The Nail Files: Purple Flower Power

The Nail Files Link Up


My Take:

Two coats of Finger Paints' Sparkle and Snowflake to start.

Then I used Julep's Eden and a thin nail art brush to outline the flowers. ORLY's Harmonious Mess filled in the rest of the flower and Finger Paint's Paper Mâché for the centre. With a even thinner brush, I did the centre lines in Eden and then got a small dotting tool for the specks. 

Originally, my other nails didn't have any details but they looked naked, so I added dots of Eden and Paper Mâché to bring everything together.

I just LOVE how insanely sparkly the base coat is. When the light hits it, it's like: WHOA! NOW THAT'S SOME SPARKLE! I really wanted to have the brush strokes from the Pinspiration picture but as much as I tried, I just couldn't make them line-y and not blob-y. Oh well! Haha!

Happy Friday, everyone!

And thanks to Tara and Vicki for hosting! 

Unrelated Side Note: Click here to enter my giveaway for a bottle of Initialiste by Kérastase, which has totally transformed my hair!


  1. Your interpretation is gorgeous!

  2. I love yours way more!! Obv. :)

  3. Beautiful!! So well done!

    Stopping by from the Nail Files :)


  4. That base coat is really really pretty!

  5. This came out so cute. I love the polka dots at your Moons.. The purple goes great with the Glitter. Sorry I'm so late making my rounds!


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