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What Is…Sportswear?

May 1, 2010 | Article

Sport the latest trend as team stripes, padded football shoulders, and utilitarian touches like snap closures turn athletic-inspired apparel into streetwear.

A Form for the Edges

May 1, 2010 | Article

When it comes to making edge nails, the most important part of the sculpt is to have a crisply creased form so the acrylic falls perfectly into place and gives you that nice edgy look.

Cocktails, Anyone?

May 1, 2010 | Article

The Cocktails, Anyone? theme for the hand-painted nail art contest inspired these great winners.

What Is...Splattered Color?

April 1, 2010 | Article

Speckles and drips make fashion pop this spring.

Uniting the Young, Urban, and Artistic Crowd

April 1, 2010 | Article

Sharmadean Reid, salon owner, magazine founder, blogger, and stylist, brings nail art to London with the trendy WAH Nails salon, gathering a following of young, creative women.

Picture Perfect

April 1, 2010 | Article

You don’t have to live in a fashion mecca like New York City to find opportunities to have your best nail styles featured in a professional photo shoot. Take a page from the (ever-growing) book of Joy Yavenue, who enhances her nail art print and web portfolios by partnering with area entrepreneurs.

Fashionable Nails, Fashion Week Win

March 1, 2010 | Article

Nail artists compete in a challenge to win a trip to New York City Fall Fashion Week.

Artist Spotlight: G Elizondo

March 1, 2010 | Article

A well-known presence at every Young Nails tradeshow booth, G Elizondo has come a long way in her four-year nail career. The prolific artist posts her work regularly on BeautyTech.com and NailsMag.com forums, and has a knack for staying on top of the latest crazes in nail designs and pop culture. NAILS got a chance to talk to Elizondo about how she stays inspired.

Down Mexico Way

March 1, 2010 | Article

In September, Mexican nail techs gathered to compete at the Puerta Vallarta Nail Art Contest. Competitors had two hours to create a full set of decorated nails working solely by hand.

What Is…Military Couture?

February 1, 2010 | Article

Civilian versions of military apparel — from gold buttons and tassels to military jackets (a la Michael Jackson) and camouflage — are a timely trend.

A Conversation with the 2009 Contessa Winners

February 1, 2010 | Article

The Contessas are an annual beauty award program that shows off the best Canada’s salon professionals have to offer.

Take a Tip from ... Art Club’s Mare Horak

January 1, 2010 | Article

National educator for Art Club and Color Club, Mare Horak explains how she keeps embellishments on natural nail clients.

What Is…’80s Glam?

January 1, 2010 | Article

Go back to the 1980s with an updated take on the sparkly, brightly colored, ruffle-laden looks that were characteristic of a fashion decade.

Fabulous Fimo

January 1, 2010 | Article

The popularity of fimo cane nail art extends around the globe, as evidenced by these creative entries in the Aussie Nail Tips Forum’s Fimo Nail Competition.

Her Art Is Part of History

December 1, 2009 | Article

A combination of artistic talent and civic pride gave Kathleen M.M. Ringwood-Wood the opportunity of a lifetime. “I was chosen as the artist in residence to represent my city, the beautiful City of Poughkeepsie, for the opening of the Walkway Over The Hudson, a historic railroad bridge, built in 1888, that was turned into the world’s highest and longest pedestrian walkway,” says Ringwood-Wood, owner of My Nails Rock! in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

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