May 16, 2022

Brand Challenge: Julep


Julep Review

Hello readers, 
Today I've got some polishes from my Julep collection to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

May 09, 2022

Brand Challenge: Great Lakes Lacquer


Great Lakes Lacquer Review

Hello readers,
Today I have all the shades from my recent Great Lakes Lacquer order to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

May 04, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Flame-ingo Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Flame-ingo review

Hello readers, 
Today I have Paint It Pretty Polish's Pretty Polish of the Month for May to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

May 02, 2022

Emily de Molly A Room With A View Swatches & Review


Emily de Molly Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have Emily de Molly's contribution to the May Polish Pickup release to share with you. May's theme is national parks and landmarks and Emily de Molly was inspired by the Canberra Telstra Tower. Let's take a look at swatches. 

April 29, 2022

Emily de Molly May 2022 LE's Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly May 2022 Release

Hello readers,
Today I have two of the limited edition shades releasing along side Emily de Molly's May collection to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 27, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Own The Sky Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have Paint It Pretty Polish's contribution to the May Polish Pickup release to share with you. May's theme is the national parks and landmarks and Paint It Pretty was inspired by The Wheel at Icon Park in Orlando, Florida. Let's take a look at swatches. 

April 25, 2022

Emily de Molly May 2022 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly May 2022 Release

Hello readers,
Today I have the Emily de Molly's May release to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 22, 2022

Night Owl Lacquer Among The Stars Swatches & Review


Night Owl Lacquer Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have the Night Owl Lacquer shade I picked up from March 2022 Polish Pickup release to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

April 20, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Spring Shimmers 2022 Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have five new shifty shimmers from Paint It Pretty Polish to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches

April 18, 2022

Brand Challenge: China Glaze


China Glaze Review

Hello readers, 
Today I've got another eight shades from my China Glaze collection to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

April 15, 2022

Emily de Molly Heartkids Swatches & Review


Emily de Molly Heartkids Review

Hello readers, 
Today I have a new charity polish from Emily de Molly to share with you. $7AUD from every bottle sold will be donated to Heartkids, an organization dedicated to supporting those affected by childhood heart disease. Let's take a look at swatches. 

April 13, 2022

Zoya Abundance Collection Swatches & Review


Zoya Abundance Collection

Hello readers,
Today I have six new polishes from the Zoya Abundance collection to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

April 11, 2022

Emily de Molly April 2022 LE's Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly April 2022 Release

Hello readers,
Today I have the limited edition shades releasing along side Emily de Molly's April release to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 08, 2022

Treo Lacquer Flap Flap! Swatches & Review


Treo Lacquer Flap Flap! swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have Treo Lacquer's polish for the April Polished Gamers Box release to share with you. April's theme is Animal Crossing and Treo was inspired by the character Chai, a cute little elephant with a tea cup for a hat. Let's take a look at swatches. 

April 06, 2022

Emily de Molly April 2022 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly April 2022 Release

Hello readers,
Today I have the Emily de Molly's April release to share with you. This collection features seven white glitter crellies in pale and pastel shades. Let's take a look at swatches.

April 04, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish It's My Party & I'll Paint If I Want To Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish It's My Party & I'll Paint If I Want To Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have a new shade releasing from Paint It Pretty Polish to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 30, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics Once Mitten, Twice Shy Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Cosmetics Once Mitten, Twice Shy swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have a new polish from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. Once Mitten, Twice Shy was originally released as part of the Lantern & Wren 2021 advent calendar but is now being re-released. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 28, 2022

Brand Challenge: China Glaze


China Glaze Review

Hello readers, 
Today I'm pulling out some shades from my China Glaze collection to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 25, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics Ice Hole Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Cosmetics Ice Hole swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have a new shade from Girly Bits Cosmetics to share with you. Ice Hole was originally available as a prize in Cosmetic Sanctuary's 10th anniversary giveaway. Now it's being released for everyone. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 23, 2022

Treo Lacquer Neodymium Swatches & Review


Treo Lacquer Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have Treo Lacquer's contribution to the April Polish Pickup release to share with you. April's theme is the periodic table of elements and Treo was inspired by neodymium, the strong magnet we use with magnetic polishes. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 21, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Co Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have Paint It Pretty Polish's contribution to the April Polish Pickup release to share with you. April's theme is the periodic table of elements and Paint It Pretty was inspired by Cobalt, that perfect dark but vibrant blue. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 16, 2022

Brand Challenge: Femme Fatale Cosmetics


Femme Fatale Cosmetics Review

Hello readers, 
I'm continuing to swatch my way through my Femme Fatale Cosmetics collection and have six more polishes to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 15, 2022

Winter 2022 Blog Sale


Hello readers,
It's time for a blog sale! I've got over 200 bottles up for grabs. Please read the details below for info on how to purchase and hope you find something you like. Happy polishing!

March 14, 2022

Brand Challenge: Beyond The Nail


Femme Fatale Cosmetics Review

Hello readers, 
Today I've got all of my untried Beyond The Nail polishes to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 11, 2022

Emily de Molly January 2022 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly January 2022 Release

Hello readers,
Today I have the Emily de Molly's reflective glitter collection to share with you. The shades were originally released in January but are still available now. Let's take a look at swatches.

March 09, 2022

Bedford & Grove Boo! Swatches & Review


Bedford & Grove Boo! Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have Bedford & Grove's contribution to the Polished Gamers Box March release to share with you. March's theme Halo and Bedford & Grove was inspired by a scene in Halo 2 where Master Chief scares the covenant guard by saying "Boo!". Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 07, 2022

Treo Lacquer Installation 04 Swatches & Review


Treo Lacquer Installation 04 swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have Treo Lacquer's polish for the March Polished Gamers Box release to share with you. March's theme is Halo and Treo was inspired by Installation 04, one of the ring worlds suspended in space. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 04, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics Working In The Wild Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Working In The Wild Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have the third shade from Girly Bits Cosmetics' The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel inspired series for Hella Handmade Creations to share with you. This polish was inspired by the grey dress Midge wears on her first day of work at the B. Altman cosmetics counter. Let's take a look at swatches. 

March 02, 2022

Bedford & Grove Dirty Dancing Collection Swatches & Review


Bedford & Grove Dirty Dancing Collection

Hello readers,
Today I have a new Bedford & Grove spring collection inspired by Dirty Dancing to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 28, 2022

Emily de Molly Valentine's Day Trio Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly Valentine's Day Trio

Hello readers,
Today I have Emily de Molly's Valentine's Day Trio to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 25, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Rainbow Flair Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Rainbow Flair Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have a new release from Paint It Pretty Polish to share with you. Rainbow Flair was the flakie prototype for the May 2021 Polish Pickup Release, which ended up being Rainbow Hair. It's now being released due to popular demand. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 23, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics Universal Language Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Cosmetics Polish Pickup swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have Girly Bits Cosmetics' contribution to the March Polish Pickup release to share with you. This month's theme is Maker's Choice and Girly Bits Cosmetics was inspired by their love of music, from enjoying it a home with family to attending concerts. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 21, 2022

Treo Lacquer I, Pisces Swatches & Review


Treo Lacquer Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have Treo Lacquer's contribution to the March Polish Pickup release to share with you. March's theme is Maker's Choice. Amanda's birthday is also in March so she chose her zodiac sign as inspiration. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 18, 2022

Emily de Molly February 2022 Release Swatches & Review


Emily De Molly December 2021 Release

Hello readers,
Today I have the February release from Emily de Molly to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

February 16, 2022

Brand Challenge: Femme Fatale Cosmetics


Femme Fatale Cosmetics Review

Hello readers, 
I'm continuing to swatch my way through my Femme Fatale Cosmetics collection and have six more polishes to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 14, 2022

Zoya Naturel 5 Collection Swatches & Review


Zoya Naturel 5 Collection

Hello readers,
Today I have five polishes from the new Zoya Naturel 5 collection to share with you. This set features a mix of neutral purples, tans and pinks. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 11, 2022

Bedford & Grove I'm Always Going To Be Myself! Swatches & Review


Bedford & Grove I'm Always Going To Be Myself! Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have Bedford & Grove's first ever contribution to the Polished Gamers Box to share with you. February's theme is Persona and Bedford & Grove was inspired by Morgana's blue eyes. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 09, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Always A Trickster Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Always A Trickster Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have Paint It Pretty Polish's contribution for the next Polished Gamers Box release to share with you. February's theme is Persona and Paint It Pretty was inspired by The Joker. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 07, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics Secret Romper Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Secret Romper Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have the second shade from Girly Bits Cosmetics' The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel inspired series for Hella Handmade Creations to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

February 02, 2022

Treo Lacquer Winter Medicine Treo Swatches & Review


Treo Lacquer Winter Medicine Treo

Hello readers,
Today I have Treo Lacquer's Winter Medicine Treo to share with you. These polishes were inspired by the fourth quarter of the medicine wheel which focuses on true wisdom and completion. Let's take a look at swatches. 

January 31, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Snow Globe Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Snow Globe

Hello readers,
Today I have Paint It Pretty Polish's Pretty Polish Of The Month for February to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 28, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics Scenes From A Hat Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Cosmetics Polish Pickup swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have Girly Bits Cosmetics' contribution to the February Polish Pickup release to share with you. This month's theme is 90's TV and Girly Bits Cosmetics was inspired Who's Line Is It Anyway?. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 26, 2022

Treo Lacquer Some Kind Of Prison Swatches & Review


Treo Lacquer Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have Treo Lacquer's contribution to the February Polish Pickup release to share with you. February's theme is 90's TV and Treo was inspired by My So Called Life, specially the quote Sometimes it seems like we're all living in some kind of prison. And the crime is how much we hate ourselves. Let's take a look at swatches. 

January 24, 2022

Brand Challenge: Femme Fatale Cosmetics


Femme Fatale Cosmetics Review

Hello readers, 
I've got another six polishes from my Femme Fatale Cosmetics collection to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

January 21, 2022

Paint It Pretty Polish Wheel Of Morality Swatches & Review


Paint It Pretty Polish Polish Pickup

Hello readers, 
Today I have Paint It Pretty Polish's contribution to the February Polish Pickup release to share with you. February's theme is 90's TV and Paint It Pretty was inspired by the wheel of morality from Animaniacs. Let's take a look at swatches. 

January 17, 2022

Emily de Molly Haul Black Friday 2021


Emily De Molly Swatch

Hello readers,
Today I have the polishes I picked up from Emily de Molly's Black Friday sale a couple months ago to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

January 12, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics Bling On The Season Swatches & Review


Girly Bits Bling On The Season Swatch

Hello readers, 
Today I have swatches of the Girly Bits gift with purchase from their Black Friday 2021 sale to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

January 10, 2022

Polished For Days Haul Black Friday 2021


Polished For Days

Hello readers,
Today I have the polishes I picked up during Polished For Days' Black Friday sale to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches.

January 05, 2022

Girly Bits Cosmetics We Got The Rabbi Swatches & Review


Girly Bits We Got The Rabbi Swatch

Hello readers, 
Girly Bits Cosmetics is starting a brand new theme for Hella Handmade Creations in 2022. We Got The Rabbi is the first polish in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel inspired series. Let's take a look at swatches. 

January 03, 2022

Zoya Dazzle Collection Swatches & Review


Zoya Dazzle Collection

Hello readers,
Today I have five polishes from the new Zoya Dazzle collection to share with you. Let's take a look at swatches. 

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