More pictures after the jump!
For both I did basecoat, 2 coats of color, a coat of clear polish, a feather and a 2 coats of topcoat. For the feather part I did a coat of Sally Hansen Insta-Dri Clear polish over my base color, then laid a feather on the wet polish, and pushed/smooshed it lightly into the nail. Then i used scissors to trim the majority of the feather off, and angled nail clippers to trim it smoother, added 2 coats of Sally Hansen Insta-Dri Topcoat and voila!
Here is my friend's mani, done with The Color Workshop Red.
Close-Up, Indoor, Flash
Here is my mani, done with O.P.I. Fly.
Swatch of OPI Fly
Outdoor, Shade, Natural Light
Outdoor, Shade, Flash
Close-Ups, Sun on left, shade with flash on right
I had TONS of bubbles because I put my clear on thick