Oceanic From the sky to the shore: Swirls of sea greens, foamy blues, and hints of gold, conjure up images of sandy surf and crystal waters. Give your nails their dream vacay in these mermaid hues. Deborah Lippmann Nail Lacquer in Mermaid's Dream, $18; amazon.com China Glaze Nail Lacquer in Deviantly Daring, $6.99; sallybeauty.com #nailpolish #polish
Backstage manicurists threw their support behind classic shades of rich burgundy and midnight blue that picked up on the strong, feminine attitude of the collections. Keep your nails short and square with rounded corners and apply two generous layers of lacquer finished with a glossy top coat for a take-charge effect.