Femme Fatale

Femme Fatale “It’s Everything”

It's Everything from Femme Fatale is an incredibly unique polish in that it appears blue in some lighting, and purple in other lighting. For the most part, it appeared light blue in indoor or dim lighting, and medium purple in direct sunlight. Here is It's Everything in its blue state. Here is It's Everything in… Continue reading Femme Fatale “It’s Everything”


Juleps “Felicia”, “Emerson”, and “Kimberly”

These three polishes are amongst some of the most highly sought out Julep polishes. Felicia, Emerson, and Kimberly were originally released in 2014. It took me several months to get my hands on all three of these unique speckled pastel polishes! Emerson (blue) is a robin's-egg-blue pastel creme with black flecks. Kimberly (purple) is a… Continue reading Juleps “Felicia”, “Emerson”, and “Kimberly”

Night Owl Lacquer · Polish Pickup · Thermal

Night Owl Lacquer “She Believed She Could, So She Did”: Polish Pickup December 2017

I'm so embarrassed that it took me so long to use this gorgeous flakie-filled thermal from December's Polish Pickup! New to Polish Pickup? Each month, PPU has a theme voted on by fans; indie polish makers then create their own polish based on their interpretation of that theme. The December theme was Holidays Around the… Continue reading Night Owl Lacquer “She Believed She Could, So She Did”: Polish Pickup December 2017


Starrily “Menchie the Cat”

If you're a Simplynailogical fan, you'll recognize this stunning baby pink holographic! This polish is named after Cristine's child/cat, Menchie. I purchased this polish from Live Love Polish-- it's not always in stock, so keep your eyes peeled if you want to purchase it! For this manicure, I used the sponging technique to make the… Continue reading Starrily “Menchie the Cat”

Cupcake Polish

Cupcake Polish “All Tide Up”

Today I have swatches of my first-ever polish from Cupcake Polish! I bought this shade a few months back and am finally getting around to wearing it on my nails this week. All Tide Up has a warm magenta creme base with purple to blue/teal multichrome shimmer. Here's a close-up shot of that gorgeous shimmer!… Continue reading Cupcake Polish “All Tide Up”


Quixotic Polish “Moon Rise”

Today I have swatches of my first polish from Quixotic Polish! I had been searching for the perfect moon-themed polish, and this one was exactly what I was looking for. Shoutout to my nail polish bestie Ayesha for, once again, introducing me to a new polish brand! Moon Rise is reminiscent of our beautiful moon… Continue reading Quixotic Polish “Moon Rise”