Upgdate your style by paying attention to the newest must-haves in fashion: a stylish colorful manicure. Whether simple or sophisticated, nail art technicians have given you various styles to draw inspiration from straight off the runways, so take a peek at the fall/winter 2011 nail art and nail color trends and make your nails grab everyone's attention!

Nail art designs have become definite must-haves among women and for this reason women can now expect endless customization for unique and super trendy nail art designs. The runway nail trends for fall/winter 2011 show the color palette and manicure styles that will surely make you underline your penchant for beauty and style, so take a peek at the new designs and draw inspiration for your next manicure.

Depending on budget and skills, you can turn towards DIY nail designs or a professional manicure which will match up to your needs. Whether simple or super sophisticated with multiple nail add-ons, well-manicured nails make a difference for your look, so take advice from the runway looks and let your hands complete your stylish appearance.

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The new fall/winter 2011 season brings back a gorgeous, well balanced mix of nudes as well as brights on the scene. Nudes look amazing and suit every skin tone. Go simple with soft pinks, nude or light brown nail polish colors applied simply or combined. A great nail art look which features the new season hues and radiates elegance as well as sophistication is the nude- black/navy combo half moon design, a nail art design that doesn't require too much skill and suits all occasions.

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Darks suit the new season best, so no wonder that dark nail polishes will be a perfect new season nail beauty booster. Mattes and metallic navy, electric blue, black as well as wine shades (dark red) are a perfect match to try. Opt for simple dark polished nails or add a touch of glamour and sophistication by creating a unique design using metallic gold or silver nail varnish.
Go simple, a colorful French tip manicure or a half moon nail art design will surely help you get into the groove.

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If you've got a bright and bubbly personality fear not, manicurists have the perfect solution for you. Red, turquoise, purple as well bright yellow nail polish hues in matte or metallic will give a splash of color to your new season outfit, grabbing a lot of attention and making your mani turn heads. Don't be afraid to experiment with color and various nail polish colors and nail art designs as with a touch of nail polish remover any problem gets solved in an instant so you can give your artistic side another challenge.

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