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Contest: Win an OPI Shimmers Burlesque Collection

**UPDATE WE HAVE A WINNER** CONGRATULATIONS TO JAIMEE DUPONT. THANKS TO ALL THOSE WHO ARE PARTICIPATED. KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR FUTURE CONTESTS. In honour of the musical film Burlesque (which is opening next week and starring two fabulous women–Cher

App Happy

Exploring the wild and wonderful world of iPhone apps is a fabulous way to zone out, so if you need a break from all that wedding planning (and stress!), I suggest checking out a couple of my current faves.

Gossip Girl Nail Polishes

Calling all Gossip Girl fans! OPI just announced they are releasing four new limited edition shades inspired by the TV show and fashion-forward stars. Alison and I attended the launch party a couple months back and even got to chat

Long-Wear Miracle Manicure

Imagine a nail polish that’s virtually chip-free and stays fresh and fabulous for 14 days. Well, it’s not a dream it’s a reality and I tried it on Tuesday and have to say my nails have never looked better.

A Wonderland of Nail Lacquers

Forget Avatar, the movie of the year is totally going to be Disney’s Alice in Wonderland—now this is a fantastical world I can totally get into (it’s in theatres March 5). I’ve literally watched the trailer for this soon-to-be Tim

Green Day

This Jade nail lacquer by Chanel has been all the buzz in the beauty world since editors spied it on models tips during the fall collections. The bad news for us Canadians is that this limited edition shade is not

French Manicure

Sundays and Wednesdays, those are my “nail nights,” the two days of the week I polish my nails. Ask anyone who knows me intimately and they’ll confirm this idiosyncratic factoid with you. I’m almost exclusively an OPI wearer—it’s chip resistant

Ooh La La!

That is exactly what I’ve been saying every time I look at my hands since getting my first-ever French manicure. Typically I like my nails deep and dark (red, plum, berry and aubergine shades are my faves), but after reading

Polishing Up

Ask anyone in the office, and they’ll tell you I am a nail-polish aficionado. There has not been a day since grade seven that I’ve left the house with bare nails—manicured fingers and toes are mandatory. My WB girls often