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]

Comparing Gold Stamping Polishes to Maybelline Bold Gold

Comparing Gold Stamping Polishes - Rica Golden Egg, Born Pretty, Mundo de Unas and Maybeline Bold Gold Swatches

Maybelline Color Show in Bold Gold was my main gold stamping polish for so long, until I couldn’t find it anywhere after using a whole bottle.  So I bought Mundo de Unas, because a good gold is much needed when stamping and many are too glittery and do not show well.  Wandering around Dollar Tree killing time and checking for blog props (see my recent post on affordable ones from dollar stores) I may have actually squealed out loud when[Read more]

Stamped Valentine’s Day Nails with OPI That’s Berry Daring

Valentines Day Nails OPI That's Berry Daring Stamped with Born Pretty Store BP-61 and BP-X08 Swatches

I gave into Valentine’s Day Nails!  Using a base of OPI That’s Berry Daring and some Born Pretty stamping images from BP-61 and BP-X08. I was just going to leave my plain red nail polish on today but I was bored.  Plus the BP-61 plate arrived in the mail from Born Pretty so I had to use the cute heart design. Starting with a base of two coats OPI That’s Berry Daring, a beautiful bright berry pink. I used Mundo[Read more]

Stamped Leaves Nail Art #CBBNov

Joy and Polish Spiced Plum stamped with BPL024 Leaves and Mdu Gold Copper and Merry Leaves Nail Art

Another day, another #CBBNov prompt.  Actually, having only two a week has been really nice.  Even if I haven’t been perfectly sticking to the posting schedule.  The second prompt for this week is leaves and since I pulled out my fall and winter themed stamping accessories, this was an easy one for me.  I used three stamping polishes to give the leaves different colours and loved the final look. Joy and Polish Spiced Plum stamped with BPL024 and Mundo de[Read more]

Avon Glitter Manicure Set & Christmas Gel Finish Polishes

Avon Christmas Nail Art and Glitter Manicure Set

Who doesn’t love a little glitter in their lives?  Avon has a new compact silvery glitter manicure kit for the holidays and are featuring the obvious Christmas shades – red, green and gold in Gel Finish polishes (sold separately). The Avon glitter manicure kit comes is a deluxe mani to go kit that is great for gifting.  It comes in a little silver clutch waller and include a cuticle scissors, cuticle pusher, tweezers, nail file and nail clipper.  At just[Read more]