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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

Crime scene nails (with tutorial)

Crime scene nails (with tutorial)

  These nails combine two of my obsessions (manicures and procedural crime dramas): CSI nails! Blood spatter with crime scene tape and then a body outline (is there a more technical word for this?) on the thumbs. Sorry about the awkward picture, it’s hard to take a photo of both of your own hands at … Continue reading

Paint splatter nails

Paint splatter nails

Bright paint splatter nails – bit of a different vibe to the Jackson Pollock ones I did during my challenge. [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given at right: I imported it to WordPress in late November 2012.]

Day 27: Inspired by artwork

Day 27: Inspired by artwork

Jackson Pollock. I achieved this effect through a means of sponging (white onto my blue base) and splatter (everything else). I’m pleased with how these turned out, especially after I mattified them. It looks like I just used real paint! [This post was originally published on my Tumblr account on the date given above: I … Continue reading