wednesday! You can see my previous Water Marble Wednesday posts here. There are just two weeks to go until Halloween, and even though Halloween isn’t really celebrated over here, it makes for some great nail art options. Today’s water marble is using Halloween colours. (more…)

Water Marble for day 20 of the 31 Day Challenge

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I’ve made it to day 20! Two thirds of the challenge are over and after today, only the challenging ‘inspired by’ section is left. Today is not Wednesday, but you get to see a water marble anyway 🙂 (more…)