Pastels vs. Burgundy

Heya lovelies ♥

Happy December! This has to be one of my favorite months, what with all the Christmas treats, decoration and stuff. I'm not much of a gift girl, I love giving them but rather not have anything than get a bunch of stuff I don't need. And I love, love, love wrapping gifts. It's one of my favorite things ever.

This weekend, we have been starting our Christmas time, but I'll tell you more about that in tomorrow's post. ;)

Today, it's time to see some more nail art, and only thing in common with these two is that they both include glitter.

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First up, a pastel sort of manicure I probably got inspiration to from around the Internet, like from Pinterest or something, I don't know. Nevertheless, this was something simple I did a while back and loved it a lot.

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I still have to practice my ways with this kind of manis, I mean, as you can see they came out a bit chunky. (haha) But still, I loved the combination of pastels and gold glitter.

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The polishes used were China Glaze I'm Not Lion, China Glaze Sweet Hook and Essie Mint Candy Apple.

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The other manicure was more of experimenting for me, I was trying out a new polish, checking out how it looks in matte, and also learning new technique for decorating.

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The two polishes in this mani were Essie Thigh High and China Glaze Your Present Required. The top coat is Essie Matte About You.

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Sorry for all the different filters, I was using my new light box for this but clearly my lights were way too dim for me to get a good light. Oh well, I know what I'll buy when getting my next paycheck, haha.

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So that's what I had in store for you today, I really had fun making both of these manicures - hope you liked seeing them as well!

What do you all think about these manicures? What are you wearing on your nails today? ♥

I'm gonna hop in the shower now, and try out the Pumpkin Spice body scrub and oil cleansing for my face - more of those two later!

Have a fabulous day and a great start for the new week!

Blog ya later,




  1. This is truly sensational nail art! Loved the looks, I'm in awe!

  2. hello darling, great photos, would u like to follow each other on gfc and facebook??

  3. i love them both although they would be a bit too complicated for me to do ;) you're so good at his babe!

    steph /

    1. Aww, thank you honey! It takes practice, I admit, but it's not impossible to learn ;) ♥

  4. The second set of nails look incredible!!

  5. ooh I like them both, and haha doing nails is soooo hard! I think you did awesome :D

    1. Thank you babe! It's hard at first, I know, but I've been practicing my ways for years now :D ♥


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