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The Digital Dozen Does Stamping | Plate BeautyBigBang 07

Painted Fingertips | Purple stamping with plate BeautyBigBang07 - The Digital Dozen Does Stamping - macro

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I’m still behind, but chugging along – today I have my 4th post of the Digital Dozen’s stamping week to share with you. So far this week, I’ve combined my posts with stamping plate and polish reviews – firstly plates BeautyBigBang10 and BeautyBigBang09, and then I shared stamped looks with the Moonflower Polish Spring collection. Today I am continuing the trend with a review of plate BeautyBigBang07. (more…)

Review: Born Pretty Store Gem Stamping Plate 02

Painted Fingertips | Stamped gems

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I’m back from a fun jam-packed holiday in California and I feel like I’ve been away from Painted Fingertips for ages!  I hope you’ve had a lovely holiday season. I’m glad to be back with some new nail art to share with you 🙂 Today I have a review of a fun gemstone stamping plate from Born Pretty Store to share with you. (more…)

#31DC2016 Day 21: Inspired by Autumn Colours

Painted Fingertips | Swatch: Seche Premier Lacquer Whimsical

Purchased using PR discount.

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We’re into the final section of the 31 Day Challenge! All the rest of the themes are ‘inspired by’ something and today’s is inspired by a colour. The beginnings of autumn have definitely arrived here in Minnesota and a few of the trees are beginning to change. It seems like this year I’ve caught the fall bug, too. I love summer, but I’ve found myself drawn to browns and bronzes recently. In the Voxbox I received from Influenster a few weeks ago, I got a bottle of Seche Intrepid and also a coupon to get a second colour with the purchase of a bottle of Seche Vite. Seche Vite is a great top coat, so of course I took advantage of it. The colour I decided to pick was the perfectly autumny Seche Whimsical. (more…)

Review: Born Pretty Store stamping plate BP-L 002

Painted Fingertips | Gold Born Pretty Store stamping over purple

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Today I have another Born Pretty Store stamping plate review to share with you. As usual, I have done 2 different looks to show you what this plate can do. A schematic of the plate is shown below: (more…)

Geometric Double Stamping

Painted Fingertips | Geometric double stamping

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Today I have some double stamping to share with you. I keep seeing amazing double-stamped nails, and it never quite seems to work out for me! I really like the colour combination I’ve used today though, and it certainly creates an interesting look.  (more…)

Nail art ideas for Weddings – Silver and Gold

Painted Fingertips | Gold and silver nails with ornate blue stamping - perfect for a wedding

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As the old saying goes, for your wedding you always need something gold, something stamped, something patterned and something blue. Wait, am I remembering that right? It doesn’t matter – these nails incorporate all 4 of my version and we all know nails are what a wedding is all about.

Today’s theme in the Crumpet’s Nail Tarts challenge is weddings, obviously. I’ve never been much of a fan of most ‘traditional’ wedding nail looks – French manicures or soft pinks just aren’t my thing. In fact, for my own wedding, I wore sparkly teal nails with stamped swirls. It was important to me to do what I wanted rather than to conform to any norms – after all, it was my wedding day! With that in mind, I went with a bit of a compromise on these. I used a gold and silver base – pretty traditional wedding colours – but then went all out with stamping and ended up with wedding nails that are anything but traditional. (more…)

Review: Born Pretty Store plate BP-L 029

Painted Fingertips | Stamped lilies over Darling Diva Francis

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Hi everyone!

I have a review of another Born Pretty Store stamping plate to share with you today. I’ve actually already used this plate a couple of times, for my multicoloured flowers stamping and for these teal flowers – which I loved, so go take a look! I haven’t shown you the plate specifically yet, though, so I’ve done another 2 manicures using the plate to show you the pretty nail art you can do! (more…)

2 Stamped Manicures and Review: BPS Stamper

Painted Fingertips | Zoya Ireland stamped with Zoya Song

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I hope you’re ready because I have TWO gorgeous stamped manicures to share with you today! I love the second one most so I hope you’ll scroll down and take a look at it 🙂 (more…)