Creative musings in bright colors

Darkened Doorway

This is based on an internet design. Their version was elegant and bright, so of course I had to change it up and make it dark and mysterious. I’ve had enough of rainbows this week!

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Most of my nails are two wonderful coats of matte black. The studs are actually Born Pretty Store studs that I covered with my military green polish and stuck on.

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My accent nail and thumb are two coats of green with black creme free-handed over them. I think I could have done a better job with the swirls, but it is what it is. I matted the design for consistency…and because I wanted to see what this green looked like matted! Stunning.

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Colors

  • Black matte: Mentality – Rascal
  • Black creme: Sinful Colors – Black on Black
  • Green: Cult Nails – In A Trance

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This was a fast and easy mani, and I have to say I like it. It might not be as elegant as the original, and the designs don’t stand out as much. But it is still awesome!

Comments on: "Darkened Doorway" (4)

  1. Yes, “awesome,” and very wearable in an urban environment! You make doing this sound like a lot of fun for procrastinators; TX.

  2. I’m not a fan of matte polishes, but you did a fantastic job with this mani. It’s amazing!

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