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  • 23 June 2017 FESTIVAL FINGERS

    • Lisa Graves captures the spirit of festivals with this glittering design
    • Super psychedelic nails by @nailsbychrissyx
    • Hannah Missen snapped a picture of her own nails at Download Festival
    • Sugar skull nails by Vicky Bolus
    • Sophie Hudd adds a touch of mustard to her Aztec inspired design
    • The team at OASIS Nails & Beauty sent in this design
    • Lauren Holmes nails the aztec look!
    • Ombre nails by Lisa Lilley
    • Lauren at Notorious Nails uses vivid hues to bring this design to life
    • Cheryl Garner created these nails for a Glasto-bound client
    • Rainbows and tie dye in this nail look by @offtoneverlandnails
    • Karen Mackman created this striking design
    • Amanda Hiles blends a punchy pink hue with blue
    • Jeannette at @jinnsnails mixes sunshine shades for this design
    • Peace out! Nails by June Gilbert
    • Laura Wenn uses a variety of techniques
    • Elizabeth Grieve uses a punchy neon shade for this design
    • Catriona Leith amps the colour with this design
    • We love these neon orange half moons by Amy Rickaby
    • Arlene Mclarty adds a touch of tie dye
  • 20 June 2017 HOT CORAL

    • iZ Beauty of London Nail Lacquer in Coral Peach www.izbeauty.co.uk
    • IBD Just Gel in Melbourne To Travel www.grafton.couk
    • OPI Infinite Shine Long Wear Lacquer in No Tan Lines www.opiuk.com
    • Lecenté Iridescent Glitter in Coral wwwsweetsquaredcom
    • Faby Nail Lacquer in Lobster Salad www.palmsextra.com
    • Preciosa 3D Cluster Mix in Coral wwwcrystalparadecouk
    • GELLUX Gel Polish in Ocean Coral Available from wholesalers nationwide
    • Orly Nail Lacquer in First Kiss www.graftons.co.uk
    • Jessica Custom Colour in Confident Coral www.gerrardinternational.com
    • Perfect Match Gel Polish in Coral Carnation www.asunailandbeauty.ie
    • Kure Bazaar Nail Lacquer in Gypsy. Trade contact: liz.kurebazaar@gmail.com
  • 09 June 2017 WONDER WOMAN

    • Rose at Nail House Rock adds stars and stripes
    • @Nailvinara serves up a supercharged electric blue hue
    • @nails_bybeth gives these nails character with her freehand detailing
    • @chewittsnailsandbeauty adds metallic detail to her mani
    • Victoria Loyden created these super sparkly square shapes
    • @rose.gold.nails created this super sharp set!
    • Rosie Watton adds cuticle art to this royal blue hue
    • The team at The File High Club painted this punchy red look
    • Glitter gradient by The Little Nail House
    • Becky Bunnell created this glittering red look
  • 19 May 2017 BRUSHED UP

    • @nailsbyfleur_ used a variety of pastel hues to creates this dreamy design
    • Sophie Hudd cites Nina Park as her #nailinspo for this look, but adds a gorgeous flash of magenta to her design
    • @gelliciousnailsbyemma adds a splash yellow to this lively look
    • Amy Rickaby defines this bright designs with a few dark brush strokes
    • @emmalouisenailsbeauty adds dark dots and gold to create contrast
    • Kirstin Lianne uses a splash of pink
    • Liv at Pastille Beauty Bar adds geomteric elements to her design
    • With flashes of gold and foils, Gemma Sandercock transforms her client's nails
    • Niky Philpot updates a nude mani with two feature nails
    • Rosie Watton produced this polished look
    • Kirstin Lianne combines pink, blue and magenta for this look
  • 12 May 2017 OH SO NUDE

    • Jessica Custom Colour in Bare It All www.gerrardinternational.com
    • Bio Scuplture Evo Oxygenating Gel in Demi www.biosculpture.co.uk
    • All That Jazz Nail Lacquer in Romance Me With A Tune www.nailharmonyuk.com
    • China Glaze Nail Lacquer in Life is Suite. Available from wholesalers nationwide
    • Artistic Colour Gloss in Under The Overalls www.louellabelle.co.uk
    • Faby Nail Lacquer in Save the Date www.palmsextra.com
    • OPI GelColor in Coconuts Over OPI www.opiuk.com
    • CND Creative Play™ Nail Lacquer in Life's A Cupcake www.sweetsquared.com
    • LCN WOW Hybrid Gel Polish in Blind Date www.bcitrade.com
    • Cuccio Colour Nail Lacquer in Be Awesome Today
    • Ciate London Gelology Paint Pot in Goal Digger www.ciatelondon.com
    • Gelish Soak Off Gel Polish in Do I Look Buff? www.nailharmony.uk.com
    • IND Just Gel in Dim The Lights www.graftons.co.uk
    • CND Vinylux™ in Powder My Nose www.sweetsquared.com
    • Jessica Professional Geleration Soak Off Gel Polish in Naked Contours www.gerrardinternational.com
    • ORLY GelFX in Head In The Clouds www.graftons.co.uk
    • Morgan Taylor Nail Lacquer in Antique Top Coat www.louellabelle.co.uk
    • Nails Inc Pro Gel Effect Polish in Royal Exchange.  Available from wholesalers nationwide
  • 09 May 2017 BABY, BABY!

    • Boy or girl? Nails by Jessica Prout
    • Chantelle Crerand designed this baby blue design
    • Ashley T at Notorious Nails adds foil and glitter
    • @thelittlenailhouse pairs holographic glitter with baby blue and pink
    • Jo Wickens adds a Me To You bear for a little character
    • Scarlett Senter created this dreamy design
    • Laura Easby opts for pretty pink tones
    • The team at Serendipity Nails & Beauty shimmer with this design
    • Tracy at Notorious Nails adds baby pink glitter
  • 02 May 2017 ENCHANTING IRIDESCENTS

    • Izabelle Hammon Shatter iT Purple Iridescent www.izabellehammon.com
    • Gellux Chrome Mirror Kit in Mermaid . Available from wholesalers nationwide
    • Orly Nail Lacquer in Anything Goes www.graftons.co.uk
    • Sinful PROshine Cosmetic Glitter in Mermaid Iridescent www.capitalhairandbeauty.co.uk
    • Bio Sculpture Gel in 214  Bring Out The Beauty www.biosculpture.co.uk
    • Morgan Taylor Antique Top Coat www.louellabelle.co.uk
    • Crystal Parade Swarovski Shape Mix pack of 12 AB www.crystalparade.co.uk
    • Lecenté Confetti Pink Iridescent Glitter www.sweetdquared.com
    • Gelish in Antique Coat www.nailharmonyuk.com
    • Ciate Gelology Paint Pot in Supernova www.ciatelondon.com
    • China Glaze Nail Lacquer in Sun’s Out, Buns Out. Avialable from wholesalers nationwide
  • 07 April 2017 SS17 Trends: TROPICAL HUES

    • CND SHELLAC in Palm Deco www.sweetsquared.com
    • Gellux Gel Polish in What A Picture. Available from wholesalers nationwide
    • LCN Recolution UV-Colour Polish in Blue Casanova www.bcitrade.co.uk
    • Artistic Colour Gloss Soak Off Gel Polish in Under The Overalls www.louellabelle.co.uk
    • Artistic Colour Revolution in Glammed Up Grunge www.louellabelle.co.uk
    • Orly Gel FX in Big City Dreams www.graftons.co.uk
    • OPI Nail Lacquer in Exotic Birds Do Not Tweet www.opiuk.com
    • Faby Nail Lacquer in 1st Class Ticket www.palmsextra.com
    • Gel II Soak Off Gel Polish in Sultry Sunset www.thecreativebeautygroup.com
    • Gellux Gel Polish in Photo Call . Available from wholesalers nationwide
    • Annika Nail Lacquer in Little Duckling www.edgenails.com
    • China Glaze Nail Laquer in Don't Teal My Vibe. Available from wholesalers nationwide
    • Cuccio Nail Lacquer in Positivity www.cuccio.co.uk
    • Gelish Soak Off Gel Polish in A Tale Of Two Nails www.nailharmonyuk.com
    • Cuccio Nail Lacquer in Everything Matters www.cuccio.co.uk
    • Bio Sculpture Gel in 215 More Is Definitely More www.biosculpture.co.uk
  • 03 February 2017 UNICORN DESIGNS

    • Karen Mackman makes a statement with different nail shapes
    • Natalie James uses a combination of coral and pink
    • The team at The Nail Cabin combine pink and blue for this design
    • Kirsty Meakin showcased this talon in a video
    • Antonia at Signature Nail Bar includes a variety of techniques for this design
    • Samantha Moore uses pink and purple hues for a pastel finish
    • Sally Dingwall adds some character to her design
    • Sherrine at @sherrinessparklies practises on tips
    • Natalie Warburton opts for a statment pinkie
    • Kats Nailscreated this colourful look
    • Miki Ohara adds glimmer to her blue design
    • By Lauren-Jade at @arabellabeauty
    • The team at La Bella Nails add angel paper to this design
    • Nails by Claire Worth
    • Karen Mackman goes chrome
    • Mackenzie Clarke adds a holographic fade
    • Jodie Wood seriously sparkles with this design
    • Agnieszka Aga Kwiatkowska updates the classic French with this look
    • In pretty nude hues, Jamie Didlock adds texture to her design with crystals
    • Carla Clark adds delicate cuticle art to her statement finger
    • Amanda Byrne dances with the dark side for his design
    • We love this alternative design from Agnieszka Aga Kwiatkowska
  • 25 October 2016 BABY BOOMERS

    • Twitter user ‏@HayleyVanessa3 tagged us in this gorgeous set
    • ‏@AcademyNails1 pulls focus with her glittering additions
    • Infinite Beauty ‏@IB_Burnley uses rose gold glitter for her design
    • @reamnailsandbeauty keeps it classic with her square set
    • @vikkik04 goes for serious glamour with the length and detail of these nails
    • Kayliegh at Phoenix Nails & Beauty adds a few diamantes to her set
    • Scarlett Senter sent in this blushy design
    • Hayley Black fades in blue for a focal finger
    • Amy at @fingertipbeautyretford updates the classic pink and white
    • Juli Tip to Toe Nail Co adds shimmer to her design
    • Emma Fitzpatrick elongates the nail bed with this design
    • Charlotte, at Charlotte's Nails & Beauty at Headzup, adds a glistening gold to her nails
    • @beaute.salon adds silver gems to her design
    • Dedicated detailing by Charlotte, at Charlotte's Nails & Beauty at Headzup
    • Paula Carr nails the subtle look
    • Shaun O'Hanlon, @beautybyshaunaohanlon, gives her design the girly egg with 3d floral detailing and glitter
    • Sherrine, at @sherrinessparklies, adds gems and glitter
    • Toni Valentine, at @spotofbeauty, nails this timeless look
    • Tori Renaghan at CutieCall Nails mixes it up with lace detailing and silver glitter
    • Victoria at @NailsBy_Tor sent in this set
    • Toni Valentine @spotofbeauty adds summery details with this design

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    Hi everyone! I wanted to let you all know that, after nearly two and half years, I am leaving Scratch today as I prepare to throw on a backpack and discover what South East Asia has to offer… I
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