As we all know polka dot nail designs are eye-catching for all ladies!

If you are considering to go with unique and stylish design in polka dots. Then I can assure you for this mix match polka and stripe design for your nails.

This polka tutorial is very easy to make also look awesome on clothes as well as on nails. I have come up with many different polka nail tutorials, but this is the most appropriate for beginners.

Below you will learn in detail how to make Stripe and Polka Dot Nail Designs in a few Minutes.

Nail Art Hacks

  1. Choose instant dry Nail Paints when doing nail art this will support you dry your design quicker as you have to not wait for drying up of nail polish.
  2. For avoiding cuticle smudge, you can implement this nail hack which is very tricky. Mix fevicol glue and water in a small volume and apply it on outer cuticles of your nails. When you are done with your nail art design push that thick layer from the cuticle.
  3. To dry your nails spontaneously, you can try this two methods dip your hand in cold water or use a hair dryer for complete drying of nail art.
  4. You can use tape for straight lines in your nail art, make sure tape should be less sticky in nature.

Steps to Follow

1. Apply Grey Nail Paint Base  

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Let us begin with some basics today!

It is always necessary to apply a base coat before you begin nail art, never think of jumping this step. There are many perks of applying base coat as this provide nourishment and preserve your nails from breakage as well as yellowing.

Everyone knows that nail paints have an inadequate amount of chemicals which can harm our nails if kept for the longer time period.

Here I have used my Teen Beauty instant dry nail polish.

In this nail art design, I have chosen two color contrast which is grey and black.  It is never compulsory to select the same color you can pick your favourite and go for it.

2. Use Polka Dot Tool and Stripper Brush for lines

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Learn how to make use of your nail art tools.

Yes, I know every girl don’t possess the tools to create cute nail designs but not worry here I am going to tell a few alternatives to tools.

Firstly learn how to give basic effects to polka nail art design as shown in the image above. Once your nail art base coat is dry, drop a few drops of black nail paint into nail art tray. Before you make use of stripper brush clean it with remover so that undesired nail paint is removed.

It’s time to draw slanting thin lines with black polish in random directions. Now add polka dots on the lines with some distance, keep the polka size normal not too small and too large.

Let’s come to the alternative of polka dots and stripper tool, If you don’t have this two nail art tools than you can make worth of painting brush for stripes and bobby hair pin to make the same polka pattern.

3. Grey Dots on Black Polka Dot Nail Designs

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The last step is the most simple as it will give you the ultimate look of your polka dot nail designs. Add grey color polka dots on the black polka, that is overlying grey polka on black.

Here grey polka will be smaller than the black as too give 3D look. Good time to seal your nail art design for a longer time.

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getmestyle focuses on nail polish and nail art. It based on Step-bt-Step tutorials and video ranging from beginner to advanced, and also some freehand designs.