Literary Lacquers July 2016 Duos

Literary Lacquers July 2016 Duos

I’m back to finish my review of the two duos that Literary Lacquers is releasing on July 25th.  The Literary Lacquers July 2016 duos are inspired by literary works of art, of course. The creme duo is named for Othello and the other duo has roots with Anne Rice.

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Insider’s Guide to Nail Blogging: Building Your Website

Insider's Guide to Nail Blogging Building Your Website smackerlacquer

I’m continuing the techy talk in this week’s Insider’s Guide to Nail Blogging. Today we’re talking a bit more about the nuts and bolts of running your blog. This article is more helpful for self-hosted sites, but everyone should find something useful here.  I collaborated with many other bloggers for this series – read about their blogs and top tips on the intro page.  Today’s article covers themes, page load speed, Google Analytics and plug-ins.

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First Impression: Girly Bits Cosmetics

smackerlacquer Girly Bits Conquer

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Girly Bits is one of the OG indie nail polish company circa 2011, I hear. I’m definitely impressed with what I bought. I want more. I want more. I want more.  A friend shared her complete Girly Bits flakies collection in my local area Facebook nail polish lovers group. I saw these sweet little babies and it was all over for me.  Although I have a few flakies in my collection I suddenly wanted them all.  View Full Post

Bundle Monster Haul | Stampers, Polish, Plates!

Bundle Monster Weekend Warrior Stamping Polish Review

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My first Bundle Monster haul! I can’t believe I said that considering what a juggernaut they are in the nail art world. For my first haul, I bought their newest stamping polish set Weekend Warriors, an older stamping plate set Fuzzy and Ferocious Set 1, two sets of older stampers and a newer double ended and capped clear stamper. I was extremely happy (of course) with the quality of all the items I bought. However, read on for a more detailed review and nail art.  View Full Post