WHY did the snow come back? Seriously it was like 10+ degrees C outside and then on Wednesday we had a snow storm. It was like early February again! Awful. So because of the craptacular weather I decided to do something a little gloomy. Okay not too gloomy though because I know spring is coming back soon. I used China Glaze Recycle, topped it over with Sally Hansen Hidden Treasure (remember that one guys?) and covered it in China Glaze Matte Top Coat. I like the effect, its all very dull but has just a little bit of sparkle from the flakies in the Hidden Treasure.
Contest is now closed. A winner will be announced shortly. I'm not cleaning my house but I am cleaning out my stash ;) So out with the old and in with the new! The new being all of Kai's stuff - seriously that baby has *almost* as many clothes as I do. I can seriously clothe that boy now till he's 2!!! So I decided to go through some of my inventory and do a giveaway!
There are 3 prizes! Doesn't that make you excited??
But because there are 3 there are very specific ways to enter, so PLEASE make sure you read the rules thoroughly and carefully!! The prizing will work on a tier system meaning that the more things you do the better prize you can win.
Three Revlon Glimmer Gloss Polishes in Cherry Fizz, Pina Colada and Banana Blaze
Two Sula Paint and Peel Polishes in Azure and Slate
And Eyeko Gift Pack with Eyeko Cream, Cherry Fat Balm and London Lips in Knightsbridge
Spring Cleaning Giveaway
Rules of Entry
To Qualify: You must be a follower of this blog and leave your email address in the comments :) Mandatory
To Win a Prize complete 1, 2, 3 or all of the following:
Entry to win Prize 1: Tweet about this giveaway and post a link to your tweet.
Entry to win Prize 2: Post about this giveaway on your blog with a link back to your post.
Entry to win Prize 3: Send a picture of your best Spring Mani to firstname.lastname@example.org. Entries will be featured in a later post. Make sure to include the name that you follow with in your email.
To be entered into all of the prize giveaways you must complete all 4 tasks! Spring mani's will be used in another post but will have no bearing on the winner - all winners will be chosen at random using a computer program.
That's it! If you have any questions at all regarding entry please feel free to email :)
The giveaway will end on Friday April 1st at 7pm ET.
Good luck and enjoy the beautiful spring weather coming your way!!!
So since I was too late on the St. Patty's train this year, and since my last mani chipped already :( (However on the upside I found some water decals that look JUST like the flowers I did so I may use those in another mani to kind of recreate the look with less effort :D ) I did another spring inspired mani!!
I used nail art pens in yellow, light green and dark green for the grass and a white and orange pen for the flowers. Then I used a water decal from Viva La Nails for the butterfly! I think they're perfectly spring-y!.
Have I ever mentioned my obsession with handbags? Usually I'm a Coach girl, I have *ahem* a lot of them, but I buy them at the outlet so its okay right? I mean a girl needs nice things! LOL. Thing is that my diaper bag is even Coach which is kinda crazy since I store used diapers in there!
Anyway, I was on Bluefly.com the other day checking out more handbags and they have some awesome handbags on their site. I was particularily looking at the ones for Marc by Marc Jacobs.
Here are the ones that stand out to me:
Green makes me think of spring all over - and St. Patty's day coming up!
There's just something about totes that I love
Check out more Marc Jacobs handbags and tell me which you like! They may be pricey, but a girl can dream right?
Did you miss me? Cause I missed all of you!! Its been hard to find time to polish nails since Kai arrived, but we pretty much have nap times down so between about 2 of them I can try to get something done :).
Its finally starting to feel like spring and its absolutely beautiful out so I couldn't help but do something a bit light and fun! For the green background I used China Glaze Re-Fresh Mint and the pink is Color Club Pardon my French. Then I used nail art pens in white, pink and dark green for the designs. The darker pink I used for shading in the flowers is Finger Paints Up & Coming Artist. Hope everyone is getting a taste of good weather!!!
I'm a whole lotta awesome built into an equally awesome package. And for this - you will listen to every word I have to say!! Me in a nutshell: My new baby, TV, comics, husband, nails, good times (not necessarily in that order)
Big HI to everyone who stumbles across this page, and a WHOOT to those who decide to stick around for all my random musings. Welcome!
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