Ombré Vert

a/k/a  Money Tips.  haha.  Needed green in my life.  I’ve been thinking to attempt this for a while. 

French derivation. meaning shaded. It is used in relation to textiles (a) as an adjective to describe fabrics with a dyed, printed, or woven design in which the colour is graduated from light to dark;

shaded or graduated in tone: said of a color


Do you realize how difficult it is to find five shades of the same color family that GRADUALLY move from light to dark??!?!?! Try it. -_-  Still easier than creating the shades myself though.

I have three other color families to attempt.  Smile



OPI “Gargantuan Green Grape”
OPI “Green-wich Village”
China Glaze “Four Leaf Clover” (showing up more blue in the photo than in real life)
China Glaze “Starboard”
OPI “Jade Is the New Black



6 comments on “Ombré Vert

  1. Ranting or Raving? says:

    I love the look of the graduated colour. I will have to give it a try! Thanks for the inspiration.

  2. Joanna says:

    Beautiful colors… ❤

      • Joanna says:

        Cheryl, I still visit your blog every day looking for your new posts.. you’ve inspired me to open up my own blog.. I just need to buy a new camera first.. cuz mine stinks.. 😦 Right now I have my best nail art design on, I painted my nails “Guava” pink, then painted my tips “mango” orange…. Then I made yellow hearts and 2 accent yellow flowers with rhinestones in the middle and green leaves and green dots.. they’re soooo pretty… Let me see if I can get my camera to take a nice picture…

  3. Joanna says:

    follow my new blog at and on facebook at Polished Dezinez Addict I’m really new to this so there isn’t much on there yet, but can you add me to your blog plzzzz ♥ ty maybe pass me around…

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