It’s St Patrick’s day and the whole of the UK is celebrating with a good old knees up. I’m definitely heading to the pub tonight and I certainly want to my nails to be looking suitably celebratory while clasped around a half of Guinness. So I’ve spent a bit of time creating a cute little design on my nails using permanent marker pen – please see my tutorial on marker pen nail art. I’ve tried a few different leaf designs – the normal clover, the shamrock, a lucky four-leaf clover and even a heart on my little finger.
So I’ll be showing off my special shamrock nail-art to anyone who cares to look this evening and will be sporting this home-made ring that I’ve crafted for the occasion. It’s another very simple tutorial: using ring-backs, buttons and a lot of superglue – check out my upcycling buttons tutorial blog post for instructions.
I hope you all have a lovely St Patrick’s Day, wherever you are in the world :)
- The cheapest ever nail art & permanently perfect nails (cassiefairy.com)
- Button Up! upcycling your old buttons into fashion accessories (cassiefairy.com)
- St. Patrick’s Day Free Printables (blovelyevents.com)