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8 Spooky Nights Nail Art Challenge - Day 7 & 8: Graveyards and Orange/Black!

Anddddd we're back! Hurricane Sandy took our electricity with her and we just got it back today. We definitely consider ourselves very lucky! Everyone that was hit from the storm in my heart and prayers <3 I also wanted to give a HUGE thank you to everyone who voted for me in the OPI Candy Manis contest. I made it into the top ten. Thank you, thank you, thank you! 

Thanks to the storm, I missed out on posting the last two days of the 8 Spooky Nights Nail Art Challenge so I'm just going to post both in this post. Let's check 'em out!

The first one is graveyards! My friends and I love going to cemeteries. I'm not weird, I swear! We love looking up the most haunted ones in our state and checking them out. I remember one time we went to one and heard cannons going off. Super creepy!

I used a white base and sponged a gradient using Essie Playdate and Zoya Megan for the sunset. I then used a black Migi pen and black striper to create the graves and the bats (that look very similar to 'M's - oops!).

Day 8 is orange and black! I've been seeing this drip effect for a while and was dying to try it out! 

I had SO much fun participating in this challenge. I love pushing myself to try out new nail art techniques. I hope you all enjoyed them and will check me out again for a Thanksgiving nail art challenge!

Here's a recap of my 8 Spooky Nights nails. Which ones were your favorite?



  1. I really like the cemetery nails. They are different and I love the colors you used. That drip effect is nice! I love orange and black. :-)

    1. Thank you so much! :) I really like the gradient colors too. Orange and black are my old highschool's football team colors so it's so always the first thing I think of when I see those two colors together. Lol!

  2. YAY! So glad to see you back! These mani's are really cute! I especially love the drips!

    1. Thank you! I'm glad to be back. Woohoo!

  3. Two great manis! Glad you're back and OK!


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