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Touch of Blue French

Jamie Lyn-Valentine-Hess creates a French that is the perfect "something blue" for a wedding.

Jamie Lyn-Valentine-Hess creates a French that is the perfect "something blue" for a wedding.


Apply CND Shellac UV Base Coat. Cure. Apply CND Shellac in Romantique. Cure. Apply CND Shellac in Cream Puff (or use polish) in a V-shape to the free edge to create a chevron French. If you used Shellac, cure.  Apply Shellac UV Top Coat. Cure. Remove the inhibition layer.


Use a dotting tool and silver acrylic paint or polish to make a dot at the point of the V. Line the entire V with dots.


Apply a light blue metallic dot or a rhinestone on top of the center dot. After the paint dries, apply top coat.

Step-by-step by Jamie Lyn Valentine-Hess, Valentine’s Salon & Day Spa, Greencastle, Pa.

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