Montag, 15. Oktober 2012

Día De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead - Sugar Skull Nails

I hope you're not bored with Mexican themed nails, because there's more where that came from! I wanted to do Sugar Skull nails since I first saw them. They're so colorful and that's always a good reason for nail art. Sugar Skulls are part of the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos or Day of the Dead, which is honoring the deceased. 

I originally planned to go for full Sugar Skull nails but that would have been a lot of work, especially with my weak hand. So I just went for an accent nail with one Sugar Skull while leaving my other nails with a simple, matching design. The accent nail is done with acrylic paint on one coat of Wet 'n' Wild - Black Creme. My other nails are done with two coats of H&M - All Eyes On Me. Then I added striping tape and filled out the triangle with Black Creme. On top of each triangle I placed a single stud. As always on top is one coat of Essie - Good To Go. 




Check out my Mexican tag, if you are interested in more Mexican related nail art! 

Thank you for reading!

Kommentare:

  1. Very nice! I looove Sugar Skulls! x

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  2. very cool! you did a fantastic job on the skull!

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  3. Przepiękne! Oddaj mi swój talent.

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  4. Wow wie gut du den Totenkopf hinbekommen hast o_o, sieht super aus!!! Überhaupt gefällt mir dein Nail Art sehr gut, habe dieses Jahr auch ein Sugar Skull Nail Art gepinselt.

    lg Neru

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  5. absolut genial, mal wieder! ich find die Sugar Skulls und das ganze bunte Treiben um den Dia de los Muertos sowieso toll :)

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  6. Wow! The skull is really well done! :D

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