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October 10, 2011
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Yep, this happened.  And yep, I’ve been sitting on this one awhile; honestly, there are a ton of ideas that I’ve either been sitting on or will continue to do so… I don’t want to tackle the really fun stuff that I’ve been looking forward to trying until I know I’m getting to a point where I’m good enough to tackle it, you know?  So this one tumbled around in my head for months, and I really like how it turned out!  Things got a little wonky on the peppermint (dang you swirls!!!) but otherwise I feel good about how it looks.

I started with a coat of Kleancolor White and then went in with acrylic paint for… everything.  There was no way I was doing this one with nail polish.  Once I had all the colors down I put on a clear coat, waited for that to dry, then used Wet n Wild Ebony Hates Chris to add some detail and lines, finishing it off by adding the background in China Glaze Shower Together.

nyan cat

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…and yep, theme song has been stuck in my head for hours since starting this mani.  Thanks nyan cat!

10 Responses

  1. Olivia C. says:

    LOVE! I was wondering if you’d do something like this!

  2. Angie says:

    OMG I LOVE NYAN CAT!! LOL, my brother introduced this to me one late night, when we were sitting around drinking…..and I was mesmerized for like 10 whole minutes! This is so stinking awesome!

  3. rock-or-not says:

    so fun!!
    I love this song ^^
    Great mani!!

  4. BEAUXSMOM says:

    YAY NYAN CAT IS THE BEST! YOU DID A GREAT JOB, ITS PERFECT.

  5. Kelly says:

    Hahah, these are too cute! :)

  6. Maria says:

    Now I really want to do a french manicure with little peppermint accents!

  7. Kayleigh says:

    Hahaha love it!! Nyan cat is a design I’ve been meaning to test out too!

  8. Alexis says:

    So yes.. I want to do this. You’re my inspiration for a lot of manis. This is so damn cute!

    xoxo

  9. DalaLuz says:

    Nicely done again :) Honestly, how do your nails survive all that creatvity, wow!

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