Spring Trend 2013

Recently, I got reacquainted with an old friend who is a fashion designer and had came up with his own label.

He had an idea about combining nail art with fashion and gave me “homework” on Spring Trend 2013.

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Spring Trend Colours 2013

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Here are the colours I interpreted from the chart he gave me. Most of them are from my existing collection.

Chanced upon a flea Smoochiezz was having at my school. Vivian who was working at the flea helped me with the 6 colours that were missing to complete the set. She is so sweet and helpful. Thanks babe! Also met 2 lovely girls, Eve and Ailin. Ailin is a manicurist and does great work from her home salon called Nail House. You can find her on Facebook.

Now, this isn’t a swatch blog. I love nail art and here they are!!!

The themes are somewhat based on Spring 2013 trends too.

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The 3 collections!!!

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Black and white dramatic contrast. The top left design was an actual replicate of what my friend drew as an illustration!

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Colourful collage, this kinda deviated from the theme cos I got carried away with doing leopard prints. But seemed well received on my facebook and instagram 😀

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This set is got Mother’s Day that is just around the corner in May. Designed for mothers and daughters in mind. Would you like to wear a complimentary manicure as your mom? 😉

Behind the scenes: I had drawn designs first in my phone using Line Draw then transferred them into paper. Somehow, scribbling on traditional medium like paper still felt better.

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Next step to present my homework. The nail wheel was done first then got requested to do them on nail tips instead.

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Made a nail display stand for my homework using cardboard and screws I sneaked out of my dad’s tool box. The large screws were painted with Holy Grail from A-England. Kinda happy with this little DIY. Shall do this for future projects (^_^)

Okie. That’s the end of my little nail design stint. It was hard coming out with designs based on themes. I had a few nail tips that were discarded in the process as they seemed out of place.

Kudos to designers who do this day in and out.

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About ruffiebear

A bear that belongs to a human who enjoys painting nails with colours of the rainbow.
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