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Do it yourself Shellac nails - An Easy Guide

Every other week I was getting my nails done  costing £20 a time, which is rather expensive. My Mum and sister were also doing the same. 508 more words

Small Projects Completed

Under the category of regular maintenance, I’ve finished (refinished?) several varnish and paint projects noted in recent previous posts.  I’ve built up 6 coats of varnish on my fresh re-do of the fore hatch, and reinstalled it. 290 more words

Sailboat Projects

Homemade Natural Paints // Selbstgemachte natürliche Farben

Natural Colours

On my last visit to the local library here in Heidelberg I came across a book which turned out to be extremely inspiring. It’s not an old book (it’s not exactly new either), but still I feel compelled to write a little bit about it here. 1,483 more words


Thumbs nails of the month : KiKo Power Pro Nail Lacquer in 82

Hi everybody, dear readers and loyal subbies,

After some radio silence I am back with some nail loving.  Must say that my nails were sort of sad looking and it was time to jazz them up. 184 more words



Went to see The Lobster yesterday, OMG, what a silly movie! I tried so hard to find it inspiring or something, but not even Colin Farrell could lift it up, he had a big time belly and a bushy moustache. 166 more words


Living room cabinets makeover/ redo

I am transforming this dated living room built in entertainment/ cabinets.Taking this blah to a piece of beauty.First thing you need to do is decide on color of  center, and a all in one poly/ stain for the doors .The owner here chose a darker color for wall areas.The doors they chose a cherry all in one finish..What we did first was remove all doors and hardware . 319 more words

Home Projects

Redoing A 1960,s Ceiling

This project was an ceiling from a 1960,s built home.the ceiling was bead board slat stained and varnished. There was a coat of amber colored varnish on previous finish.. 305 more words

Home Projects