Media Kit Basics for Bloggers

What is a media kit? Essentially, a media kit is your blog’s resume – it outlines all the important information about your blog. It usually includes information such as your audience statistics, your review policies, and details about yourself as a blogger. Why do I need one? As your blog grows, you will start to deal with brands… Read More »

Blogger and Brand Collaborations – Do’s and Don’ts

So you’ve got an indie line and need some swatches or reviews? Or perhaps you’re a blogger who wants to work with indie brands? We’ve asked a heap of bloggers* and brands for their input, so here’s your one stop shop of the do’s and don’t’s from both perspectives. (*N.B. – “bloggers” here includes swatchers and IG-ers etc.)… Read More »

Introducing the all-indie polish box: What’s In-die Box?

A new monthly polish box is in the works for Aussie ladies… with a twist. It only contains Australian indie polishes, and they will all be new releases, so there is no chance of getting something you already own! Some of them will even be exclusive or limited edition. It’s a great way to try different brands without… Read More »

“Of Course I Need It!” How to justify your polish addiction

All nail polish addicts inevitably run into a situation where someone confronts them with the most annoying and pointless of all questions – “Do you really NEED another polish?” Sometimes this person is a friend, a loved one, someone who pays your bills, or even a voice in your own head. Well I’m here to tell you that… Read More »

Introducing Bogan-ville Lacquer – for the Aussie in all of us!

The Lacquerheads of Oz team is thrilled to announce the launch of our very own indie polish line! Introducing Bogan-ville Lacquer – for the Aussie in all of us! Our vegan, 3 free nail lacquers are designed by each member of our admin team, and are based around a uniquely Australian theme. Dry as a Dead Dingo’s Donger… Read More »

Indie Interviews: Mckfresh Nail Attire

Today we have an interview with the maker of Australia’s newest indie line, Kate from Mckfresh Nail Attire, which launched on Saturday with a 13-polish collection inspired by cult 80s film The Labyrinth, starring David Bowie. Who are you? I’m Kate. I live in Newcastle with my boyfriend and my dog, Jersey Squiggleface. I’m Commander in Chief of… Read More »

Paint It Blue! Custom Blues for Autism

April is Autism Awareness Month, which you hopefully know already from the many blue manicures that nail addicts have posted on their blogs and Instagram accounts recently. What you may not know is, as well as raising awareness, the nail community is also raising funds for autism – a group of indie polish makers have donated a selection… Read More »

Aussie Nails Monday: Polka Dots

It’s Aussie Nails Monday time again! This week the theme was Polka Dots. Gorgeous blue dotted tips by Kelly. Chic black and white french by Jasmine. Adorable Minnie nails by Ronda. Gradient dots by Naomi. Polka dots are easy and failsafe – why not give them a go yourself using our dotting tool tutorial?

Aussie Nails Monday: Candy

This week for Aussie Nails Monday, some delicious-looking nails were rocked by the lovely ANM ladies. Theresa’s edible (yes, real 100s and 1000s!) freckle nails: Super cute 3D candy nails by Brie: Awesome licorice all sorts by Tracy: Yummy M&Ms by Jess: Have you ever rocked some nail art good enough to eat?!

Tutorial: How to Apply Gelicious Gel Polish

This is a tutorial on how to apply Gelicious, a home gel polish product available in Australia. Most gel products are used in a similar manner – however, the exact details (curing times etc.) may differ. Refer to the instructions that came with your kit for the best results. Gelicious is a great new product I was introduced… Read More »