Tuesday Nailtique: Dots

With all of these fun manicures out there, there are more nail tools to be purchased.  Dotting tools, brushes, etc.  Take a page from The Beauty Department and use what you already have i.e., bobby pins and mechanical pencils.  Tips below…

photos/post/graphic design: Kristin Ess

You Need:
Base + top coat
Solid nail polish
Accent nail polish(es) for dots


  1. Paint base coat.
  2. Paint 2 coats of solid color on all nails.
  3. Take you accent colors and dot them on a disposable, non-porous surface.
  4. Dip the tip of the bobby pin in color to create the large dots.
  5. Dip the tip of the mechanical pencil in secondary color to create the smaller dots.
  6. Let dry.
  7. Paint top coat.



2 responses to “Tuesday Nailtique: Dots

  1. What a brilliant idea!!

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