Creative musings in bright colors

Pink Gradient Bloom

I saw this beautiful bit of nail art by Marine Loves Polish and I knew I had to try it for gradient day in the 31 Day Challenge! So, here we are. Let’s be honest though…this plate doesn’t stamp as well as some of my others, the images keep coming out fuzzy. I still like it, but it has nothing on the thin crisp lines of my inspiration! It makes my nails look even stubbier 😦

IMG_9839

I started with a white base, and sponged on white, light pink, medium pink, and hot pink. Unexpectedly, my medium pink was INSANELY strong. I haven’t used this polish yet (I picked it up on sale at Rite Aid) and I’m fairly certain based just on its gradient ability that it will be a one-coater…and likely easy to stamp with too!

IMG_6785

IMG_6805

Colors
~ White: Salon Perfect – Sugar Cube
~ Light pink: Wet n’ Wild – Tickled Pink
~ Medium pink: Revlon – Bubbly
~ Hot pink: WOW – #371
~ Stamps: Born Pretty – L008

IMG_9867

A soft but cute mani! I think I could maybe wear something like this to work next year…hopefully… I keep trying to come up with (and acquire polish) consistent with a professional job. Yuck!

31dc2015-prompts-3

Comments on: "Pink Gradient Bloom" (8)

  1. That looks awesome ♥♥♥

  2. myishia simmons said:

    I have the same problems with this plate! I hate it because the images are so pretty. You made it look great though!

  3. Ow so girly 🙂 Love them 😀

  4. Ooh, lovely! Actually, I think the soft colors of the gradient help mask the fuzzy lines of the stamping! I love stamping that fades into the gradient 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Craftynail

Nail polish? Yes, please!

a london year

[or more accurately: the london years]

Baroquen Nails

Original Nail Designs - 3d & Stamping Nail Art - Designer Press On Nails

Craftynail

Nail polish? Yes, please!

PSHIIIT

Un blog de nailista, adepte de nail art tendance, passionnée de photos, et de jolis bijoux. Les dernieres modes en matière de vernis à ongles sont scrutées et analysées, les teintes passées au crible, et en prime des tutos super faciles à réaliser vous sont proposés... Bref, la féminité s'invite jusqu'au bout des ongles sur le blog de Pshiiit !

Even Lemmings Paint Their Nails!

A growing obsession with nail polish!

Break rules, not nails

It's all about nail polish, colour and art.

Elektra Deluxe

Viennese nail polish chronicles

Cat's Claws

Sneak a peek behind the scenes of pretty nails. Toils of being stamped, pampered and painted with scrumptious colours. It's the hard-knock life.

%d bloggers like this: