#manimonday – Gold foil

Happy Mani Monday one and all. This week’s #manimonday is a loud one. Almond nails, empty moons and gold, silver and green foil. Pro tip: when you’re using foil wait until your nails are about 75% dry. You want them tacky enough the foil will stick but dry enough you won’t actually smudge the nail…

#manimonday – Subtle studs

Happy Mani Monday! Like studs but you don’t want to be too aggressive, eh? Keep your nail game strong, fierce and not terrifying with subtle studs. This #manimonday idea is also great because it brings together one of our favourite Spring colours and one of the rich, dark tones we’ve been wearing all Winter. It’s…

#manimonday – Angled Ombré

Happy Monday nail art lovers! This Mani Monday we had an adventure painting our nails. Ombré may look difficult but it’s surprisingly easy to accomplish. It’s as simple as these three steps: 1. Paint on  your base colour and let it dry fully. 2. Smear a few drops of your ombré colour onto a flat surface. Dab…

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Happy Manicure Monday nail art lovers. This week we’re starting to think about holiday glam. Apply your favourite dark colour as a base. These nails got trimmed because we love short, slick black nails. First, take a nail art brush and add stripes diagonally and straight down nails in a gold or glittery shade. Introducing a touch of glitter and…

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It’s Mani Monday and you know that means it’s time to get our nail polish on.  This #manimonday we found the perfect gift for the jet setter in your life who just can’t go a day without flawless nails. Mani enthusiasts, meet Chrislie Formulations. More specifically meet their $99.00 one step gel manicure set. That’s right, one…

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Happy Mani Monday one and all. Today we’re talking about nail art as diverse as your style is. The French manicure has been transformed into an anything goes nail art staple recently. From altered shapes (think rounded, sharp v’s or patterns) to exciting colour combinations (all different, glitter, gold, negative space) the possibilities are endless.…

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Nail art lovers, this negative space manicure is one of our most exciting Mani Monday posts in a while. Check out this crazy artwork by Nargis at Tips Nail Bar on the Danforth. Sometimes you’ve got to concede that your #manimonday dreams are best suited to a professional. This negative space manicure was exactly that.…

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What’s with nail art afraid humans? Have you ever gone to a nail bar with a friend who’s just too hesitant to attempt any nail art? Today’s Mani Monday is for the nail art nube. Dear boring people, We get it. You’re afraid to be exciting. Fear not, we’ve got the perfect #manimonday to ease…