Born Pretty Store Big Ben Water Decal Nails

big Ben London Nail Decals Born Pretty BLE Nail Sticker - Non Transparent 37307

I have had these travel themed water decals sitting in my nail art stash forever.  Since the Canadian Beauty Bloggers theme of the month is British Beauty, seemed like a great time to try out the Big Ben decals from this pack.  The travel pack has a mix of London, Paris and Pisa decals even though it is named the Big Ben Pattern.  I am pretty sure by British Beauty, they meant British brands but whatever… I want Big Ben[Read more]

Born Pretty Store BP-L060 Stamping Plate Swatches

Born Pretty BP-L060 Swatches PopSticks All

Born Pretty Store has put out a pile of new plates recently but BP-L060 was definitely one that caught my eye.  All of the designs are simple and wearable compared to some of the more complex plates I have picked up recently.  They do require either a steady hand and good coordination or a clear jelly stamper for some as you will want to get the lines straight but they look amazing on. The BP-L060 plate from the Born Pretty[Read more]

Toronto Maple Leafs Playoffs Nail Art

Toronto Maple Leafs Nail Art with Essie Starry Starry Night - BP-L024 and MdU Bones - swatch natural shade

Since the Toronto Maple Leafs made the playoffs, I thought I would do nails to match.  He has been bugging me to do these for a while.  After the Blue Jays lost after I posted post season nails for them, you think he would have quit but anyway… Base colour: Essie Starry Starry Night Stamping plate: Born Pretty BP-L024 Stamping polish: Mundo de Unas Bones Base & top coat: CND Creative Play MdU Bones is my new favourite “white” stamping[Read more]

Born Pretty XL Clear Marshmallow Stamper Review

Born Pretty XL Clear Silicone Marshmallow Stamper - Stamping review

Born Pretty has a ton of clear jelly style marshmallow stampers right now, but this review is for this one.  The 3.9cm rounded XL clear marshmallow stamper item 36354 and looks like this on the Born Pretty website Image from Born Pretty Store Let me start by saying that I got this in one of the flash sales around Black Friday and was not super impressed when it arrived.  The jelly had some bubbles, was not super clear and it[Read more]

Born Pretty Store Grey Stamping Polish Review & Swatches

BP Born Pretty Grey Stamping Polish Swatches - All Colours

Every so often, I buy a stamping polish that just doesn’t show well unless over white or black.  I recently picked up this medium grey from Born Pretty so thought I would share the swatches over various colours to help you choose whether it is right for you.  I usually use silver over grey stamping polish as they don’t always show over certain colours where silver usually shows well but it was under $1 on sale so worth trying. The brush is[Read more]