Thursday, June 28, 2012

Lazy Days of Summer Challenge #2- Summer Ombre

Oh man do I both love and despise having to do an ombre. First, I love it because it's easy and it's fun and looks super cute when you're done. Second, I dislike them because I need to seriously dig through my polish stash and find enough polishes with which to accomplish a halfway decent ombre. In my last challenge, I did a blue one, seen HERE. I was pretty sure blue was the only color I had enough of in my collection to do this type of manicure and was relieved when that challenge was over.
Enter in the Lazy Days of Summer Challenge....Summer Ombre? Oh poo! "How will I ever do this?" I thought to myself. "I don't have enough of a variety in my polishes to do another one!"

Well, I was wrong. I was very wrong. I do have enough! I was able to pull off a bright neon pinkishness one!

So, I like it. I think I should have rearranged the polish order a bit, but oh well! This is just proof that I really need to swatch my bottles!
Thumb- China Glaze Flip Flop Fantasy
Index- Color Club Poptastic
Middle- Color Club Warhol
Ring- China Glaze Strawberry Fields
Pinkie- Essence Ultimate Pink

Be sure to check everyone else's out too!

Victoria Vertel

Alyson Epstein

Amanda Murphy

Hannah Fabiny

Sue O'Connor

Katee Baum

Charlotte-Louise Bennett

Jessica Francis

Karine Assemien

Jen Guin

Jessica Brown

Ashley Rowlands-Vanderzande

Pryanka Arora

Anna Freedman, Erin Obriecht, Robin Storesund

Maribeth Robienczak

Kayono Lan (aka Johanna)

Sharra Farivar

Nichole Mowery

Stephanie Oblas

Thanks for reading!