Just Nice Things

Blogging on beauty and lifestyle since 2009

OPI Suzi Says Feng Shui

Let me take you back to the 90s… Remember when home improvement shows and the concept of Feng Shui were flipping well everywhere? I have no idea where it came from or really what thepoint of it was. I remember reading articles on it, and staring bemusedly at the TV, wondering if I move my sofa to face the other way perhaps my life would suddenly change. If I paid attention to the Bagua of my house, would my own heart become instantly healthier? Ahem.  Apologies to all of you who believe in this stuff but to me, it’s a

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Zoya Jem

Remember the other day when I showed you Zoya Cynthia? Well, Jem is another one of the Zoya polishes that I could not resist from the new Smoke & Mirrors collection. The bottle reminded me strongly of a cross between OPI’s Black Tie Optional and Plum-Full Of Cheer so I didn’t really need this one, but hey, you can’t have enough shimmery purples in your collection, right? Jem applied like an absolute dream. It was almost opaque in one coat, but I saw a little bit of patching so I added another one. It dried perfectly, and I immediately saw

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