I love doing my nails, it’s a relaxing boredom activity, a little boost when I’m feeling low.There’s something cathartic and calming about sticking little gems on and painting in details.

I also love nail art and feminism, I have done a few feminist inspired designs in the past.

So here is a small selection of my ‘femanicures’ as I call them. For the detailing I use Andrea Fullerton’s nail art pens, but you can also use plain old gel pens!

femanicure 1

International Women's Day femanicureriotgrrrlnails

I have done a small tutorial for ‘easy nail art’ here, please check it out!



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