Yellow & Grey Floral Nails with Color Club Leaf Me Alone

Born Pretty BP-115 Stamping Plate Grey Stamping Polish - Color Club Leaf Me Alone - Swatches 2

Each month, the Canadian Beauty Bloggers choose a theme of the month.  This month, they (and they, because not my vote) chose grey so here is my contribution.  Yellow and grey nails using Color Club Leaf Me Alone (Cabin Fever Collection), Born Pretty BP-115 stamping plate and grey stamping polish. I have never been in love with this stamping plate but it looks great with this colour combination.I have worn just the flower part as shown on my middle finger[Read more]

Pink and Gold Tree Nails with BP-L001 & Quo Breathable Stronger Than Ever

Born Pretty BP-L0001 Stamping Plate - Quo Stronger Than Ever - BP Gold 5ml - Swatches

Using the OG rectangle stamping plate from Born Pretty Store.  BP-L001 has a mix of nature image plates including flowers, leaves and my fave, the tree.  This image reminds me of the tree my sisters and I drew on our bedroom wall when we were kids.  If you are starting out with nail stamping, this is a great plate to start with.  They are well etched, a good size to cover the nail and have images to work for any look.[Read more]

Leaf Vein Nails with Avon Envy & Born Pretty Store BP-L015

Born Pretty BP-L015 Stamping Plate Swatch - Avon Envy - MdU Forest

After a week of red and pink nails, I decided to switch things up with a little bit of nature.  I love the leaf vein stamping image from Born Pretty Store’s BP-L015 plate.  It looks great with leafy colours but also just as a regular image in neutral colours.  This one looks just as good with black and silver as more natural leafy colours.  The BP-L015 plate also includes some smaller images for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and mini flowers[Read more]

Tea Themed Nails – Color Club Silver Lake & Messy Mansion MM62

Tea Themed Nails with Color Club Silver Lake and Messy Mansion MM62 Stamping Plate

Messy Mansion’s MM62 stamping plate has been on my wishlist forever, so when I got an email from Nail Polish Canada to say they had new plates (right after I made my Boxing Week sale order) I eagerly checked and may have squealed out loud when I saw MM62 on the list of new plates. I am planning a full manicure colouring these in but had to share what is perhaps the perfect stamping plate for me while trying them[Read more]

Mark by Avon Totally Nailed It (Silver Swoon & Foiled Again)

Mark by Avon Totally Nailed It Copper and Silver Kit

Another Nailed It kit from Mark by Avon is available, this time it is a four piece kit with base and top coat.  Shades included are Silver Swoon and Foiled Again, a copper colour, in mini bottles. Polishes included in Avon’s Mark. Trend Totally Nailed It Kit Base coat: First Base Silver: Silver Swoon Copper: Foiled Again Top coat: Party on Top All are 2.7ml square bottles with fair sized brushes given the size of the bottle.  You would get quite[Read more]