August 11, 2014 Angela Melero Spotlight

Candy Crush: Nails and Wrist Candy

candy crush
Stylish combos are the spice of life, right? And here at MDC, we are all about spicing things up, especially when it comes to nails. In the past we’ve played around with lots of fun pairings: manis and sneakers, pedis and sandals, nails and denim, etc. Well, our latest obsession has been with jewelry, so much so that we decided to spotlight fun manis with equally fun arm candy. We enlisted the help of our expert contributor and celeb nail artist Kait Mosh to pair up our digits with dazzling jewelry!

free spirit
Free Spirit. Show off your love for shapes and elements by displaying them on your mani and wrists! Layer up simple, accented bracelets and create an accent piece on your wrist!

Jewelry: Bracelets by Circle Ring Girl

Nails: Essie Take It Outside + Duri Pillow Pink 

bird watcher
Bird Watcher. Get artsy with your mani by adding a storytelling element to it! Paired with bohemian jewelry and you’re sure to have a conversation-starter on your hands (literally!).

Jewelry: Rings by The Knotty Mermaid

Nails: Essie Style Cartel + Essie Blanc

Haute Hippie. A half-moon mani and finger bracelet are a hippie match made in heaven!

Wrist Candy: Cuff by Ax+Apple

Nails: YSL Bleu Celadon + Essie Serial Shopper

Midas Touch. All that glitters really is gold! We are all about decadence delivered by this striped mani and gold jewelry pairing!

Jewelry: Bracelets by Circle Ring Girl and The Knotty Mermaid; ring by Azlee Jewelry

Nails: Essie Blanc + Deborah Lippmann Nefertiti + Deborah Lippmann Build Me Up Buttercup

shape shifter
Shape-Shifter. This look breaks the rules by playing with various shapes and unexpected pops of color via a fun French mani!

Jewelry: Rings by Azlee Jewelry and Circle Ring Girl

Nails: L’Oréal Paris Flashing Lilac + Essie Bikini So Teeny

Which of these pairings are you crushing over?
Sound off in the comments below!

Nails by: Kait Mosh


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