nail art lessons, nail art fashion week 2016

Nail Art Fashion Week 2016 is officially over! What a ride it’s been with so many fantastic manicures and new talented nail artists discovered and of course, useful nail art lessons learned along the way. The same like last year, so many of you have joined in! It was great to do this challenge together READ MORE

silver nails, Vivienne Westwood fall 2016 nail art, Marian Newman

For the last day of NAFW 2016 I decided to try my hand (literally!) at something very unusual – Dipped In Silver nails as seen at the Vivienne Westwood Fall 2016 show. At first I considered re-creating one of the more traditional runway designs, there are plenty of fantastic nail art ideas this year! If READ MORE

versace FALL 2016, VERSACE nails

For Day 6 of NAFW 2016 I decided to try challenge myself with an intricate manicure. Usually I prefer bold geometric patterns – straight lines, half moons, even Aztec, so doing something less structured feels very unusual. Today’s theme being dresses, I chose this fabulous sport luxe dress from the 2016 Versace Fall collection for inspiration. However, while translating the Versace READ MORE

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