diy nail tape

You can buy nail tape but like most things, it can be diy-ed. I saw a tutorial for nail tape and decided to try it out myself. 

supplies: nail polish in two shades, top coat nail polish, clear tape, sharp scissors
step 1: paint your nails.
step 2: paint two coats of polish over a few tape strips, let dry
step 3: cut the tape into thin strips.
step 4: place the strips on your nails, press down and trim close to the nail
step 5: paint top coat over your  nails


xo, erika


  1. Awesome! I usually just use the tape as the stencil but never thought of use painting it and keeping the tape on the nail! I will try this.


  2. no way! love it!!!!! thanks for sharing :)

  3. Ooh! I'm going to have to try that out. xo JA

  4. What a good idea, and it came out beautifully! Visiting from Mani Monday!

  5. Def trying! LOVE THE MINT!!!!


  6. Ooh I got a new minty nail polish today...love the idea of painting it onto the tape...very clever :o) xxx


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