Color Club Feelin’ Myself Mood Polish Swatches & Nailart

Color Club Mood Polish Feelin' Myself - stamped with BMXL17 - transition

I seem to be on a bit of a pink kick lately which is weird for me as I rarely wear pink.  But Color Club Mood Polish in Feelin’ Myself changes to purple and you know I love a good purple.  This shade has a great formula, none of the brush stroke issues I experienced with Extra Vert from the same collection and completely opaque in two coats. Warm state of Color Club Mood Polish in Feelin’ Myself Transitioning state[Read more]

Color Club Extra Vert Mood Polish Swatches & Nail Art

Color Club Extra Vert Sea Themed Nails

I recently got my hands on the Color Club Mood Changing Polishes and since my BM-XL25 plate had just arrived with its sea and wave designs, Extra Vert with a beautiful blue to pale green transition was top of my list to try.  Color Club Extra Vert Mood Changing Polish seems pretty opaque on the brush but leaves some bald spots so required two coats with a thicker second coat for full opacity.  Due to the thicker coat, dry time[Read more]

Burlap & Twine (Hamilton Independent Business) Bath Bombs

Burlap & Twine Bath Bombs - All Types

I love supporting local businesses so am a big fan of Burlap & Twine.  It is near downtown so I can easily grab some bath bombs or other beauty goodies without a special trip to the mall.  They recently celebrated four years in Hamilton and bath bombs were half price, just $3 so I stopped by to stock up.  Yeah, goodbye no-buy. Sadly, Burlap & Twine do not sell online so you can only get these if you are local[Read more]

The ABox by Avon: Divine Wine Fall Beauty Trend Box

Avon Fall Wine Trends Box 2017 - All Products

Ever want to refresh your makeup bag for a new season but are not sure where to start?  Avon will now sell curated boxes with the basics for a new themed look.  They currently have a skincare box available but I tried out the Fall Trends Divine Wine collection.  The box sells for $49 but they had a special offer if you spent $40 or more in the last ebrouchure so you can certainly pick them up for less.  You[Read more]

Craftadian Made In Hamilton Fall 2017 Show

Craftadian Made In Hamilton Fall 2017 Show

If you have been reading for a while, you will know that I love Craftadian shows.  For most things, we need to go into Toronto but Hamilton has a thriving indie maker scene and several craft shows a year.  Craftadian’s Made in Hamilton is the next one and less than a week away.  So what is on my list to check out?  Some of my favourite makers will be there so I will definitely be visiting them.  But the August[Read more]