My Indie Expo Canada Haul

Press Samples - Indie Expo Canada - All

I will be reviewing these over the coming weeks so no swatches today, but I thought i would show you what I came home from Indie Expo Canada.  With Izzy’s vet bills and Daisy to get spayed, my budget was tight and I was torn about going but I ended up volunteering. Cynthia of Alter Ego sent me home with two collections and some random polishes to swatch.  I picked up a few press samples and bought some beauties too.[Read more]

Cuter Cuticles Squattermelon Mani Bombs

Cuter Cuticles - Squattermelon Mani Bomb- Indie Expo Canada Purchases

It will come as no surprise that Cuter Cuticles was on my list of tables to stop by at Indie Expo Canada.  Sammy had two limited edition scents I wanted to try (Union and Kensington) plus her new Squattermelon (square-watermelon) mani bombs.  Between the swatches leading up to Indie Expo Canada and all of the polishes I bought at it or have in my to-do pile, my nails need the help! Squattermelon Mani Bombs are made from sodium bicarbonate, citric[Read more]

I Went To Indie Expo Canada!

Indie Expo Canada Press Preview Overview

You probably already know this since I have not stopped talking about it for the last week or so.  Indie Expo Canada was held at the Hyatt Regency in Toronto and was the first of what is hopefully many Indie Expo Canada dates to come.  I was lucky enough to be part of the official press team so got to look around and meet the makers before it opened and things got crazy.  I was also helping out at the[Read more]

Fiendish Fancies I Want My Cake 2nd Anniversary Polish Swatches & Review

Fiendish Fancies I Want My Cake 2nd Anniversary Thermal Polish Review and Swatches

I had quite the list of polishes to check out at Indie Expo Canada but Fiendish Fancies I Want My Cake was one that I had preordered to pick up at the show.  Released this weekend for Fiendish Fancies’ second anniversary, I Want My Cake is based on the 80’s movie Creepshow.  The Father’s Day scene where the old man comes back to get the cake he wanted before he was murdered.  If you are not familiar with Fiendish Fancies,[Read more]

Polish from a Picture: Izzy by Paint It Pretty Polish

Polish from a Picture - Izzy by Paint It Pretty - Custom Holo Thermal Polish In Memory of Izzy

As some of you will know, we recently lost our sweet female cat, Izzy just a week or so before her fourth birthday.  She had been sick for a while and improving when we found her collapsed one morning and said goodbye later the same day.  I asked around about getting a custom polish in memory of her and several makers said they would make one for me.  So I will be featuring them as I get them over the[Read more]