Nail Art, Reviews, and Random Thoughts

Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum

PRESS SAMPLE Nolite te bastardes carborundorum. (Latin translation) Don’t let the bastards grind you down. Be warned, I am a total Handmaid's tale fan! This may be a bit long. Grace-Full will be releasing this collection October 26th at 8pm... Continue Reading →

Follow the Teachings – Stella Chroma

I managed to snag the Stella Chroma Horror Movie contribution for Sept PPU called Follow the Teachings. This polish is no longer available. Pam was inspired by the super creepy 70's british horror movie, To The Devil a Daughter.  Where... Continue Reading →

2nd Bloggerversary

It's been 2 years since I started sharing my nail journey online and I can't help but think back to all the things I have learned and all the people I have met. I've built this lovely village around me... Continue Reading →

Kiss Me New Kid – Bee’s Knees Lacquer

Kiss Me New Kid was part of the Bee's Knees IT-aversary celebrating their first year opened. This color was created on a whim by maker Sarah and added to the collection at the last minute. KMNK is a steel gray... Continue Reading →

Cute as a Button – Polished for Days

Ah yes! Let the halloween mani's begin! Today I have the Polished for Days contribution to the Horror Movie PPU Theme of September. Cute as a button was inspired by the Animated Movie Coraline, now I get this isn't a... Continue Reading →

Indie Pick Up – October

PRESS SAMPLE I have a couple of items that will sell on the October IPU Villain Theme. Indie Pick Up is the sister box to PPU, IPU focuses on Indie sold products that are not polish so you can find... Continue Reading →

Fantasy Fandom – Sassy Sauce Polish

PRESS SAMPLE Sassy Sauce is taking on the biggest fandom on this month, Star Wars! In my home we have over 300 Star Wars books and I had my husband look through the collection, him being the biggest fan and... Continue Reading →

P.O.P Polish October Releases

PRESS SAMPLE Today I have 6 polishes from P.O.P Polish who belong to 3 different collections and I also have 3 nail care products you are going to love! The polishes in this blog will be up for sale Saturday... Continue Reading →

1850 California Fall 2018

PRESS SAMPLE It's officially fall and 1850 is feeling the bug, though sunny california doesn't really go through the extreme seasonal change they do have many parks and natural landmarks that give you that sense. Nikki was inspired by the... Continue Reading →

Ethereal X Illyrian Duo

Today I have the Ethereal and Illyrian Duo, this was inspired by the Moon and the Sun. These are two brands I am having a lot of fun trying lately. Ethereal will be hosting a guest maker for a duo... Continue Reading →

Fandom Flakies – August 2018

I have the August Fandom Flakie box for you today, this box was inspired by the Novel "The Ocean at the end of the Lane". I just started reading this book, the makers were all really inspired the feminine power of... Continue Reading →

For Goodness Sake – MTK Designs

PRESS SAMPLE For October Mary at MTK Designs was inspired by the Movie Legend (1985) where Darkness is trying to create eternal night by destroying anything good and light in the world. For her contribution to the PPU Villains theme... Continue Reading →

Enchanted Fables – Grace-Full Polish

PRESS SAMPLE I have the latest collection from Grace-Full Polish, Enchanted Fables is a stunning, stunning (I meant that twice!) collection of Fairytale inspirations. There are 8 polishes, 3 holo, 3 thermals, a metallic flake and an aurora shimmer and all... Continue Reading →

October Polish Pickup

PRESS SAMPLE Polish Pickup is gearing up for halloween in a spectacular way! The October theme is Villans and I have a few of them to share with you! If by chance you aren’t acquainted with The Polish Pickup (PPU)... Continue Reading →

Faded Jewels – Heather’s Hues

PRESS SAMPLE Today I have the Faded Jewels collection from Heather's Hues, which will be releasing Friday, 9/28 at 1pm EST. This isn't the typical fall collection which I like because you can hang on to spring and summer in a... Continue Reading →

The Winchester California Lovin’ Indies Collaboration

PRESS SAMPLE California Lovin Indies is a box conceptualized by Stacy, owner and creator, of  Static Polish celebrating all things California with California Polish Makers.  This is a quarterly collaboration and some pretty iconic places are used as inspiration. For... Continue Reading →

The Sanderson Sisters – Static Lacquer

PRESS SAMPLE Static brings you another Halloween Trio inspired by the movie Hocus Pocus. I've never seen this movie, but I know its played every October and has a large following. I must say that judging by these colors I... Continue Reading →

#This is 40

Random Thoughts Today is my Birthday, from the title you can see which birthday it is. I wanted to write this down since this birthday is a Milestone and a new age bracket in my life. Just a little over 100... Continue Reading →

The Munsters Trio – Static Lacquer (The Polish Nook Exclusive)

PRESS SAMPLE Static Lacquer is in full Halloween mode and is brining us a trio of crellies inspired by the Classic Comedy Series The Munsters. I remember watching this show on reruns growing up and I love the color scheme... Continue Reading →

Cuticula – “Seamless” Ridge Filler

PRESS SAMPLE Cuticula is working on formulating a Ridge filler called "Seamless" to add to their product line, if you follow my blog you know my nails are always covered up with layers of polish, today I will be showing... Continue Reading →

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