Nail Art Tutorial: Argyle Sweater Nails


Top nail artist and Fashion Week staple Rita Remark created this fun, fall-inspired nail art look. Graphic lines and triangles of color in rich, autumnal shades allude to one of the season’s prominent fashion staples: the argyle sweater. Below, Rita shares her tips on recreating the look for your clients using Essie nail polishes.

Flip through to learn how to get the look

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1. Apply one coat of Essie‘s First Base Base Coat, followed by two coats of Russian Roulette. Step2 1
2. Dip a striping brush in No More Film and paint a triangle at the tip of the nail. Step3 1

3. Mirror step two with another triangle in Sole Mate. The points should meet in the center of each nail. Step4 1

4. With a striping brush dipped in Romper Room, draw two x’s, one at the tip and one at the base, in a criss-cross pattern.

5. Seal the deal with Good to Go Top Coat. *Rita’s Tip: The triangles can be filled with the striping brush or very delicately with the Essie brush.

[Images courtesy of Blue Sky PR]

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