Category Archives: holidays

Simple Frankenstein’s Monster nail art

Here’s a bit of Halloween nail art that’s less involved than the past few posts. I simply started with Ginger + Liz Ivy League, which is a great eerie green. Then I swiped on a fast drying top coat to … Continue reading

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Werenails, or furry Manolo manicure

When I woke up this morning I found my Helmer torn to shreds, nail polish everywhere, and this swatch on my memory card. Apparently there was a full moon last night and my nails transformed into . . . WERENAILS!! … Continue reading

Posted in fall, Halloween, holidays, Manolo manicure, nail art, seasonal | 19 Comments

For my Mummy Dearest

Today is my mom’s birthday, so this one goes out to her. I hesitated to dedicate such a messy mani, but since accepting weird, unintentionally Picasso-inspired art projects as gifts is kind of what moms are supposed to do, I … Continue reading

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Batty

It’s October now, and this time of year always taps into my right brain. Instead of using that creative energy only for costume-making, I’ll be posting lots of All Hallow’s Eve inspired nail art throughout the month, starting with this … Continue reading

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Vegan Easter Egg Decorating

Once upon a time, this would’ve been the day that I spent dyeing eggs. But since I gave up animal stuff, I don’t take part in that tradition anymore. Instead I spent the day decorating my nails! I tried to … Continue reading

Posted in Easter, holidays, pastels, SpaRitual | 5 Comments