Kiss Nail Artist Paint & Stencil Kit

The final set of Kiss polishes I have to review for you is this Nail Artist Paint & Stencil kit. It contains three stripers, one white, one silver and one black. It also contains 30 stencils that you can place on your nail and simply fill in the spaces with polish. Sounds pretty neat, right? …

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Review of 12 jars of nail art decorations from Sammydress.com

These products were sent to me by the company or its PR company for my honest review. Next up from SammyDress.com are these cute rhinestones, beads and sequins! They come in 12 little pots in a clear plastic container which makes them quite easy to store and keep track of. I have only a few …

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Nail art: He loves me, he loves me not, he loves me…

Happy (belated) Valentine’s Day, everyone! This is what I wore for Valentine’s day, and also my entry for the Swedish OPI Facebook competition (if you’re in Sweden and haven’t entered already, I suggest you do here). My husband and I went to the movies and had a few beers, all in all a very good …

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Nail art: Ultra Brutal Technical Death Metal

My dear friend Emma invited me to come watch her boyfriend’s band Smothered play tonight, and even though I’m not much of a metal fan, I am a fan of her and her boyfriend so I’m showing my support regardless my musical preference. So, naturally I need to wear nails that go with the occasion, …

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Valborgsmässoafton or Bonfire Night nails

Tonight is Bonfire Night (Valborgsmässoafton) here in Sweden and it’s a pretty big deal here. We celebrate the end of winter and the arrival of spring (and if you live or have lived this far north you’ll understand why we celebrate this). People gather all the dead leaves and twigs and other combustible things that …

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Valentine’s Day: Cherry Blossoms

This is my entry to Jen’s Nail Files’ Valentine’s Day competition (see the competition rules here). I know I have done cherry blossoms before, but I really like it so I decided to try it out once more. The teal background is saran wrapped, the branches are hand painted and the flowers are made with …

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Valentine’s Day: Strawberries

How about some nice strawberries for Valentine’s? I know it’s not very traditional for this holiday, but I got a little tired of painting hearts on everything ;) So here’s strawberries and a striped accent nail, again using only polishes from the Pirates of the Caribbean collection by OPI. I can’t help it, the colors …

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Valentine’s Day: Embroidered hearts

First out of my Valentine’s Day nail art designs is this one, the white nails were inspired by a piece of embroidered fabric and the accent nail was inspired by a Valentine’s card I remember making in school many years ago. All is made with a dotting tool. Först ut av mina Alla Hjärtans Dag …

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Christmas Gradient

Polishes I used: Zoya – Rekha (base color) Gina Tricot Beauty – 07 Zinfandel (sponged half-way) China Glaze – Ruby Pumps (layered on top) Loosely based on this red gradient by The Swatchaholic. Merry Christmas!

DC Superhero Nail Art Series – Flash

I began missing my superhero nails, so I decided to do Flash nails the other night. Royden loves Flash more than any other hero, so he was really happy about them! They’re really easy to do with some tape and patience, and it did turn out very nice, didn’t it? Jag började sakna att måla …

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Halloween: Ghosts!

I promised I’d show you Ghoulish Glow in action, so here it is in the shape of ghosts! They’re super simple to do and really cute for Halloween. Ghoulish Glow works really well in black light, too. It was a bit tricky to get a good enough photo, because it had to be real dark …

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