Monday, October 22, 2012

Monday's Manicure: Green Fingers NOTD

Currently watching: Boardwalk Empire

Good morning lovely ladies,

I have yet another manicure featuring autumn leaves for you today.  I know I'm over-using my leaf stamp but I'm having trouble finding other suitable images for autumn.  Any ideas (note: Halloween manicures are not my style)?


 

 For this one, I used a much neglected Essence polish, Just in Case.  I bought this a few years ago but I rarely wear it as I find it a tricky shade to pull off.


 I then sponged Barry M Teal over my nails to add texture.


My next step was to stamp two leaves on each nail using Barry M Gold Foil and Red Angel plate RA 121.


What do you think girls?

Bye for now,
Laura

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12 comments:

  1. I thinks it's so lovely and delicate, and the colors work perfectly together!

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  2. I also think it looks great.
    What about some leaf coloured gradients in autumn colours? Would that work for you?

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    1. Thanks! Gradients are a great idea, I'm just not very good at them :-( I should practice though

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  3. So pretty!! I love the colour combo of the blue and silver looks wintry and perfect!

    Jazz x

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  4. Great color combo and the delicate leaves look great on it. You can make pumpkins, even if you don't like Halloween manicures, it don't have to look like one.

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  5. Wow, I didn't think blue/teal could look so gorgeous with some leaves :D Unusual, but so pretty!!

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    1. Thanks! Definitely need to give the leaf stamps a break though

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