Archive | January, 2009

nail deco of the week #38 + ring

26 Jan

lippmann how far is heaven
china glaze ruby pumps
bought more deco stuff!

i also made a ring & decorated it with nail polish and nail art stuff. LOL.
(CG emerald sparkle, CG unplugged)

nail deco of the week #37 / tutorial

18 Jan

i got a few requests for a tut, so here you go!
it’s very simple and you can do it quickly for a fast simple mani (:
what i use:
lippmann collection – how far is heaven?
china glaze – passion
stripe rite – silver glitter
cover girl – disco dazzle

1. basic prep (clean nails, base coat, blahblahblah)
2. i painted two layers of ‘how far is heaven’ ~ you can do more or less depending on how sheer you want it to be (:
3. paint tips with ‘passion’ or w/e color you want.
it doesn’t have to to be perfect b/c you can conceal your mistakes with glitter later!
4. you can use as many different types of glitters as you want, but i’m only using 2 in this tut. (:
so paint another stripe with your finest/densest glitter, patrially overlapping your colored tips
5. do the same thing as stop #4, but with your more sparse glitters. if you’re using many glitters, start with the densest glitter and your last glitter should be the sparse-est! i hope that made sense >_>
6. now paint over your dense glitter layers/colored tips with your sparse-est glitter
7. add a topcoat and you’re done! (there is no topcoat layer in the pic above ^_^)


18 Jan

there were some colors that i didn’t swatch (b/c they are too precious to me LOL) but here’s most of what i have:

here’s another shot of CG emerald sparkle b/c the pics above just don’t do any justice

nail deco of the week #36

18 Jan

china glaze – emerald sparkle

nail deco of the week #35

18 Jan


china glaze – passion

sally hansen – black out

nail deco of the week #34

18 Jan

OPI – kyoto pearl

nail deco of the week #33

18 Jan

china glaze – ruby pumps
stripe rite – silver glitter

nail deco of the week #32

18 Jan

OPI tickle my france-y


the pink is a franken-polish that i mixed a while ago
base color is OPI tickle my france-y
glitter is covergirl – disco dazzle

nail deco of the week #31

18 Jan

china glaze – let’s do it in 3D

nail deco of the week #30

18 Jan

china glaze – recycle