DIY Holiday Nail Art: The Gilded Manicure Straight NY Fashion Week

The New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2015 Backstage Beauty Report: The Gilded Manicure, Perfect For Holiday


Designer: Nanette Lepore

Lead Manicurist: Michelle Saunders for essie

The Scoop: To pair with the “posh rebel girls club” vibe of Nanette Lepore’s Fall/Winter 2015 collection, Michelle Saunders for essie created a customized “rock at the top” nail look by layering glitter in between two metallic hues. The burnished color perfectly matched the models’ metallic gold shoes.

How To DIY A Gilded Manicure

  1. Apply ridge filling base coat to clean, filed nails.
  2. Once dry, apply one coat of for the twill of it.
  3. Next, apply one coat of rock at the top.
  4. Then, apply one coat of shifting power.
  5. Finish with good to go top coat.