31 Days Nail Challenge – Day 27 – Inspired by an artwork

WHAT IS IT? Today’s nail art was inspired by Hundertwasser. Turqoise nails with silver.hundertwasser-artworkWHAT IS USED? I made them with three steps:Nail-design-art-step-1 Continue reading

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31 Days Nail Challenge – Day 8 – Metallic

WHAT IS IT? It’s my favourite metallic nail polish, penny talk from last year’s mirror metallics limited edition by essie. It is just so pretty! I usually take this polish when I’m busy. It dries up super fast, in like a minute, and leaves your nails looking stunning. Today I added a bit of flavour by taping little triangles on the ring finger nail and painting them in two other mirror metallics.metallic-maniWHAT IS USED? 216A penny talk used as the base colour and Continue reading

31 Days Nail Challenge – Day 5 – Blue

WHAT IS IT? Blue nails with a shiny, metallic, marble like look – an experiment with a new technique.Blue-nailsWHAT IS USED? p2’s 010 blue lagoon from the Pool Side Party edition, a dark blue that is opaque in just one layer. Honestly an amazing nail polish and from my favourite metallics: essie’s no place like chrome from last year’s mirror metallics limited edition. I used the plastic or saran wrap method Continue reading

Yarn along – Week 28 – The Hunger Games Cowl and some lace socks

Joining Ginny for the Yarn Along, here is what I knitted and read this week: After stumbling about the question on how to possible knit the cowl Katniss wears on one of the posters for the new Hunger Games movie I thought I just might come up with a pattern. Hunger-Games-Cowl-and-The-Culture-of-Knitting Continue reading