Category Archive: a england

a-england | Hurt No Living Thing (Heavenly Quotes)

  Inspired by the words written by English poet Christina Georgina Rossetti (sister of Dante Gabriel Rossetti – poet, painter, illustrator and founder of the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood), Hurt No Living Thing is the latest… Continue reading

a-england Excalibur Renaissance

  To explore the world of a-england, is to not only have the opportunity to wear some of the most incredible lacquers, but to soak in a bit of history, culture, and art… Continue reading

Beauty Award win for ommorphia beauty bar

  This past November, I entered my blog in a competition sponsored by ‘made in blog‘ to be recognized as one of Canada’s best. In fact, I only realized on November 14th that… Continue reading

a-england – Ballerina Collection

  I will just go on the assumption that by now, you’ve all heard of the amazing-ness of a-england lacquers – if not, then I urge you to check out my reviews of… Continue reading

First Look: a-england Ballerina

  Through my social media channels, late last week I previewed the first look at a-england’s latest collection: Ballerina, inspired by the legendary dancer Margot Fonteyn and her timeless grace. This latest offering… Continue reading

a-england ‘Love Is Enough’ – Heavenly Quotes Series

Today, I bring you the latest chapter in the ‘Heavenly Quotes’ Series from a-england (previous swatches of this series found here & here), ‘Love Is Enough’, a complex shade inspired by a poem of… Continue reading

a-england Excalibur – Reborn

  Born out of legend and forged by magic, the fable of King Arthur’s gleaming sword Excalibur, remains vividly alive to this very day. As part of a-england’s première nail lacquer collection, ‘The… Continue reading

a-england Briarwood, Burne-Jones Dream

  When I debuted the a-england Burne-Jones Dream collection (reviewed here), there was one lacquer yet to be shown – Briarwood, but I can honestly say that in this case, the best was… Continue reading

a-england ‘Excalibur’ (revamped) & new Heavenly Quote: ‘Love Is Enough’

Disclosure: Press sample William Morris ‘Love Is Enough’ (source)   If you follow me on my various social media platforms, then you may have seen the initial black & white preview of 2… Continue reading