Why Use Top and Base Coat?

Picking out a new shade might be the most satisfying aspect of any salon trip. However, the colorless swipes sandwiching your polish are an essential part of the manicure too. Why do nail salons always use top coat and base coat with your polish manicure or pedicure? Top coats and base coats play an important … Read more

sundays x Zang Toi at NYFW

On the 13th of September we had the honor of collaborating with atelier Zang Toi for the House of Toi’s Spring/Summer 2018 presentation at New York Fashion Week. The high-fashion collection titled, “Luxe Life on Lake Garda”, takes inspiration from the breathtaking vistas surrounding Lake Garda in Italy. The luxury location is adrift with emerald … Read more

What is 10-Free?

“We don’t have to sacrifice for beauty. We are all beautiful in our own way.” We’ve worked hard on creating the best possible formula that is safe for everyone. Our NYC nail polish collection is 10-free, nontoxic, cruelty-free, and vegan. We spent a whole year perfecting our formula to create one of the simplest and … Read more

sundays story: Saya

My name is Saya and I was born and raised in Japan. I moved to New York City 7 years ago in 2010. Life brought me here through a man I married, but we are not together anymore. I currently live in Astoria but I’ve actually lived all over New York – Bronx, Queens and … Read more

Stay Hungry

I was home schooled with my mom until the age of 7. My dad’s business was doing very well, so we had the biggest house that was isolated at the edge of my village. I didn’t have much interaction with people outside of my house because my mom told me that people in the village … Read more

sundays story: Liz

My name is Liz. I’m from Ecuador, I’ve been here for 4 years. I came here by myself when I was 21. I came here to U.S. work as a nail specialist. I miss my friends and food the most in my hometown. I can find some Ecuadorian food in New York City, but it … Read more

Learning To Understand

I grew up in a small town in China. From elementary school to high school, everyone has the same hair cut and wore the same uniform, we all shared same point of view towards political issues. There is a clear answer towards anything but there is no sense of individualism. I religiously followed every single … Read more

Thania Peck, Catcher in the Style

After a successful modeling career, Thania Peck decided that she wanted something more fulfilling that would allow her to have a greater impact on the world. It was at this point that she started her own fashion lifestyle blog, Catcher in the Style. Thania is the type of individual that just gives off an aura of … Read more

If you can’t change it, embrace it

When I was 9 years old, I wanted to become a dancer for traditional Chinese dance. However, there was no dance school in my hometown and my parents thought  I was too short to become a dancer. I always wished I could be taller. I researched every possible way to quickly grow until I realized … Read more

Simple is better, less is more

Friday night, I was struggling to choose a good movie to watch. I spent 20 minutes looking through hundreds of choices at Amazon Video and still couldn’t decide. In the back of my mind, I was thinking that I have to choose a great movie to watch, because if I didn’t I would be wasting … Read more