A England – Tudoresque collection

The new Tudoresque collection from A England. As usual Adina has done a fabulous collection. This one surprised me as it's 8 beautiful new shades. In almost 3 years now as a stockist I haven't seen such a large release all in one go although quite a lot of shades have been discontinued recently so … Continue reading A England – Tudoresque collection

Left to right: Carnation Lily Lily Rose, Symphony in Green and Gold, Nocturne, Symphony in Blue and Silver

A England – Sargent’s Vision collection

Coverage: 1 coat for Nocture, 3 coats for the others Drying time: 1 - 2 minutes Finish: Holographic on all shades Hardwearing: Symphony in Green and Gold - 4 days without chips, rest to be tested Another beautiful collection from Adina. I feel this one is quite a bit different to the others as well, … Continue reading A England – Sargent’s Vision collection

Nick Spalding books

I've been reading a lot again recently, something I had stopped for ages despite always being one of those kids with my nose in a book. I have a pretty wide taste when it comes to books, certainly wider than I do in TV or films where I'm quite picky. I've recently discovered an author … Continue reading Nick Spalding books

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

Russian Soul

A quick update to explain why I haven't posted this week; I've done nothing nail related! I do still have old nail art to post but I'm awaiting the beautiful new collection from A England and will of course be doing a swatch/review post. The collection is called Russian Soul and will be available on … Continue reading Russian Soul

3 days of wear. Chipping starting on the polished nails. Spray on polish on the ring finger looking good as this had been on for 7 days now.

Barry M – Coconut Infusion and Super Mani

It seems 2016 is the year of the coconut. Everywhere you look coconut oil is being touted as the newest thing to help with every beauty regime you can imagine; teeth whitening, skin cleaning and now even nail health. I've spotted at least 4 brands on my Instagram feed who have announced some form of … Continue reading Barry M – Coconut Infusion and Super Mani

December's Nailbox contents

December Nailbox

My final review (for a while at least) of subscription boxes. I've had 6 Nailboxes and 5 Meeboxes now and as much as I love them I have enough polishes that I'm mainly getting dupes so sadly I've cancelled them. The tools this month were some Elegant Touch Professional Slanted Tweezers (I have tons of … Continue reading December Nailbox