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    Fresh Fingers: 2012's Raddest Nail-Art Trends

    We've already shown you the 2012's hot nail polish colors, so now it's time to talk about our favorite subject: nail art. We paid close attention at fashion week in the fall, and we're ready to report our findings. As always, the designs backstage at the spring '12 shows ran the gamut from
    • DeLafée The magic of gold

      #goldleaf #gold #nailart #fashion Gilded French tip manucure at Norman Ambrose SS12 fashion show. To recreate this look, see our gold nail art kit:

    • Narjis Stabile

      A golden high fashion look with a definite pop influence | Crazy, Sexy Stiletto Nails

    • Glamour Grail

      black french tips #black #gold #nails #nail #manicure #frenchmanicure #formal

    • Li Wirström

      23 Gold Nail Designs for Glamorous Performance

    • BJ Riordan

      Norman Ambrose: CND’s Manacchio also worked on Norman Ambrose's spring 2012 show during New York Fashion Week. Six different nail looks were used to portray a theme of a glamorous woman “who swims in her diamonds.” Pictured here are nails painted in gold, edged in black, and treated with gold leafing. Models wore other hues and textures ranging from gold to red to nudes. All nail looks incorporated the slender, almond-shaped nail trend

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