Between seasons can be tricky when it comes to picking polish colors. Not ready for the vampy varnish, and neon just doesn’t seem suitable. Linking the two seasons is easier than you think. Start with a bright polish base and top with a gilded touch for the perfect summer to fall accessory.
{Zoya 'Shelby'}
{China Glaze 'Jingle Bells'}
get the look
1. Remove any previous polish.

2. Paint nails with a base coat or nail hardener.
3. Polish nails with two coats of your chosen polish.
4. Paint gold directly onto a cosmetic wedge.
5. Dab the sponge onto your nails with the focus at the tip.
6. Repeat until you reach your desired look.
7. Add a top coat.
8. Clean up around your nails with a Q-tip dipped in nail polish remover.


  1. love these nails! I'm going to try this out soon!

  2. This is so pretty! Perfect for this time of year!

    Jayme & Mendi @ Her Late Night Cravings

  3. I LOVE this. I really want to try it, but I don't know if I could get it to look like yours!!!

  4. Really pretty, love the combo!

  5. What? This is amazing! And I have these colors :)

    Looks like I have a nail project to try tonight!

  6. I always feel so envious when I visit your nail posts....I wish I had nice nails to paint. That looks gorgeous!

  7. Oh my gosh, coolest idea EVER. Must try this asap, and I have a ton of those wedges already in my cabinet!

  8. Lovely coloring! :)


  9. Wow great job! Who knew one of those sponges would do that with nail polish and not look chunky!

  10. Oh, I really want to try this - looks like it worked well for you!

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