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Touchy-Feely: 10 Texture Trends
  • Tracy Rubert
  • March 10, 2016

Nails can literally feel good — or at least interesting! Smooth, rough, bumpy or furry, these 10 texture techniques will take your nails beyond just visually pleasing and add a sensual BAM! to your artistry.

Wild Thing

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CND’s creative director and co-founder Jan Arnold came up with faux fur nails for Libertine’s show at this year’s New York Fashion Week.

Dem Jeans

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There’s nothing like your favorite denim to show off a great booty — and now, a great set of nails.

Hang 10

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Channel your inner Gidget and put a little beach vibe in your weekend mani.

Hey Carrie Bradshaw…

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Work those designer labels in the richest leather — and if you can’t afford the real thing, fake it!

Here Comes the Rain Again 


The perfect mani for rainy days and Mondays.

Another Brick in the Wall

Build up your confidence with a bold and unique statement.

Black Velvet 

Be a smooth operator with sensual, soft velvet you can’t stop touching.

Hey, Sugar

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Craving a little something sweet?

Flights of Fancy

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Soar high with style and set yourself free with gorgeous feather nails.

Tell Me About It…Stud!

Be a biker babe with these tough chick nails that tell it like it is.

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