Well, to go with my Poison Sumac Orange, here’s Calamine Lotion pink. Normally, I’m not really a light pink fan. It’s too cute and it doesn’t really work with my skin color. But this is a slightly grayed-out pink with a frosting of silver glitter. The key to this is to work in gray in the base color. I made this color with three polishes and two cupcake liners.
Take a light or light medium neutral pink (preferably creme) and pour a dollop about the size of a quarter into one cupcake liner. Mix a creme white and a tiny dab of creme black in the other cupcake liner. Mix until you get a light gray- oh, about the color of pigeons. You want a very light gray. Add the gray to the pink and mix until you get the lightness you want. Of course you could just leave it there, but I covered it all with a coat of non-holo silver glitter.
And then from there, I got possessed by the Cuteness. I painted the tips black and stuck some white decals on…not sure exactly why I did it, but it was kind of fun to experiment with a look that is totally out of character for me.