Sunday, 25 March 2012

A quick half n half with crackle

For the last couple of days I have been down in Exeter on a training course (local government) leaving the house at 07:15 each day and not getting home till late is taking its toll. Have learned lots though so it is all worth it. 

Since I haven't had much time to do my nails over the last few days I did this quick and simple manicure.

I used Accessorize in Electric Purple and Barry M in Block Orange followed by Andrea Fulerton's Mock Crock crackle polish. I didn't use my usual scotch tape but I figured since the crackle was going over the top it would hide any mistakes.

To finish I used China Glaze Fast Forward top coat.

My nails are quite short now after having trimmed them down, hopefully they will grow quickly, they seemed to last time.

I am contemplating getting a Shellac manicure. I love the idea of having a manicure which won't chip for a fortnight. What do you think? If you have had Shellac manicure what did you think, is it worth it?


  1. I like the colour combo. :)
    I would only consider a Shellac manicure if I was going on a long vacation or something. I want to change the colours on my nails often :) Xx

  2. Such a cute combo!! Love tht u used to colours as your base xx

  3. Gorgeous colours! I did look for mermaid for you when I went to my local Superdrug with the Accessorize make up but no ... they didn't have it sorry


  4. Super cute!

    ♥ Shia


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