Posts tagged "nail art"

Get Nailed With Miss Pop — Can You Handle It?

Hey gurl, nice can! That’s what our friend Fiona from the Byrne Notice been hearing since she asked for these soda nails with fizzy glitter ombre. The sugar rush drink nails are a cool twist on the hot glitter fade trend. Amelia has been rawking gold glitter over a taupe-y nude, which is a subtle,…

By: Simcha / August 27, 2012

This Girl Has Nails On Her Nails!

It took me a minute to figure out what was going on with these nails, but holy Christ, they are Dr. Evil nails. As in, that woman’s pinky has a pinky on it, which is a very Xzibit meme kind of thing to do. Like, “Yo dawg, I heard you liked nails, so we put…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 14, 2012

Beyonce Wears Love For Jay-Z (And Blue Ivy!) On Her Nails (UPDATE: OK, Maybe Not.)

You know, people kind of look at me like I’m, like, crazy or something when I wear my RYGOS ring, but I could show my devotion to my one true love in more extreme ways. Like Beyonce, who posted this photo to her Tumblr this weekend. Her manicure features photos of her and hubby Jay-Z,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 6, 2012

The 15 Best Nail Art Blogs

One of the best things about being online editors is that we get to spend hours perusing the web for inspiration (even though this may not be best for our eyesight or posture). Nonetheless, there are tons of budding makeup, hair and skincare “experts” sharing their straightforward reviews and in-your-face tutorials. Impressed by their serious skills and online…

By: Stylelist / July 27, 2012

A Manicure With A Velvet Touch

Now and again, you want something a little special for your nails; a boring regular manicure just won’t do. Which is why we recommend you try Ciate’s new Velvet Manicure, a special treatment for your nails that leaves them feeling velvety soft. The manicure comes complete with a soft, powdery substance that you’re supposed to…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 26, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: How To Evil Eyes

Ex-boyfriend going extra cray? Roommate riding your nerves like a pony? Boss man keeping you down? Ward off the haters with evil eyes! For my gurl Dana here, I added an acid wash denim design and nail art bullion studs so she would look like a force to be reckoned with. Just talk to the…

By: Simcha / July 20, 2012

This Is What Lena Dunham Is Doing In Preparation For The Emmys

“Zooey Deschanel and I have been e-mailing all morning, like, ‘Can you believe the women that we are getting mentioned in the same breath as?’ Also, we’re planning our Emmy nails … She’s got a lot of nail style. I mean, I have a couple ideas, too … I want to shock the world with…

By: Rachel Krause / July 20, 2012

A Meth Manicure For “Breaking Bad” Fans

Happy “Breaking Bad” Season Premiere Day! I’m pretty sure this “BB”-inspired manicure would look amazing with a hazmat suit. [Deviant Art]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 15, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: Stud It Up!

This summer, I’m all about the studs. And not just the shirtless ones at the beach (although I would also like to get my hands on some of them too.) For my beauty expert buddies at Lifebooker, I bedazzled some series nail hardware. Check out editor Anna’s done up digits— hope she’s not going to…

By: Simcha / July 5, 2012

Get Nailed: “Baby, You’re A Firework” Nail Art How-To

America, land of the free, home of the brave DIY nail artists like you, gurl. So, get out your metallic polishes because we’re gonna salute this nation. And what better way than with some sparkly firework fingers?

By: Simcha / July 3, 2012

These Charlotte Olympia Kitty Cat Nails Make Me Reevaluate My Position On Nail Art

Paging Miss Pop: I need these nails, stat! The lovely Elizabeth of fashion and DIY blog Moveslightly combines my two favorite things in the world, beauty and cats, into one squee-worthy package. These kitty nails, inspired by a pair of Charlotte Olympia flats, aren’t just adorable — they also look pretty doable, provided you have acce…

By: Rachel Krause / July 3, 2012

Quiz: Guess The Crazy Celeb Nail Art!

French manicures, simple red polish, and even super vampy shades are for manicure traditionalists. Those who want to make a style statement from head-to-toe and to the tips of their fingers have embraced over-the-top nail art designs, shapes, and decals. But can you identify which celebs are flaunting the bold manicures in this slideshow? Take…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 29, 2012

Get Nailed: Kelly Kapowski Fantasy Nails By Miss Pop

Love our girl Simcha, aka Miss Pop, and her nail art skillz as much as we do? Then you’ll want to watch the first tutorial video for Urban Outfitters! Find out how to do “Kelly Kapowski Fantasy” nails that would make Lisa Turtle totally jealous. [Urban Outfitters via Miss Pop]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 18, 2012

Get Nailed With Miss Pop: “Mad Men” Nail Art

I’m baaaaaaack! You know I could never really leave you, baby. So you can catch me, Simcha — also known as Miss Pop Nails — doing up digits every week exclusively for The Frisky. Each Wednesday, aptly nicknamed Hump Day, I’m going to be showing you how to Get Nailed with my hawtest new nail…

By: Simcha / June 7, 2012

Princess Eugenie Chooses Patriotic Nail Art To Celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

I am not qualified to talk about the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, because I know literally nothing about it except for this very factual article I read on Vice. What can I say? I’m incredibly American in my ignorance. But oh my god, you guys, a royal wore nail art! Okay, so it was Princess Eugenie…

By: Rachel Krause / June 6, 2012

Hot Links: Pop Culture Nail Art, Plus Jessica Alba’s Got A New Tattoo!

Let’s end the day with some pop culture-inspired nail art, shall we? [theBERRY]
Whoa, Jessica Alba got a pretty sweet — and large — tattoo on her arm. What do you think of it? Personally, I love a girl with a  sleeve and wish I could pull it off (and handle the pain!).

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 3, 2012

Doodle Those Digits

Amped to try some of this spring’s nail art trends? Get started with Sally Hansen’s nail art pen. This fine-tipped pen is as easy to use as a marker and opaque enough to only require a single coat. Play it safe with some easy yet colorful French tips, or go crazy with stripes, shapes, and…

By: Sophie Leon / March 21, 2012

Behold, A Birthday Party In A Bottle

Deborah Lippman nail polish doesn’t mess around. It’s not simply shimmery or sparkly, it’s packed full of actual glitter. This particular style, called “Happy Birthday,” contains a rainbow of reflective confetti, and can be layered over other colors to create different looks. Who cares if my actual birthday isn’t until May? I think I’m getting…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 5, 2012

Get Nailed With Simcha: Straight Off The New York Fashion Week Runways

To my Frisky peeps, I’m Simcha. But did you know I have a nail art alter ego? Yep, you can also call me Miss Pop. For the past couple of years, I’ve been doing up my digits, my grandma’s nails, and literally anyone’s hands I could get ahold of. And now this polish obsession has spiraled into…

By: Simcha / March 1, 2012