I've seen all these cute ideas on pinterest for nails, especially ones that require a nail art pen.
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I was going to buy a nail art pen but they are $7 at Target and we are in the "save for a house and pay off our debt" phase in life, and even though $7 isn't a lot, I want a house more than I want a nail art pen to make perfect polka dots. So, here's the secret to getting polka dots without a nail art pen:
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I painted my nails white (it took 3 coats but my cheapo nail polish isn't the greatest). Then I poured some pink polish onto some wax paper and used a toothpick to make my pink dots. It's no professional pinterest-worthy manicure, but it will suffice.
What do you think?