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Nail DIY: Easy Quilted Nail Art Pattern

Quilted Print Nail Tutorial

Here’s a quick easy tutorial on how to create an easy quilted nail pattern with a nail brush: 2 coats of your base color. I recommend you wait until your base layers are dry before added your pattern. Draw dotted diagonal lines across your nail. Then draw the more diagonal lines the opposite way (perpendicular) to the where the spaces of the of your first lines are to created a quilted look! Easy peasy! If you love unique, one of…

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DIY: Movember Mustache Nails Tutorial

Movember Nail Tutorial

It’s finally November or Movember should I say? If you’re not familiar with Movember,  it’s an annual, month-long event involving the growing of mustaches held during November that raises funds and awareness for prostate cancer and other male cancer initiatives. In the spirit of charity I decided to do a fun nail tutorial to create a mustache nails tutorial. So while our male counterparts start going their mustaches, we can create little mustache nails of our own.   You’ll need two colors of…

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A Bright Idea to Save a Chipped Manicure!

Save your manicure!

Murphy’s law always applies to me – so of course I chip my freshly mani’d nails a few hours before I go out. But instead of starting from scratch, I’ve decided to build on what I have.  One little chip shouldn’t have to ruin all my nails.  So let’s save that chipped manicure and do a little easy nail art while we’re at it. How to save a chipped manicure Start off by applying a base coat just to the…

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Inspiration for Halloween Nails

Halloween Nails

            Happy Halloween! This will be the first year I don’t have a costume. But in the spirit of Halloween I decided to share some of my favorite seasonal nail art. I hope you enjoy it 🙂 If you love unique, one of a kind accessories, make sure to check out my accessories shop The Jewelry Box by YesMissy!…

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Nail Art Tips for Painting Stripes

Nail art tips for painting stripes

Nail art tips for painting stripes I’ve been doing a lot of crazy nail art lately. So this week, I decided to go for something simple and classic. To welcome the Fall season, I’ve chosen to use a pretty caramel shade highlighted with a gold stripe. Like anything, nail art requires practice, in fact a LOT of practice! Drawing straight lines with a nail brush is no easy task. I had repaint a few my nails just to get them.…

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DIY: Adorable Polka Dot Nails

DIY: Easy Polka Dot Nails

In the spirit of summer, I’ve decided to keep the summer fun going with a fun colorful polka-dot manicure. The finished look of these nails really remind me of Dippin’ Dots ice cream. It’s a fun, playful look and super easy to create! To create this fun polka dot nail art, you’ll need few colors of nail polish (4 in my case) and a dotting tool (or just use a blunt toothpick.) You’ll just want to start off with 2…

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Nail DIY: Abstract Needle Drag Nail Art

YesMissy.com: yellow abstract nails

  Abstract Needle Drag Nail Art So what do you think of this abstract design? After seeing some gorgeous needle drag designs on Pinterest lately, and I thought it was about time that I try it out. It didn’t work out exactly as planned since this was my first attempt,  but I’m still happy with this abstract design I created.  This nail art is super easy to do, (like all the nail art I do 😉 ) and basically another…

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Nail DIY: Leopard Print Nails Tutorial

Leopard nails tutorial

Easy Leopard Print Nails Tutorial Leopard Prints have been trending for so many seasons, I think they’re starting to become a classic. I’m going to show you how easy it is to create a leopard print on your nails!  The best part of this design is that it doesn’t need to be perfect. Each leopard print is a little random and unique, so this is something everyone can do! Step by Step Tutorial for Leopard Print Nail Art Start off with…

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Nail DIY: Easy Nail Art – Hearts & Stripes

I’ve been getting so many compliments on my nails that I thought it would be fun to share how I did this look. It’s simple to do, all you need is 2 colors of nail polish, a thin brush, and some nail stickers (not necessary). Just follow these easy steps. Paint your thumb, middle finger and pinky the dark pink color – 2 coats. Paint your index and ring finger a pale pink color – 2 coats as well. Find…

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