NOTD: The Queen of Quirky Hearts

by - Sunday, August 21, 2011

You might be able to guess this, but I'm not a particularly girly type of girl, so when I received some 17 Nail Art Stickers, as part of a recent Giveaway prize, I was keen not to use them with a pink polish. Not that I don't like pink polish, because despite not being very girly, I do still wear pink sometimes.


Being terrible at general nail art, I've been keen to try simple alternatives, and as regular readers will know I have so far tried Konad and the "sellotape" technique.


The real motivation behind using the heart-shaped stickers with a different colour, was purely because I like to experiment and try out different colours, to see how they look, and personally, I think this look turned out to be unexpectedly fab.

A gorgeous shiny blue...I really love this polish!
I used:
  • BeautyUK in Electric Blue, which I swatched, by itself, a couple of months back. I absolutely adore this colour, it's so sparkly and shiny, and just a gorgeous shade :D
  • 17 Nail Art Stickers in pink. I didn't use any of the leopard prints ones, so maybe I'll save those ones for another look.
Think I need to moisturise my fingers :)
The instructions stated to use tweezers to apply these stickers to your nails, but ha, as if I know where my tweezers are, so subsequently I ended up using my fingers and nails. It wasn't the best method, but I still got them there in pretty much one piece.


What do you think? I think they look kinda cute :)

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5 beautiful fairies had something to say

  1. Love the nails! I got the stickers too and my little sis stole them off me! x

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  2. They look so gorgeous! I love nail art, great job! xx

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  3. Cute! Love the blue. One of my fav BeautyUK polishes! xx

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  4. love love love this manicure, the shape of your nails, the blue, the pink sticker on it. now where the hell have i put mine. when i find them (or i find them at all) would need to link back to your lovely inspirational post.

    I've seen by the way that you're looking for guest posts. I would have loved to guest post. However I am a kind of seeing life as an half empty glass most of the time, if not fully empty and i would totally fail to enthuse and remain positive haha. I am depressive and dramatic therefore I am haha xx

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  5. Hi ladies, I'm so glad you all liked them :D

    I do have to say that I'm going to have to write a follow up post in a bit to show how the nail art stickers are doing....!!

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