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12 Manicures of Christmas 06 // Christmas Seriotype

Okay... so you had to know this one was coming! Thanks to today's Fishbowl Friday prompt of CHINA GLAZE... it's happening even sooner than anticipated!!! And yes, that is actually the prompt this week. I was a little bit confused last week. But no worries! just a lovely Christmas Seriotype that is overflowing with glitter...

China Glaze Holiday Manicure
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Holiday Seriotype
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China Glaze Holiday Manicure
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China Glaze Christmas Manicure

China Glaze Holiday Manicure
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Holiday Seriotype Nails

Polishes Used:

1 Coat Fingerpaints Smooth Over Ridge Filler
China Glaze Glittering Garland
China Glaze Holly-Day
China Glaze Mingle with Kringle
China Glaze Pointsettia
China Glaze Ravishing Dahling!
China Glaze Twinkle Lights
Pahlish Autumn People
SinfulColors Holiday Rebel
2 Coats SinfulColors Clear Coat
1 Coat Seche Vite

Has it really been over a month since my last Seriotype? Almost two months?!? WHAT?!? How in the world did that even happen? Probably something to do with NaNoWriMo...

Going into the 12 Manicures of Christmas, I wanted to do a Holiday Seriotype, I just wasn't quite sure if it would work or how. Because green and red are opposite on the color wheel and tend to make brown when mixed together, I was a little worried. But all those worries flew out the window as I watched this gorgeous Seriotype layering come together!

I started out by alternating Holly-Day and Pointsettia on my nails. Using saran wrap, I randomnly dabbed Ravishing Dahling and Glittering Garland onto each nail. Then, I sponged on SinfulColors Holiday Rebel. Next, using my saran wrap again, I dabbed on a little bit of Mingle with Kringle. Twinkle Lights was sponged on top of that. After that, each red nail got a smidge more Pointsettia blotted with saran wrap. I did the exact same thing on my green nails, using Holly-Day. To finish off the Seriotype, each nail got a coat of Pahlish Autumn People. I added 2 coats of SinfulColors clear coat for extra smoothness, followed by a thick coat of Seche Vite.

Talk about festive! I really love how this Seriotype turned out, and I'm honestly kind of sad that I have to take it off tonight. But I've still got a few more Manicures of Christmas to go!

And speaking of those manicures, my December Rainbow Honey Mystery Bag came on Wednesday with two new gorgeous polishes in it. Today, my Black Friday Pahlish order arrived. Gumdrop Rooftop needs to be on my nails soon! And tomorrow, my Secret Santa goodies are scheduled to arrive, and the goodies I sent are scheduled to be delivered!

Other than that, there's a little more Christmas shopping than I would like to have left at this point, but I think that's pretty common at this point! Peanut and I are baking cookies with Granny Sparkle, then she has a Christmas party to go to while I do a little more shopping or wrapping. I haven't decided yet. Either way... I'm still having a hard time believing that Christmas is only one week away! Eeeeeek!!! Where did December go?!?




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