Interview nails

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I was looking up how colours effected different people and how they could effect a persons mood when I came up with this idea for some nails.

Colours used: ‘minty cream’ by elf and ‘blueberry I/c’ by Barry M

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Christmas nails 2012 – Red and Green

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Day 5 of the 12 nails of Christmas.

And a nice easy design for those who aren’t sure about complex Christmas nails. This is a gloss and matt look.

The colours i used for this look are:

‘Matt top coat’ by Rimmel, ‘Top coat’ by Rimmel, ‘Red Shimmer’ by Rimmel, and ‘Ninja’ by Collection 2000.

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Geek Series – Breaking Bad

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So here to kick off the geeky series is my first set. Breaking Bad! This was from a suggestion made on the me and jd nail art fan page on Facebook. (http://www.facebook.com/meandjdnailart ) if anyone has any more ideas please head on over and suggest them and become a fan!

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The colours I used for this look are:
‘346’ by Miss Sporty, and ‘White on white’ by Revlon.

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Colour blind test

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I love the colours in the colour blind tests, so i thought i’d have a go and do one myself.

The colours i used for this are:

‘Shade 50’ by 2true, ‘Shade 48’ by 2true, ‘Berry I/C’ by Barry M, ‘251’ by Maybelline, ‘Heartbeat’ by 17, ‘Purple Addict’ by Rimmel, ‘Rose Libertine’ by Rimmel, ‘Colbolt Blue’ by Barry M, ‘Strawberry Fizz’ by Rimmel, ‘Red Shimmer’ by Famous, ‘Ninja’ by Collection 2000, ‘Green with Envy’ by Collection 2000, ‘Electric’ by Rimmel, ‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Hot Gossip’ by Rimmel, ‘Blue eyed girl’ by Rimmel, ‘Sulk’ by 17, ‘Caribean Coral’ by 17, ‘Indigo’ by Barry M, ‘Double Decker red’ by Rimmel, ‘Orange Soda’ by 17, ‘Bright Orange’ by MaxFactor, ‘Mischeivious’ by Misguided, ‘Misty Jade’ by Rimmel, ‘Sun downer’ by Rimmel, ‘Shocker’ by Rimmel, ‘Princes streey’ by NYC, ‘320’ by Miss Sporty, ‘553’ by Maybelline, ‘Look at me’ by Collection 2000, ‘Cyan Blue’ by Barry M, ‘346’ by Miss Sporty, ‘High Line Green’ by NYC, ‘456’ by Miss Sporty.

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Zelda

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So these were a request, so i had a go a them.

he colours i used are:

‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Sunshine’ my Rimmel, ‘White on White’ by Revlon, ‘Shade 48’ by 2true, ‘Shade 49’ by 2true, ‘Sidewalkers’ by NYC, ‘Grey Matter’ by Rimmel, ‘312’ by Miss Sporty, ‘Aztec’ by BeautyUK, ‘Peach Melba’ by Barry M, ‘Pattie’ by Andrea Fulerton, ‘Hot Gossip’ by Rimmel, and ‘Shade 9’ by Famous.

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The very Hungry caterpillar

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So this look is inspired by bewitchery and her very hungry caterpillar nails. I loved that book as a child so i though, given that today is a bank holiday in the UK, and  had some time spare, i’d give them a try too. I hope you all approve!
 
The colours i used for this look are:
 ‘White on White’ by Revlon, ‘749’ by Maybelline, ‘Jucy’ by 17, ‘Peacock’ by 17, ‘Ninja’ by Collection 2000, ‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Green with Envy’ by Collection 2000, ‘Sulk’ by 17, ‘Emerald Green, by Barry M, ‘Green with Envy’ by Rimmel, ‘Look at me’ by Collection 2000, ‘Mischevious’ by Misguided, ‘Posh Puddle’ by BeautyUK, ‘Purple Reign’ by Rimmel and ‘Pompous’ by Rimmel.

Rainbow dots on White

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This look is a variant on a look i’ve done before. And i did another look, similar to this look but using shades of one colour instead.

So the colours i used in this look are:

‘Matt White’ by Barry M, ‘Double Decker Red’ by Rimmel, ‘Hot Gossip’ by Rimmel, ‘Bright Orange’ by MaxFactor, ‘Go go’ by 17, ‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Gloria’ by Andrea Fulerton, ‘Cobolt Blue’ by Barry M, ‘Indigo by Barry M and ‘Vivid Purple’ by Barry M.

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Olympics 2012

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Ready for the upcoming Olympics I’ve done this look. I tried to include some of the countries and the olympic rings. If you want to try giving this look a go, change up the flags, try different orders. Do whatever you want.

The colours i used in this look are:

‘Matt White’ by Barry M, ‘Blackout’ by Rimmel, ‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Hot Gossip’ by Rimmel, ‘320’ by Miss Sporty, ‘312’ by Miss Sporty and ‘Go go’ by 17.

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Green and shamrocks

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This is a simple little look, although the shamrocks didn’t turn out exactly how i wanted them to.

The colours i used in this look are: ‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Sulk’ by 17, ‘Emerald Green’ by Barry M, ‘312’ by Miss Sporty, ‘Aztec’ by BeautyUK.

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St Patricks day

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These are my all out St Patrick’s Day themed nails. And the ones i will be keeping on till Saturday.

So the colours i used for this look are: ‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Heartbeat’ by 17, ‘Topaz’ by Natural Collection, ‘312’ by Miss Sporty, ‘Aztec’ by BeautyUK, ‘Matt White’ by Barry M, ‘Grey Matter’ by Rimmel, ‘Sulk’ by 17, ‘Black Out’ by Rimmel, ‘669’ by Maybelline, ‘Emerald Green’ by Barry M, ‘Double Decker Red’ by Rimmel, ‘749’ by Maybelline, ‘Bright Orange’ by Max Factor, ‘320’ by Miss Sporty, indigo’ by Barry M, ‘461’ by Maybelline, ‘Vivid Purple’ by Barry M and ‘Misty Jade’ by Rimmel.

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Bright neon animal print

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So i thought i’d try out various looks on one set of nails. You could wear this as one large look or select each nail or change the colours. One print per look. I just wanted to see if you could do animal print with colours that are bright and not natural.

So te colour i used for this look are: ‘Azure’ by Rimmel, ‘Matt White’ by Barry M, ‘Silver Bullet’ by Rimmel, ‘Gloria’ by Andrea Fulerton, ‘Ann’ by Andrea Fulerton, ‘Bright Orange’ by MaxFactor, ‘749’ by NYC, ‘Spring Green’ by Barry M, ‘Shocker’ by Rimmel, ‘Strawberry Fizz’ by Barry M and ‘Peach Melba’ by Barry M. 

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Challenge!!

I want to challenge you to a paint off. : D

Well more of a lets see what people can do.

THE CHALLENGE:

St Patrick’s day is around the corner so i want to see all the st Patrick’s deigns and theme you can come up with. And with your permission i’d like to post them all in one post, obviously with links to the web pages or blogs you each have.

I’m going to get started on my one now.

Good luck! And i can’t wait to see what people come up with.As long as it’s your own work, anything goes.

To send me your images and blog/ web addresses send them to me at either twitter @me_and_jd or write a blog and post it and comment on this post and let me know where to find it.

Halloween theme 1

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So this was one of the few looks that i did for Halloween and boy is this going to be a long blog/tutorial about it. lol I’ll go ahead and list the products then i’ll do the rest nail by nail. : D

So colours used: ‘Matt White’ by Barry M, ‘Pattie’ by Andrea Fullerton, ‘Blackout’ by Rimmel, the 2true metalic orange sadly the shade number has scrubbed off : (, ‘312’ by Miss Sporty, ‘Hot Gossip’ by Rimmel, ‘Misty Jade’ by Rimmel, ‘Your Majesty’ by Rimmel ‘Ninja’ by Hot Looks, ‘Purple Reign’ by Rimmel, ‘Sunshine’ by Rimmel and ‘Bright Orange’ by Max Factor.

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Bees flying.

Flying bee nails

A simple little theme for any time.

For this look I used alternate ‘misty jade’ by rimmel and ‘heartbeat’ by 17 as the background colours.

Then on top I used ‘patties’ by Andrea Fullerton for the details and the lines and the bee itself, I mainly use this one as it has a very thin fine brush inside, the yellow accents are in ‘sunshine’ by rimmel.

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Bees flying.

Flying bee nails

A simple little theme for any time.

For this look I used alternate ‘misty jade’ by rimmel and ‘heartbeat’ by 17 as the background colours.

Then on top I used ‘patties’ by Andrea Fullerton for the details and the lines and the bee itself, I mainly use this one as it has a very thin fine brush inside, the yellow accents are in ‘sunshine’ by rimmel.

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