A new nail design for summer looks incredible, but can you really afford to spend thousands on a design?
A nail design may be great for summer nail design, but a lot of people are looking to sell their designs at a designer sale.
This year designer nail designs are selling for $30 to $50 and there are more than 200 designer nail sales around the country.
Nail designer sales have always been popular in Australia, with nail art being a staple of pop culture, with popular Australian TV series such as Black Widow and The X Factor featuring nail design designs.
But with so many nail designs being made, and so many styles being sold, many nail designers are taking matters into their own hands and selling designs at nail design events.
“I was really surprised how popular it is now and I thought I might have to come up with a business to make some money off it, so I started selling my designs online and selling them on to people,” nail designer Natalie Dyer said.
The first nail design sold for $15 at the 2017 Melbourne nail design sales.
At the 2016 Melbourne nail art sale, the first nail designer sold for an eye-popping $45.
Last year, the Melbourne nail designer sales sold out within minutes of the event.
Some nail designers say they have been making a decent income selling nail designs online, but others say they need to start charging a fee for the designs.
“There’s no point in me doing it for free if I don’t have to,” nail design designer and entrepreneur Emily Jones said.
“If you make a decent living, I think it’s worth it, but I just don’t think it is worth it for the clients.”
In an effort to help nail designers who are in need of cash, a group of nail designers launched a fundraiser for their artworks.
Organisers said their goal was to raise $5000 for the Australian Museum of Fine Art, the Australian Art Foundation and the Australian Institute of Fine Arts.
Each nail designer is also supporting local businesses and local charities.
In total, nail designer artists from around Australia are donating $100,000 to the charities listed on the event page.
You can buy designs on the Melbourne event page for just $10 and it will take just an hour to get your nail design on.
It’s a great way to help a local artist and nail designer and can help a lot more nail designs come to life and be sold.
To purchase a design for sale, visit the Melbourne events page for the nail design.
For more nail design ideas and information, visit our nail design gallery.
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