Gradient Polka Dot Mani

Last week I got some new dotting tools, YAY! I’ve been trying to come up with a design all week so I could use them, but nothing.. Until today!

I decided to do a gradient polka dot design, because I really need to practice the gradient manicure!

Gradient can be really messy, so before I get on to the manicure I wanted to show you the difference between taped and untaped fingers and how taping your fingers can help with the cleanup!

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The taped finger is on the left and you can see the difference between the mess! I always tape my fingers when doing gradient nails because sponging makes cleaning up a nightmare! And I know the manicure looks really bad right now, but it will look better, trust me!

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The polishes I used are:

Rimmel 60 Seconds in ‘Grey Matter’

Strictly Come Dancing Collection in ‘Feisty’

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So as you can now see the manicure is complete and looks great now, think I’m beginning to get the hang of gradient nails! Its all about having a great top coat on standby!

What do you think of gradient mixed with polka dots, is it a good combination?

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2 thoughts on “Gradient Polka Dot Mani

  1. Wow this is totally awesome! I love gradients and the fading dots make it SO cool! 🙂

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