Nail Polish: AVON Nailwear Pro+ in midnight green.

avon nailwear pro in midnight green

Despite green being my favourite colour, I can never name its shades properly. Colour nuances, not my strong point. But this time around polish makers relieved me of trying to decide whether it’s forest or dark or phthalo or hunter or whatever.

This is a dark green polish with a rather pronounced shimmer. I don’t think AVON make this shade any more, which is a pity for green aficionados like myself.

The polish was easy to apply, a little bit hard to remove. Dried fast, and wore well. The brush is good. The gloop you can see on my ring finger is, once again, due to basecoat.

I have a love/ hate relationship with AVON polishes, but lately I’ve been on the love side more and more.

Links 07.14.

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School disco classics! (tempotribe.blogspot.co.uk)

how the gentlemen died out

Bahaha. Kinda sad if I stop to think about it, tho.

9 ways to be successful. (alittleopulent.com)

This is what 69 looks like. Yowza! (Did I just say ‘yowza’? Why yes I believe I diiiid. *wink wink*) Regardless, beautiful. (carolinehirons.com)

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I love looking at behind-the-scenes photos of movies! Kinda mindboggling, especially that Life of Pi photograph. (distractify.com)

Ladies and everybody else, how to take a perfect legs selfie. (Legfie? Scary. I hope it never catches on.) (amodelrecommends.com)

A personal declaration of independence. (yesandyes.org)

Vivienne Westwood redesigned the Virgin Atlantic uniform, and it’s really, really cool. (libertylondongirl.com)

An honest article: Productivity hacks for the neurotics and the crazy. (fourhourworkweek.com)

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This is gold: What headlines should really be like. (imgur.com)

17 lies we need to stop teaching girls about sex. (mic.com)

The science behind taking a t-shirt off. Totally SFW, btw, with a possible exception of one male nipple. (sperose.tumblr.com)

How the tide transforms the British coast. Wow. I mean, I knew there was a difference, but wow. (buzzfeed.com)

Testing crazy beauty techniques. (cupcakesandcashmere.com)

soviet ghosts

Soviet Ghosts is an upcoming book about abandoned places in former socialist republics. It’s available from 15 August on Amazon. The UK gets an earlier release, in just a couple of days. You can take a look at some of its contents here on Yahoo.

How to ride a bike in a skirt. I always wondered. (joannagoddard.blogspot.com)

Why catcalling is not OK. Not ever.

11 lists you can write to transform your business. I love lists. Lists lists lists.

10 reasons why Tesla is a scientific god.

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