Some flakies and a first go at hand-placing glitter...
FA at water-spotting and FA at turquoise nails! CCW? Colors used: Essie naughty nautical, Essie good as gold, Orly in the navy.
Why I can no longer watch the Little Mermaid [first/True story]
had to rush out the door for Mother's Day but my nails were naked. I love how fast liquid sand dries... (OPI 'can't let go')
Red tulip tips, FA. CCW?
FA at sponge gradient. White the neon yellow, with little triangle rhinestones. CCW?
My first ombre. Purple ombre with shine of the times flakies and matte topcoat. Thoughts?
A simple nude and black Deathly Hallows mani I did last night :-P
Minnie Mouse inspired nails for my first trip to Disney World :-D.
Simple tape mani using opi liquid sand 'solitaire' and 'Tiffany case'. I love how durable texture polishes are, this mani has lasted forever!
Decided to try out a cloud mani too (fa, cell) Pearl white, black, silver and glitter. What do you think?
FA at a Ruffian mani! - Essie 'no more film' and Butter London 'slapper')
My FA at Adventure Time nails! Not perfect by any means, but I'm ok with it. CCW? (Got the ideas on how to paint them from a bunch I've seen over time).
My FA at this sort of design (not sure what this would be called -color blocking?) - CCW please!
A simple classy triangle tape mani is my go-to for when my nails are cut short. (Orly in the navy and OPI honey rider)
I gave my boyfriend some reddit-themed toes a while back. Also, do you have any nail designs that you'd classify as masculine or neutral?
The boyfriend and I enjoying some mani/pedi fun together (our nails are matching like dorks to boot!)
Revlon Parfumerie Apricot Nectar with some rough flowers.
FA using pinking shears and painters tape (s much better than scotch tape!) Essie Stylenomics & Color Show mystic green
My first ever attempt at cross-stitching...
Late night cloud mani (SA) with a little glitz. What are your opinions on the color combo? (dark gray, orange, sparkly bluegreen)
My fast and easy spotted rainbow-y gradient for Pride weekend :)
caught her right before she stole one (I think she's addicted too)
Trying out Essie Mojito Madness, with Butter London West End Wonderland triangles
FA at some crazy triangles (still need a bit of cleanup since I ran out of qtips) CCW please !
I've been feeling down, so my bf surprised me with this (more explanation in comments)
Just two of the ways I'm dealing with the breakup of a 5.5 year relationship: Happy colorful nails and FroYo! (Clearer pic of nails in comments)
Coco Allure's Snap Dragon... Love lavender, love the contrasting matte glitter, and love the application - triple whammy!
I don't know what you'd call this - geo-tribal? I remember seeing something similar, possibly on here. Freehand, but next time I'll use a striping brush so it's neater. (More in comments)
Along with the stress of my own illnesses, my mother just had a heart attack. Beer, nails, and Game of Thrones is how I'm choosing to cope tonight.
I've always avoided gradients since I decided I suck at them. But now I'm determined! dark-to-medium red gradient. CCW.
I had to cut my nails to nubs for ceramics class, but I don't feel so bad - just got Girly Bits Jini goes indie! (Over sinful colors 24/7) and it's like a party on my nails!
My friend did her nails (FA matte funky French) and I think they came out great. I'd love to show her any feedback you all might have :-)
Birthday nails with accent cupcakes! Saw this blue and glitter color combo online and loved it.
Loreal brownie points with Essie shine if the times to match my dress for a wedding (plus my favorite ring)
FA ever at cherry blossoms... what do you think?
Hello sailor! (Freehand attempt at a sailor inspired French mani)
My FA at butterfly wings... kept it simple but I'm pretty happy with it, loving the purple :-)
Pacman Nails :-)
Tried to do some flowers a bit differently (and with different colors) than I normally would. CCW?
To think, I've gotten so many compliments for such a simple mani! - China Glaze Whirled Away over green :-)
a painting i did of a friend
Gave my boy a pumpkin pedi ;-P
Simple and sweet glitter turquoise nails with punk heart accents
FA at strawberry/watermelon inspired frenchie. I used Butter London Macbeth and Essie Mojito Madness.
Some randomness I did when I was bored - looks a bit aboriginal to me. What do you think?
Just received some of my first indie polishes! Here is Candy Wrappers by Nail'd It :-)
Just started making jewelry... what do you think?
FA at a frenchie dotticure - Loreal brownie points and OPI liquid sand honey ryder. CCW?
Did Mickey Mouse themed toes on my boyfriend's hairy feet, he needed to be festively decorated for the Disney trip too.
Simple liquid sand July 4th mani with cloud accent - I finally got my hands on Tiffany case so I couldn't resist
Pink glitter gradient - FA at gradient and super happy with it! Bf loved it too :-)
Leafy mani. Not sure if it quite qualifies for the 6wk challenge, but atleast I got to use my new brown :-)
Just something simple - pearly white with green and blue glitter stripes.
I'm loving OPIs Emerald City Lights from their Wizard of Oz collection
A painting I did of my boyfriend... he liked it, so i thought I'd share =)
Glitter is a nice little cure for feeling down, plus it reminds me of Christmas tinsel :-)
FA stripped mani, pleased with the results :-)
(PC) candy cane stripes and snowmen - the red streaked a bit, but i still think it's cute and festive
Essie cocktail bling gray with white and pink sparkle stripes. The bf said they look like candy ?_?
funky French with lapis of luxury and tart deck.
A necklace I made my grandmother for Christmas to keep my late grandfather near to her heart - jade, pearls, And glass lampwork beads
Owls and waves mani ^_^
Essie Jamaica me Crazy & Kleancolor Be my Valentine - feels like Mardi Gras on my nails! What are your opinions?
Zoya Yara with green and gold glitter accent nails. What do you think?
I let my boyfriend give painting my nails a try... needless to say I'll be making him watch some tutorials.
Man toes! Did a blue pedi on the bf with simple cookie monster faces.
Just did my nails last night and already had to do them again this morning... was in the mood for something very colorful :-)
Made my boyfriend a Jane hat for Christmas. Not too shabby for my first hat ever, IMO. What do you think?
multicolored stripes matte mani :-)
My polish keeps peeling off whole... why is this happening?! (I've tried basecoat, no basecoat, a few different topcoats...)
My FA at freehand leopard print wasn't entirely successful IMO, so I included a cat for your viewing pleasure. How do you talented ladies do it?
Some random freehand tribal-looking patterns... Just playing around, don't really favor the color combo, but I was surprised how shiny this topcoat looks considering its not my normal Seche Vite!
FA multicolored stripping (before cleanup).... need some practice, and sleep.
FA at mod mani (or whatever you'd call it). ccw?
IDAP - I've been trying to practice drawing more realistically
Wanted to try a FA at gradient but I got a bit enamored with the sparkle and perhaps went overboard? I thought it was still pretty though :-P
Started making jewelry... what do you think?
In love with my new Sally Hansen HD polish!
My sleep deprived FA at wallpaper flowers - needless to say, I should probably try this again when I'm awake, but I don't think it's terrible...
Finally hopped on the Christmas mani bandwagon - its the second french mani I've ever attempted and im happy with the results :-)
FA at a french mani - freehand with glitter and flower accents (sorry for picture quality, can't really see the glitter at all)
a small linoleum print i did - i used a rolling pin instead of a press lol
Lavender purple silver glitter mani I did during the insomniac hours (note: painting my nails is helping me stay sane even if they aren't the greatest quality)
FA at taping... a little messy, the tape was too sticky but tried to touch up... what do you think? (Lightning bolt accents, Orly blue suede and Jordana soft pink)
Tribal mani - SC savage, SH red carpet, gold and lilac accents
3am FA at sort-of cupcake (or sundae?) nails.
The first painting I ever started and completed
How a house cat brings you presents...
Freehand geo-triangle(?) Mani. Not super even but considering I was working with a large sized polish brush im happy! (SH HD DVD over metallic navy, SH red carpet)