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Conversation Heart Nails For Valentine’s Day

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You know what my favorite thing about Valentine’s Day is? Conversation hearts. Not the new ones, either, the old kind by Brach’s. They are delicious and how can you not love the cute little messages on them? They were also the inspiration behind this sweet and easy nail art for Valentine’s Day – Conversation Heart Nails!

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What you need: 5 shades of nail polish (see what we used below), a red sharpie, and matte top coat (optional – the matte coat will make your nails look even more like the candy!).

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1. Urban Outfitters “Crowded,” 2. Milani “Juno,” 3. Milani “White On The Spot,” 4. Topshop “Bees Knees,” 5. Sally Hansen “Mint Sorbet.”

Try to pick 5 shades that are as close to the conversation heart colors as you can. Here’s a tip: if you have similar colors but they’re darker, mix them with white to get a more pastel shade!

valentine's day nail art

Paint your nails so that each nail is a different color.

valentine's day nail art

Our colors were pretty spot on!

valentine's day nail art

Make sure your nails are completely dry before you write on them with the sharpie.  We liked having a message on just one nail, making it subtle and sweet.

valentine's day nail art

Paint over your nails with the matte top coat to give make them look even more like the conversation hearts!

Jewelry pictured: Rectangle Stone Ring, 2 Stone Saddle Ring, Love Lasso Ring.

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katevfunk -February 7, 2013, 8:16AM

Oh my goodness, this is the cutest thing ever! Loveeee!!! I need to look into my nail polish collection and recreate! Love it!!

Megan -February 7, 2013, 11:00AM

This is adorable!!

DIYEARTE - DIY -February 8, 2013, 5:01AM

beautiful nails!!!

Diyearte -February 8, 2013, 12:12PM

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Katie -February 16, 2013, 5:27PM

I wish I would have seen this before valentines day!! this is an adorable idea!!

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