May 15, 2013
Combine these two classics in eye-catching and frequently geometric designs to make them a modern favorite.
April 22, 2013
Resembling simple strokes of a brush from a painter’s hand, this runway trend translates perfectly to the blank canvas of a solid-colored nail plate
March 25, 2013
Attaching a small piece of stone, glass, or similar material to fabric or other medium as an accent
March 21, 2013
Glamour reports spotting celebrities matching their manicures to their outfits.
February 26, 2013
“This season’s color palette emphasizes this need for balance, while at the same time allowing for individuality, self-expression, and excitement," says Leatrice Eiseman of the Pantone Color Institute.
February 14, 2013
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See some of the most wearable nail trends from metallics to bold colors.
February 14, 2013
Nail product manufacturer CND and designer Alexander Wang discuss the nail looks at the Alexander Wang fall 2013 fashion show.
February 11, 2013
Similar to denim but lighter, this classic linen-finished cotton cloth is seeing a resurgence on the fashion runways.
February 8, 2013
Miss Ladyfinger shows viewers how to take a runway look and translate it to nail art. She uses Ginger + Liz polish in Hold The Drama, Got My Groove Back, and Ivy League. For more Ginger + Liz videos, visit Ginger + Liz TV.
January 30, 2013
For Glamour magazine's seventh annual "Fashion Gives Back" project, four designers were paired with nail techs at NCLA to make runway-inspired nail wraps.
December 29, 2012
December 18, 2012
Gelish educator Rose Velez and her team of manicurists were tapped to apply Gelish manicures on the models backstage at the Case-Mate ShowCase 2013.
December 17, 2012
Inspired by the Far East, this style translates to the West in such exotic flourishes as obi belts, kimono sleeves, and origami pleating.
November 27, 2012
A counter movement to the recessionista fashion trends, these are gilded and heavily ornamented designs.
October 29, 2012
A dark and sometimes macabre style that is typified by its use of the color black and fabrics such as leather.
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