If you read our Fashion Week coverage then you know that designers love nails. If you appreciate nail art walking down the runway in place of all those nude and neutral colors you will be as excited as we are to learn about these fashion + nail collaborations. In the past designers may have formulated a custom color of nail polish, but these current collaborations are all about the art. And the best part is, you don’t have to polish them on!
If you have longingly admired Charlotte Olympia‘s signature kitten flats like I have, then you will be happy to know that you may soon be able to sport that cute cat face on your nails.
British designer Henry Holland has teamed up with Elegant Touch to create a playful collection of nails. “The designs are bold, playful, and create an individual look at a great attainable price,” says the House of Holland designer. These sets are currently available at Ulta for just $7.99.
Missoni promoted their show in Milan during Fashion Week with these nail wraps that were available only in Milan, Paris, and Dubai. The wraps feature Missoni’s signature zigzag pattern.
Just released this week at Walgreens is Revlon’s appliques with 3-D jewels inspired by the couture gowns at Marchesa.
London-based clothing company Lazy Oaf is known for their cheeky illustrated style. These bright, bold decals embody the clothing brand and are available now at Rad Nails. Each set comes with a cuticle stick and nail file.
Since high-end runway looks can be really expensive, these nail designs offer an affordable alternative.
Which fashion collaboration are you most excited about? What’s your dream nail and designer duo? Tell us in the comments below.