This blog began in 2010 as part of the publisher’s promotional materials for my travel book, The Single Girl’s Guide to Meeting European Men. The book rose to #1 on Amazon’s Best-Sellers List within two weeks of publication, and is still selling. The blog has been expanded to cover my other pursuits.

Art Deco-Inspired Nails

May, 29, 2016

I don’t know about you, but it doesn’t take much for me to have an excuse to get dressed-up! So when I went to a 1920’s party, I was decked-out in the era from head-to-toe…including my nails.

Art Deco-Inspired Nails Nails Art

This art deco-inspired polish is a twist on the traditional French nail. Julie, my favorite manicurist, taught me how to create it. First, paint your nails in one color. I went for a light lavender. Second, choose a contrasting but complimentary hue to draw two diagonal streaks ending in a point in the middle of each nail. Third, add a clear top coat. Apply a few more coats before your next manicure to maintain a high polish and protect the underlying color.

Lavender and Silver Polish from OPI…

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