Easy Easter Nails – 3 options

I meant to post last year several looks for easy Easter nails but never got around to it. But Easter comes around each year so you could also look at it as well planned for this year. 🙂 Start with a couple of good matte / cream pastel shades:  Your choice of colors can really… Continue reading Easy Easter Nails – 3 options

Sinful Colors Thimbleberry vs Essie Boat House vs Zoya Elodie – Matches, mismatches, dups & swatches

I love Essie “Boat House” which is a lovely coral color that isn’t too harsh. But it’s an older Essie color (and no longer available) and it’s one of the worst nail polishes I own in terms of chipping. I think this may be the case with older Essie colors. And it seems like there… Continue reading Sinful Colors Thimbleberry vs Essie Boat House vs Zoya Elodie – Matches, mismatches, dups & swatches

Review & swatch: Essie House Boat

I absolutely LOVE this color for summer. The one problem however is that it chips quickly. I’ve tried several different base coats and several different top coats. 2 layers of nail polish, 3 layers. Every time is seems to last maybe 3 days tops before starting to look really bad. Most of the other Essie… Continue reading Review & swatch: Essie House Boat

Birchbox Glamour Magazine July 2012 unboxing

  Color Club nail polish in Blue-Ming – looks like Essie Turquoise & Caicos in the bottle but they are different enough on that I’m glad I have both. The Color Club is a little brighter and a little more in your face whereas the Essie is a little more demure. Eyeko Skinny Liquid Eyeliner… Continue reading Birchbox Glamour Magazine July 2012 unboxing