Thursday, March 17, 2011

spicy nails

Still more or less housebound.  Suppose I have enough energy to go out, but the last thing I want is a recaĆ­da or a relapse, though in english it doesn't quite inspire as much fear and respect as I think it does in spanish.  They talk about it here like it could be the death 'o you. 

On the bright side, I have not yet gotten tired of doing all the things I never have time to do.  Like experimental manicures!  The half-moon endeavor was too much work for the sloppy pay-off, so I went with a simple yet joyful multi-colored look for this week.

Colors used: MAC Fireball, MAC Shirelle, and Rimmel Pro 318 Coral Queen

Be sure to make the color distribution random.  It's actually way harder than you would think. Or I am dumber than I think.  Whichever.

Ram's head ring by Elizabeth Cole, turquoise ring from covered bazaar in Istanbul, random brass ring, wedding & engagement rings, bracelets from H&M and the rastro (flea market)

In other news, the sun came out today.   I am thankful.

8 comments:

  1. love the nails, but also love the rings - nice variation, coherent, cool difference in colours.

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  2. Cool rings!!

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  3. great combination, red nail with rings.

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  4. The brass ring is dope!

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  5. I'm totally digging that rust vibe...especially with all the jewelry...Global glamour all the way! Great accessories, thanks for sharing!

    xo-Julie

    Haute Khuuture Blog

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  6. I like! See, this is the kind of nail art I can do - I'm much more comfortable with the random colours vs. intricate designs on each individual nails. Love it with your jewelery too! xo

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