Monday, September 17, 2012
Manicure Monday : Leopard Spots
Well, yesterday I decided I wanted grey nails, and to add a little pop of fun in the mix, I have done a leopard print before in my life, this time though, I decided to do the pink leopard look.
I promise you this: it is actually easy! Paint your nails a base color. and then grab a contrasting color, and put some on a piece of paper or something, and dip the tip of a pencil, toothpick, anything that has a tip of some sort, and kind of dab it on in a dot sort of formation, or drag it a little into a 'v'. Keep them pretty spaced out, because you need to add the black outline to it too! For that, put a dab of your darkest, 1 coat coverage black, or other preferred color, and just sort of add a thin line with the tip of a toothpick or what have you around the edge of the dots, 2 or 3 marks should be good. And then put your top coat on.
Then, as you walk around sporting your super sweet nail art, let everyone know what a bad A** you are. Because you did it yourself.
I just googled it, and came across this polish-a-holic's site: Candy Coated Tips. Same idea, grey and pink.
Have you tried this look, or do you have a nail art design you would like to share?! Let me know below!