Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Nails of the Day - Summer Sports

Hey guys!

We've been having some really beautiful weather here lately and so I wanted to do a super summery mani to celebrate that. The bf was hanging out and playing different sports at the park with some of his buddies yesterday while I was at work and it completely inspired me to do a sports themed mani.

I chose 5 different summer sports and interpreted them into a nail art design and although I'm not entirely happy with how it turned out, I still think this is a super fun summer mani. Once again, David was the source of my inspiration so I have to thank him again. :)



Products:
CND Stickey Base Coat
OPI - Alpine Snow (base for baseball and soccer ball)
China Glaze - Life Preserver (base for basketball)
China Glaze - Goin' My Way? (base for football)
Illamasqua - Radium (base for tennis ball)
China Glaze - Hey Sailor (stitching on baseball)
China Glaze - Life Preserver mixed with OPI - Black Onyx (dot details on basketball)
OPI - Black Onyx (lines on basketball, details on soccer ball)
Illamasqua - Load (details on football and tennis ball)
Seche Vite Top Coat

17 comments:

  1. This is adorable and it looks amazing. I'm sure my attempt wouldn't look even half as nice as yours! HA!

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  2. I'm going to have to try the soccer ball themed nail out this weekend - I have a big tournament :)

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  3. This is so cute, and they are all done perfectly!

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  4. I looooove the tennis ball!!! So cute!!

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  5. I'd love to see a tutorial on these . They're just soo adorable .

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  6. I have to try the basketball design! It's my favorite sport to play!

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  7. Heheh this is such a fun mani!

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  8. This is just like you said...super fun! Loving it! Esp. tossing in the 'turf' green nail to the mix!

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  9. Wow...this is great...my son goes to Italy to play baseball in two weeks and now I know what mani I will be "sportin'" while I'm there!!!!

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