Maniday: Christmas Nails

Now we are into December I feel it’s an acceptable time to start talking Christmas. You might not be the type to wear flashing bauble earrings or reindeer jumpers but you can easily get into the Christmas spirit with a swipe of nail polish. Here’s some inspiration:

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Reds

A red mani suits everyone and every season. It’s a perfect balance of being festive with style.

Experiment with different shades. If you’re having a white Christmas this year why not pick a darker red like Natio’s Crimson? Not only will it bring out your inner vixen, but it also has a bit of shimmer for some added Christmas cheer. Apply two coats for a strong opaque colour.

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Maniday: Australis – Fairy Bread

It’s maniday. Every Monday we like to share what we’re wearing on our nails and why.

Brand: Australis

Colour: Fairy Bread as part of their limited edition anniversary range. It’s a clear varnish with giant multicoloured glitter flecks.

Price: $7.95 from Priceline, Kmart and Big W. Or shop online.

Why: I actually bought this for festive cheer before Christmas.

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Maniday: Australia Day nails

Emma Salkild's pic of a Coopers Beer and Gold nail polish for Australia Day

Gold glitter nail polish and a schooner of Coopers

I feel conflicted when it comes to Australia Day. While I’m not one to complain about a public holiday and spending time with my loved ones, there’s definitely an apprehension when it comes to celebrating an event that is also known as “invasion day”. Continue reading