Tag Archive: Orly

Mar 17 2014

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

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Disclaimer: Purchased by me. I have seriously slacked on the holiday nail art posts. I’ve done the nail art, just not the posts! So I decided I’d make my simple St. Patrick’s Day nail art more than just an Instagram photo! I’ve been seeing this leprechaun hat and belt idea popping up all over the …

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Mar 11 2014

Orly Baked Collection for Summer 2014

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Disclaimer: Purchased by me. The last thing I expected this week was to come across a summer collection – I’m still reviewing spring sets! But while walking around IBS New York City 2014 Sunday, I stopped to look at the colorful Orly booth. That’s when I spotted the Orly Baked collection for summer, and the neon …

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Dec 30 2013

25 Favorite Nail Polishes in 2013!

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Disclaimer: Some samples. See  bottom for more. I like to look back at my pictures from the year and think about the polishes I really loved, and manicures I wanted to leave on until they were ugly with chips! So I’ve put together my favorites from 2013. I’d love to hear if any of my …

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Nov 28 2013

Happy Thanksgiving 2013!

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 Disclaimer: All purchased by me. Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! I’m thankful for so many things, all year round. But there’s no reason to miss an opportunity to say it out loud! For my U.S.A. friends here, I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday. But for ALL of you: THANK YOU, GUYS! I appreciate YOU, all …

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Nov 25 2013

Kiss Disney Villains Nail Art Kit – Ursula

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Disclaimer: Purchased by me. I had very little time this fall for nail art, but I felt so inspired when I picked up the limited edition Kiss Disney Villains Ursula  Nail Art Kit from Walgreens! You might remember these sets came out a couple months ago – there were four, Ursula, Maleficent, Evil Queen and Cruella De …

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Oct 21 2013

Volunteering with Polished Girlz

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Disclaimer: I am a Polished Girlz volunteer Yesterday I started a new journey in my life of nails! I volunteered at my first event with Polished Girlz! This summer, while covering Cosmoprof North America, I met Alanna Wall, the young founder of Polished Girlz. Alanna was just 10-years-old when she decided she wanted to visit …

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Sep 24 2013

Orly Surreal Collection

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Disclaimer: Purchased by me Of all the fall collections this year, I was most excited to try out Orly‘s Surreal Collection. I have been reviewing a lot of samples lately, and still have a lot of nail polish and makeup to share with you from recent brand launches. But I still want to share with …

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Aug 21 2013

Nail Art Society August Kit

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Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. The official relaunch of the Nail Art Society is here! The August kit contains: Four Orly Instant Artist Water-Based Paint stripers in Jet Black, Crisp White, True Blue and Platinum Two packages of Cala Professional Nail Arts Water Decals in Butterflies and Silver Butterfly For the first mani …

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Jul 18 2013

Cosmoprof 2013: Orly

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Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas (July 14-16) is over now, and I’m finally editing pictures and prepping posts to bring you all the news! This year, I thought I’d start with one of my favorite meetings and stories coming from the show, with a brand that has an interesting fall collection coming out: Orly. Let’s …

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Dec 27 2012

My favorite nail polishes of 2012

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The title of this post was going to be, “My top 10 polishes of 2012.” But then, I loved way more than 10 polishes this year! Then I thought, how about 20? No, no. That wouldn’t do. Finally, I just decided to do away with the number and just share what moved me this year! …

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