Everything you need to know to use water decals on your nails
Happy Easter!! This round (see my last design) I created a more obvious Easter design. For this design I decided to challenge myself and attempt to use my dotting tools again. The first time I used them it didn't go so well. I was also aiming to create my first character. Using a basic OPI … Continue reading Easter Nails 2017 – #2
I'm sad to say this isn't a happy post. Normally I wouldn't post poor reviews as its possible I've just had a bad experiance. However after being severely let down twice I feel that I should share my experiences. Particularly, as it seems that a number of bloggers rave about born pretty and I suspect … Continue reading Why I won’t be purchasing from Born Pretty again
Ok...so not all of the whites :p But I thought I would do a review for you because when I first wanted to purchase a white polish I really struggled to find one that wouldn't take 4 or 5 coats to put on without being transparent. I really love the white polish is quite versatile … Continue reading All of the whites
So with the craziness of moving house this design was delayed by a week! I have to say that I was quite lucky with this moving that I didn't break any nails 😀 Although I did chip a few which was to be expected. So back to this week’s design.... For the base coat this … Continue reading Winter is coming! Game of Thones nail art
This was promoted by a question on one of my recent instagram posts! I'm in the process of moving (hense the quietness of my blog lately) and thought I would share my tips with you! I hope the following tips help you with your move! 1. If you have a small collection or a lot of patience … Continue reading How to move house without breaking your nail polish collection!
I love pineapple! Whether its on pizza, burgers or ham steaks. Pretty much just about anything! Its partly the reason why ive been wanting to create pineapple nails for quite a while. Also given that its winter here, a summer design is very much needed. Prevously I have attempted to create this free hand but I … Continue reading Pineapple goes on Pizza!
When I first started theNailChronicle on Instagram I really only used two types of clear, Sally Hansen Hard as Nails and the cheapest clear that I could get my hands on. Since then, a few things have changed. I still use Sally Hansen Hard as Nails as both a base coat and nail strengthen. Unfortunately … Continue reading Clear Polish – Which one??
HE'S BACK!! April is fast becoming one of my favorite times of year. Not because of the chocolate (although as I'm writing this I am drinking a Mocca ;P ) , but because of Doctor Who returning to the screen. I have been thinking about creating a Doc Who nail design for a while but … Continue reading Easy Doctor Who Nail Design (plus water decal review)
Ombre can be one of the more challenging nail art techniques to master. The reason for the technique being more of a challenge is that there are many variables that can go wrong. Quite often the wrong sponge can result in the Ombre failing or the polish might not be suitable. Everyone has a slightly … Continue reading How to create Ombre Nails
I created this design with easter in mind. However with easter being so far away I went with something a bit more subtle. I chose a lilac base initially and decided I would go from their. I was a little stumped on what to do next. After going through my kit I came across my … Continue reading Easter Nails #1 – 2017