Creative musings in bright colors

Subtle Patina

This ended up looking like a pretty pattern with a patina over it! Like, copper underneath (hence the flecks of gold) and then rusted. I don’t know, maybe thats too poetic?

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Although this was painted for and worn to the hospital, I think it is pretty enough (and not pink!) to count as just a regular mani. Despite how subtle it is, I actually really like it! For once, adding dots was actually the right move :-p

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I need to remember to use the random full-design square plates I have more often when I am low on time, enjoy the randomness of the pattern that ends up on my nails.

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I also need to keep reminding myself that pastel of just about any color should be acceptable in the hospital, no need to limit myself to pink! Or purple. Mint is a current favorite nail color of mine so I’ll keep trying to work it in 😀

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Colors
~ Grey: Cadillacquer – Memory Palace
~ Teal: Zoya – Tiana
~ Gold: Essie – Good as Gold
~ Stamp: BM – S101

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That’s all for today…but the later part of this week is another Disney heroes and villains set-up!

Comments on: "Subtle Patina" (8)

  1. So pretty!! And Tiana stamps? Wow, I rediscovered her this year but I’ve never even thought of stamping with her *makes note on to do list to try this herself* Memory Palace is stunning, I wonder if I can still get my hands on that one!

    • Memory Palace is pretty awesome! And Tiana only stamps over light colors (like Memory Palace), I doubt she would show up over black or dark blue, but its worth a shot! Glad you like the mani 🙂

  2. Beautiful design and I love your added dots!

  3. I like this. The gold dots are such a nice accent for the pastel.

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