Color blocking nail art.

By on May 25, 2013 in Nail Art

Good morning and Happy Bank Holiday,

Today I would like to show you my first try on color blocking technique. Instead of using the traditional red-blue-yellow style I went for a simple white-grey-black look. I was inspired by a dress I saw at Riverisland, the dress looks like that:

Cream Colour Block Tube Dress from Riverisland (click image for direct link).

I really like the slimming effect of the dress; 10 out of 10, would wear ;) Today is actually my second day to re-create a fashion look, yesterday I re-created a cut out dress style nails. Although the first time I re-created a dress was for my 31 Day Challenge and I created a H&M tropic dress. Maybe the whole weekend is going to be a re-creation of fashions? Would you like that?
 
The polishes I used for today’s manicure are as follows:
 
barry m gray image
L-R: Sinful Colors Snow Me White/ Barry M Grey/
 L.A. Colors Black Velvet/ Color Club Fast Dry Top Coat.
 
And finally, here is the manicure itself:
 
color blocking nail art image
Color blacking nail art.
color blocking nail art image
color blocking nail art image
color blocking nail art image
 
Not sure if you noticed, but I decided to start using a dark background for my photos… I think it looks better, what do you think? Any recommendations for me to improve my photos?
Thank you for reading, I wish you a beautiful and sunny weekend xoxo.

5 Comments

Lisa Robinson

May 25, 2013 @ 15:48

Reply

Love this design, that dress inspiration reminds me of my dress I got for xmas. Love the dark background, I think they make nail art stand out when its a darker background

Nail Lacquer

May 25, 2013 @ 22:33

Reply

Thanks, I agree!

Sarvin Sidhu

May 25, 2013 @ 16:42

Reply

lovely! can't wait to give it a try! http://classypyt.blogspot.com/

Nail Lacquer

May 25, 2013 @ 22:34

Reply

Thanks, can't wait to see it :)

Cupcake Cat

May 29, 2013 @ 23:30

Reply

Wow, this is gorgeous!!

Leave Comment

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

CommentLuv badge

Hi, and welcome to my nail blog! Here you can enjoy lots of nail art, tutorials and swatches. Starting from popular high street brands to more unique indie polishes.

Weekly Newsletter

Best posts

Best posts

Disclosure

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. This blog accepts products for review from brands and public relations representatives. The products received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

Copyright

My photos may be reblogged, pinned and shared, provided that my watermarks are not removed and credit to my blog is given.
Read previous post:
Cut out style nails.

Hi all, I'm glad that you have found me at my new url address :) We have all seen the...

Close