Natural daylight bottles and swatches, here you can really see the differences

Perfect Pinks – an A England comparison

Since I did one for all the purples and because it was requested I have done a quick comparison of 3 of the pinks available at the moment from A England. This was requested by Jess after viewing the Autumn/Winter 2016 collection "Tennyson's Romance" and is something I had thought of doing anyway as "Shall … Continue reading Perfect Pinks – an A England comparison

Tennyson's Romance inspiration

A England – Tennyson’s Romance Collection

Left to right: Angel Grace, King Cophetua, In Robe and Crown, Shall Be My Queen, The Beggar Maid Coverage: all can very easily be 1 coat wonders Drying time: Approx 1 minute Finish: Holographic, shiny, no streaks   Hardwearing: To be tested I'm sure I've said it before, I hate it when Adina releases a … Continue reading A England – Tennyson’s Romance Collection

A England "Queen of Scots"

Red, blue and silver blobbicure

Now I'm not getting the subscription boxes anymore there should be more time for actual nail art! I've got quite a few still to post from last year so let's start with my first ever attempt at a blobbicure. So here are the tools I used for this one. A-England "Queen of Scots" and OPI's … Continue reading Red, blue and silver blobbicure

December's Meebox contents

December Meebox 005

It's still December, I win this month! This is going to be my final Meebox (for a while at least). I will start by saying that I'd love to keep getting it, it's just that although I find it incredibly good value I already have so many polishes that I'm getting a lot of dupes/similar … Continue reading December Meebox 005

I love the way the flash caught the stud on this one.

A England Love Hearts

This is quite an old manicure now, I really need to stay more up to date with my nail art. I just can't help it though, I get so carried away with doing new designs and tweaking the pictures that I lose momentum for the actual posting. Cut a girl some slack! I did this … Continue reading A England Love Hearts

Solo shot of the nails. The more foil-like silver is Excalibur Renaissance, the other is Encore Margot; you can't see it in these pictures but it's a holographic polish

Scallyann Sunday!

We have a special post today, featuring a lovely manicure by my friend/colleague/fellow nail nut the talented @Scallyann (Instagram). She did a similar one to this ages ago but it didn't last long enough to get pictures so she has remastered it using A England polishes (all available on the shop) and personally I think … Continue reading Scallyann Sunday!

A England – Elizabeth & Mary Collection

Left to right: Gloriana, Fotheringay Castle, Queen of Scots, Crown of Thistles, Virgin Queen Coverage: 1 coat for all Drying time: Approx 1 minute Finish: Shiny, no streaks, no patches   Hardwearing: To be tested The amazing Adina over at A England has done it yet again. This is the new collection "Elizabeth & Mary" … Continue reading A England – Elizabeth & Mary Collection