Nail Art // The Digit-al Dozen Does Decades: 1960's Inspired Blobicure

by - Wednesday, January 11, 2017


I don't know you guys, I feel like my creativity has left me these days. :( Getting these nails out was almost physically painful for me I had so few ideas... This was my third attempt at something vaguely 1960's themed and I'm still not happy with it. I think I was going for like, a blobicure inspired by a lava lamp?? :/

I need to stop being such a Debbie Downer. Grr. Positives, okay... Hmm, well, this is a moderately successful blobicure, which I have never done before! That's good, right? :) And I did get a mani done today, so that is a success I can acknowledge too. So that's two positives. Just gotta keep in that mindset! Yess!


So let me tell you a bit about this manicure... I started off with a thick coat of Color Club Astro-Naughty because I wanted something other than boring white, and then I did my blobs with Nicole by OPI Daffy Dill, Hit the Lights, The Right Thing and Oh That's Just Grape! I decided that wasn't quite enough so I took the risky choice of adding a bit of pink with Color Club Jackie Oh! dots. Too much? Doesn't matter, it's done now!



So I like this mani but I definitely don't love it - I feel like I could have done something a bit more creative, but oh well. Tomorrow is another day!






Let me know what you think! Thanks for visiting! xx


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15 comments

  1. I've never done a blobicure, I'm definitely inspired to do one now.

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    1. It took me a bit to get the hang of the technique, but it's a fun look when you get it to work! :) You should def try!

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  2. This is giving me awesome lava lamp vibes girl! I actually really dig it!

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  3. I think these are really fun!! The colors look lovely together!

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  4. This blobicure is super fun especially with all the bright colors.

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  5. I have absolutely adored everyone's different takes on each decade. This just might be my favorite week from the Digital Dozen! This manicure is so playful!

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  6. These are fun!
    I know how you feel, I just had like a week where I hated every nail art I did. I think it's over now though, so hopefully you'll also love the next one you do!

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  7. I think it's super fun and the blobs came out so well! And the pink was a perfect touch.

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  8. These are so cool. I love the colours you have used
    Tracy xx
    @oliviajadenails

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  9. So fun and retrok, reminds me of Austin Powers!

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  10. Perfect for the theme; you'd never know you have any block!

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  11. I can totally see the lava lamp idea in this mani!

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  12. I haven't tried this type of nail art but damn.. that looks amazing. I might have to try

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