May 4, 2013
MTV Voices features nail art and the ladies of Kleur ("kuh-ler": the Afrikaans and Dutch translation of "color"). The Los Angeles-based collective is bringing nail art to the masses via custom nail art events in retail stores (like Urban Outfitters), art galleries, and other venues throughout Southern California and beyond. The collective consists of three women who are also jewelry designers, plus they each have a career in the music industry.
Keywords: abstract nail art artist profiles media coverage
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
Keywords: fashion floral nail art handpainted nail art nail art inspiration trend watch
April 18, 2013
CND has a new tagline: Nails. Fashion. Beauty.
April 16, 2013
"Is it wrong to buy an entire outfit to match your mani-pedi?" (Of course not!) We love this TJ Maxx commercial and the color block nail art done by celebrity manicurist Naja Rickette.
Keywords: color blocking consumer press
April 15, 2013
We found this as a Kickstarter project. It's an up-and-coming brand of nail polish wraps that focus on good design, collaborting with designers, nail artists, and illustrators. If you'd like to donate to the project, visit Scratch's Kickstarter page.
April 12, 2013
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Why limit your artistry to nails alone? These techs found another outlet for their creative juices by decorating their smart phone cases..
Keywords: cellphones in the salon handpainted nail art
April 1, 2013
Celebrity nail artist Lisa Logan custom-designed golden chevron Minx nails for Beyonce to wear during her 2013 Super Bowl performance.
Keywords: celebrities celebrity nail techs fashion gold metallics
March 27, 2013
Many polish brands are coming out with matching lipstick shades, according to Shape magazine's March issue.
Keywords: Butter London Deborah Lippmann makeup
March 25, 2013
Duck nails — the controversial nail shape in which the free edge flares out like a duck bill — were a major source of drama on the TV series “What Not to Wear”.
Keywords: celebrity nail techs consumer press nail shapes
March 25, 2013
Following on the heels of other nail art gallery exhibits, a San Francisco gallery showcased nail art as works of art during January and February.
Keywords: consumer press fantasy nail art product displays
March 25, 2013
Attaching a small piece of stone, glass, or similar material to fabric or other medium as an accent
Keywords: embellishments fashion nail art inspiration trend watch
March 21, 2013
Glamour reports spotting celebrities matching their manicures to their outfits.
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March 15, 2013
The Golden Disc-o-pade Styler + Nail Appliqué Set was inspired by the striking mod prints sauntering down the runways. It features Amika’s Digital Titanium Styler and a set of the Dashing Diva Professional DesignFX nail appliqués.
Keywords: Dashing Diva wraps
February 28, 2013
These charms are made of 100% metal, and they feature the emery board and a crystal stone on one side and the engraved Nail Jerks Logo on a solid gold finish on the back.