Monthly Archives: January 2014


Weekly Mani: ASP Blue Crush

Hello readers! Today I have done a mani that includes a handmade gem and some hand painted leopard print. The base color is ASP Blue Crush, a gorgeous, vibrant robin’s egg blue. This applied perfectly with zero shrink back and was opaque in two coats, this might be my...


Video: CiCi & SiSi test stamps

Hello everyone, I was able to test stamp all the plates in the CiCi and SiSi collection #1. For the most part, all the the designs stamp perfectly. The only exception was the images at the corners of the each plate. The corners seem to be ever so slightly...


CiCi & SiSi stamping plates

Hello readers, Just a quick post to show you the  CICI & SISI stamping plates. I got these from Amazon for a reasonable $29.99 for 6 plates. They come in a nice sleeved, faux leather folio with a small squishy stamper/scraper and they included 2 sheets of water decals....


Video Tutorial: Make Your Own 3D Gems

Hi dear readers, I’ve just posted a new video on how to make your own 3D gems. I have few odd shaped or larger size frames that Swarovski crystals wouldn’t fit into. I also had some nail art sticker frames that I was at a loss to know what...


Video Tutorial: Studded Heart

Hello Readers, With Valentine’s Day coming up soon, I’ve done a video tutorial on how to do perfect hand drawn hearts simply using 3 dots as a guide. In this design I’ve added studs to outline it like in this mani but you can also use caviar beads or...


Weekly Mani: Black and Gold

Hello everyone! I finally found some time to redo my mani. I still hate my nubbins but at least they look a little better with a dark color. I got my new Infinity plates from Dashica yesterday and I picked up a few of the L’Oreal Gold Dust texture...