Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Nail polish & wire - Pinterest Wednesday

I saw this pin a while back and thought it was a fantastic idea!

http://www.pinterest.com/pin/365706432213127823/

I don't think I'd have the patience to create something as beautiful as that, but I quite like what I came up with.

I started off trying a bow:



I had problems with the bow as the circle was too large and I couldn't add enough nail polish to make it stick, so I made a thinner one to practice on:


And finally got it! 

So I created a collection of a few together:


And then painted them with the nail varnish. I'd advise that you first paint around the edges on the inside and let dry to a tacky consistancy, then swirl a full brush around the inside and it should take:


All dry the next morning:


I only had the black nail varnish to hand, but I bet it would look great with pastel colour nail polishes, like the ones from the original pin.

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