Addicted to blue...

7:00 AM



Day two is here!! If you missed yesterday's post, I'm in the middle of a challenge week using the color blue.  To challenge myself, personally, I've added a rule that I can't remove any art from my mani.  I have to add to what is already there.  The challenge started yesterday with a base coat of Deborah Lippmann Let's Hear it for the Boy. Today I decided to do some simple stripes.  I used butterLONDON Big Smoke which is a gorgeous dark, shimmery blue to add some fat stripes on each nail.  I thought really hard about matte topcoating this because I LOVE suedes.  But I ultimately decided against it.  I like stripes since they're easy to do and yet they look somewhat elaborate on the nail!  I hope you're enjoying the challenge!  

 
Don't forget to check out the other members of the Digit-al Dozen's art work for the day!!

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9 comments

  1. Very pretty :) Can't wait to see tomorrow's nails!

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  2. wow the contrast has made LHIFTB look almost white! xx

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  3. How fun! I think this is actually something I could do! :)

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  4. Yeah, the contrast maks it look like it's white! VERY lovely! How do you get your lines so strait? I'm full of steady-hand jealousy. :)

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    1. Aw, thanks!! The lines look a little wobbly to me but I just go slowly. ButterLondon has a great thin brush for making lines and the trick is zero pressure!!

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  5. It's funny so many of you mentioned the contrast. If you look at today's post you can see what happens if you add white to the mix!

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  6. I'm glad I'm not the only one who thinks LHIFTB looks almost white next to BS. Thought my eyes were going funny!

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  7. ooh, this looks really cool together! I like the smoky contrast of Big Smoke - obvs aptly named lol

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