Design 1 of 31DC2013 – Red Nails
Even though these nails don’t represent a complicated or time consuming design, they were still a success. It’s not always easy to find the right combination of polishes to layer so that they look good and don’t detract from the beauty of the individual polishes as well. But, if I don’t say so myself, these two colors together were capable of transporting someone to another place…oh, maybe say from Kansas to Oz. LOL
The top layer sparkle made me think of Dorothy’s ruby red slippers. Although I don’t remember clicking my heels, I did stare at my fingertips for longer than is socially acceptable.
And a shot of the swatches of the two colors I used. The red cream is absolutely a dream and I am fond of a brighter tone than a classic red. I was very sad when Borghese stopped making nail polishes as I have been happy with the few I did get and loved their double brush.
Nubar: Prize (magenta base with scattered holographic glitter)
|courtesy of Chalkboard Nails|
Till next time,