Time to sharpen your claws ladies and get creative! From long, sleek and stencilled, to edgy, embellished and pierced, Nail Art is the new hype among the fashion pack, Seen all over the catwalk at Milan, New York and London fashion week, manicured works of art were centre stage having appeared in every shape, style and colour imaginable.
Nail Art has totally exploded on the fashion and music scene, with new techniques and styles being introduced and the time honoured classic’s re-mastered. There’s no time like the present to channel your inner “Girl from the Block” and head down to the nail salon.
Perfect for summer and totally chic. Go multi-colour for a fun and flirty vibe or stick to one colour for a more polished pop of colour .The graduated colour tip makes it! Nails by Sophie Robson – by appointment only at Fortnum & Mason
Greige”- Fabulous Grey/Beige nails are this season’s answer to new nudes. Making feet look tanned and sleek, and nails feminine and fresh. Beautifully rich and neutral, a perfect match with bright summer wardrobes.
Above Lily Allen wearing “Particulaire” seen all over the runway at Chanel, and almost impossible to keep on the shelf. Available at Chanel beauty counters if you are quick!!
Celebrities have been queuing up across the globe for this new technique.
It uses Minx unique heat activated films to create intricate, colourful and eye catching designs on nails.
Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Rhianna, Beyonce and Agy are among the regular clientele
They get everything from bold and bright tartan print to flashing metallic gold, making their nails miniature works of art. Go all over the nail or use on the tips with a coloured base.
Hundreds of inspiring designs and prints to choose from:-
Available at WAH Nails at Topshop or at selected Minx Salons. www.wah-nails.com or www.minxnails.com
The new whites are trendy and fierce and perfectly transitional from spring/summer straight into fall. Seen above at BCBG Maz Azria Fall 2010 in a short, sexy shape.
At Louis Vuitton Fall/Winter 2009/10 in a new rounded future forward French. Fabulous for adding a flawless finish to your daytime look.