Sunday, 20 May 2012

Aztec print nails

I have been wanting to do tribal nails for a while. I have seen them done a lot recently and didn't just want to reproduce the same nails you see over and over. Then the other day I saw a girl wearing this shirt. I loved the pattern but didn't ask where it was from. So I was sitting at home trying to reproduce something similar off the top of my head when Look Magazine tweeted it! Coincidence win! You can find it in Primark for £10.
Aztec shirt - Primark

Now on to the nails. I painted my nails alternately black and white, then chose the details from the shirt I liked the best and a few other tribal-y touches. I topped it with a Rimmel Matte top coat (over a coat of Seche Vite which smoothed out the slightly bumpy acrylic paint).

Left Hand

Right Hand


  1. These are so awesome! You are my hero ^_^

  2. You are so talented! Fabulous job!

  3. Gorgeous! I'm so impressed that both hands look equally perfect. The matte topcoat was a nice finish! (:

  4. this is awesome :-D
    i'm just wondering, how long did it take to do that ;-)