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Sunday, 5 February 2012

Nails - peter pan collar

I hope everyone has had a lovely weekend? And kept warm! I'm not a fan of snow, so when it started coming down last night I wasn't too impressed...however, the snowball fight my boyfriend and I had on the way home from the cinema [really recommend seeing Chronicle!] was pretty fun. Not looking so pretty out there today though - it's just a dirty, sludgy mush. So we spent this morning in bed and then booked our holiday to Cyprus this afternoon - it may be cold outside, but I'm dreaming of laying by the pool at our hotel which is right on the beach :)

Anyway, onto the nails!

Browsing Pinterest, I came across an amazing tutorial for peter pan collar nails! They instantly reminded me of tuxedo nails, which I've never really fancied doing on my own nails - but peter pan collars? Yes please!

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I decided to do mine in black and pink, as I love the colours together. Mine may not look as good as those in the tutorial, but they're really easy to do - the hardest part is cleaning them up after, to be fair! I used Models Own Black Magic with my Topshop pink nail art pen.

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15 comments:

  1. I wish I was this good at nail art! x

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  2. those are adorable! I definitely need to try them once I get some new nail art pens!
    x x x

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  3. your nails look lovely! I really need to get booking a getaway to somewhere hot too! xo

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  4. Possibly the BEST NAILS I'VE EVER SEEN. maybe because I'm so all over peter pan collars! I love them.x

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  5. Waw these are amazing, I wish I could do nail art!

    Clare
    xx

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  6. cute!!!

    http://glamourgirl-bg.blogspot.com/

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  7. awh, these nails are so cute! They remind me of the way that Zooey Deschanel wore hers to the Golden Globes, you did a great job - i definitetly don't have the steady hand for this type of intricacy ahaha :)

    ♥mollie from musicandmollie

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  8. That has got to be the cutest polish design ever! Love peterpan collars xx

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  9. These look fabulous! I'm definitely going to have to try these out :)
    dimplesdiaries
    x

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