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31DC2013 - 02 - Orange

Hello everyone!

Today is the "orange" day.. I didn't know what I really wanted to do.. Then I grabbed a couple of orange polish and knew it was going to be splatter time.


I used Zoya Arizona, China Glaze Riveting, and OPI A Roll In The Hague.. and a little coffee stir-stick-straw hybrid. True story.

See you all again tomorrow!!

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