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Belle De Jour

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hi geek can you remind me what mag was it you did the how to in? thanks
 

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The step by step for the ruby Red Slipper is in Nails Magazine (UK) on page 40.

I was in the office the day they shot the step by step and Samuel (the Geek) just handed me the brush and said, "You do it, Gigi"!!

So I did it .. first time I had ever used the Metro powders and we did it in one take!ª! :D
There was only one nail to do as I think Samuel or Diane Plummer had already done the others and they had been rebalanced several times. I thought the finished photo was a lovely shot as well, and it was Danni (Samantha's assistant) who composed the hands ... very pretty!!

Just a little insider info for ya ... I always love to hear these stories.
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thanks gigi ;) i have been searching through all my mags obviously wasn't looking well enough! :oops: great nails!! well bloody fantastic if im honest :D !! :D
 

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Geeg if you don't mind, for those of us across the pond and who don't have the opportunity to read the mag :( , could you describe exactly what you did? I have heard of "Ruby Slippers" only within the past couple of weeks and it's been described only as a nail polish. What you are talking about is an L&P application so I'd love to know more!

Thanks
Laura
 

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Sawasdee ka

If you look search in nail art there are some ruby slippers and there is pic of one set that ruth make 1 st time .

Kop khun ka mui ka
 

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Thanks Mui, I found the post with Ruth's pic - very pretty! I feel silly now, because I have been wearing some version of this for the past month myself :rolleyes: I used red and green EZFlow Boogie Nights glitter (L&P) and alternated them on each fingertip.

Oh well, good to see I didn't miss the boat entirely...

Laura
 

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The ruby slipper is a very beautifull nail i will try and make maybe in 3 months more .

No body in Thailand can make this nail and very good if i can make some thing no body can do and good for me and my salon .

And when they start copy maybe i have already some thing new ;) .

Happy new year

Kop khun ka mui ka
 
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