It’s Web Expo Guildford week, therefore continuing with my “web event themed nails” (see Pubhack and dConstruct). I was so busy this week, these are quite messy, but still a hit. Changed my mind about what I wanted to do part way through. Had intended Xs but just didn’t have the time. Had some chevron shaped […]
One day I will find the time to neaten the edges properly… Anyhow, I did the gradient in the usual way, and I love it. I made the mistake of using some older polishes, definitely need to stock up on my plain black and whites. Their age and gooey-ness made them harder to use in […]
I’ve been watching Buffy, and wanted to do something subtle this week. I tried out using a matt black polish and striping tape to make different crosses. Should have double layered the base, it’s hard when you can’t put a clear coat in between. Also didn’t get a clear removal with the tape, I think […]
I’m still learning with gradients. There are tons of tutorials available, but there seems to be some knack I’m not quite getting. Nonetheless, I love this grungy gradient—pink to black. It looks more like a gradient in real life than in the photo. Expect more gradients as the year continues!
Post-Paris tiredness, a simple mani for this week.
Simple this week. I’ve been ill and didn’t have time to play. This is Models Own Velvet Goth in Obsidian. It’s supposed to be matt, but the sparkles don’t sparkle without the glossy topcoat. I like it as a different take to black polish.
In the four years I’ve been dying my hair, I’ve had it a huge variety of colours and styles. Because I was curious to see the change, I put together an album on facebook of most of the colours that I’ve had it. Check it out if you’re curious! The latest colour is pink. Half of it’s pink […]