Category Archives: Yellows

Corn on the Cob Nail Art Tutorial

Hello everyone! I hope you’ve been well. Things have been wonderfully busy here and I’ve had some amazing nail art milestones! My nail art is now being sold in a boutique in Kuala Lumpur and another boutique in the Middle … Continue reading

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Happy Friday Manicure

Yesterday was  my last Friday of doing The Activity Which I Can’t Mention in Detail That I Used To Do 40 Hours A Week. I whipped up the mani my Friday morning, scrambled around putting on pantyhose with one hand … Continue reading

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Yurakucho Line Yellow

The Yurakucho Line is sort of a revolting off-yellow that reminds me of ’70s appliances. The connecting line, the Yurakucho New Line, is also a kind of groovy ’70s earthtone. I use this line sometimes when my regular line is … Continue reading

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Glittering Ginko Leaf

I’ve been painting nails all day but I wanted to show a franken to everyone! Thanks for all your emails- I am still alive and well, just getting ready for the big show I’m doing in three weeks. My nails … Continue reading

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TINS- The Sweet Beast

Here’s another TiNS by request. The color is sort of like glittering hard-boiled egg yolk, a sort of dusty yellow- but not dark enough to be mustard yellow. It’s called The Sweet Beast. This one is a hard color to … Continue reading

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This is a sort of ghostly pale shade that I had a fun time making. It reminds me of glowing mushrooms, or fireflies.  It appears green, but actually has a yellow base. This is 1/3 OPI Need Sunglasses, a bright … Continue reading

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Liquid Sunshine

It’s been raining endlessly in Japan, so here’s a glittery canary yellow to lift my spirits a little: I made this one with some yellow eyeshadow (MAC Chrome Yellow- what on earth was I thinking?!) in a base of white pearl … Continue reading

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RBL Square Pants Franken

This is for Joy, who asked to a RBL Square Pants duplicate. It’s a pale yellow jelly. In some photos, it looks like it has microshimmer, and in others, it looks creme. But $18 a bottle? Unless you’d wear this … Continue reading

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I made this yellow shimmer out of some eyeshadow that I never used. I’m not sure what possessed me to buy yellow eyeshadow, but it found new life when added to a white shimmer polish base. The yellow combined with … Continue reading

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Fruit Salad

I’ve been sick for the past couple of days-  cough, fever, achy body and generally just shuffling around miserable. I think I’ll spend the weekend in with a hot cup of tea. I decided on a cheery fruit theme for … Continue reading

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