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Kelly Meets Latticed Lilac

And got totally destroyed by a mini-monster who has an affinity for shiny items.

Quite the intro, wouldn't you say so?

I know I would!

Now for some explanation.. It was 2am.. I had an appointment at the bank at 10am.. I needed to have SOMETHING on my nails.. And I needed some sleep in there somewhere. THEN I remembered my newly acquired bottle of CG Crackle Latticed Lilac. I also remembered testing it on the nail wheel over Zoya Kelly. PERFECT!

Not going to lie.. I love this combo.. So, before I could capture it in a photo AND do cleanup.. I visited with Bennie.. He is a degu and has shown up on here many times before.. Anyways.. Apparently degus like shiny things (or he does, at least).. My nails happened to be quite shimmery.. He tried to steal my nail.. It wasn't like the time he bit me out of anger, he didn't even do any damage to my nail.. Just the polish..


You can plainly see the damage that was done.. Rascal! Ohh well. It was only going to be a one day thing anyways as I had to do dishes the next day. Though I do think this will be the next combo for my toes - I love it!

Now, even though Bennie was a nail wrecker, I still allowed him some hangout time with Fonze. I, of course, nabbed a photo for all of you to enjoy..


That is about all for now.. OH! Except hello to my new followers (: 261?! WHAT?! AWESOME! I appreciate each and every one of you, always!

Hopefully I will have something rad on my nails mid-week to show. And I am hoping to film another tutorial soooon!

Have an awesome start to the week everyone - I know I am!!

OH! Also, I know I shouldn't ask.. BUT.. If you don't know anyone else entered in that Styled On contest (on facebook), or, you like my entry, please vote for me!! That would be great!! VOTE HERE




  • FOREVER '92 - Ohhhh wow! I totally know the candies you're talking about! That is awesome!! And seriously, you should get it! So worth it! In fact, I think I will have to pick up a bottle or two for a future giveaway... 
  • Kayla Shevonne - Pretty much every post you have made is in my inspiration folder. If only I was able to originally create something.. BUT! I will happily copy and try to make something look half as amazing as what you post up!!
  • beachgal - You should give it a try! It isn't overly difficult, but it one of those manis where people are shocked and think it took you forever to do! I think it is just because of all the different colours (: AND, I cannot stress this enough, BUY WHITE CAP! You will love it!!!!
  • rebecca - Thaaank you! And it might be one of my faves now!!
  • Minty - You so should! You would do such an amazing job of it!!
  • Super Cute Super Easy - Yay! Hello and thank you for choosing to follow my blog! Much-ly appreciated! You really should, and, thank you!!
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