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Holler

21 / ?? Manicures in my Comeback Series

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Molang

I can’t even remember the last time I did a design with a pastel colour palette but I’ve remedied that this week with this super cute Molang design!

I’m also reviewing the rhinestones for Born Pretty Store! Check out my full review below and don’t forget that you can use my code FHX31 for 10% off your order at BPS!

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Product Review: Silver Flat-back Rhinestones

More reviews for Born Pretty Store! Don’t forget to check out their nail art section for the product I’m reviewing as well as other cool items!

Today I have some silver rhinestones to review. I’m not going to lie, I literally spent over an hour trying to figure out just what to do with these rhinestones. In the end I decided on this super cute design!

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Boxed In

I’m taking inspiration from everywhere for this design. The scaled gradient is inspired by simplynailogical and the square borders are inspired by mrcandiipants. Both are super talented artists whose work I highly admire.

I’m also reviewing the guides from Born Pretty that I used for the gradient. You can check out the full review below and remember that you can use the code FHX31 for 10% off at BPS!

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Product Review: Wave French Tip Guides

Welcome to this week’s edition of BPS product reviews! As always, you can check out their nail art section for the product I’m reviewing as well as other cool items.

Today I have some french tip guides to review. I had a plan on what to do with them from the beginning - a scaled gradient! I’m probably a little late to this trend, but I just had to try it out myself and this was the perfect opportunity.

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Here’s a solo shot from my mani swap with Robin of roaringnails!
I always love her designs and it was fun getting to do this swap with her! If you haven’t already, you should definitely go check out her blog!

You can find her original design here, and you can check out our thoughts on the swap here and here.

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Mani Swap!

I’m so excited about my very first mani swap with the lovely Robin of roaringnails! She’s super sweet and always has cute nails; I really admire her designs.

Originals are on the left and recreations are on the right; didn’t they both turn out well? I love her recreation!

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Under the Sea

I figured I had room for one last really summery manicure before the season is over so here we go!
I really like how the water turned out; I might use this technique more often!

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Then and Now: Scaled Down

Sorry for being MIA for the past week but I do have a legitimate excuse: I was in Scotland for my cousin’s wedding!
Theses are the nails I had for the wedding and they’re a recreation of a design I did last March, (but with much improvement)!

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