Nails By: Sophy Robson
The Look: A regular behind the scenes on advertising shoots for Tom Ford and Céline, Robson can certainly do simple and elegant, but her cool-girl clients (Alexa Chung, Kylie Minogue) are always game for something fly. This confection was inspired by a street-style picture Robson saw of a woman in pink trousers and a green bomber jacket. "The color combination caught my imagination—I'm loving sugary pink nails at the moment."
How To: Brush on two coats of (1) and let dry. Next, use a small nail-art brush dipped in (2) to paint curved slivers on both corners of each nail, and allow to dry. with a striping brush dipped in (3), draw thin lines along the edge of the curved slivers. FYI: ASP Nail Art 4 Pack Brush Set, $15, contains small nail-art brushes and a striping brush.
1. ORLY Nail Lacquer in Basket Case, $9. 2. COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss in Pink-finity (140), $5. 3. REVLON Nail Art Neon Nail Enamel in Fluorescent, $9.