Tag Archives: Asian nail art

Anyone Still Here?

Hello everyone! It’s been another period of inactivity here on my blog. 2015 has not really been my year as I was sidelined with 1) the flu, 2) pneumonia and 3) whooping cough all in a row. Whooping cough led … Continue reading

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18 Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Nail Art Ideas

Somehow Valentine’s Day always sneaks up on me- usually because the focus where I live is more on Chinese New Year during this time. I’ve got some really easy ideas that you can do as a Valentine’s Day accent nail, … Continue reading

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Happy Deepavali! (Hindu Festival of Lights)

Though I’m not Indian, I have a deep appreciation of sparkles, just like the good folks of India. They like sparkly things almost as much as I do, which is saying a lot! I collect Indian textiles and decor items … Continue reading

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Japanese Nail Art 7

Well, I have a couple more greens for you, but I wanted to show you some awesome Japanese nail art I’ve collected from various salon photos: A hibiscus, ice cream cone, bow, shooting star and Hello Kitty, plus glitter and … Continue reading

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Japanese Valentine Nail Art

On my nails is the Chinese/Japanese character for “love,” pronounced as “ai” (eye). I thought it was a nice touch, considering I am in Japan and all. This pink is my OPI Affair in Red Square added to white creme. … Continue reading

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Red Bamboo

During the weekend, I got some Konad plates and the stamp stuff. For those of you that don’t follow nail news all the time, the Konad is this wacky Korean invention consisting of a metal plate with various designs laser-cut … Continue reading

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