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The Nail Art Everyone’s Getting In Your City

In an era when fashion is (thankfully) more about self-expression than blindly following trends, it’s clear that the number one factor in developing your personal aesthetic is, well, you. But where you live can still have a major impact on your…
By Jessica DeFino

Opening Ceremony Declares Nail Art Cool Again — And We're Here For It

It's not often that nail polish manages to steal the spotlight at NYFW, but backstage at Opening Ceremony on Sept. 9, nail artists Julie Kandalec and Naomi Yasuda unveiled a whopping 17 unique nail designs for Humberto Leon and Carol Lim's dazzling…
By Julie Schott

This Nail Polish Trend Is About To Blow Up, According To An Instagram Nail Artist

Scroll through your social media feed and you're guaranteed to come across too many manicures to count—let alone determine if there's a new trend. So, to make sure we are the first ones to wear the next big thing in nails, we tapped one of the most…
By Stephanie Montes

This Genius Nail Art Hack Is So Good, We’re Trying It Ourselves

We all love a good nail art look, but creating one yourself is never an easy feat: You buy a ton of shades and try to proceed with the steady hand of a surgeon, then once you get your design just the way you like it, you have to make sure not to…
By Stephanie Montes

The Only Nail-Art Instagram Account You Need To Follow

If you aren’t getting nail inspo from your phone, where are you getting it? And with waves of trends flooding your feed, it only makes sense to want examples at arm’s reach for your next mani appointment. How about a single destination where you can…
By Stephanie Montes

The Nail Art Trend That Will Be Everywhere This Spring

When you think of spring, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Florals? While it might not be “ground-breaking,” you just can’t go the entire season without injecting some florals into your look. If head-to-toe flower prints aren’t exactly…
By Stephanie Montes

This Is The Nail Art Trend To Try, According To The Zodiac

Let’s be honest: We’re all checking our horoscopes, whether we’re into astrology or not. The zodiac has been taking over both fashion and beauty as of late, with everything from sign-inspired accessories to makeup tutorials. One brand is taking…
By Andrea Marie

Date-Night Nail Art That Puts Classic Red Manicures To Shame

Believe it or not, your nails say a lot about you—and since they’re one of the first things people notice, your manicure should accurately represent who you are. We’ve teamed up with cruelty-free nail polish brand Maxus on five nail-art looks…
By Stephanie Montes

2 DIY Nail Art Trends That’ll Be Huge Next Year

A super easy (and affordable) way to update your look from season to season is with a fresh, of-the-moment manicure. To talk the best colors and nail art trends of 2017, we sat down with Essie celebrity manicurist Michelle Saunders, who taught us…
By Stephanie Montes

2 Summer-Ready Nail Art Looks To Try This Week

If you’re stuck in a manicure rut, switch things up this week with these 2 easy-to-execute minimal nail art looks. Here, watch as we visit Beverly Hills-based nail salon Olive and June to learn a few things about the art of geometric shapes. Need…
By Stephanie Montes

3 Nail Art Looks You Can Actually Wear To The Office

Just because you want to look professional doesn’t mean your nails have to be boring. Here, we’re sharing 3 fun yet pragmatic manis that look just as good in meetings as they do for drinks after hours. From a spin on a ladylike classic to a touch of…
By Stephanie Montes

The Nail Art Look You’ll Want To Wear This Valentine’s Day

A classic red manicure is perfect for any day of the year, but on February 14, why not make your fingertips extra festive? We’re talking heart shapes, glitter, the whole shebang. Here, see the nail art look we’ll be wearing to all our Valentine’s…
By Stephanie Montes

Instagram’s Latest Nail Art Trend Is Mesmerizing

Whether we’re sporting opals around our necks or balancing them on our foreheads during a crystal healing appointment, it’s safe to say the iridescent gems are quickly becoming our new favorite stone (aside from diamonds, of course). Imagine our joy…
By Stephanie Montes

Zodiac Nail Art Designs To Ring In The New Year

If your New Year’s resolution involves the details of your sign (like becoming more organized—right, Aquarius?), we have just the thing for you. We teamed up with Los Angeles–based nail salon Enamel Diction and its resident color astrologer Rose…
By Stephanie Montes

Nail Art You Can Actually Wear To Work

Yes, you’re at work, but your nails don’t have to be boring. We’re all for creativity—just keep your audience (in this case, coworkers and clients) in mind so you don’t send the wrong message. Monochromatic color palettes and minimal geometric…
By Stephanie Montes

Halloween Nail Art You’ll Actually Wear

Sure, we love Halloween but when it comes to our manicures, we prefer a look that goes with everything in our closet, not just our costume-party attire. This Halloween, swap the black and orange color scheme and kitschy motifs for something that…
By Stephanie Montes

The Best Nail Art Trends For Spring 2016

When it comes to the designer runway shows at fashion week, styling involves more than just clothes and accessories—everything from the perfect eye shadow shades to artfully designed manis are equally important. While we love taking inspiration from…
By Stephanie Montes

Easy-To-Do Nail Art That’s Meant To Be Messy

We’re seeing an evolution in nail art and gone are the days of precise, complex designs. Backstage at fashion week, top manicurists are rebuffing (pun intended) the old ways and opting instead for straightforward techniques to create nails that are…
By Celeste Hughey

Nail Art Inspired By The Fall 2015 Collections

If you were as inspired by the fall 2015 runway collections as we were, chances are you can’t wait to wear next season’s hottest trends. However, unless you have unlimited funds and an agenda of fabulous events on the horizon, investing in a whole…
By Stephanie Montes

6 Gorgeous Nail Art Trends To Try This Fall

As a new season rolls in, so does a slew of novel nail art trends. NYC-based nail salon Paintbox shared six irresistible manicure designs that are sure to be all the rage this fall. And the best part is just because the colder months are nipping at…
By Stephanie Montes

Celeb-Approved Summer Nail-Art Ideas

Bored of your go-to bright lacquer for summer? ‘Tis the season to get a little adventurous and experiment with nail art. Though we’ll eternally love a sophisticated, glossy manicure, there’s something about the revolving door of vacations, BBQs and…
By Kristi Mikesky

A New Shoe Collection Inspired By Nail Art

Chic and affordable footwear line Madison Harding recently partnered with Editorial Manicurist Madeline Poole to create a covetable capsule collection of shoes drawing inspiration from nail art that she’s created. For the collaboration, Poole…
By Jennifer Ash

Gorge Nail Art To Copy From NYFW Fall 2015 Runways

In need of some manicure inspiration? You’re in luck. Backstage at New York Fashion Week offered an endless array of creative ideas that prove nail art is in fact not dead—it’s just constantly reinventing itself. From graphic cubes to dainty dots,…
By Stephanie Montes

Easy Nail Art Designs We’re Obsessing Over

If you ask us, you can never have too many nail-art design ideas. With that in mind, we teamed up with Caption Polish–a new hot nail polish brand–to create 4 manis you can definitely do at home. From geometric shapes to colored cuticles, these looks…
By Stephanie Montes

Nail Polish Ideas: Halloween-Inspired Nail Art

We love celebrating Halloween as much as the next gal, but when it comes to our manis, we like to choose something that we won’t be sick of after a couple days. That’s why we are in love with these 4 ultra-chic Halloween-inspired manicures that will…
By Stephanie Montes

Nail Art Inspiration Straight From The Spring ’15 Runways

The trouble with spending the bulk of September ogling the runways is that by the time Fashion Month draws to a close, we’re left in a spring-style state of mind. Sadly, the lust-worthy pieces we’re craving won’t hit shelves till after the New Year.…
By Kate Wolfson

Your Nail Art Idea Road Map

Googling “nail art” can be a scary scene. In our quest to find chic streamlined inspiration we discovered the new nail art salon, Paintbox. Give your routine a pick-me-up with their look book of reverse french manicures, edgy oil spill foils and…
By Shannon Nash

Office-Appropriate Nail Art: 3 Ways To Get It Right

If you’re a creature of habit when it comes to your weekly manicure, try branching out with a hint of nail art that is fully office-appropriate. If you’re hesitant to go full tilt and want to keep the look professional, try a french manicure in…
By Shannon Nash

Nail Art Inspired By Rachel Zoe Resort ‘14

Upon the debut of Rachel Zoe’s Resort 2014 lookbook, bomber jackets and nautical-inspired separates took center stage alongside a helping of standout prints! Eager to rock a bit of resort in the present (we can’t help it, we’re impatient!), we…
By The Zoe Report

7 Easy Nail Art Ideas to Try This Weekend

Who says cool nail art needs to cost a lot of money? Today UK-based nail blogger 10 Blank Canvases demonstrates how to pull off interesting designs at home using just a thin brush and a few fun add-ons. Nail Art Idea: Stripes Paint an opaque white…
By The Zoe Report