Summer’s LAst Hurrah

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Hi everyone! I hope all my American readers had an awesome Labor Day. I spent my Labor Day, well, laboring. I had to work. That’s alright though, because of the holiday it was super slow. In fact, I was able to do my nails with the down time.

And what I did was a fun summer gradient to mark the unofficial end of summer! Which means fall colors are about to be all up in here.

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For Brooklyn

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Today is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day, and October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, so I did a very special mani for a very special little girl today.

I do have to make it known that this is not my story, but it is one near and dear to my heart. (I have gotten the mother’s permission to tell this story.)

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Step into Summer Challenge: Gradient

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(On the bright side, I can get away without having to bandage my index finger. On the not so bright side, ouch.)

Hello! It’s Monday, so that means it’s time for another Hobby Polish Bloggers Step into Summer Challenge, and sadly it’s the second to last one for me. But there’s already been talk about an August challenge, and I’ve stepped up to be the one to come up with the themes (sometimes I get a wild hair up my butt and want to do ambitious things).

Anyway, back to the current challenge. This one is “Gradient,” and I decided to do something I haven’t done yet, a glitter gradient. I’ve done regular gradients many a time, but a glitter gradient is a new concept, despite the fact I own quite a few glitters, especially a few densely packed ones that would be perfect for this.

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