Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

The Pantone colour of the year for 2020 has just been announced, and it's another beauty, Classic Blue. Here's a mood board showing some CND and Lecentè colours that are bang on trend! To read more about Classic Blue check out the Pantone website here:


Christmas 2019 Nail Trends

This year I'm loving the new Christmas nail art trends. The pages of Pinterest are buzzing with fabulous silver and white designs, cool dreamy blues and turquoise, beautiful deep rich greens, nudes with gold and of course the usual red, green, gold combos. However, I’ve noticed more contemporary designs this year, including some beautiful abstract… Continue reading Christmas 2019 Nail Trends


Introducing- Light Elegance

Introducing- Light Elegance Light Elegance (LE) is a family run business headed by Jim and Lezlie McConnell (I was lucky to meet both Jim and Lezlie at the Pro Beauty show this year) along with daughter Lexi and son-in-law Joseph, they are based in Redmond, Oregon in the USA 🇺🇸 .  LE has been available… Continue reading Introducing- Light Elegance


Pantone colour 2019

At Fivebyfive we’re loving Pantones colour of the year, here are just some of our favourite CND Shellac shades that echo this beautiful vibrant colour and some fabulous contrasts too! But don’t just take our word for it this article in The Metro fantastically sums it up! #coy2019 #servethepro #cndshellac