Stop Hissing At Me Mate

Don’t look at me like that. Just because I add garlic to my grilled cheese doesn’t mean we can’t be friends.

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I so wanted to do garlic nails, and I incorporated vampires really just to suit the Halloweenness that’s all around me.

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They’re hissing from that accent nail at the rest of those garlicky creations and then, to escape the smell, they turn into bats and fly away, onto the thumb. I love them, little fangy cuties.

Created with no base and Sinful Colors Snow Me White as background (one coat only, no bald patches!). Stamped with Cheeky Jumbo Plate (<3) 7 Home Sweet Home – garlic with Sally Hansen Midnight Sky graphite. Since this is organic garlic (the best kind when fighting vamps) I purpled (yes, PURPLED) the white base a little bit with Sinful Colors violet in Candy Coated.

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My accent nail is stamped with the Born Pretty Store plate QA25 – fangs with Sinful Colors red in Sugar Sugar and a sparkly, but not Twilighty black in What’s Your Name. And then my thumb, SC in What’s Your Name and Cheeky Jumbo Plate 6 Happy Holidays (again, <3).
Topped with a generous coat of Poshé.

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PS I’ve changed my blog theme and I’m really anxious about it. I so loved my cute turquoise fish, swimming with turtles and octopuses, and I miss them. But I was obsessing over the layout.
I wanted something cohesive. Something easy to read on an iPad as well as computer. I wanted the reader to encounter pretty at first glance, not have to scroll and scroll and scroll some more.

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Some of my favourite blogs out there are killing me with all the scrolling. I get to the 16th post, my tablet dies and once I recharge it, I have to scroll again. I like to open posts in separate windows. But I’m wondering whether it’s only me…
I don’t know. I chose this particular theme, because I like how it organises posts into neat categories and doesn’t show entire texts, only excerpts, and you can read the post comfortably in a new tab.
I’m anxious, really.
Feedback?
I still miss the fishies.

Love,
Cat

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29 thoughts on “Stop Hissing At Me Mate

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  4. I had a major hard time trying to find my favourite mani of yours, they’re all fantastic, but because this has garlic and that’s weird and amazing I think this will be my ‘favourite’!

  5. I dunno- I have my blog setup to show 8 posts at a time, then you need to click OLDER POSTS to see more. I set it up this way because when I look at a blog that shows ALL posts in descending order, only some of them show, and as I keep scrolling down… the pics won’t display. I kinda like the ones that show a partial thing for each post and then you must click READ MORE to see the rest of the text.

    • Exactly, that’s what I’ve been seeing, the pics won’t display, they won’t load sometimes, yeah.
      I like them too, because you can scroll quickly through those excerpts and then just expand something that catches your attention.
      I’m gonna experiment further I suppose ; )
      Thank you for your feedback!

  6. AHH!! I’m in love with this!! What do you use to stamp your nails? I’m really too lazy & clumsy to do nail art, but nail stamping looks ah-mazing :)

  7. I love this! Yay for garlic! And the bats are super cute! :D
    How to you like the cheeky plates? I have been reading some very mixed reviews about them…
    And I miss the fishies too!

    • Thanks hon!
      I really love them. I knew I’d love the designs, cause I stared them for hours before ordering, but I’m so happy with how they stamp. Would you like me to concoct a short review?
      See?! It’s such a dilemma… Fishies vs clear layout… : (

      • Oooh a review would be ace! :D
        I would say keep the clear layout for a bit and see how you feel about it, it’s not like you can’t change it back to fishies later :) I think that I must have tried at least 8 themes before I settled with the one I’m using :)

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