Category Archives: Blues

Here, Fishie, Fishie!

Today I have a nice summer franken to show you, then I got a little crazy with the nail art! This blue was mixed from Fyrinnae Curiouser and Curiouser, a medium blue pigment with aqua microshimmer. I even did a … Continue reading

Posted in Blues, Nail polish, NTMG Original Nail Art | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

Naya’s Blue

I’ve been wearing artificial nails  of my own design for the past week in…the dreaded pink and white French tip. Actually, it’s beginning to grow on me.  I had a  break right on my middle finger (down low, ouch!) and … Continue reading

Posted in Blues | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Deco Mania

I’m not sure how far this wacky trend has spread, but the Japanese like sticking decorations on pretty much everything: mirrors, compacts, pens, mobile phones, computers, tissue boxes and nails. I’m not exactly sure how or when this started, but it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Blues, Japanese Nail Art, NTMG Original Nail Art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Evil Eye Nail Art

I’ve been trying to push the limits of weird nail art by getting into acrylic recently. I don’t recommend it because it stinks to high heaven and can be very frustrating, but it allows for some really funky 3-D stuff … Continue reading

Posted in Blues, Nail polish, NTMG Original Nail Art | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

Absolutely Alice Amped Up

I’m pretty late with this one, but I just swatched Absolutely Alice from the Alice in Wonderland collection. It’s the blue glitter interspersed with gold. Pretty, but it just seemed too….light? Not saturated enough? I was hoping for a gooey … Continue reading

Posted in Blues, Nail polish | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

TiNS- The Silky Night

My favorite all-time blue glitter: It’s called “The Silky Night,” and it’s a gorgeous midnight blue with two kinds of deep blue glitter. This is two coats with one coat of Seche, but it was fairly smooth for such a … Continue reading

Posted in Blues, Nail polish, Store-bought Colors | Tagged , , | 13 Comments

Tozai Line Blue

Well,  the last remaining color from the Tokyo Metro Line is a medium sky blue named after the Tozai Line.  Tozai means “east-west” and it goes through an area called Takadanobaba, which is near a major university. It’s got a lot … Continue reading

Posted in Blues, Nail polish | Tagged , , | 5 Comments