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Julep Frozen Anna’s Dress Tutorial

This last look for the Julep takeover is inspired by Anna of Frozen.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art

I took cues from her dress (see picture below) and adapted them into a nail art tutorial for you guys. :-) I loved the detailing in the embroidery paired with the light teal.

Disney Frozen Anna Dress Petite Peinture Nail Art

Plus, she has a cute little magenta cape with that she wears on occasion with the same subtle detailing along the trim.

Disney Frozen Anna Dress Petite Peinture Nail Art

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art

Click Read more to see the tutorial. ^_^

To begin, start by painting two coats of Julep Lissa on all of your nails except your ring finger. On your ring finger paint two coats of Julep Eva. (In my pictures up until a later step, I only have 1 coat on.)

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Next take a small brush with a bit of Julep Cleopatra, and paint two lines in a V-shape. If you’re more advanced, feel free to add a slight upward curve for each line, if not straight lines will work just fine. :-) The brush I use is about the size of 0.5mm lead. I got it at an art supply store.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Next fill in from the edge of the lines you drew to the tips of your nails with Julep Cleopatra. I used the brush that comes with the polish so that I could fill the large space more smoothly, and used my small brush for any small corners.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Using Julep Tatum and my clean small brush, I start with one side of my nail and draw an s-curve and repeat on the other side. Where the two s-curve intersect, I add a small loop to connect the two. As you can see, it’s ok that the lines are not perfect on my first attempt. I can take Julep Cleopatra and fix the imperfections later once I’ve laid out all the detailing.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Using Julep Tatum and my small brush again, draw a curly cue on on top of one of the s-curves. I sometimes draw the longest line first and then gently dab my way around the small curl. Repeat on the other s-curve.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Next paint another set of curly-cues below the s-curves.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Clean your small brush and dip it in some Julep Eva. Lightly dab an imperfect dot in between the top of the s-curve and the curly cue. Repeat on the other side.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Take a dotting tool and Julep Avni and add two dots side-by-side in the middle right above where the s-curves intersect. Then add two more dots, one an each side right below each s-curve.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Using Julep Sienna and your clean dotting tool, apply a few more dots. Two above each of the pink imperfect dots you made earlier, and two centered near the tips of your nails. As you can see here, I also took Julep Cleopatra and cleaned up a bit of my curly cues. I waited until now so that the layer could dry before I added anymore to it.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Repeat the design on your other nails except the ring finger.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Using Julep Sienna and my clean small brush, carefully line the edge of the black and the teal. Again, if you do slip up a little, you can always fix it with the original color you painted into. But let the layer you just applied dry a little before.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Next, take Julep Beverly and a small brush and draw a thick bar near the tip of your nails. (We’re not painting a french tip, so don’t paint the bar on the tips, just a little bit above it).

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Clean your small brush. Then dip it into Julep Eva and paint little connected ‘c’s along the top of the bar you just painted.

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Let everything sit for 10-15 minutes, then finish with your favorite top coat. And voila!

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art

Frozen Anna Dress Inspired Petite Peinture Nail Art Tutorial

Polishes used: Julep Lissa, Julep Eva, Julep Beverly, Julep Sienna, Julep Cleopatra, Julep Avni, Julep Tatum, and Seche Vite Fast Drying Top Coat

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4 thoughts on “Julep Frozen Anna’s Dress Tutorial

    1. DaisyDaisy Post author

      Thank you Karen! I’m glad you like it. :cute: You are very talented too, freehanding just takes a bit practice and a lot of patience.

      When I first started painting nails a few years ago, everything was very messy and it always looked cooler in my head. @_@ But with practice I think I’ve improved a bit since then. You can do it too! :up: :up:

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  1. Cat

    Hi Daisy, what a great interpretation to the nail of a character and fashion! Your intricacy is wonderful. Just beautiful! Thanks for the inspiration!

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    1. DaisyDaisy Post author

      Thank you Cat! :cute: I’m so glad you like it and are inspired. :blush: I am working on doing an interpretation of Elsa’s dress next, hopefully it turns out ok.

      Reply

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