Autumn/Winter Nail Trends 2013

 As the dark nights close in and the hours of daylight become shorter this means only one thing, Autumn is on it’s way. New seasonal trends emerge on the catwalks of New York and Paris to inspire this years fall collections. Trends change almost over night from bright coral’s to a darker palette of rouge … Continue reading

SCRATCH – Teenage Tech Talk

The postman has been very generous again and after a weeks wait SCRATCH Magazine has finally arrived! I’ve had the good news to share with you for way over a month now but wanted to see the article myself first. After the link of my blog was posted on Scratch Magazine’s Facebook page, writer Helen … Continue reading

The Future’s Bright

Sorry bloggers I know I’ve been hiding the past couple of weeks mainly due to how busy I have been preparing for my holiday on a cruise round the Mediterranean this month. But I have mainly been hiding to save some good news for you! I have a new job! I am now leaving The … Continue reading

Troubleshooting with Acrylic

At the beginning of the year I completed my 20 week course with Nail Harmony in Fusion Acrylic. But since leaving and taking on more clients I feel like I have lost my way, which is why I decided to return to Red 10 Doncaster for a one-to-one with Lauren Varley. I have been suffering … Continue reading

It’s a Grand Slam

The beginning of this week saw the start of Wimbledon 2013 in London. Although there’s a clear but simple rule for the players, white must be worn, players such as Serena Williams have been rebelling against the normal by spicing up their outfits using nail art. Serena easily sports a coral and white animal print … Continue reading

Not bad for a guy with one eye

My family’s favourite movie has got to be Disney Pixars Monsters Inc. They’re set to launch their second film, Monsters Inc University so this design was most definitely called for I think. For this design I used: CND Super Sticky – Base Coat BarryM – 306 – Blueberry VINYLUX – Limeade VINYLUX – Creampuff BarryM … Continue reading

Sunset Palm Tree’s

I’m off on holiday everyone! Literally so excited, me and my family are going on a cruise round the Mediterranean at the end of July which gave me my inspiration for this set of tropical nails. Everyone can picture the fruity cocktails you drink on holiday where the yellow slowly turns into red..until you’ve had … Continue reading

Hotski to Tchotchke Glitter Half Moons

For a change I gave my best friend bright green/blue nails to make a change to the usual pinks and lilacs she loves. I decided to use Shellac again (I absolutely love this product) Hotski to Tchotchke colour…what a mouthful, its now nick named Hotski 🙂 I came across a photo on Tumblr recently of … Continue reading

Upside-down French Manicure

Hmm not too sure what to name this design, however I’ve chosen the upside-down french manicure, for the reason that well…it looks like one 🙂 My friend sent me a similar photo via Facebook telling me she loved this design so I thought I would give it a go myself. I used BarryM nail polish’s … Continue reading

Minnie Mouse Nails

As O.P.I have recently released their ‘Minnie Mouse Collection’ I decided to design some nails inspired by the Disney character myself. The collection consists of 4 different shades of a girly pink, 1 of them being a glitter with pieces inside in the shape of the Minnie Mouse head. They actually released this collection last … Continue reading