Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Is That Another Button?!

Well, I'm afraid it is ;)
You see, I've got so many beautiful new buttons I can't help but be inspired into recreating them on my nails.

Today I did take some liberty with the colours though and made a few of them slightly different from the original.
And bearing in mind I'm down with the flu, I think I didn't do too bad.

Let's see it, then:

Please ignore the bruise, they haven't healed properly, yet.
What do you think?

I feel like my lines aren't as straight as I'd love them to be - again, annoying flu and a massive headache didn't help - but I kind of like their sketchy look, don't you?

I've started with a white base - Inocos Pipoca Em Viagem - and while waiting for it to dry completely, I started mixing my acrylic paints to make all different shade of blue and purple.

I then painted the rectangles in different angles - either horizontal or vertical - and did a couple squares, too.
Managing the colours was the difficult part but I think I did good :)
I finished it all with some black outlining using my Flormar Nail Art NA12.

And now for a little riddle before we go:
Can you spot the part where I missed the outline? ;)

Answer in the comments below and take the chance to let me know what you think of these.
I promise I'll be good and won't bother you with buttons for a while ;)

Have a wonderful evening, lovelies, and see you tomorrow!

Hugs & Kissies,
Mina *


  1. Sweetie, these are beautiful! I just can't believe how straight your lines are! :) And the color combo is perfect. I hope you feel better soon :*

    1. Thank you, thank you, thank you - you always make me feel awesome! I'm doing much better, hun ;)

  2. Replies
    1. Thank you so much, The Sparkle Queen :)) Happy you like them *

  3. middle finger... between blue and brown.. noticed it at fst glance.. ;) ;) and yeah ur works are so beautiful...

    1. That's right!! The flu made me oblivious to that one hahaha ;)
      Thank you so much for your lovely comment, Himaja! **

  4. Ha ha, yes I spotted it. But it doesn't stop this being a fabulous manicure!

    1. hehehe, I just saw it when I was going through the photos ;)
      Thank you so much for your comment, Claire!! *

  5. Absolutely gorgeous! I'm always blown away by your creativity! Keep up the good work!
    Have a great evening dear!

    1. Giovanna you're a darling! Thank you and hope you're having a great week!! :))

  6. :-O I absolutely LOVE this! And I think the sketchy look fo the lines just make it more awesome!

    1. Thank you so, so much, Lisa - I always feel great when I read your comments (they're such compliments to me :))


You just made this girl smile! Thank you for your comment and for sharing your thoughts with me! :)

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