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Rainbow French

Inspired by Sophy Robson. I have actually been thinking about doing this nail look for awhile - just from glancing at the photo of it.. Then I checked her website/blog last night and saw the tutorial was up!

I could have done more justice on this look, but of course I have to try and do my nails before I go out to run errands aka I rushed it!

Which isn't totally terribad.. I just need to have it on for today.. Tomorrow for work.. And if it can hold out until Thursday evening, I will be pleased! I don't have too much luck with longevity of 'French' manicures though..


The one thing I do really like about it? It screams SUMMER in your face!! I also think I need a lighter purple shade..

What was used - Rainbow Lineup picture order: Essie Lollipop, CG Breakin', Orly Sol Cabana, CG Lemon Fizz, OPI Green-Wich Village, OPI Gargantuan Green Grape, Essie Mesmerize, OPI What's With The Cattitude?, Opi Purple With A Purpose & OPI A Grape Fit!

I hope everyone is having a terrific Tuesday and will have a wonderful week! I will try to post up again before I leave for the weekend.. A weekend off again? I feel faint..

Oh, and I suppose I should answer some comments.. It has been awhile!!


Your Comments Answered
From Slow Life:
  • Tierney - Thank you doll.. I just don't really 'value' my work.. Ever. It happens! I really hope you do test it out with other colours, I would like to see what you come up with!!
  • Kae - Thankies!!
  • ch3rryco1a - Thankies, you're too kind!! (:
From Busy Dee:
  • April - Thank you (: I thought it was different yet perfect for each other!
From Break Your Heart:
  • kelliegonzo - Thank you! I was looking through my colours and this combo brought back memories of my favourite friend and I playing Barbies.. It had to be done!
From My Plea:
  • shortnails - That pretty much shatters my heart!! It always seems to be the way to when it is something you really want!!
  • Deez Nails - I guess that is promising! I will have to be on the look out! I know there was a comparison done with a polish by GOSH, which I had seen in Shoppers, but when I went to pick it up.. Gone! Grr!!
  • Tierney - You are my saviour!! Thank you x a million!!
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