Imaxtree(2)Things have started to get spooky around here! Blood-inspired nails-from Prabal Gurung's NYFW show and also seen at Gareth Pugh in Paris-are giving us the creeps! (And we mean that in the best possible way.) While we suggest sticking with our fall lacquer favorites for your everyday digits, these eerie runway nail designs are perfect for Halloween! We caught up with celebrity manicurist Tracylee Percival, who created the blood-drop nails at Prabal Gurung, to get the lowdown on the spook-tastic tips. "Prabal was inspired by artist Anish Kapoor, who did an installation called Blood," Percival told InStyle.com.
To get the look, she suggests first painting nails a natural color, then using a nail art brush and a deep maroon shade to recreate the chilling manicure. "When you dip the brush into your nail polish, there will be a ball on the end, which is how you know you've picked up enough," Percival told us. "Take the ball and push it onto the nail, then pull the brush upward in aRead More »from Halloween Manicures from the Runway