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Changes are Coming!

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Hi friends. It’s been a little while… ok, it’s been nearly two years. Just wanted to let you know that I’m updating ye olde blogge. It was brought to my attention that I accidentally emailed my subscribers A LOT yesterday. I’m so sorry about that. I hope you’ll stick around, because I’ve got some big …

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Chinese New Year Nail Art


There are some people who walk into your life and change you. In little ways and big ways, you can feel their impact. When I look back on my life, I have many people to be thankful for – so many people -, people who have made me pause and think. In …

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My Nail Room Setup and Storage

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Nail office set up and storage | The Dalai Lama's Nails

As someone with an out-of-control nail art hobby, you can only imagine how much time I spend working on nail related projects – and how much time I spend in my nail room! I’m proud of my nail room set up, and I am continually changing and tweaking things here …

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It’s Personal – Be It Known That

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Hi friends. Today’s post is going to be a little different. I’m sure you’ve come to expect great nail art and reviews (well, that’s the hope, anyways). For me, blogging is about a creative process, an outlet, and a space to share things that I truly care care about. I hope that I won’t ramble …

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Happy Father’s Day: Zorro Nail Art

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Father's Day Zorro nail art

My dad loves movies. So much so that he sometimes starts to identify with the main characters. He’ll watch a movie he likes over and over, learning the lines, laughing at the jokes, singing the theme songs. He’s gone through several iterations of this – Men in Black, anything with …

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Welcome to the new and improved Dalai Lama’s Nails!

Detail Paisley gradient nails sunset colors I’m very excited to announce that The Dalai Lama’s Nails has a new look and feel, including a new logo and layout, improved photography, challenges and original content! In honor of the occasion, I created a nail art look inspired by my beautiful new logo! The blog is still a work in progress, so …

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