NOTD: Stars n Stripes Forever!

Freedom’s natal day is here.
Fire the guns and shout for freedom,
See the flag above unfurled!
Hail the stars and stripes forever,
Dearest flag in all the world.
~Florence A. Jones

It’s 4th of July today which for us proud Americans means we celebrate our Independence Day with our loved ones and friends!! IĀ  love our beautiful flag and everything it stand for: freedom, liberty and the pursuit of happiness šŸ™‚ So did another patriotic mani for today! I also did a different look on a previous post which is a faster alternative to have some red and white and blue here.

4thofjuly

To achieve this look:

  1. Prepare nails with a base coat. Apply Sally Hansen Xtreme White On on thumb,middle finger and pinky- or the nails you wanna do striping.
  2. I did a glitter accent nail using one coat of Revlon Silver Dollar topped with 2 coats Hard Candy’s Celebrate the Sequins.
  3. For the stars accent finger, I used Essie’s Midnight Cami and did some star glitter placement using top coat as a glue.
  4. I cut nail art striping tape into 6 pieces per nail and placed it over the white nails diagonally- spacing them as evenly as possible. I painted in the stripes with Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Red Carpet and remove the tape before the polish dries.
  5. Top it off with topcoat and viola!

Hope everyone has a Happy Independence Day!!

~xoxo B

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4 thoughts on “NOTD: Stars n Stripes Forever!

  1. This looks great! I did some red, white and blue nail art of my own for the day.
    By the way where do you get the striping tape? I feel like it would make doing nail art so much easier! Thanks!
    XOXO
    Veronica
    Ps. New post!

    • Thank you! I got my striping tape from Amazon! They are really inexpensive and come in a like a pack of several! šŸ™‚ Ohhh I’ll check out ur new post!!
      xoxo B

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