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Nail Polish Designs!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by feather leg farms, Sep 15, 2010.

  1. feather leg farms

    feather leg farms Songster

    Jun 25, 2009
    Salisbury, NC
    Just curious, how many people like to do their own toenail and finger nail designs? I do alot of mine myself. The only time someone else does mine is when I want a pedicure. Send in pics of those random designs.

    My Designs:
    Zebra on thumb and the rest tipped
    white nail with pink tips and black lines to seperate the white and pink
    clear nails and white tips with a black line seperating the two colors

  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Nah.. i never liked designs on my nails..
    I always think that it looks kinda cheap on an adult... Just MY opinion.. [​IMG]
    On kids/teens its okay though.. kinda cute..

    I do like a french manicure though... and thats kinda a design...
    Last edited: Sep 15, 2010
  3. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

    Jan 27, 2009
    I get my nails done about every three weeks. I will often change the color and if I am in the mood I will have the tech do a design on my ring finger nails. I like to change things often.
  4. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

    Jan 4, 2009
    Claremore, OK
    I chew my nails...plus, dirt and mud and poo only gets underneath the nail and you can't properly eat raw cookie dough until you've cleaned under each and every part of the nail, and then you STILL have that "line" of gunk.

    I'll stick to keeping my nails short...naturally!

    I do love looking at the designs though!!
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  6. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    I think they are cute... but I just can't keep things on my hands very well. Designs and paint would chip, fall apart, get damaged, darn near as soon as I went to work on anything. I wish I could grow them out more than a quarter inch, but wearing gloves all day just does havoc on them.
  7. feather leg farms

    feather leg farms Songster

    Jun 25, 2009
    Salisbury, NC
    Well I am a teen! I usually do my toenails. I don't have fingernails much.

  8. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

    Apr 22, 2008
    I don't ever do my fingernails but I try to get my toes done on a semi-regular basis. Having even slightly long fingernails isn't an option for me anymore as it's hard to milk a cow with long nails and they would just get broken mushing my dogs. I do like to get flowers put on my toes when I get them done. Just a little touch of something pretty in my otherwise non-feminine existence.
  9. feather leg farms

    feather leg farms Songster

    Jun 25, 2009
    Salisbury, NC
    I know it sounds stupid but, I think fingernails get in the way!

  10. I have french manicured acrylics. I keep them VERY short (just barely past the end of my fingertips) because with all of the horse/chicken/duck/goose/typing/gardening, etc I do--I cannot grow out my real nails at all. I think it make my tiny/bony hands more girly, LOL

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