Thursday, October 20, 2011

Blood Splatter!

So a few weeks ago was the season premier of Showtime's series, Dexter.  I absolutely love this show and felt like I wanted to do a mani inspired by it. 

If you don't know anything about Dexter, I don't want to spoil anything for you, but I will say that basically the show is about Dexter, who is a serial killer who works for the police as a blood splatter analyst by day.

I felt the perfect mani for this theme would be blood splatter, it's also not lost on me that this mani is also perfect for getting into the Halloween spirit, and is also the first of several Halloween themed manis I will be posting over the next couple of weeks as Halloween approaches!

I got a little creative with my hand modelling for this set, I was having fun!






  
Sunlight

I absolutely loved wearing this mani so much that I kept it on for about an entire week!  It didn't even chip or anything that whole time!

Products used for this look:
OPI Skull and Glossbones
Revlon Vixen
KleanColor Bite Me
Zoya Sooki

For a tutorial on how to achieve the splatter mani look, head over to The Polishaholic, where I first learned about splatter manis!

Do you like this mani?  Do you watch Dexter?

12 comments:

  1. That is awesome! I love the knife. So Halloween!

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  2. Love this, it is amazing. I haven't been able to achieve a decent splatter.

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  3. I think I need to try this out! <3 it!

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  4. looks awesome! I love that you used a glittery polish for the splatter also!

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  5. I really like the glitter added to these. Everytime I see blood splatter nails I think Dexter ^_^

    Looks really good :]

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  6. Awesome *_*!! I love the result :D I like Dexter too ^^

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  7. Eewww so creepy and awesome! Especially the props!

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  8. That is truly disturbing and so incredibly fabulous at the same time! Love it!

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  9. iiiihh! :) I love this! I couldnt have thought about a better Dexter inspired mani!! congrats!

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  10. This may be the first splatter mani that actually looks like blood! Great job :)

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