Inspired by Fashion – Diane Von Furstenberg + Tutorial

ImageHello lovelies, I’m a day late with my fashion inspired post, unfortunately.

This is inspired from a design by Diane Von Fürstenberg’s Spring/Summer 2014 collection at New York Fashion Week. When I saw the colour combo, I just had to see how it looks on my nails.

And a good news, I did a small tutorial for this also.

Polishes used:

  • White on White by China Glaze
  • Funky Orange by Maybelline Colorama
  • Tart by Maybelline Colorama
  • Hanging in the Balance by China Glaze

On to the tutorial part, have some photos for that too.

Tutorial:

  • Things you need: white, coral/orange, purple and a blue nail polish; stamping kit and a sponge
  1. Firstly apply your base coat and when it’s dry a coat of white polish. I made it as thin as I could. So don’t mind if it’s a bit streaky. Wait for it to dry.
  2. Apply the three colours onto a sponge. I applied coral and blue evenly and then added a slim stripe of purple between. Tab your nails. I did 2 coats to make it opaque enough for my taste. After this I applied a coat of my quick dry top coat.
  3. When step 2 has dried use your chosen pattern and stamp it onto your nails. I used White on White by China Glaze for the stamps. Lastly apply your top coat and you’re done.

ImageYou can see the 3 main steps here. I did a bit of cleaning up after the gradient but not fully since I knew some of the stamping will get onto my cuticles. You can also see the 3 polishes (bottom right) and the stamping plate I used (it’s not Konad btw but I know Konad has the same plate).

Scroll down and you will see my inspiration and also another photo of this design. I am very pleased how this turned out to be.

The photo credits for the fashion photo belong to AFP/Scanpix.

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About Kairi

Art loving girl from Estonia.
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3 Responses to Inspired by Fashion – Diane Von Furstenberg + Tutorial

  1. My goodness, so pretty, can’t do nothing but follow, keep em coming ; )

  2. blimbo2005 says:

    I like this look a lot

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