Wintery sunrise nails

Winter Sunrise nails

I feel I've been doing too many gradients recently but they're so easy to do and I love the way they look. This one was inspired by a sunrise one morning as I was walking in to work. I loved the way the sun was just popping up over the horizon and the gold on … Continue reading Winter Sunrise nails

Barry M – February 2015 Gellys

Coverage: 2 coats Drying time: 2 - 3 minutes Finish: Excellent, super shiny and brush mark free   Hardwearing: To be tested February 2015 additions to the existing Barry M Hi-Shine Gelly collection. Nothing fancy here, just 3 new lovely spring colours for the existing Hi-Shine Gelly collection. If you've used them before you know … Continue reading Barry M – February 2015 Gellys

Sample Strips – coming to the shop 01/10/2014

Gradient base done with sample strips. Sample strips are the new thing coming to my shop on 01/10/2014 and will allow you to try out a polish without committing to a whole bottle. We've all been there, bought a bottle and not liked the way it dries, it lasts or it just doesn't suit your … Continue reading Sample Strips – coming to the shop 01/10/2014

All the G’s

Green and Grey Geometry. I started with a base colour of OPI - Gargantuan Green Grape. It's quite a thin formula so I had to use 3 coats. In the UK OPI can be purchased from http://www.nailpolishdirect.co.uk   I then used striping tape to section off the tip to apply the grey (Barry M - … Continue reading All the G’s

Barry M – Autumn Collection 2014 review

Left to right: Chilli, Paprika, Mustard, Cardamom, Chai, Cocoa Coverage: 1 for Cardamom, 2 for the rest Drying time: Average, a couple of minutes Finish: Perfect! No streaks or see through areas   Hardwearing: Cardamom and Chai - 4 days, some housework, some sewing and 2 days at work (typing). Mustard - 5 days, mostly … Continue reading Barry M – Autumn Collection 2014 review