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Minna No Nail (Everybody’s Nails!)

Today I have some scans from the Japanese nail art magazine Nail Up (I think- but it might be NailMax), showing user-submitted nail art. Japanese nail art did go through a somewhat understated phase in the last few years, but … Continue reading

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Nail Art January 2014 and Interior Design Musings

Chinese New Year is right around the corner, so I’ve been thinking up some nail designs for that. This year is a Horse year. There’s lots of shiny gold and red decorations around, which bring much happiness to my magpie … Continue reading

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Tokyo Nail Expo 2013 Part 3

One more installment of the Tokyo Nail Expo Art Tip Award 2013. The theme is “Fresh Flesh.” Click to enlarge. These kind of remind me of a Victorian funeral, especially with the lilies and the x on the eyes in … Continue reading

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Nail Art Samples October 2013

Happy Halloween everyone! For those of you looking for some last minute Halloween nail art ideas, check out some easy DIY nails here! Other than the Halloween art, here’s a little sample of what I’ve been making lately. I love … Continue reading

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Simple and Fun Halloween Nail Art For Spooky DIY Manicures

Ah, crispy fall days, leaves swirling in the wind, the smell of bonfires…and lots of blog hits for “Halloween nail art!” It’s that time of year again, so here’s some fun and easy nail art that’s simple enough to DIY! … Continue reading

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Happy October 1st!

It’s now October, my favorite month of the year! It’s a time for apple cider, spooky decorations, crispy fall days, and beautiful foliage. Enjoy it while it lasts! (And the same for my guys and gals Down Under who are … Continue reading

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Nail Art Samples July 2013

Here’s a peek at some nail art I’ve made recently. Summer is pretty slow in the nail business as people are out and about doing their thing, so it’s given me a little time to experiment with some new designs. … Continue reading

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Nail Art Samples From Late June 2013

I’m making nails daily- here’s a little sample of what I’ve come up with recently. I’m basically done with bridal season, which involved a lot of flowers. Don’t get me wrong- I love florals and dainty nails, but I also … Continue reading

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A Few Nail Art Samples From May 2013

Here’s a little sampling of nails I’ve made in the past month or so- everything from Pegasus to spooky poison apple nails to happy pressed flower nails! I do post nail art regularly on Facebook. You should be able to … Continue reading

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Some Quick and Easy DIY Valentine’s Nail Art Ideas

Hello all! With Valentine’s Day fast approaching (with Chinese New Year and Mardi Gras all stuffed into the same week!), I have a couple last minute nail art ideas for you. For those of you who are still a wee … Continue reading

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