Creative musings in bright colors

Shades of Pink Braid

So…maybe not my best work ever! It doesn’t help that my nails themselves look wonky with this many layers of colors. Whoops!

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This art was inspired by Nuthin but a Nail Thing, although let’s be honest, her’s looks much better! And more colorful.

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I should have used more intermediate colors. I went straight for my darker pinks, and that was definitely a mistake! Live and learn.

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Colors
~ White: Sinful Colors – Snow me White
~ Lightest pink: ULTA – Babydoll
~ Light pink: Wet n’ Wild – Tickled Pink
~ Pink: Revlon – Bubbly
~ Coral: Essie – Sunday Funday
~ Red: Pure Ice – Siren
~ Dark red: OPI – All I Want for Christmas (is OPI)
~ Darkest red: OPI – Visions of Love
~ Dark purple: Station – Happy Wine-y People
~ Black: Sinful Colors – Black on Black

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Hope you enjoyed! I am back in lab this week (which is to say NOT the hospital) and I couldn’t be more excited. Lab >> hospital!

Comments on: "Shades of Pink Braid" (8)

  1. Paula Jones said:

    Like yours, her nails were too long!

  2. Paula Jones said:

    Meant to put “I” at the beginning of my comment, otherwise it reads differently, sorry!

  3. Love this, esp the colours you used! I see what you’re saying abt the medium pinks, but this turned out rather unusual; I like that. A braid mani is on my list of things to try.

  4. […] no, I’m not talking about hair!). Earlier this week, I saw Flight of Whimsy’s beautiful braid manicure and got inspired! So today, I decided to put in a little more effort and try both these techniques. […]

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