Tag Archives: pigment

Massive Swatch Project Underway!

Whoa…I have just gotten dozens of pigments to swatch! I’m underway now, but with over 50 shades in one series, it’s a big undertaking. Check back in the next couple days for a review and to see the new pretty … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Wallpaper

It looks like the rainy season has settled in here in Tokyo…it’s either steaming hot with drizzle, or freezing cold. But I guess it wouldn’t be Asia without a little rain. Today is kind of a gloomy Monday, so I … Continue reading

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Pursuing Periwinkle

As you may know, one of my favorite colors is periwinkle- real periwinkle, not the fakey lavender or wimpy light blue ones that often pass for the real thing. There are a few shades of it in the nail polish world, … Continue reading

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Pigment Haul From Fyrinnae

As you ladies and gents know, I’m an animal lover and always on the lookout for cruelty-free cosmetics that aren’t tested on animals. When I mix frankens, I often use pigment, which is basically powdered paint. Some artists pigments can … Continue reading

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