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Wednesday, January 20, 2010

KOTD: Bandana Nails!















This was an idea I had last night while I was trying to fall asleep.  I'd always thought that this particular stamp from plate m64 looked like a bandana, so I figured I'd go ahead and do a bandana konad, and while tossing and turning last night, I figured out how.

This is OPI Double Decker Red with Migi White and Black pens.  I applied a stamp of black and then applied a stamp of white, trying to offset it as best I could (so you could see both the colors).  I applied a coat of Out the Door TC to set it.  I also applied a coat of Orly Matte Top so it looked more like fabric.

I really love this.  It did take a bit of time (around 30 minutes), but it was pretty simple to do.

12 comments:

Michèle said...

ahh that's a cute idea, it totally looks like one!

BabyD @ Polish and Powder said...

very clever, I love how you offset it

Kirsten said...

I love the design! Must try stamping the same image in two layered colours sometime.

gildedangel said...

Very cute, I love it!

PinkCat said...

Totally Cute!

Heather said...

It does look like a bandanna! How cool!

ReaderRita said...

It looks exactly like a bandanna! CUTE!
It also makes me want summer! =)

Olivia C. said...

I really love this!! :)

MissMarlboro said...

You're really good! I have short nails too, and I found really difficult to do my nailart!

Megan (A Polish Problem) said...

MissMarlboro, it is a bit harder for me to do with my natural nails, rather than my longer glue-ons, but it just took me a bit more practice. Also, I have to do A LOT more clean up than I did with my longer nails, particularly with konads, but nothing that makes me not want to do it. LOL. I'm totally addicted to konadding. :P

Tabula Rasa,,, said...

It really looks like the real thing! Kudos!

April and Ashley said...

Wow! Great job!

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