Tape mani

Sophie from My Awesome Beauty had a nail art contest in her blog. The rules were so use 3 colors and to use a tape in the design. So I wanted to join in and I created this mani, only to find out that I missed the deadline :-(    So here is  my "supposed to be" entry.
China Glaze illamasqua Tape

I started this mani with China Glaze - Elephant Walk, a grey creme with very very shy shimmer and some green undertones. It has a great formula and is completely opaque in two easy coats.
China Glaze Elephant Walk

China Glaze Elephant Walk

China Glaze Elephant Walk
Then I used Illamasqua Gamma (orange) and Illamasqua Prosperity (purple) and of course some stripping tape to create the pattern. I can't say I am very happy with the end result, but it was ok and I did plan to post it as my entry in the contest. Alas... I missed it. 
China Glaze illamasqua Tape

China Glaze illamasqua Tape

China Glaze illamasqua Tape
Hopefully I will learn to pay attention to details and I will not miss the deadline next time... And until then... have a wonderful time!

6 comments :

shortylegsbeauty said...

Aaw thats so sad that you missed the deadline... its a VERY lovely manicure :)
hugs
xx

Yun, The Polish Hideout said...

Cute mani! I like the three colors you used! :D
Sucks that you missed the deadline.

~ Yun

Criminal Nails said...

I love the colors and the pattern! The lines are so crisp! :D Too bad you missed the deadline!

Paulina said...

Cute colors :)

Raggio di Luna said...

I'm sorry you missed the deadline.. :-/ Beautiful combination of colours and very crisp lines, excellent! :-) Elephant Walk is amazingly beautiful, the type of colours that I could wear very often! :-) ... OK, I admit, I would make some swatches and I would add something white or silver... :-)

Gosia said...

Awesome mani,so sad you missed the deadline!!!! I do this all the time too, want to enter something and then forget :(

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