Thursday, August 9, 2012

I got 2 Liebster awards on 2 days!

So i opened my emails yesterday to find a message from the lovely Natalie over at Walk in my eyeshadow and then today i got another message from Anthea over at Nailed Obsession.

Phew! 2 in 2 days!!! so i thought with the kids quiet....well not so much but one is annoying the other so quiet to a degree...... i thought i could get it together and post!

The Liebster Award is given to new bloggers who have less than 200 followers and who others feel deserve a big up and cheer for what they do on their blog. It is a good way to share with others about their blogs and see some lovely nail art, swatches and general thoughts on different polishes and other beauty things.

There are several rules about getting the award and doing the whole thing properly so it all goes smoothly....
First up is you have to write 11 things about yourself.
Then you must answer the 11 questions the person who nominated you has sent via their post.
Then write your own 11 questions for the people you are going to nominate.
And lastly you need to nominate 11 blogger who have less than 200 followers and let them know.

Ok here goes. i am going to try to do this by answers both gals questions.

OK here are the 11 things about me......

1. I am married.
2. I have 2 beautiful girls 10 and 1.
3. I only started to do my polish blog this year.
4. My daughter has ASD and my hubby is a bit OCD so everything i do is ordered in size,style,colour,brand and any other way i can organize it.
5. i have mousey brown hair but i do not think it has been its natural colour since i was 15.
6. i am a horticulturist by trade, but have never done it full time.
7. I am a sucker for anything that sparkles.
8. Following on from 7 i love glitter polishes! that is usually the first i go for. but i hate taking it off.
9. i am starting my own collection of polishes.(watch this space)
10. I have 2 cats. osiris and loki . that is why i called my blog what it is.
11. My fav colour is GREEN.

Ok here are my questions i got from nailed obsession.

1. What's your favourite colour?   Green
2. Have you had a '15 minutes of fame' moment? no not yet
3. What is on your wishlist at the moment? nail wise....the new OPI skyfall collection and the CG safari collection....personally a full time commission with a card making magazine that i am getting published in.
4. Do you have any allergies? penicillin, and housework.
5. One piece or bikini? one piece. no one want to see that!!!
6. What was the first CD/cassette tape you owned? record- thats hits 87' it had kylie doing locomotion on it!
7. Where do you see yourself 10 years from now? working full time publishing for card making magazines or scrapbooking magazine.
8. Favourite book? the sookie stackhouse collection(true blood)
9. Favourite girl's name? thats hard as i have 2 girls so i have to say Zoe and Poppy!
10. If you could travel anywhere in the world where would it be? italy
11. If you could live in any year, what would it be and why? i am not sure of an exact year but the 1920s-30s seemed great!!! curvy women and corsets! 

Now here are my answers to Walk in my eye shadows questions.......

1. You have created a brand of nail polishes. What is the name of your brand and what is your signature colour? Describe it. Thats easy as i am doing this right now. Loki's Lacquer and green as my colour 
2. What is your favorite sweet treat? reeses peanut butter cups!
3. If you were a drag queen, what would your stage name be? tiger lily florabunda
4. The one country you would most like to visit? Italy
5. You have been left on a desert island, what are the three most stupid items you have with you? nail polish remover,cuticle oil and camera...but no polish "NOOOOOOOOOO"
6. Favorite animal?Cat
7. If reincarnation is real, what would you like to come back as? Why?Cat as they seem to have such a great life laying around!
8. What colour is the sky in your imagination? pinky lilac
9. Who would you turn gay for? one....
10. If you could replace a character in a movie with yourself, which movie would you choose and which character?i do not know about movies but i would be happy to be sookie stackhouse in true blood!
11. If you could create any gemstone anytime you wanted with your bare hands, what would it be and why?emeralds. they are green and i love them!

So i have answered my questions given to me now it is your turn.
i have nominated the following bloggers.......

Really quite awesome
stars over diamonds
the cats claws
priscilla queen of the polish
the khromazone
apples and forest fruits
dutch nail polish
cristina nails
nail polish fetish
lacquered lunatic

And here are my questions for you.

1. When did you start collection polish??
2. What is your favorite TV show?
3. What country are you from?
4. If you have to pick the worst possible colour to paint your nails..what would it be??
5. Do you have any pets? what are they?
6. What is your favourite polish collection of all time?
7. What did you dance to at your wedding/prom?
8. Glitter or holo?
9. What is your favourite flower?
10. Where would you like to visit in the world?
11. Name one famous event in history that you would have liked to been at?

good luck and i hope you find this as much fun as i did !!!

tara :)