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Watermelons on my Fingers

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It’s summer here and I’m emulating that in my nails today. (Also, I’m really hungry for watermelon, but that’s a side note!)

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Here’s how to replicate it:

photo 2 (42)Paint your nails a pink or coral color.

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Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Coral Reef

Paint the bottom half your nails with a white or silver. If you have tape to make a straight line, you can do that. Since I didn’t have any, I just painted over my hands to ensure I got an even line.

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Daddy's Credit Card by Spoiled

Daddy’s Credit Card by Spoiled

Paint over that with a mint or green color to make the rind.

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Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Mint Sorbet

Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Mint Sorbet

Using a nail art pen, I added the seeds.

photo 4 (34)photo 3 (46) Voila! You’ve got it – super easy!

*Tip – My first college roommate taught me this tip to get nail polish off your hands. Put your hands in a bowl of cold water and then the polish will easily come off your skin, but not your nails!*

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Author: Kate T.

My day job is chief chocolate consumer at Godiva.

7 thoughts on “Watermelons on my Fingers

  1. I absolutely love this look! But, I am way too bad with nails to ever be able to pull it off!

  2. Such a cute design!

    – KW
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  3. Soso cute. I can just imagine how much cuter eating watermelons with that nail polish design must look (if eating watermelons is cute at all)

  4. Pingback: Teal + mint French pedicure | Librarian for Life and Style

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