Close

Nail Design

Nail Art Studio: Graphite Plaid

by Sigourney Nuñez | October 28, 2016


1. Apply two layers of gray gel-polish and cure between coats.


2. Use a makeup sponge and white gel-polish to dab color over the gray base.


3. Repeat the same technique in Step 2 using black gel-polish. Cure.

4. Using navy blue gel-polish, paint one thick vertical and two horizontal lines. Move and wiggle the brush while you paint for a textured effect. Cure. Paint one thin vertical line and cure.


5. Using a thin brush and a neon gel-polish shade, paint fine horizontal and vertical lines. Play with placement! Cure. Seal the entire look with top coat and cure.

Nails by Kim Bui, Vy’s Nail Spa, Norfolk, Va., @sincerelykimbui

Find out why over 400,000 subscribers love our newsletters

Videos

In our video section, watch salon professionals in action, listen to the advice of salon business experts, and tour inside the world’s top salons.

Load More