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Silver spatters

Silver spatters

Trying for something a bit classy, I produced this pale pink and silver manicure. I think I succeeded! The pink base on the spatter nails is Nails Inc Fitzrovia, the dark metallic grey is China Glaze Jitterbug and the lighter silver is Barry M Silver Foil. The pink glitter is another of the Barry M … Continue reading

Diamond party

Diamond party

So, it was my grandparents’ sixtieth wedding anniversary a couple of weeks ago: their DIAMOND WEDDING! That calls for a serious celebration and some celebratory nails to match. I achieved this look using some of the hexagonal glequins I bought from Born Pretty Store a while ago (as detailed in this post). Obviously, I dug … Continue reading

Snowflakes and stripes

Snowflakes and stripes

These Christmassy nails are a little off-season but that’s what you get if you don’t blog over the holidays! Anyway I still think they’re pretty. I started out with the stripes (Barry M Silver foil over a base of Topshop Pool Party): I’m still getting to grips with a striping brush (I aspire to the … Continue reading

Silver studs

Silver studs

I used to be very anti-sticking things to my nails (like gems, bows, studs etc) but I guess having elaborate nail art every day for (over) a year has finally worn me down. Along with the foils and fur that I’ve already employed, I picked up a little pack of teeny tiny studs/beads from Born … Continue reading

Metallic sections

Metallic sections

Can you tell I bought some nail art supplies recently? These nails are done using gold and silver foils, which I bought from Born Pretty Store. I painted on my base colours (Urban Outfitters Cocktail and Crowded) and cut my foils (which come in little folded sheets and are very, very thin and light) into … Continue reading

Day 18: Half moons

Day 18: Half moons

  Silver glitz. [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given above: I imported it to WordPress in late November 2012.]

Neon graphic nails

Neon graphic nails

  These were very easy nail art: a neon pink base, a swipe of dark silver/pewter and a swipe of bright silver in the other direction. BOOM! [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given above: I imported it to WordPress, with slight edits, in late November 2012.]

Snowflakes

Snowflakes

Mattified silver snowflakes on a royal blue base. [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given above: I imported it to WordPress, with some small edits, in late November 2012.]