Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Summer leopard print gradient

Wow 99 followers! Yay hello everyone :) 
I was going to post this last night after my sister's fashion show (which was really good, I'm very proud) but mum wanted me to do her olympic nails as I won't be able to do them tonight and she is seeing the torch on thursday hence why she wanted the nails. I might put a picture up but I'm not sure cos I'm not happy with them, they're not very good :(. 
Anyway I did this design after I did it o a set of falsies and loved it :P I started with Barry M Matte White, one coat! then I sponged Models Own Coral Reef and Kiko 358 and Matte White, it only took two sponged coats as I used the white as a base, clean up was horrible though as I didn't put vaseline around my cuticles and fingers so the red got everywhere and I couldn't get it all off without removing too much of the sponging so excuse the mess!
Yeah I don't like this gradient by itself but it only stayed like that for a few minutes whilst it dried. Onto the leopard print!

But this, I love! It looks like a iced summery drink :D again I'm just willing summer to arrive! This is a very easy and quick thing to do but it looks impressive, which is my kind of thing ;). I don't really have much else to say about it other than I neeeeed a new black nail art pen, gah you don't know how hard I had to squeeze to get a thin stream! My thumbs were killing after this haha. 

I'll be doing my BFFFFFFF's nails tonight, she's the reason I created my pandas, so can you guess what she wants ;) 

Have a good day everyone :)

8 comments:

Georgia said...

this looks so cool! definitely going to give it a go x

Tünde said...

Wow, really cool mani! Love the red color. The leopard print is a favorite of mine :)

sandipalien said...

Ooh the colors remind me of tigers, but the print is leopard lol! Nice gradient!

Lizzy said...

Congrats on 99 followers! I love this design. :) So sassy! I'll try to send some of our summer up your way. ;) lol

Miriam Helena said...

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Beautyshades said...

Very pretty manicure. Love it.

Fingers said...

This is really cool! I love it!

Toyarosie said...

I liked the gradient by itself, it looks great - but the leopard print just puts it over the top! I wish you could be here to do my nails all the time :P I just received a Konad stamping kit I'm going to try out, and that's pretty much the extend of my nail art abilities! :P

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