Mani Monday: Summer Explosion
By Emma Grace Bailey

Take three bright colours, add a steady hand and you’ve got this week’s tried and tested manicure, says WGSN Beauty Assistant (and DIY nails expert) Emma Grace Bailey…

Jul 27, 2015


Regardless of the weather or season where you are, it can still summer on your nails thanks to this new mani trend. But if you don’t buy that, well, Mondays are infinitely more bearable with beautiful colour. Or three, in this case…

Summer Explosion (three OPI colours)

What: Using OPI’s new blendable Colourplay collection, layer any colours of your choice (we’ve gone for Pen & Pink and Primarily Yellow) over the silver canvas basecoat and mix until desired. Their translucent nature lets the silver pigment shine through for a dazzling result.

Why: As noted in our Summer 2015 Key Trends report, watercolour nail paints are here for the duration, targeted at the market looking to express their individuality.

Cons: So many choices, so little time…


BE FIRST WITH BEAUTY: From backstage buzz during fashion weeks, to emerging street style trends, our beauty editors are constantly publishing ahead-of-the-curve trend reports to keep our subscribers informed. Find out more here.

NEED INSPIRATION? WGSN publishes 350 in-depth reports each month. That’s a seriously awe-inspiring amount of inspiration. Find out more here.

Mani Monday: Summer Explosion

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