‘Dots & Stripes’ nail design

This is my first time at ‘FingerFood’s Theme Buffet’ and this weeks theme is ‘dots & stripes’ 🙂 ! Here are the two nail polishes I chose for this nail design:

Bold Blue & Pistachio Ice Cream

Bold Blue & Pistachio Ice Cream

They are by MUA and one is called ‘Bold Blue’ and the other is called ‘Pistachio Ice Cream’ – the best thing about these nail polishes is that they were only £1 from Superdrug! I saw someone recommending these on another blog and decided I just had to get some! (I did comment on the persons blog who recommended these, so if it’s you then let me know and I will link to you 🙂 )!

On with the design…

MUA-dots-and-stripes-nail-art-designI started by painting over the nails with ‘Bold Blue’ (two coats) and once dry I applied metallic silver striping tape diagonally across. I then took my dotting tool and created some dots above the lines using ‘Pistachio Ice Cream’ and finished (once dry) with a Sally Hansen top coat.

I loved these nails, the MUA colours were gorgeous and so shiny! What do you think? Has anyone tried any different MUA colours?


17 thoughts on “‘Dots & Stripes’ nail design

  1. I love the blue and silver together, and the MUA polishes look beautiful!

  2. Thank you! I’m really happy with the way the ‘Bold Blue’ looks, it’s such a nice colour 🙂 xx

  3. Love your design! That blue polish is gorgeous!!

    • Thank you! I love the colour too, it’s nice and bright for Spring 😀 x

  4. Ooooh, reminds me of beautiful blue summer skies! MUA polishes are great aren’t they 🙂 ! Nice design!

    • Thank you xx and now that you mention it, it does look like the summer sky :)! I might make some summery nails using this colour next, with the sun and the green grass 😀 xx

      • oh! I like the sound of that 😀 xx

  5. Really like it! Colors are great, and the stripping tape gives it a nice pop!

    • Thank you! I love using metallic striping tape, it gives your nails a look that you can’t get from nail polish 🙂

  6. gorgeous color, love the nail art 😀

    • Thank you so much 🙂 x

  7. Pretty design. I so very want Bold Blue polish 🙂

    • Thank you! Yes, the Bold Blue is a gorgeous colour isn’t it 😀 x

  8. I love the color. Perfect for the season. Also ifea of using tape is fantastic

    • Thank you! And thanks for the nice comment 😀 xx

  9. Such a pretty summery mani love the blue I do like some MUA polishes and you cannot complain for just a £1 well done love it 🙂

    • Aw thank you 😀 !! Yes, definitely can’t complain for a £1, I have been back and bought another one since, can’t wait to use it, it’s called ‘Lush Lilac’ 😀

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