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Snowflake Nail Art (and How I Survived an Attack!)

Painted Fingertips | Freehand snowflake nail art

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Winter is officially here and with it has come the snow! It snowed properly for the first time on Thanksgiving. It was very exciting for me as it’s the first time I’ve seen proper snow – everything looks magical and the snow is a lot of fun. Luckily I had some snowflake nails ready to show you! I did these nails almost 2 weeks ago already, ready for when the snow came.  (more…)

40 Great Nail Art Ideas: Your Job

Painted Fingertips | Microscopic Minerals

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In case you haven’t noticed by now, I’m taking part in a nail art group challenge in the Crumpet’s Nail Tarts group. There are a couple of different ways to take part but I’m doing a themed nail art design every second week. This week’s theme is your job. There were a few different ways I could have gone with this one but I’m really glad I ended up picking the one I did. I have recently started my PhD in geology and so I decided to paint some minerals on my nails! Specifically, I went with pyroxene: (more…)

Negative Space and Rainbow Stripes

Painted Fingertips | Striping Tape - negative space and rainbows

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It has been ages since I’ve pulled out my striping tape so I decided it was finally time again. I was inspired by this post by Nail Polish Wars and I decided to try out something similar. (more…)

Water Marble Wednesday: Mixed Patterns

Painted Fingertips | Mixed patterns water marble

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It’s Water Marble Wednesday! When I was planning this marble, I couldn’t decide if I wanted to do stripes or petals for the marble pattern, so in the end I decided to do both. I really liked how the two patterns looked together, and the brightness of the colours I used. (more…)

Gradient for the 31 Day Challenge AND Water Marble Wednesday

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Today I have once again managed to combine the #31DC2014 prompt with my own series, Water Marble Wednesday. So far in the series I’ve done a brightly coloured marble and a cute bee water marble. Today, I used my water marble to create a gradient. (more…)

The Neverending Pile Challenge: Use as many untrieds as you can

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Today’s theme for the Neverending Pile Challenge is to use as many untried polishes in one mani as possible. I managed to use no less than ten untried polishes. That’s right, ten! I originally intended this for the Gold prompt, but I decided to move it up to today instead. (more…)