For fall 2013, it’s all about letting your nails stand out with full-on metallics, dark as night talons and 3D lace, glitter and crystal accents.
Trend: 3D Accents
At Jenny Packham, manicurists crafted twinkling nails by drawing Essie Set in Stone ($8, essie.com) upwards towards the tip from the center of the nail bed.
At La Perla, Hughes created a half moon mani with butter LONDON Yummy Mummy and Union Jack Black ($15 each, butterlondon.com).
Designer Karen Walker selected OPI Black Onyx topped with the new OPI Matte Top Coat ($8 each, opi.com).
At Cynthia Rowley, nails were painted with Deborah Lippmann Dark Side of the Moon ($17, beauty.com).
At Reem Acra, two lux coats of Essie Bordeaux were topped with a single layer of brownish Sole Mate ($8 each, essie.com).