Tag: China glaze

Jan 24 2013

A Little Bit of Everything in One

 What do you get when you mix the polishes above into one manicure? AWESOMENESS! I played around with these three polishes – Zoya Jennifer (the light adobe with pink shimmer), Zoya Petra (the dusty purple), and China Glaze Razzle Me Dazzle Me (the glitter) – and a few nail art ideas, and I ended up doing all …

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Jan 14 2013

China Glaze Tranzitions – My Picks

Nail polish does a lot of tricks these days, doesn’t it? It dries gritty. It dries matte. It cracks. It changes color in the sun and with our body temperature/environmental temperatures. Now, we can change our nail polish a few shades with a top coat! China Glaze released a six-piece collection called Tranzitions, with a repromote of …

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Dec 25 2012

Merry Christmas, Everyone! Need a sweater?!

Merry Christmas, everyone! If you’ve read my blog in the last week and a half, you know I’ve been a bit tied up – I’m happy to say I’ve got my wedding color scheme, my bridal party (in the process of asking them to be in the wedding) and we’re *this* close to booking a …

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Dec 16 2012

The BEST Compliment to a Good Mani is…

 …a diamond engagement ring! I’m excited to share that Mike and I got engaged on Saturday morning!!! The story Friday night, I was in New York City hanging out with Maria from Cult Nails, Courtney from Phyrra and Claudia from Chromatic Misadventures. I came home late, and I saw two packages that had been delivered …

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Dec 06 2012

KB Shimmer Candy Cane Crush

For three days, whenever I looked at my nails, I thought: I broke a candy cane and it stuck in my wet nail polish. Wow, I remember how we used to put candy canes on our Christmas trees every year – always after we put the ornaments on! I can’t believe that three days in, …

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Oct 31 2012

Happy Halloween 2012!

I hope you have a scare-tastic, spook-tacular day, friends! Halloween is one of my favorite holidays – it’s just pure fun! Today I’ve got a couple Halloween manis to share! Eyes in the Dark! A “googly-eye” manicure! I used a Color Club mini called Dark Romance, from a Halloween set a couple years ago. I used …

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Oct 29 2012

China Glaze “Wicked,” my way!

Hurricane Sandy and BeautyJudy As you may know, Hurricane Sandy is bearing down on the Mid-Atlantic today. I’m right in the storm’s path of direct hit. We are in a State of Emergency in NJ, and we are being told we could lose power for up to two weeks. Unfortunately, I was unable to prepare …

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Oct 25 2012

Fall is in the Air!

Every year I stamp myself a falling leaves manicure – it’s like my way of ushering the new season…a tradition! This year I wanted to do the same mani, but with a twist! I finally felt like my fall leaves mani was right after doing a bit of fall decorating recently – Mike and I did up Halloween for the …

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Oct 09 2012

It’s the Great Pumpkin (mani)!

For my first Halloween mani of 2012 I choose a carved pumpkin theme! I figured it would go with the weekend fun we had planned; this past Saturday, Mike, his brother Greg, his brother’s girlfriend Maggie and I went to Night of Terror at Creamy Acres Farms, which is a huge Halloween event in South Jersey. It was opening weekend!  …

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Oct 01 2012

Color Club Giveaway Winner & Ushering in a New Awareness Month…

Thank you again to everyone who participated in my “Teal Toes” Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month efforts! We raised a LOT of awareness together, and I think you’re all wonderful!!! Congratulations to these two winners of the Color Club OCRF polishes – Elise and Rebecca! I used an iPhone app called Names in a Hat to …

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