Saturday, December 17, 2011

China Glaze Christmas Mani!

The other night there was an ugly Christmas sweater party at SLU. Along with my very tacky sweater, I decided to do a Christmas-themed manicure. I used Holly-Day for the green, Poinsettia for the red, and Twinkle Lights for the glitter. The design was freehanded with a nail art brush, and I used a dotting tool to add Twinkle Lights.



I was loosely inspired by those little drums that you always see around Christmas, like this ornament:


When doing this mani, I absolutely fell in love with Holly-Day. I have some other China Glaze greens, like Starboard, but something about Holly-Day just screams Christmas and the holiday season. It was also very pigmented, which helped a lot when I was freehanding the design.

- Aly

** some of these products were provided for review**


5 comments:

  1. Love these - you give me inspiration to be more creative. :-)

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  2. Great idea, and very well made. Thumbs up. :)

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  3. Thanks so much! :)

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  4. That is so sweet. Maybe I will do your nails for Christmas!

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