HOW TO HEADBAND: 3 STYLISH WAYS

So you’ve fallen in love with a headpiece, now what? You’re not sure how you want to style your hair around it whilst still showcasing it? Well worry no more because today we’re going to be sharing 3 stylish & modern ways that you can show off your wedding headband, from down tasseled curls, to crown braids and mermaid braids! The best news is we’ve teamed up with Britten who have over 20 wedding headbands available, (seriously guys, they’re insanely beautiful) prepare to swoon….

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DIY GEODE AMETHYST NAIL MANI

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*NEW TREND ALERT* Geode is going to be BIG in the wedding industry this year and we are loving this trend! I mean how beautiful are the amethyst rocks? Every single stone is different and unique in it’s own way! We have a few DIYs planned over the upcoming months including geode but we thought it would be fun to kick off the trend with an amethyst nail mani! I just love how glittery and sparkly this design turned out, they are definitely sure to WOW! Here’s how to recreate this look…

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YOU WILL NEED:

Grey acrylic powder and acrylic liquid (can also achieve this by mixing black pigment with clear acrylic powder in a pestle and mortar) in a light grey and dark grey // Clear acrylic powder mixed with purple magpie glitter // UV top coat to finish // Buffer // Black acrylic paint // White acrylic paint // Lecente nail art brush // Gems // Gel glitter polish //

STEP 1:

We started off by painting a purple gel glitter polish on all of the nails except for the ring fingers, we put two coats of gel on too.

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CHRISTMAS LIGHT NAILS MANI

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We’re back with another festive DIY today, this time we’re getting Christmassy with nail art! Last year, you guys loved our Christmas light cookie DIY so we thought we would bring the lights back again and create a fun tutorial to jazz up your regular manicure! I mean, sure, you could go for snowflakes or candy canes but why not switch it up and add a splash of colour to your nails this year!

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YOU WILL NEED:

Silver Nail varnish // Glitter nail varnish // A thin nail brush // Black nail varnish // Acrylic nail paint in purple, pink, yellow & blue (We used Oumaxi) // Top coat //

STEP 1:

Paint your nails with a coat of silver polish, allow to fully dry and then add another coat.

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STEP 2:

Once that’s dry, add on a coat of your glitter nail varnish and allow to dry.

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DIY THIS CUTE HEART MANI!

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They say some people wear their heart on their sleeve but how about wearing your heart on your nails?! I absolutely love how cute and fun this nail art tutorial came out and it really is super easy to recreate! You could even switch up the colours of the hearts if you wanted to and go with a shade of red or even a rainbow heart manicure!

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YOU WILL NEED:

Geleration Smitten Kitten (or if you’re just using nail varnish then a bright pink!) // Gelish Tan My Hide (Or a nude pink in varnish) // Striper Brush //

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