BLACK TIPPED MANICURE

Black tipped manicure. I originally saw this manicure on Hanneli and thought it was the perfect simple mani for those days when you don’t want to have to paint on three of four coats of varnish. I applied on a shine coat onto my bare nail, followed by a thin layer of black onto the […]

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REAL TIME

Follow me on Instagram at girlalamode Some comings and goings in my life lately. Sometime I feel like my instagram is way better than my blog, or at least shows different aspects of what I love to do in real-time, like traveling and eating, mostly. This week I’ve been meeting with Danielle Foster to see […]

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TEXTURED NAIL

Wearing: Uslu Airlines white polish, Backstage talon cuff. Sometimes I find nail polish to be a bit too perfect and glossy looking. I love the look of a white decaying textured wall, so I thought I would try and translate it into my nails, just for fun. This was actually something we did for the […]

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HALF MOON

Wearing: Rings from Backstage. London is non stop rain today, so unfortunately no outfit shots! I did manage to sneak outside during a dry spot to capture my rings though. Hope you all had a good weekend!

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CLAW ILLUSION

 Wearing: Aquascutum shirt, Acne shorts, Miu Miu sunglasses, MFP bracelet and Dominic Jones rings I’ve been experimenting with more and more manicure variations of the DIY I posted last week. Absolutely in love with this one! Nude undercoat with black spiked tips. Almost gives the illusion of claws! I painted the nails nude first, then […]

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EASY PEASY MANICURE

Wearing: Mood by Me shirt, complex geometries skirt, Nail varnish by Barry M and Chanel The manicure I’m addicted to at the moment is this super easy DIY; you just cut triangle shapes out of masking tape and stick them over your cuticles, all you need to do then is paint over the top and […]

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