Monthly Archives: October 2010

Review and swatches: Illamasqua – Art Of Darkness collection

Swatch: Illamasqua: Art Of Darkness - Alluvium

Illamasqua has released a new fantastic collection. It’s called Art Of Darkness. Deep in an enchanted forest, the scene is set for a sumptuous feast. The chosen have arrived. Where this night will end no one knows. Not even death is inevitable. Lured by the promise of immortality, a host of fantastical beings try their hand at creating the ever-elusive ...

Read More »

A day to remember … 10.10.10 and my B-day

Maestra's B-day manicure

- – – 10.10.10 – – - What a great date! Three tens … And you know what? It’s also my B-day today! Yay! I’ve had a great time today. I spent it with my wonderful family, who came to visit. Just so I wouldn’t be alone, because my boyfriend is on a business trip. I’m so happy to have ...

Read More »

Alessandro – Go Fashion! (new collection of minis)

Swatch: Alessandro - Go Fashion! collection

Alessandro released a new collection of eight mini nail polishes. They named it Go Fashion! As usual the price for the 5ml bottle is 3,95€. Again, there are some lovely colors in the collection. I got three for myself. Dusty Purple is a grey with lots an lots of purple to it or as the name says “dusty purple”. It ...

Read More »

Challenge: Let’s rock with numbers

Parokeets contest: Let's rock with numbers - prize

It’s been a while since our last challenge. We finally found some extra time to organize one just for you dear readers. We appreciated all the emails you sent us with with suggestions and questions about the challenges on our blog. Lately, numbers were source of joy, happiness and smiles on our faces along with wave of fresh energy for ...

Read More »

EOTD and NOTD: Purple, blue, gold

Illamasqua: Art Of Darkness - make up and manicure by Maestra

Just a quick post of what I’ve been wearing on my nails and lids today. Actually you’ve already seen my NOTD, but you haven’t seen my EOTD yet. Here are they both together. OK, I didn’t actually wear the false eyelashes, I just put them on for the photos. If all goes well, I’ll write more about the products that ...

Read More »

Manhattan – Spice Up Your Nails Limited Edition

Manhattan - Spice Up Your Nails (77T, 610K, Metallic Chains nail stickers)

Can you believe that Manhattan came out with a whole collection for pimping up your nails? I guess more and more people are buying nail stuff, as more and more brands are releasing collections only with nail stuff. Isn’t that just great?!? Well, if you ask me, I can see the difference on the street. I’m seeing more and more ...

Read More »