newspaper nails: put on nail polish and let dry. dip fingernail in alcohol-basically any will do, vodka is suggested. press a strip of newspaper big enough to cover the whole nail on to your alcohol soaked nail. pull off slowly. paint top coat if desired.
Polish your nails with desired color. Dip your nail into a glass of rubbing alcohol. Place and press a strip of newspaper on your nail for 30 seconds. Finish with a good clear top coat to seal the deal.