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DIY Holiday Nails

With Christmas right around the corner, I have been painting and re-painting my nails almost every other day, trying out new holiday looks! I’m loving all the metallic and glittery colors for this time of year. They’re so festive! This weekend, I wore Sally Hansen’s Gilty Pleasure, which is a really pretty metallic gold color.

After I got dressed for work this morning, I decided to switch to red because I’m wearing a green blouse and I just felt very Christmasy! So I painted my nails Right Said Red (also by Sally Hansen) and glammed them up a bit with an accent nail using Essie’s Luxeffects Set in Stones top coat. I love the chunky glitter in this top coat and I think the silver and red are so pretty together!

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Stay Chic! xo…Alane

Things I’m Lovin’ in December

I can’t believe we’re entering into the first full week of December! Although the air is starting to have that raw bite and the days are ending earlier, I do love this time of year – the twinkling lights that decorate houses and stores, the sound of Christmas music always playing in the background, and scents of burning fires, cinnamon and pine.

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What are you loving this December?

Links: A Very She & Him Christmas, Essie Luxeffects “A Cut Above”, Weyerbacher Winter AleTOMS Highland Green Leopard Fleece Botas, TOMS Wine Canvas Classics, Handpainted Folk Owl Mug from Anthropologie

Stay Curious! xo…Alane