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Bright “cartoon” Nails

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Ahhh! I haven’t posted in forever! I’m so sorry guys 🙂 Today I have a fun mani for summer to share! Most of these nails were inspired by Illustrated Nail. They have a cartoon look that I am really into at the moment. I think my favorite design is the cupcake… What’s yours?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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Hello Spring!

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Happy April everyone! Although spring has officially sprung, it still doesn’t feel like it where I live – as I write this post it’s snowing 😦 To make it feel a little more like spring, I decided to do a bright and cheery Easter themed mani  full of bright pastels and completed with a little bunny 🙂 I love the way  it turned out! What do you guys think? Does it feel like spring where you live?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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Sunny Sunflowers

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Hello lovelies! Today I have a springy design to share ^_^ I saw sunflower nails recently on Pinterest and it totally inspired me to try out the flowers! I usually only do roses on my nails, so this was a little different, and I have to say I’m really liking it! I went in more abstract direction with the design, and I also added a green ombre to my ring finger and thumb. What do you guys think?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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Today’s quote:

“Sometimes the bad things that happen in our lives put us directly on the path to the best things that will ever happen to us.”

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Get To Know Me Tag!

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Hey guys! I apologize for the lack of posting lately! Things have been busy, and my nails totally broke (A nail art junkies worst nightmare, am I right?!), so I have been allowing them to grow out again. But no worries, I will have a new nail art design up soon, and I also have a lot of fun crafting ideas 🙂 Chloinmind tagged me to do the “Get To Know Me Tag” awhile ago (thanks so much for tagging me!), and I think it is such a fun tag! While my nails are on the mend I thought I would do it today. Be sure to check out Chloinmind, it’s an amazing blog! 

Is your hair naturally curly or straight? 

My hair is mostly straight, but it has a lot of body, and tends to be wavy at times.

Do you wear the same style every day, or do you change it? 

I change it day to day, but I don’t do anything fancy. I switch between a bun, a high ponytail, straight, and natural (on those lazy days!). 

How often do you change your nail polish? 

Probably three times a week. I love changing it up and trying new designs. I get bored with what I have on my nails very quickly! I also end up changing my nail polish because it tends to chip quickly, and when that happens I need to take it off! Do any of you know about a great top coat that prevents chipping? I haven’t found one that I love! If you have any recommendations please let me know 🙂

How long does it take for you to put on makeup? 

I would say 30 to 45 minutes. It can definitely take me much longer if I don’t have to be anywhere! 

What do you do first? Face or eyes? 

Most of the time face, but every so often I will do my eyes first. I’m just weird like that I guess!

Do you collect makeup or just buy what you need when you need it?

Hmmm… I am not a huge collector, but I do end up buying makeup when I don’t need it. So yes, I guess I collect, but a lot. Does that make any sense? Hehehe.

How often do you wear false eyelashes?

Never do!

Do you do a full face of makeup every day? 

Yes, but I don’t wear heavy makeup.

Do you wear makeup when you’re home alone or with family? 

Yep! 

How many high-end products do you have?

Not that many, most of them have been gifts to me 🙂 

How often do you change your handbag? 

Not very often, I tend to stick with the same bag for awhile!

Left handed or right handed? 

Right handed!

How tall are you? 

4’9”! I’m super short. Good things come is small packages though, right??

How many pets do you have? 

One dog name Bruno. He’s a Boston Terrier!

How do you blog?

I don’t really have a system actually! I wish I was one of those people who are super organized when it comes to blogging, but alas I’m not!

Do you read comments posted on blogs? 

Yes! I love hearing what people have to say and it’s a great way to find new blogs!

How did you come up with your blog name? 

I was trying to think of a name that combined crafting with nail art. My mom actually came up with the name! You use polish when doing nail art, and paste when doing crafts. Ta da! Polish and Paste was born! 

What kind of camera do you use for your photographs? 

I use a 5th generation iPod touch. The camera quality is amazing!

What’s your favorite color?

Pink or mint green.

I tag:

Brijit’s Digits

Flight Of Whimsy

Nearly Nailed It!

Wonderful Wolf

Well, that’s all for today! I hope you guys enjoyed this tag 🙂

Thanks for reading! ♥

 

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Yin and Yang and Roses

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Hey guys! I love the yin and yang symbol, and I have always loved the way it looks on nails! I decided to paint it along with some red roses for this design 🙂 I like the way it turned out! What do you think?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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Tropical Kawaii ☼

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Hey guys! Where I live it’s snowy and freezing, so I thought I would do a summer nail design to make me feel a little more summery! This might be one of my favorite designs that I’ve done 🙂  I had to add a cute face to the pineapple and starfish because I feel like the cuter the nail art the better! What’s your favorite nail? I hope this manicure gives you a little bit of summer if it’s freezing where you live!

Thanks for reading! ♥

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Simple Hearts

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Hey guys! Today I’m sharing this simple but cute design. These hearts are simple and easy to do, but I love the final product. Sometimes less is more, right? 🙂 What do you guys think?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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Sparkly Vintage

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Hey guys! I think I’ve mentioned in previous posts that I am obsessed with rose patterns! I also love anything vintage 🙂 Today’s design is a mix of both. This design was really quick and easy, and I’m loving the color combo. What do you guys think? Are any of you obsessed with rose patterns like I am?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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Let it snow, Let it snow, Let it snow!

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 Hey everyone! Today I’m sharing my last holiday/Christmas manicure of the season. *sad face* I had so much fun doing holiday designs this year – they are some of my favorite to paint! This manicure is a recreation of one I saw on Pinterest, and I will be wearing it on Christmas 🙂 I love that it doesn’t have traditional Christmas colors, but it still looks nice and winter-y. Do you guys prefer this type of holiday manicure, or do you like the more traditional designs?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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A Few Favorites

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Hey guys! I recently painted ten of my favorite nail designs on my sisters nails 🙂 I like the fact that all the nails are different! Do you guys have a favorite?

Thanks for reading! ♥

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