I had trouble picking a theme this week, and then remembered I was going to see Ballyturk at the National Theatre. As a result, this week’s theme was Cillian Murphy‘s eye colour—blue. I layered some different blues with a sponge and finished with a layer or two of Barry M’s “Mermaid”.
I chose ice cream as the theme for this week, despite the fact that I can’t actually have any. I didn’t have a proper vanilla colour, so my Neapolitan looks a bit like it has two strawberry flavoured sections. The sprinkles are a Barry M special effects polish.
Post-Paris tiredness, a simple mani for this week.
I am taking a Monster High doll (Rochelle Goyle) to Paris with me to do a silly photography project. I love the colours of her hair and had yet to find a colour that went well with the pink crackle. Well, boom. Blue works, and looks cool. Update: Some Paris photos on Instagram.
I have two Barry M magnetic polishes, from before they brought out the super sparkly ones. I don’t use them very often because they require ninja skills, and serious hand-eye co-ordination to get right. Plus I find that my nail beds are so long and curved, the magnet only reaches down the middle strip and […]
I introduced my nail-resolution the other day, and as I like to start things on a Monday here is week 1. I wanted a New Years theme, and decided these weird and wonderful Barry Ms I got for Xmas fit the bill. They’re weird in that they have a grainy texture for a “3D look” but […]