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Photo tutorial: Two-toned colorblocking nail design

Kara Endres is a graphic designer, illustrator and fashion blogger based in south Florida. She showcases her DIY skills on her blog, Sprinkles in Springs, as well as shopping guides, trends, fashion inspiration, illustrations, and nail a...

Two tones and two shades

We love this look inspired by the Chanel Spring 2014 runway. Using two turquoise and two pink hues from one look, we created a fun colorblocked design.

Two tones and two shades

Two-toned colorblocking nail design


  • Zoya's Kara
  • Essie's Lovie Dovie
  • Sally Hansen's The Real Teal
  • SquareHue's Ocean Drive

Two tones and two shades




Begin with a base coat of pink on three fingers and mint on two.

Two tones and two shades



Using the teal on the mint polish and dark pink on the light pink polish, paint various geometric shapes, one on each nail. Let dry and finish with a top coat.

Two tones and two shades

Two tones and two shades

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