NAILS | RED PLAID

Wearing: Joe Fresh sweater, DIY Neckwarmer, Garage Socks (here)

Holiday nails in a festive plaid as part of the countdown to Christmas! Can’t believe Christmas is only 3 days away and I still haven’t completed all my holiday shopping (eeek!). Anyone else scrambling to get those last minute holiday things done as well?

I actually am not a fan of the holidays, way too stressful with school and gift shopping. Summer vacations are so much better but I can’t help but dream of a White Christmas. Perfect for snuggling up in front of a fireplace with a giant cup of hot cocoa. How will you be dressing up your nails for this holiday season?

How to:

  1. Paint a base red on all fingers but the ring fingers; paint a black base on the ring fingers
  2. Take a deeper red or jelly type nail polish and do a rough gingham pattern on the red nails
  3. Take a thin stripper brush and paint the black plaid lines; 3 across, 3 vertically
  4. Repeat with gold (single lines)
  5. Top off the ring fingers with a gold glitter
  6. Top coat to seal
Polishes used: Essie’s Russian Roulette, OPI’s Malaga Wine, Revlon’s Black Magic, Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear in Bold Gold and Golden-I

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