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Modern Animal Print Nail Art: This Season’s Sexiest Mani

You’ve got to love a classic. Florals for spring may not be groundbreaking in the same way that animal print for autumn is predictably ubiquitous. Does it mean we should skip it? Not a chance. Does it mean we should make it our own with a fancy new spin? Now we’re talking…

I’m with Pat Butcher on this one, animal print is the ultimate neutral. It can go with anything and – bonus – it can add a little extra interest to your outfit. Do you see nude doing that? Didn’t think so.

Anyone who loves a silky leopard

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Fine Art Photographer Jennifer McClure on a Photographer’s Nightmare

“I had some big issues in my life that I needed to process, and photography was a way for me to do that,” explains fine art photographer Jennifer McClure. “I didn’t set out to work in fine art, but I am happy that I landed here.” Jennifer is based in NYC and has profound advice on getting out of a photographer’s worst nightmare: the creative rut. We’ve all spoken to photographers who hit this obstacle and don’t know where to go. Typically, we treat ourselves harshly and beat ourselves up. But Jennifer used a completely different approach. Her words and

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The biggest nail art trends for autumn/winter

With nail art arguably bigger than it’s ever been before, designs are no longer strictly relegated to certain seasons and themes. September doesn’t need to be the time where we put away our bright summery designs in favour of a more subdued palette (with the exception of Halloween, of course). As we head into the colder months, we’re embracing nails that work across all seasons but can definitely roll over into autumn with ease.

While there’s nothing quite so quintessentially autumnal as tortoiseshell or velvet, more playful designs like rainbow flames can be tailored with different colourways depending on your

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How ‘Punk’ Crypto Trend Gave Rise To NFTs For Digital Art

Non-fungible tokens or NFTs are technological capitalism’s answer to its own limitations. By overcoming the physical nature of virtually every object and allowing their safe storage on a digital blockchain has changed how investors and buyers perceive the market in a world dictated by all-things-digital. 

The NF in NFTs represents its non-fungibility, essentially highlighting the uniqueness of each NFT – implying each article is free from a universal measure

Any NFT, then has its own value and cannot be replicated. For perspective – bitcoin is fungible, meaning you can trade one for another.

Bitcoin represents value, while NFTs represent

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Playing in Public Toronto Year of Public Art

Outdoor exhibitions have become a viable option for the public to indulge in art due to closures caused by the pandemic. Following this trend, Quebec design agency, Cossette has created an interactive display for the city of Toronto’s Year of Public Art. Titled “Playing in Public”, the exhibition is in partnership with The Bentway and is situated entirely under the towering Gardiner expressway.

At the core of the project is the emphasis for people of all ages to simply get out and play. An exhibition that asks “How does space shape the rules of play, and how can non-traditional spaces

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What Is Duck Nail Art And Why You Need To Know About It

Trends come and go but some become a mainstay. From ombre nails to pointed sharp nail styles, we have seen quite an evolution when it comes to nail art. Some become a favourite and some are so outlandish, they can’t even be tired. Duck nails making a comeback. Broad towards the tip, these nails are an extended version of square nails. They are even called flare nails because of their flared tip shape. They have become really popular in the past as well and now they are making a comeback once again. From ombre style to monochrome patterns and

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