Kylie Jenner lips nails

Day 5 of NAFW 2016 is dedicated to a manicure inspired by a style icon. First I thought about doing a manicure inspired by an Australian icon. We have plenty - Nicole Kidman, Kylie Minogue, Crocodile Dundee, just to name a few... However, instead I opted for someone a bit more modern. This girl (she READ MORE


If you've been following SoNailicious for a while, you'll know I've got a penchant for geometric prints. Consequently, as soon as I saw this fabulous bag from the Anya Hindmarch Fall 2016 collection I had instant inspiration for Day 3 of  NAFW 2016. Like all my NAFW manicures, this Anya Hindmarch nail design is done freehand. It READ MORE

Gucci Nails, NAFW 2016

I’m kicking off the first day of Nail Art Fashion Week 2016* with these Gucci nails. As a fashion obsessed person, it's usually quite difficult for me to choose just one favourite designer. However, this year it's Gucci without doubt! Abundance of graphic prints, vivid colours and stunning wearable designs - Gucci Fall 2016 collection READ MORE

best spring nail polish collections

Spring nail polish collections are typically some of the prettiest! So we've reviewed them all to bring you the creme-de-la-creme of spring nail colours. Here's 4 collections that deserve your attention: 1. Cirque Colors Metropolis Cirque Colors' New York-inspired Metropolis Collection is back this spring with a lighter and brighter colour palette. The collection includes 9 luscious READ MORE

futuristic rose quartz nails

As promised here's the first (but not the last!) nail art tutorial with Pantone Color of the Year 2016. These Futuristic Rose Quartz nails were partially inspired by Lackfein's nail design and partially by the new 'shattered glass' nail trend. However, instead of the full on 'shattered glass' look, I just used the 'glass' details READ MORE

paisley nail art for short nails

For Day 2 of our Nail Designs For Short Nails series, I've decided to attempt paisley. I've always wanted to try this print and after seeing these fabulous Paisley Nails, I thought it shouldn't be a problem with my new short nails. Truth to be told, it was a bit harder than I expected. So READ MORE

gradient nail art

If you're looking for an easy yet impressive looking manicure idea, this geometric gradient nail art is for you. Nail art brushes are great but nothing compares to good old striping tape for accuracy and speed! Oh sharp corners and perfectly straight lines, how I missed thee. The geometry and muted colours of Roman architecture inspired this READ MORE