Rose stamping

By on March 1, 2015 in Nail Art , Nail Stamping

Hello! I hope you all are having a great weekend. I went out last night and kinda did my nails in a hurry using the most fab golden polish ever and rose stamping. The look ended up being so pretty that regardless of planning to swatch 10 polishes today I still haven’t taken it off :P I might just take it off for swatching and then do it again, it’s like one of my most favourite looks from the past year I think…

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As a base I used Dark Metal Lacquer Flashy Sparkles, a tense golden holographic glitter (opaque in just two coats). I think Flashy Sparkles is my lucky polish or something as EVERY time I use it I end up loving the look I created. See me using Flashy Sparkles also here and here.

On my ring finger I am wearing Cirque Colors Memento Mori, a one coater with gorgeous formula and smell (see swatches here). I also added two dots using Flashy Sparkles and a dotting tool.

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For the roses I used Moyou Nails stamping polish in Black (see the review here) and Flowers 02 stamping plate. Tbh I didn’t even realise at first that these are a knock off Pueen so it’s kinda unethical to post about them I think. I am sorry… :( Update: I have now ordered the real Pueen plates and they are 1000x better than the stupid knock off’s!!!

To stamp I used the much loved Creative Stamper which really is like the best stamper ever, 110% worth the £8 (buy it here).

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And the initial inspiration for this look was my gold and black Lipsy dress which I wore. My bad selfie skills kinda hide the gold sequinned upper half but there I am lol.

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Thanks for reading xxx


12 Comments

B Nailed To Perfection(Bethany)

March 1, 2015 @ 22:23

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These nails are gorgeous! I’m not surprised you haven’t been able to part with them :) and great inspiration from your lovely dress. The Creative stamper is A-MA-zing isn’t it?! Xx

A.J.

March 16, 2015 @ 15:30

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Thank you, it sure is- best purchase in a while!

Vic 'Glowstars'

March 2, 2015 @ 09:53

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Absolutely gorgeous – I’m not surprised you’ve been unable to take it off.
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A.J.

March 16, 2015 @ 15:30

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Thanks :)

Jessica

March 2, 2015 @ 18:04

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This is a seriously gorgeous look!
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A.J.

March 16, 2015 @ 15:31

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Thank you :)

Robin

March 2, 2015 @ 20:45

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These look absolutely stunnyng!! I wouldn’t be able to take them off either!! The gold polish you used looks ah-ma-zing a well :D
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A.J.

March 16, 2015 @ 15:32

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Hehe thanks!

Kathryn J

March 3, 2015 @ 19:38

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I love this design and how the gold sparkles work with the black stamping. I’ve just got the Creative Stamper and I agree it is awesome. It took me little while to get the technique right after being used to the Konad stamper, but now I love it. :)

A.J.

March 16, 2015 @ 15:35

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Yes me too, at first I kept getting like air bubbles underneath but now I roll it and all the stamps just come out perfect!

julia

March 9, 2015 @ 20:29

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your nails look very pretty!

I love this manicure, thanks for sharing!

xx

A.J.

March 16, 2015 @ 15:35

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Thank you Julia!

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