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Mariah Carey + OPI = GLITTER!

It's obvious by now that we have a serious nail obsession here at SINGER22. I was reading through posts on some of my daily blogs and I discovered the Spring 2013 Mariah Carey OPI Collection. Mariah isn't my favorite celebrity but the second I saw the swatches for her collection I was in awe. (more…)

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Turkey, Pilgrims, & Leaves, Oh My!

One of my favorite holidays is Thanksgiving. What's not to like? It's a day to spend with friends and family enjoying delicious home-cooked food. I pretty much eat myself into a food coma but that's a different story. I can't even believe that Turkey Day is already next week. Seriously, where is the time going?! Here are some Thanksgiving inspired nail designs to get yourself in the turkey spirit! (more…)

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5 Easy Halloween Nails in Just 3 Minutes!

Last week I posted a few images of awesome Halloween-inspired nail art. With Halloween being just a week away, I searched YouTube for super easy nail tutorials so you can try these designs out for yourself. I found this great video by PerfectPolishTV that shows five extremely easy (and fast!) Halloween nail designs. I'm loving the candy corn design :)

Beauty

I did my own version of "bloody nails" and used burgundy and gold. It may not look like blood but it's definitely fit for fall. This was my first time doing a drip-style design and it wasn't too hard. The girl in the video above uses a pencil to draw on her drips of polish and that seems much easier than how I did mine using a toothpick!

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Learn How To Create a Perfect Smokey Eye

One reason I envy every female celebrity is because they get to wake up to the talented hands of professional makeup artists. I, on the other hand, don’t have that wonderful luxury and, gosh, I wish I did. It’s really crazy how much a person can do with makeup and, more specifically, eyeshadow. You can use certain colors to make your eyes pop or glue on those crazy lashes, which I happen to be slightly scared of. I guess you can relate your eyelids to being like a blank canvas and you can create beautiful masterpiece! Ok that might have been a bit too dramatic but here’s a video from the talented Ashley on how to create a fab smokey eye!

Now for the outfit. Smokey eyes automatically make me think edgy and dark. Here are some great leather pieces that will complement your smokey eye with a bit of edge. (more…)

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Manicure Inspiration: Red Hearts

Pants

The second I saw Caitlin's red manicure I thought it was cute and clever. The heart detail is outlined with black glitter and this picture certainly doesn't do it justice. Nonetheless, this mani sure does inspire girly and heart-filled outfits!

These Maurie & Eve Tori Buckle Pant are a SINGER22 exclusive and a favorite of Kim Kardashian. Add a neutral sweater like this Equipment Cashmere Crew Neck Top layered with an Equipment Nixie Open Shoulder Top. (more…)

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Manicure Inspiration: Black & Rainbow Sequins

Sequin Dress

I've recently become a huge fan of black nail polish and I'm all about a party nail since I love glitter. This is my manicure that inspired these flirty and fun outfits.

This Dress The Population Ginger Dress in Multi Sequin looks exactly like my manicure, except opposite with it's mostly rainbow sequins and "party nail" of black. I get reminded of New Year's Eve and a good time whenever I see this fun dress. Doesn't it make you just want to go out and have a good time? (more…)

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Manicure Inspiration: Black & Gold

Metallic Denim

The girls here at SINGER22 have fabulous nails, and being a nail lover, I decided to use their lovely manicures as outfit inspiration. Andrea's black and gold ombre manicure is great for fall and I love the glitter! Take a look at a few outfits inspired by a black and gold ombre manicure.

Black and gold is a great combination of colors so I love this first outfit. Black BOULEE Jamie Top and J Brand Metallic Powerstretch Legging in gold with Rachel Zoe Footwear Dora Ankle Bootie make a chic outfit. (more…)

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