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question about nail color

So my husband and I are going to the Marine Corps Ball at the end of the month. My dress is a gray/gunmetal color. All of my accerories are black, shoes, earrings, ring. Anyway my question, I really don't want to have my nails done because i just don't want to spend the money. So I was thinking of just painiting them myself. What color would anybody reccomend to go with my dress? I was thinking of a deep red marronish color. Just for a pop of color. What do you ladies think?

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Addisyns_mommy

Asked by Addisyns_mommy at 10:36 AM on Oct. 14, 2010 in Beauty & Style

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  • A deep reddish-maroon is just what I was thinking with the gray!
    motherofpearls

    Answer by motherofpearls at 10:37 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • yea or you could just throw a clear coat on top of them
    Lovin_mybaby5

    Answer by Lovin_mybaby5 at 10:38 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • you can never go wrong with a true or deep red, or french. however, there are some very pretty colors that would be similar to your dress; perhaps choose one that is fainter, or contains just a bit of shimmer??
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 10:39 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • thanks ladies!
    Addisyns_mommy

    Comment by Addisyns_mommy (original poster) at 10:39 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • sally hanson makes a color called gunmetal its silver/grey colored really pretty
    momofalltrades

    Answer by momofalltrades at 10:40 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • I would personally go with french tips.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 10:41 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • if you just want them painted it should only coast less than ten bucks.

    French is the best, get a friend to help you.
    gammie

    Answer by gammie at 10:43 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • I was thinking french tip
    patsymay84

    Answer by patsymay84 at 11:11 AM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • french tip or maroon would look good
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 1:49 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

  • Sounds good. But unless you are really good then keep it natural.
    mmmegan38

    Answer by mmmegan38 at 2:03 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

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