March 04, 2016

Dotted Chevron Nail Art Featuring Born Pretty Store Chevron Striping Tape

Dotted nail art

Hello readers,
Today I have some geometric nail art to share with you.  I really like chevron patterns, but the cost of nail vinyls can add up so I don't use them that often.  I was intrigued when I saw Born Pretty Store had chevron nail tape and decided to test it out.

The tape comes in three strips - two outer strips with a chevron cut on one edge and a center strip which has the chevron cut on both edges.  The tape itself stick very well but doesn't leave residue when peeling off.  For this look I started with a base of Dance Legend Melange Collection 270.  I Used the two outer chevron strips to tape of a wide chevron down the center of my nail.  Then I dabbed China Glaze Liquid Leather in between the tape strips and peeled them off while the black polish was still wet.  Finally, I used a dotting tool to add dots up either size of each chevron stripe.  Two coats of Girly Bits Glitter Glaze sealed everything up to a perfectly level finish.  Photos were taken in daylight spectrum lighting.

Purple and black nail art Dotted nail art

Chevron nail art Dotted nail art

Overall I'm quite happy with this nail tape.  It leaves crisp edges and is a cost saving alternative to chevron nail vinyls.  If you're picking up any nail art supplies from Born Pretty Store make sure to use the coupon code MSTK31 for 10% your order of regular priced items.

Happy polishing,


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