Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Easter Egg Nails

Hippity, hoppity, Easter is right around the corner! Here's a quick, little tutorial for Easter egg-inspired nails.

You will need:

  • painter's tape
  • pinking shears (or zig zag craft scissors)
  • Two different nail colors - I used Julep Jessica and Julep Renee
  • dotting tool

Step One:

Start off with painted, dry nails (wait several hours after painting.) Using your pinking shears or craft scissors cut your painter's tape into thin strips.
Step Two:

Place the strips on two or three of your nails.

Step Three:

Paint Renee completely over taped nails.

Step Four:

On your other nails, dab random dots of Renee with your dotting tool.

Step Six:
{not-pictured} Gently peel off your painter's tape, and apply top coat.  It will look like this:

Enjoy your festive nails! Happy Easter!!

PS - if you're not a Julep Maven yet, use the code "PENNY" to get your first box for only - you guessed it, a penny!


grey rose (they/them) said...

so fun, heather! your nails always look amazing and cute!

Rags to Stitches Blog said...

Love this!! I need to try it. I got some fun colors for my birthday. I see a color blocking mani in my future. love you girl!

Teri said...

Love your nails sweetheart !! So fun you clever girl !!

Breakfast at the Zemke's said...

That is so cute, what a fun idea!


Amy @ At the Pink of Perfection said...

Love this!


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