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Somebody To Love

By Leighton Meester featuring Robin Thicke.. This is another song I got a hold of quite some time ago, but was never overly interested in.. Until I gave it a full listening to and realized she is speaking French in the song.. Playing this song and 'Psycho Killer' by The Talking Heads back to back? Win!

Here is the mani I worked on last night (at 1am.. an insomniac that suffers from boredom yay!) Annnd.. Because I was feeling extra generous (and I was pretty happy how it was going after painting on black lines) I started snapping photos.. Enjoy!



  1. Paint base colour. I used 2 coats of OPI Alpine Snow.
  2. I globbed some CG Liquid Leather on to my index card, and using a nail art brush, I painted on black lines.
  3. Using OPI No Room For The Blues, I painted in the sections that are to be blue.
  4. Using SH Insta-Dri Lightning, I painted in the yellow sections.
  5. Using OPI A Shorts Story, I painted in the pink sections.
  6. Using OPI A Grape Fit, I painted in the purple sections.
  7. (Not Shown) I used some more CG Liquid Leather and went over the black lines.
Yesterday I found a wealth of nail art magazine downloads, so I am just stocked with pics to test out - which I look forward to sharing. Now, I LOVE THIS!  I seriously cannot stop looking at my finger nails.. And seriously, it only took maybe 45 minutes from start to finish. I already had a lady this morning basically calling me a liar and asking where I get my nails done. I mean, it isn't the best work ever, but it is something that I have done that I am incredibly pleased with. Now I can rest in happiness for a few days until my insomnia boredom strikes again!

Have a fabulous Friday everyone!!

Your Comments... ANSWERED!!!
  • Tierney - Thank you so much - it was a lot of fun to do! And thankies for the award, I will have to get that posted up a bit later (:
  • Doo - Thank you doll!!
  • April - Haha, yeeah, I tend to add a bunch of things to a post that really not necessary.. BUT! Junior Boys concert.. That is incredible! Times I wish I were in Tulsa!! Thank you very much (:
  • ch3rryco1a - Thank you! Yes, I did freehand all of that jazz - it is actually quite easy AND I chose larger blocks of black to hide my less than perfect freehand work, haha!
  • The Diva's Polish - That is such an awesome compliment! Thank you.. I think, haha! Thankies (:
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