If you want a paint job that stands the test of time and looks good with multiple outfits, opt for graphic nail designs.
This season, we’re going with wearable muted colours and sleek, clean lines. It’s a break from the typical festive nail edit, but still lively enough to give a fresh jumpstart to 2020.
Start sliding into your manicurist’s DMs, ladies.
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Add a little flair to solid nail colours with half-moon nails; play with negative space around the crescent-shaped area at the bed of your fingernails.
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Here’s a colour combo you might be sleeping on: start with a bare base and thin stripe of colour running vertically in the middle.
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We already know the classic French manicure has seen many colour transitions. Keep it semi-traditional by striping the tip with black.
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When paired with the perfect nude base polish, gold wire accents add a touch of edginess while keeping the overall look low-key and minimalistic.
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Long tips might get all the love but for our short nail sisters, opt for a simple light base and lines for that elongating effect.
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Spotted at NYFW, replicate this graphic look with thick black lines atop a clear base.
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You can’t go wrong with a glossy bare base. Add a touch of glamour with a curved deep diagonal tip. The result: perfect nails for weddings with a little unexpected twist.
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