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Restoring a Masterwork

As was discussed in last week’s video, in the digital age, the physical object of the book has in many ways become something more precious. 95 more words


Review: Sinful Colors Unicorn

Hello ShopaHAULics, Tiffany here and I have yet to find a stellar yellow nail polish. I know that yellow isn’t usually the color of choice when painting nails but, for some reason, I love just having a bright pop of color. 257 more words


Favourite Fall Nail Polishes

I’ve featured the Barry M Matte Nail Paint in Berry Crush before on my blog, singing it’s praises on how perfect it is for fall. A dark vampy berry with a matte finish – you honestly can’t get more autumnal then that. 278 more words


Autumn nails!

Hello lovely readers!

Since we’re about a week into autumn now, I thought I’d celebrate the season by doing some autumn nails! These warm golds and browns remind me of all things autumn: leaves, trees, chestnuts, deer, squirrels, jumpers and cozy evenings by the fire. 172 more words


Color Club Oil Slick

I love snazzy polishes!  For a girl who has gel nails…and does a specific glitter degrade…it’s AMAZING how many polishes I still own!  I generally go for glitter – silver or red – and red solids.   188 more words


Tree Sap in Varnish

After having someone at Conestoga College in Kitchener, Ontario have a look at photos of the sticks, we have a bit of a break-through. When looking at magnified pictures of the varnish on the stick dated to 1843, we see tree sap that beaded into the varnish all over the stick.   21 more words