In case you wondered what some of my favorite indie items are, here’s an ever changing/growing list:

Favorite Sticky Base: Stick’Em by Pretty Beautiful Unlimited / Static by Cuticula

Favorite Milky Base: Silk by Cuticula

Favorite Glossy Top Coat: Crystalline by Static Lacquer / Gloss Sauce by Sweet & Sour Lacquer

Favorite Matte Top Coat: Overcast by Static Lacquer / Matte About You by Pretty Beautiful Unlimited / Matte Top Sauce by Sassy Sauce Polish

Favorite Stamping Colors: Copper Stamping Sauce by Sassy Sauce Polish / Rose Gold and Calypso Gold by Hit the Bottle (see my favorite stockist to purchase)

Favorite Clear Stamper: Big Bling by Clear Jelly Stamper / the budget friendly Clear Stamper by Ejiubas (Amazon)

Favorite Marshmallow Stamper: Wistonia (Amazon)

Favorite Stamping Plates: Creative Shop (stockist) / What’s Up Nails / BMC soon to be Maniology

Favorite Liquid Latex: Ribbits Stickits / Cuticula

Favorite Stockist: Lantern & Wren

Favorite Vinyls: What’s Up Nails / Vinailicious

Favorite Cuticle Remover: Vibrant Vinyls

Favorite Cuticle Oil: Lilly Anne’s Garden / Bohemian Polish

Favorite Acetone Additive: Lilly Anne’s Garden / Ribbits Stickits

Favorite Cuticle Cream: Hand and Nail Nutrition by Glisten & Glow / Crelly by Ever After (also keeps your feet summer ready year round!)

Favorite Mani/Pedi Bombs: Chaotic Glitz

Favorite Glass File: Bona Fide Beauty / KB Shimmer

Favorite Cleanup Brush: Elf Concealer Brush (Walmart)

Favorite Nail Art to do: Reverse Stamping

Favorite Nail Art I can’t do: Water marble (someone send me their superpower!)

Favorite Must Have: Soak off nail (and toenail) clips

Favorite Polish Finish: Creme / Flakie