Thursday, March 1, 2012

Newspaper Nails

Make Newspaper Nails
Newspaper Nails
Want to get great results like these. Just follow these easy steps below! Dont forget to comment and follow:)
Apply a solid basecoat to protect your nails.
Solid Base-coat
Apply a solid basecoat to protect your nails. Make sure to let it dry thoroughly.

Paint your nails in a light grey, nude, or light pink nail polish color.
Light Gray Color
Paint your nails in a light grey, nude, or light pink nail polish color. Let it dry thoroughly before doing the next step.
Take the rubbing alcohol.
Rubbing Alcohol
Pour a bit of rubbing alcohol into the cap or into a small jar.
Dip each nail into the rubbing alcohol for about 5 seconds each.
  • Pour a bit of rubbing alcohol into the cap or into a small jar. Dip each nail into the rubbing alcohol for about 5 seconds each.Dip each nail into the rubbing alcohol for about 5 seconds each.

Take a small piece of newspaper.
Take a small piece of newspaper. Press it firmly on your nail for a few seconds.
Peel it off carefully.
Peel it off carefully. You'll find that the inkfrom the newspaper will be left behind
Get a cotton bud and some nail polish remover to clean up your nails.
Get a cotton bud and some nail polish remover to clean up your nails.
Apply a topcoat to your nails.
Apply a topcoat to your nails. This is needed because without it, the newspaper will rub off. It also gives your nail some extra shine.

Like the results? Any Suggestions. Leave a comment Below:)

31 comments:

  1. Just wondering, are these your own original photos?

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    1. Some are and some aren't. I try to have my own pictures usually but if the flash doesn't come out so good i just take them from google. I hoped that helped:)

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    2. Oh thats no problem, I was just wondering! Thanks for the clarification.

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    3. Your Welcome:) Let me know if there is anything else you are wondering

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  2. i've always wanted to try this! thanks for showing us how.
    -jes

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    1. Well its easy and fast! I have these on since the past 2 days and i have gotten soo many compliment asking how to do them :)

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  3. Oh I really like that. I'll have to try it at home.

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    1. Let me know if you do end up trying it :) Dont they just look GORGEOUS !

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  4. This is amazing!! :D Definitely have to try this!!

    www.gemmaisapeanut.blogspot.com

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  5. been wanting to do this for ages! It looks so good and professional! xo

    feel free to check my blog out:
    http://prettypetticoats.blogspot.com/

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    1. Ikr. I didnt even have to go to the salon!!
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      Follow me if you havent already and enter in my giveaway

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  6. LOVE THIS!! Definitely going to be trying this very soon!! Will be following your blog and entering ur giveaway!! Thank you!!!

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    1. Thanks so much ! Make sure to enter in my giveaway quick because it will be closed soon !

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  7. This is just so amazing, you love nail art designing too! I haven't tried this design, I always plan to do this but I always forget it. LOL, thanks dear for dropping by on my blog, so nice to know that you liked it. Thank you so much. I followed you too :) Anyway how can i join on your giveaway? I'm going to read you r previous posts later when I have my vacant time here at work -Much love here from Philippines, JENNY :)

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    1. Just scrOll down and you will find my giveaway. Or just copy my blog link that I put at the rip of my picture :) thanks for the love:)

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  8. WOW! I absolutely love this! I'm wondering if this will look as good on my short nails as it does on longer nails?! Hmmm Sounds like a project! :D

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    1. it may ! But i dont know if the you can get the letter from the newpaper on your nails

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  9. This is deadly! loving it :)

    x x

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  10. Hey girl! Thank you SO much for the sweet comment & for following!! :) I am a new follower (also following on Twitter too)!!!! I absolutely love your blog. I have never seen newspaper nails but it is SOOOOO cute!!!! I'm going to have to try it!! By the way, how can I enter your giveaway? Thanks so much girl!

    Xoxo,
    Ashley
    http://ashleyspassionforfashion.blogspot.com/

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    1. thanks for the follow! oh and on twitter ill be sure to follow you back:)

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    2. you can enter in my giveaway by going down in my other few post to enter :)

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  11. Wow!!!! That looks SOOOOOO beautiful!!!! AMAZING!!!!!

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  12. Wow, that's so cool! I'm going to try it. Thanks :D

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    1. Take a picture. I would love to see the results

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  13. OMG LOVE THIS!!!! Def trying ASAP! ;) XoXo

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  14. Nails are my current obsession, I badly need to try this out!!

    p.s thanks for following my blog :) followed back

    x.

    http://prettyprettypenny.blogspot.co.uk

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