Fall 2014 Have To-Have Nail Trend: Minimalistic Manicures

If you didn’t catch the nail trend that was creating its way up and down the runway in the course of Fashion Week fall 2014, we’re recapping it for you — in complete detail. This season, the saying “less is more” proved correct as it is all about the minimalistic manicures. Luckily for us, minimalist manicures imply minimal operate. This basic style is a piece of cake to accomplish, and a appear that anyone can pull off. Below, we’ve gathered the greatest minimalistic manicures straight from the runway and we’re filling you in on exactly how the master manicurists created them.

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When it comes to fall, a deep maroon nail shade is important, so it is no surprise that models had been rocking this colour during the Kenneth Cole’s show. To get the look, manicurist Gina Edwards for Morgan Taylor utilized two coats of From Paris With Really like, a stunning, rich, maroon color.

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Just since it is fall, that does not imply we have to cease wearing lighter shades on our nails. Softer shades of blue and grey were big hits on the runway this year. To produce this blue-grey manicure from Sally LaPointe’s show, Morgan Taylor’s lead manicurist, Danielle Candido, used the nail polish Scene Queen, and finished it off with a clear top coat.

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Minimalist manicures don’t  mean that you have to stick to 1 solid color. Simple and straightforward styles like this one are a cute take on the style. Zoya Polish was used to develop this Parisian-inspired, color blocked nail look for Peter Som’s runway show in New York in just 3 simple methods. Two neutral shades, Charlotte and Severine were utilised as the base and then Anais, a gorgeous metallic charcoal-black, was applied in a half moon at the cuticle.

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We know diamonds are a girl’s very best buddy, but who doesn’t love some gold? Julie Kandalec, Essie’s lead artist, was the mastermind behind producing this look for Naeem Khan’s show. Utilizing just a single coat of the opaque polish Great as Gold followed by semi-sheer Shifting Power as a leading coat, this could just be the quickest and cutest manicure to attain this fall.

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Even though we’re usually used to our nail polish providing off a shine, opting for a matte finish is a great way to spice things up a bit when following the minimalistic trend. To get a appear like this a single from the Costello Tagliapietra show, just do what Essie manicurist Julie Kandalec did — use Berry Naughty topped with Matte About You!