Red, white and blue navy accents

Stripe patterns seem to be my go-to nail designs recently when I don’t know what to paint on my nails. I guess it’s mostly because stripes are easy to do using tape or thin brushes, and also because there’re lots of color combinations for stripes nail art. For today’s nail design I went for a navy manicure with 2 bright accent nails.

Navy nail design in blue

The polishes I used for the navy nails are:

  • OPI Alpine Snow – white creme
  • OPI on Collins Ave – my favorite red coral nail polish
  • OPI Keeping Suzi at Bay – pare dark blue creme
  • Essie Lapis of Luxury – a bit dusted blue

Stripes nails in navy blue and red

The stripes are done with the polishes listed above and thin nail art tape. I also top coated the design to even the surface and give it some glossy finish.

Blue and red navy stripes nail art

Thank you for looking! Have a good weekend :)

10 Comment

  1. I love this manicure, I like all the colours that you use, they match so good and I also like the fact that stripes are different width :-)

    1. Mari says: Reply

      Thank you! I painted stripes of different width to add some asymmetry to the manicure which would otherwise had been too “carefully” done :)

  2. I wish I would have the patience for nail art tape! This looks fantastic!

    1. Mari says: Reply

      It wasn’t that hard, I did only 4 accent nails :)
      Thank you Ina!

  3. What a pretty and quite nautical mani!!

    1. Mari says: Reply

      Thank you Maria :)

  4. wow, it’s perfect <3

    1. Mari says: Reply

      Thank you Joanna :) I’m glad you liked the nautical manicure :)

  5. Very beautiful mani!!

  6. I really like the stripy nails :D

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