Announcing our first Blog of the Week: Varnished Reputation! We love this blog for it’s oft-updated posts on fun things like indie nail polish brands, nail subscription box unboxings and alternative uses for nail polish. Check out Varnished Reputation and the inspiration behind it at

10 Great Gatsby Inspired Nail Art Ideas: The Film is Amazing and So Are These Art Deco Inspired Nail Designs!

Candy-colored and nude nails are both huge this season - which trendy Spring 2013 polish would you rather wear?

6 Nail Art Ideas Inspired by Famous Painters: Put the “art” in nail art with these designs inspired by Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali and Roy Lichtenstein!

10 Tips For A Long Lasting Manicure: Learn the basics for getting the most mileage out of your mani!

POLL: Which New Spring 2013 Nail Polish Collection Are You Most Excited to Try? 
(1) Zoya’s Pixie Dust Nail Polish 
(2) Butter London’s Sweetie Shop Collection
(3) YSL’s Tie and Die Collection
(4) Illamasqua’s Speckled Nail Varnish Collection or 
(5) Deborah Lippmann Staccato Nail Polish

Read up on the collections and see swatches of what the polishes look like on your nails at:

Mother’s Day weekend (yes, she deserves a whole weekend!) is coming up and that lady that raised you deserves something extra special! Instead of flowers or chocolate, how about pampering mom with a manicure? Check out our tips on setting up a spalike atmosphere and some ideas for expressing your love for mom with nail art!

Happy Space Day Nail Fanatics! Wear the galaxy on your fingernails with these far out spacey nail designs:

Curious about the origins of the most popular nail look of all time? Learn about the theories surrounding the history of the timeless French manicure:

Happy Friday Nail Fanatics! Poll of the Day: Red Nails or French Nails?

Happy Friday Nail Fanatics! Poll of the Day: Red Nails or French Nails?