Hello lovelies,

 

Happy New Year to you all! I can't believe 2015 is over, it is such a blur! I'm so happy and grateful you've shared it with me and here's to even more awesome 2016! THANK YOU my lovelies.

 

I've prepared a little giveaway to kick off thenew year. There will be 5 winners in total and it is open to UK residents (yes, you can enter if you have someone in the UK I can ship to!). Here are the prizes:

 

New Year's GIVEAWAY!
New Year's GIVEAWAY!

 

Mylee gel polish kit* from justbeauty.co.uk - Everything you need to create gorgeous nails this new year, all wrapped up with a Mylee bow. This awesome prize is filled with pretty gel polishes to get your creativity flowing and a nail lamp! When curing your nails can take just 30 seconds and last up to two weeks, why wouldn’t you want this kit!

 

"The world of Just Beauty is a magical place filled with all kinds of nail, hair and waxing wonders. If you’ve never tried gel nails before, don’t worry we’ve got you covered. Our nail kits are filled with everything you need including step-by-step instructions. You’ll be a pro in no time."

 

*the picture is illustrative, contents and colours may vary

 

 

New Year's GIVEAWAY!


Models Own Best of Hypergels gift set - 10 mini HyperGel polishes in a transparent make-up bag. Lovely people from Models own have sent me this beautiful gift set but I already own these HyperGel colours so I am delighted to share them with you! HyperGel polishes are nicely pigmented with gel-like glossy finish...so lush!

 

 

New Year's GIVEAWAY!


November Glossybox edition. Glossybox is a beauty subscription box that allows us to sample beauty products! I thought I'd include non-nail polish prize and Glossyboxes are a great gift that includes all things beauty. November edition contains false eyelashes, MUA eyeshadow palette, Revlon lipstick and more!

 

 

New Year's GIVEAWAY!


'Ard As Nails* polishes is a UK indie brand, part of Soap Dodger range (I will be reviewing Soap Dodger products, they're really good!). I have here two creme shades in Gregory's Girl and Slated that I have been accidentally set duplicates of. You can see a manicure with these shades in this post.

 

 

On top of that, Kat, the lovely creator of this brand has offered to send additional prize to the winner - two of her candles and 5 wax melts!

 

*the picture is illustrative, fragrances may vary

 

New Year's GIVEAWAY!

 


Barry M dark Winter selection - I have here a bundle of Barry M products including Midnight Gelly collection (reviewed here), Black Matte Nail Paint, black nail art pen (reviewed here) and something quirky - black lipstick!

 

The Rules:

1. Fill out the Rafflecopter widget. You can gain multiple entries by following and sharing. More you do, more entries you'll gain

2. There are no cash or other substitutes of prizes

3. Open to UK only due to shipping restrictions on nail polish

4. There will be 5 winners, each will win one prize

Full T&Cs in the widget below

 

Happy New Year and all the best in 2016!

 

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Hello lovelies,

 

Today's post is the last post of the year and I thought that I would do a summary of my favourite nail polish/addict MEMEs and as is turns out I collected 45 of them! You've probably seen many of them over the past few years but now they are in one place!

 

Us, nail polish enthusiasts, nail artists, bloggers etc. are not always understood and supported and sometimes it makes for some very funny moments...and MEMEs. So hold on to your hats, here they are!

 

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

1. The daily struggle is real

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

2. We promise every year we'll be good and show restraint..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

3. But any excuse to buy nail polish is a good excuse

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

4. With it comes the eternal problem of...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

5. ...and not everyone's other half is as understanding..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

6. But we all know it's like this

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

7. If only everyone would get our passion and love for nail polish

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

8. And the best days ever are the ones when this happens..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

9. And we really mean...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

10. There's a lot of 'muggles' who have no idea..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

11. Whereas for us it's like

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

12. because...

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13. We also try to be patient with our friends and educate them

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

14. Because...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

15. And when we share those special moments together it's like

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

16. and...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

17. Some guys get it too..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

18. but there's always that one friend on whose nails you would really like to do clean up..or re-paint them altogether...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

19. Some friends are not your friends

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

20. Have you admitted you have a problem yet?

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

21. You know you want to...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

22. Still in denial?

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

23. If this is you, you have a problem...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

24. Drifting away from the conversation can be oh so easy...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

25. Everybody loves to be pampered

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

26. And a lot of us gotta keep that swatch hand strong! :D

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

27. We dream about men like this..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

28. and polish bottles are like our babies...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

29. Oh the struggle is never-ending!

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

30. But one of biggest struggles of all times is that pesky glitter!

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

31. We often resort to unconventional solutions...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

32. And sometimes the unthinkable happens...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

33. Or the nightmare becomes reality (if you don't use fast-dry topcoat, duh!)

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

34. And we should all know by now to NEVER peel the hang nails!!!

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

35. For some there's still a lot to conquer

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

36. For some it is perfectionism..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

37. Do you really think being a nail blogger is easy?

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

38. Some people are funny and all you can do is smile...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

39. Or maybe you're smiling because you've been swatching for way too long in an enclosed space

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

40. But who cares, just look at your new nails!

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

41. Some people be like..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

42. And...

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

43. But no one can take away our love for nail polish..

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

44. NO-ONE!

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

45. And even if there will be haters out there, who cares, we've got the skillz!

45 Funniest Nail MEMEs to lift your mood!

 

I would just like to say a massive thank you to all of you who have been reading, commenting, recreating and supporting me and my work, there wouldn't be Lucy's Stash without you! THANK YOU!

 

 

Have an amazing New Year's celebrations and all the best in 2016

everyone! Love, Lucie x