Jun 2, 2013

NOTD: Liquid sand, Gold & red nail art


Hello my lovelies! How was your weekend? Hope you're still enjoying your Sunday evening! I have been practising a little my striping tape nail art techniques and wanted to shared with you a design I've made recently.


This was much simpler to achieve than it looks like, and it only takes the patience of doing one nail at the time. For this mani I used two coats of OPI What wizardry is this? (swatched here) over my usual basecoat and let it dry very well. Then usin some bits of striping tape I did different designs on each nail and applied Zoya Ziv, OPI Ali's big break, and some Mavala Sparkling bronze on my pinkie and ring finger nails. At the begining I wasn't thinking to do a real mani that I would actually post here, but  my wish was to practice different ways to place the striping tape and what I could achieve, and I quite liked the final result so I decided to show you here. 


What do you think about this mani? Is it too much striping?
Would love to know your thoughts!
Love,
Nati
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13 comments

  1. I think that's an absolutely gorgeous mani. I've been thinking of doing something similar with my purple and green liquid sands.

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  2. Ciao Nati! I think it's gorgeous! The colors look great together! Can there EVER be too much striping...?? ;)
    Baci cara! xx

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  3. I like this manicure and the colours you used! My favourite is your middle finger nail! :-)

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  4. Oh, this was cool, love the textured and the shiny together.

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  5. loving the texture and the stripes. Its kind of futuristic and tribal. so eye catching, the use of red is so cool.I actually have a mani with gold triangles around the half moon, I'll have to do a post on it now after seeing this :) x

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  6. Love this mani!!! So blingy !!

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  7. Ohh love the mani!! Love how well the colours and textures paired up with each other too! ♥

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  8. Gorgeous! The colors go so perfectly together, really well done.

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  9. Oh, I love these! Specially the gritty feeling it gives combined with great color combos and design! Soooo awesome! :D

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  10. Hi again Nati! I have nominated you for a Sunshine Award!
    http://littlemissnailpolish.blogspot.se/2013/06/sunshine-award.html
    Baci! xx

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  11. Salut Nati, what a perfect striping Skittle and beautifully executed!!! I love it - Bisous xxx

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  12. I think this is gorgeous! The striping is beautifully done.

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