Creative musings in bright colors

Spangled and Blue

Today I have yet another reprise on a common theme: diagonal contrasting colors with stamps. Only this time, I added gemstones!

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The base of this manicure is the beautiful I’d Rather Be With Blue by KBShimmer. Unlike the other polishes I have shown you from KBShimmer, this one is very simple and quite pretty! It is a blue matte with tiny silver glass flecks. Shown here is two thin coats. Given that my nails are still neon pink, two thin coats is pretty impressive!

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I then stamped over the blue polish, added a black diagonal (Sinful Colors – Black on Black), silver striping tape, and gems. Unfortunately, I dinged my ring finger and tried to re-draw the swirls in black. Fail. Oops!

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I do wish I had re-matted this manicure, I think it would have been more interesting! But I like it regardless.

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Now I want to do more matte manis! If only I could come up with some fun themes…

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Comments on: "Spangled and Blue" (8)

  1. very pretty, love the combination

  2. Absolutely gorgeous! You’re making me want stamps! 😀

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