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WATERCOLOR HEARTS - P.O.T.W. - Revlon - Privileged

*inspired by this cute print, “watercolor heart print” by Yukamila

  • Revlon - privileged + fresh linen
  • Deborah Lippman - i know what boys like
  • Color Club - je ne sais quoi
  • Essie - bikini so teeny + naughty nautical + mod square
  • O.P.I. - hotter than you pink
  • Sally Hansen - bubble gum pink
  • Love & Beauty - mint + coral + marina

This is the third look using Revlon - privileged. Visit the P.O.T.W. page for more nail art and swatches.

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WINTER ROSES - P.O.T.W. - Revlon - emerald city (matte, suede)

Yep, i’m back to short nails again. I decided to give my nails some rest from my silk wraps and have some serious mixed feelings… really missing the length and shape, but my nails definitely feel lighter!

  • Revlon - emerald city
  • Essie - bikini so teeny + lilacism + mod square
  • O.P.I. - pink-a-doodle + i just can’t cope-a-cabana
  • Sally Hansen - bubble gum pink + white on + pacific blue + green with envy
  • Aldo - lavendar fields
  • Born Pretty Store Super Matte Surface Oil

This is the first look using Revlon - emerald city. Visit the P.O.T.W. page for more nail art and swatches!

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MOD PRINT - P.O.T.W. - Revlon - emerald city (matte suede)

  • Revlon - emerald city
  • Color Club - perfect mol-ten + sea glass
  • Essie - turquoise & caicos
  • Sally Hansen - white on 

This is the second look using Revlon - Emerald City. Visit the P.O.T.W. page for more nail art and swatches from previously featured polishes!

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AFGHANITE - #1 in the “Get Stoned” series Part 5 & P.O.T.W. - Revlon - mysterious

  • Revlon - Mysterious
  • O.P.I. - no room for the blues + bling dynasty
  • Sally Hansen - pacific blue + indi-glow + white on
  • OCC makeup - pagan
  • Essie -butler please
  • Forever 21 - marina

This is the last look using Revlon - mysterious. Visit the P.O.T.W. page for more nail art and swatches.

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BAD SANTA - P.O.T.W. - Revlon - cool beige

Him is one of my favorite Powerpuff Girls characters, and his outfit is kind of perfect for the upcoming holiday!

  • Revlon - cool beige
  • L’Oreal - tangerine crush
  • Love & Beauty - red
  • Spoiled - i’m so jaded
  • Color Club - wicker park
  • Sally Hansen - white on + black out
  • N.Y.C. - red velvet rope
  • black caviar beads
  • black Swarovski Crystals

This is the third look using Revlon - cool beige. Visit the P.O.T.W. page for more nail art and swatches!

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POLKA DOTS & LACE - P.O.T.W. - Deborah Lippman - I know what boys like

  • Deborah Lippman - I know what boys like + constant craving
  • Essie - bikini so teeny + mod square
  • Sally Hansen - white on

This is the last look using Deborah Lippman - i know what boys like. Visit the P.O.T.W. page for more nail art and swatches, and stay tuned for next weeks P.O.T.W. - Revlon - privileged.

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A NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN - P.O.T.W. - OCC - pagan

  • OCC - pagan + covet
  • Sally Hansen - white on
  • O.P.I. - no room for the blues
  • Revlon - expresso

This is the first look using Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics - pagan. 

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DECO DIGITS - Daily/weekly challenge - wallpaper themed

lately i have been having a hard time keeping my hand steady, and getting my camera to work… no idea why but it is so frustrating.  :( anyways here are my wallpaper themed nails!

be sure to check out Cindys wallpaper themed design at http://cindysnails.tumblr.com/post/39898720064/daily-weekly-nail-challenge-3-wallpaper-i-was

O.P.I. - live and let die, O.P.I. - goldeneye, O.P.I. - moonraker O.P.I. - on her majesty’s secret service, O.P.I - did you ‘ear about van gogh?, nail star yellow gold, Kiss - light green, silver nail art beads, gold metal flatback squares, metallic gold hex glitter.

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WHEN THE CLOCK STRIKES 12 -simple New Years Eve nails

glitter nails, countdown clock at 12, champagne toast + lovers!

O.P.I. - road house blues, O.P.I. - the world is not enough, O.P.I. - the living daylights, Kiss - bikini pink, Kiss - sky blue, Kiss - soft purple, white acrylic, black acrylic, rhinestones, nail art beads, seche vite, seche clear

To see more of the “GET STONED” manicure click http://basecoat-topcoat.tumblr.com/post/37723864679/get-stoned-hand-painted-gemstone-medley-nail

You will need white, 4 variations on a color (i.e. four different shades of blue), top coat base coat, gold polish.

1. create shape. 2 - begin to map the facets 3 - map one half of facets. 4- mirror all facets. 5 - color in highlights and brightest color. 6 - color in darkest sections. 7 - add in medium tone. 8 - add in second slightly darker medium tone, accentuate facets with white highlights in center and blend sections. 9 - accentuate facets  with darkest color for depth in center. 10 - create “setting” with a outline and a gold color. TOP COAT!