First Ever Mani Recreation : Rockin' The Peacock

Allo polish Pals!
Hope you are all doing well? How was your weekend? I had a really lovely girls day on Saturday with my sister-in-law; she spoilt me terribly and I am so grateful, I love spending time with her. She has a wicked sense of humor! – I think sometimes its important to have just girly days like that. I was also happy to discover one of our drug stores here in Holland is now carrying Sinful Colors – Wahoo! For today's post I am showing you a recreation of my first ever manicure that I posted here. I am not 100% happy with this new version but I think its still a big difference and hopefully an improvement on the original.
Left: My first version which I created two years ago, Right: Funked up version!

On my thumb, middle and ring finger I began by applying two coats of Hema's Green Chameleon and used Color Club's 'Cold Metal' and Fearne's 'High Tide' to create a gradient (a lot less noticeable then I wanted it – sad face, boo boo) I then used Barry M's 'Gold Foil' to add the peacock feather by using the Nail Craze stamping plate 01. On my remaining fingers I used two coats of 'High Tide' and added Sinful Color's 'Nail Junkie' glitter on top. I finished it off by adding some golden holo hexagons.


What do you think of both manicures? Do you prefer the original or my recreation?
I think I'll still recreate this again one day, I want to get the perfect peacock look!

Have a lovely day!
Love
Ithi

Comments

  1. Great improvement even though I like both styles! :D

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  2. wow, both design are very good but I think the second one is more advanced and it is noticeable you love playing with colours :)

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  3. both manicures are nice ! the newest has big contrast ! love it !

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  4. So lovely to see your first nail art creation!
    And your second version looks even more pretty! ;)

    xx julia

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  5. I love both but the new one attracts me more, probably because of the glitter :D

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  6. Your recreation shows how skilled you have become! I am glad you finally found a Kruidvat that has Sinful Colors :) I own the same teal glitter topper and have to try it yet.

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  7. This looks amazing. I really like it :-) It is good to compare now and then :-)

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  8. So pretty! Love the nail colors you used for this design!

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  9. The colours you picked for the recreation are just beautiful and of course the peacock feather is one of my all time favourite stamping images xx

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  10. The new version is much better. You used gorgeous polishes for this mani.

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  11. very pretty, you can really see the improvement :) for my 2nd blogaversary I revisited my first mani too! Great minds :)

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