Sunday, March 18, 2012

Champagne Bubbles Stamped

I was at Sally’s to pick up some facial wax and I just couldn’t resist, they had some great polishes on clearance so I picked up two more Orly’s, Shining Star and Twlight, two lovely glitters I picked up for $1.99 each! I also picked up FingerPaints Red Crackle for the same price and then they had Champagne Bubbles, Skyscraper, Poinsettia, and Iron Cross 360 which looks a lot like Riveting, so I had to give it a home in my collection. I also picked up Instant Artificials and it’s really working out nicely as a new base coat.

I want to try to stamp with Champagne Bubbles, but for now I used it as the base color for my current manicure. I used Sally Hansen Insta-Dri’s in Pronto Purple which looked red on this gold base color, and Co-Bolt Blue, which turned green on this base color. I did okay on the stamping, still not as perfect as I would like it to be, but it’s still good. I seem to get better results when I stamp at night, it’s like the winds die down enough I can get it on my nails before it dries on the stamper.








I hope you like this manicure, I am not as pleased with it as I had hoped I would be, but then it’s just on for a little while, it’s not like I have to leave it on for longer then I want to. That’s the best part of having a nail polish hobby interest. You can change them as often as you like. I hope that you enjoy your polishes as much as I enjoy mine. I am pondering the purchase of either a helmer from Ikea, or a 3 drawer storage cube sometimes called a melmer, because you get it from Michael’s or Hobby Lobby. When I get one I’ll post stash pictures. We got the new camera, but I am still learning to get the settings right. Luckily this camcorder doesn’t do too bad in sunlight. That’s all for now, happy polishing!

2 comments:

  1. Have you used CG, 'Champagne Bubbles' to stamp, does it come out?

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  2. Hi Rozae,

    Yes I did test it out on this manicure here:

    http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-gKQw0WndHz8/T2x1nRGL1_I/AAAAAAAAAYE/b4PZyN1G4qg/s320/PICT1780.JPG

    It's the one on the index finger nail. It wasn't too bad. I liked the Revlon in Golden better though, that was on the middle finger nail. I hope it lets me share that pic. If it doesn't make a link of it copy that URL and it will take you to the pic I snapped of it over Rapid Red. Thanks for commenting!

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