Friday, March 11, 2011

Mint Candy Leopard

I put Essie Mint Candy Apple on Wednesday, and then I saw the leopard print tutorial by Nail Polish Art Addiction on Cult Nails...and I had to try it. Instead of doing leopard tips and one leopard accent nail, I just went full-on spotty. I used Essie Lilacism and Essie Lapis of Luxury for the spots, and Sally Hansen Diamonds for the sparkly accents.

indoors, artificial light
outdoors, shade
outdoors, sunlight

I was very pleasantly surprised with how this turned out! I have a feeling that every color I wear for a little while is going to turn into the base for a leopard manicure. Oh, the possibilities... That's all for today - I still haven't heard about the scholarship, but I'm hoping I'll get a call this evening. Cross your fingers for me!

18 comments:

  1. I quite like this!! You did an excellent job AND I love the colours!!

    Fingers crossed for that scholarship!!

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  2. I love those color choices. Excellent!

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  3. Thank you, thank you, and thank you! :)

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  4. I really, really like this! It's is really pretty, the colours go so well together! :)

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  5. Thanks! I think it's funny that the colors are all Essie and go so well together that they seem like they could be in the same collection, but they're not.

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  6. Best of luck with the scholarships!!! If it weren't for those, I wouldn't have been able to go to collage.

    This is soooooo stinkin' cute!!!! OMG!! I want to see you do this more, yes!!!!

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  7. Thank you for your good luck wishes! I won't be able to go to college
    without scholarships, either, so I'm really hoping I get most of the ones
    I've applied for, especially the full-tuition one!

    And thanks again for the compliments! I'm definitely going to be doing more
    leopard manis, since I loved this one so much.

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  8. This is so pretty! It's like an icy leopard mani. I love the colors :)

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  9. this is really freaking cute :)

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  10. This is so pretty! It's like an icy leopard mani. I love the colors :)

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