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The Digital Dozen does Decades – Day 4: 1990s Lisa Frank Nail Art

The Dalai Lama's Nails: The Digital Dozen does Decades - the 1990s

Welcome to my childhood! For the fourth day of the Digital Dozen’s May theme of Decades, I’m bringing you to the 1990s for some Lisa Frank nail art. Here we are in my fourth grade class, with Lisa Frank folders and notebooks – rainbows and glitter …

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Twin Blog Post: Tiger Print Nails

tiger-stripe-nails-color-club-polish-I’m back with another twin blog post! Since there were an uneven number of people in our Twin Blog Post Facebook group, I was paired up with two talented bloggers! Our pairing (er… triplet) was assigned with tiger print. We all had agreed that we would do nontraditional colors, …

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Pinspiration Week: Mosaic

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The Dalai Lama's Nails: Pinspiration week - mosaicFor today’s Pinspiration, I found this pin from a blogger I love, The Polish Alcoholic. She even did a tutorial, which I’ve been meaning to try out for ages (hehe, if you see her original post, I was the *first* comment!). That’s why Pinterest is so great – whenever …

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31DC2013 Day 2: Orange Nails

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The Dalai Lama's Nails: 31DC2013  day 2 orangeHere we are on day 2 of the 31 Day Challenge. I went kind of (ok, super, totally) literal with this one. Orange slices for the orange nails day! This was tricky for me, since I actually only own 3 orange nail polishes – but believe it or not, I used them …

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Dots in the Sand

I forgot this post was scheduled, so you get two posts today! oops. For some crazy reason, I never shared this cute summery dotticure! I don’t know why! I really liked it, though. You can tell it’s old because my nails are a bit shorter than that at the moment. Oh well – better squeeze …

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Stained Glass Cutouts

I’m on a serious roll with these cutouts. You could say I’m a little obsessed! I liked my last look so much that I decided to do it again – or something like it, anyways. I used the same technique, but only did half the nail, which I outlined first. This look was …

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Outlined Gradients

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Ooooooh – one thing I missed after being on the road for 3 weeks was my nail art supplies! I was itching to do some art, let me tell you 🙂 As you know, I am clearly obsessed with gradients, so that had to happen. And I’ve never successfully done the outline style, and I …

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And Now for Something Completely Different

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Thank you all for weighing in on my wedding nails! I’m excited to reveal my final pick in just TWO WEEKS!

How about a bright burst of color for today’s nails? I needed a palate cleanser from all those sheer palate cleansers! Chalkboard Nails is one of my all time favorite blogs. I …

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This manicure was inspired by two of my favorite nail artists, Miss Pop Nails and Rebecca Likes Nails! I’ve rocked ruffian nails before, but I really love the idea of creating layers of frames, sort of. I saw the RLN nails and immediately thought – yep, gotta do those. Plus, …

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Mon Dieu, Mondrian!

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Well, Mondrian did live in Paris for a while, though he was actually from the Netherlands, hence the French post title. Anyways. A while ago, I did this manicure, which I wore to a party; there, my friend, Aaron, mentioned he thought they looked a lot like the classic Mondrian paintings …

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