Category Archives: Gradient Nails

Date: May 20th, 2012

Gradient Manicure, Ombre Manicure and Skittle Manicure. What is what?

With the resurrection of the Gradient Manicure trend also a little confusion about its naming and definition went alongside with it. I must confess that I am a little lot obsessed about correct naming and start to cringe when I …

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Date: May 13th, 2012

Striped and mirrored diagonal gradient manicure featuring Lynnderella Bride of Franken as sparkles on top

The thing about feeling inspired is you have the urge to translate the inspiration immediately into a new manicure which led to my fourth gradient manicure. The inspiration was too strong to resist. Yesterday I picked up three nail polishes …

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Date: May 12th, 2012

Summery diagonal gradient manicure featuring Illamasqua Insanity, Alarm and Stance

I couldn’t resist and did it again. The new and much smoother technique by Sammy from The Nailasaurus still makes me love and adore gradient nails so I had to try another gradient manicure today. This time I wanted to …

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Date: May 9th, 2012

Holographic gradient manicure featuring A England Tristam, Saint George and Princess Sabra (Tristam Eyes) and a subtle stamping

Gradient manicures are the current nail trend I can’t get out of my head so I couldn’t wait to try more gradient nails. I was especially curious about how a holographic gradient manicure would look. Because I wanted to experiment …

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Date: May 8th, 2012

Skittle gradient manicure with the Illamasqua Pastels Blow, Caress, Nudge and Wink

Since I saw the fantastic tutorial by Sammy from The Nailasaurus I couldn’t get gradient manicures out of my head. I have done them in the past and liked them but I did use a different technique and never dared …

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