Champagne Glitter

I had a bunch of silver laying around, but it’s a little too wintry for these fall days. I also didn’t really feel like it was time yet for pure gold metallic, either. So I decided to make a color that was really neither silver or gold, kind of a pink champagne gold.

This one is tricky to photograph and looked more silver than it actually was, but it was a nice glittery color that didn’t scream out Winter Holiday! Take a silver metallic and mix about 1 drop of burgundy. One teeny drop. Mix in a teeny bit of translucent yellow (not opaque yellow- you don’t want to overpower the silver.) You want to change the color of the silver slightly while still allowing the glittery texture to show through.

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About nevertoomuchglitter

Nail artist. Wanderer. I'm a color-holic, in fact, it was my love of color that brought me to the nail art world. Well, that, and the fact I was too cheap to pay crazy Japanese prices for nail polish while living in Tokyo, so I had to start mixing my own. That's how NTMG began.
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