In the spring, you likely migrate toward blush pinks, lavenders and baby blues when it comes to picking out a nail color -- and you'd be totally right! Pastels rule the world this time of year; we're all just trying to emulate a flower bouquet on our hands. But since this year is all about new beginnings, why not shake things up?
Introducing: the abstract manicure.
Rather than a traditional French tip or a funky geometric design for your nail art, take those spring colors and create a design that emulates abstract art. The effect adds some serious dimension to your manicure, but the result is more subtle and soft than most designs, thanks to the round edges of the lines and light colors.
The shapes and color combinations are endless, but here are some of our favorite looks from Instagram for inspiration:
Want to get started? You have to have the right palette available! Like I said, spring colors are applicable year after year, but there are particular bright and wonderful shades on deck this year, like Sparitual's Morning Dew: