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Key to My Heart

A glitter fade is the perfect background for this lock-and-key design by Jade Sewell.

A glitter fade is the perfect background for this lock-and-key design by Jade Sewell.

  

Apply dark glitter purple acrylic to the bottom of the nail. Apply medium glitter purple acrylic just above, overlapping a bit with the dark purple. Apply light glitter purple acrylic just above, overlapping a bit with the medium purple. Apply very light glitter purple acrylic just above, overlapping a bit with the light purple.

  

Use a detail nail art brush and white acrylic craft paint to draw a heart-shaped locket and a key.

  

Fill in the heart with a thin coat of sparkle nail polish. Use the detail nail art brush and black acrylic craft paint to add a keyhole. Attach the lock to the key by adding a “chain” of clear rhinestones.




Nails by Jade Sewell, Just Nails, Great Falls, Mont.

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