Hey boos! It’s been a while since my last nail art post, so I wanted to kick off my Weekly Nailgasm series again! What better way to sashay back to nail art glory than with this chic ombre tribal print? Better GIT IT. I love ombre so much, whether it’s on hair, fabric, or nails. … Continue reading Weekly Nailgasm: Ombre Tribal
My darling dolls, my sweethearts, my raisons d’etre! How have you been? I just wanted to share my new nails with you, because I love you and want you to have nice things. I recently told you guys about my fave nail salon, Chapel Spa Nail and Beauty in Angel, North London. Well this week … Continue reading Weekly Nailgasm: All That Glitters
My sweethearts, it’s Christmas Eve and I couldn’t be more excited! You all know I LIVE for glitz, glam and all-round eleganza, and Christmas is the perfect time to get really stuck in. Before I get knee-deep in turkey and champagne, I wanted to quickly share my festive nail combo with you guys. I decided … Continue reading Weekly Nailgasm: Christmas Edition!
Previously published by my darlings at The Toast… Darlings! You have been sorely missed- I’m so glad to be back amongst you Toastinis (Toasterinis? Toasterazzi? I’ll get this). Thank you for the incredible Toasty warm welcome to my column last month! You are a lovely and incredible bunch. Please accept these virtual hugsies as a … Continue reading Let’s Get Nailed: Easy Peasy Nail Art Tutorials!
Sweethearts! You may remember me excitedly harping on about how I was once the Beauty Correspondent at The Toast. It was an absolute blast and I loved every minute. I’ve decided to share my previous beauty columns with you lovely people- so get yours! Huge shout out to the legendary Mallory Ortberg, Co-editor of Awesomeness, for the … Continue reading Putting Your Face On with Adjpants
Full disclosure: I only read The Great Gatsby for the first time last year. You know how sometimes you’re in a strange frame of mind and you lose interest in a book within minutes? Write it off, put it down? And then you come back to it months later and BAM! You’re in love. This … Continue reading Weekly Nailgasm- Great Gatsby Inspired
I’ve always loved traditional African wax prints. I grew up on their vibrant colours and intricate patterns. The printed material is used to sew gorgeous outfits, astounding headresses (the bigger the headress, the bigger the swag), and even to make home decor and jewelery. So this week I’m wearing a feature nail inspired by my … Continue reading Weekly Nailgasm- African Wax Print
I did these hawt nails on a girl who was heading to a 70s disco-themed fancy dress party. I wanted psychedelic colours and a just touch of sparkle, to really encapsulate that “Boogie Wonderland” vibe. This look is so easy- just flatten the brush on the nail and dab the colours on randomly. Serve with … Continue reading Weekly Nailgasm- Disco Inferno
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, so I made this little mash-up to display a few of my favourite (pink) things. Clockwise from the top middle: 1. My beloved Revlon Just Bitten Lipstain in “Sweetheart Valentine” 2. Hot pink gel polish with a silver glitter feature nail 3. Mix and match pink nail art on … Continue reading Weekly Nail (and Lip) Gasm- Think Pink!
My corporate divas will understand this dilemma: you work in an office and have to look professional. But you demand fierceness from your nails and can’t bear to look at french tips all week. The solution is a couple of cheeky feature nails. I love this nude polish with black zebra stripes, subtly highlighted with … Continue reading Weekly Nailgasm- Chic Zebra Stripes