Sunday, March 31, 2013

Easter Challenge - Easter Eggs

Happy Easter to those who celebrate! And if you don't celebrate, then I hope you can still enjoy my pretty pastel nails! I really went wild with the spring colors for today's nails.


I think I might have gone a little overboard, but I'm still enjoying all of the color! I guess this is the time of year for me to get my fill of mint and peach and pastel purple. I decided to add in a couple of other colors as well.


I painted each nail a different color again, so I started off with Skittles nails. I used Nicole by OPI Paparazzi Don't Preach, Confetti Margarita Senorita, Revlon Jaded, Deborah Lippmann Let's Hear it for the Boy, and Sinful Colors Sweet Tooth. I used the same colors to decorate my nails too.


I thought there was really no incorrect way to decorate Easter eggs, so I just started free handing random patterns. I didn't plan any out and just sort of went for it by adding straight lines, zig-zags, and dots. I used a very small nail art paint brush for the lines, and a medium dotting tool for the dots. 


I don't normally use separate brushes for my nail art, so some of the lines are a bit uneven. I even somehow managed to make the dots look a little wonky too! But I still think they're pretty and were a great way for me to use a bunch of pastels at once!

I think it's also a great time to compare them to last year's Easter nails I did. That was right after I made my blog. I think I've come a long way!



As always, you're welcome to join in on the challenge! Feel free to share your nails with me on my Facebook wall
There are lots of great bloggers participating in this challenge too! 

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