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What Are Gingham Pattern Nails?

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What Are Gingham Pattern Nails?  #mattenails #blacknails

To begin with, we would like to clear it out what a gingham pattern actually is. The thing is that it originated as a particular cloth patterns a long time ago and many countries claim that they were the first ones to introduce it. However, these days it has made its way into the world of nail art, and there is no wonder why since while it looks spectacular it is actually easy to succeed with. All you need to do is to be more or less accurate with the vertical and horizontal stripes and make sure that the shading you use is quite the opposite or at least makes it possible for the colors to stand out. As we are going to proceed with the examples, you will get the whole point, so read on!

Gingham Or Plaid: What Is The Difference?

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Gingham Or Plaid: What Is The Difference? #almondnails #rednails #plaidnails

If you are just the beginner into the world of nail art, it may seem that gingham and plaid are two exactly the same patterns, however they are different. The main difference lies in the coloring since gingham requires white base on the most of occasions yet exceptions are allowed, while with plaid patterns you can mix and match whichever colors you like. The other difference lies in the lines, with gingham all the lines are of equal width while plaid patterns have no restrictions. Now, when you are aware of main differences, it is time to get inspired with some trendy gingham nail art ideas!

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