The Coolest Manicures From New York Fashion Week Spring 2022
Don’t let the glam makeup distract you from all the stellar New York Fashion Week Spring 2022 nails. The manicures offered something for every mood. And the best thing about all the looks is that you don’t have to be a nail artist or give up a full afternoon to create them.
Can’t resist a timeless mani? You’re in luck. Naeem Khan supplied striking red nails (and matching lips). Meanwhile Moschino went with a pale pink mani.
Want to make more of a statement? Copy the cool-toned silver nails at Anna Sui. Or the painterly lines from LaQuan Smith. When in doubt, try a French mani in any form or color.
Keep reading to discover the best New York Fashion Week Spring 2022 nails.
The baby pink mani on pointy almond nails at Moschino was a surprisingly classic choice. But it still managed to echo the playful vibes of the Spring 2022 collection. Nail artist Mei Kawajiri’s choice of pinks were flattering and work for all seasons.
The mani at Collina Strada was a combination of makeup and traditional nail polish from makeup artist Allie Smith for MAC Cosmetics and nail artist Juan Alvear, who drew abstract flowers on nails that had a painterly finish.
Red nail polish always has allure. Especially when paired with a matching lipstick. At Naeem Khan nail artist Aki Hirayama applied two coats of OPI Nail Lacquer in Art Walk in Suzi’s Shoes ($10.50) to models’ fingertips.
The silver nail polish at Anna Sui was as striking as the shimmering sunset eyes. The combo fits into the "Another Day in Paradise" theme.
Brandon Maxwell’s Spring 2022 collection has plenty of color. But the nail look was a sheer blink-and-you-miss-it polish. Models wore two coats of Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab Pro Nail Polish in Love At First Sight ($20).
Priti NYC Vegan Nail Polish in 222 Coronation ($15) with a matte top coat made up the minimalist mani at Jonathan Simkhai.
At Rodarte multifaceted oyster and lavender nail polishes were slicked on models’ fingers. It worked with the psychedelic current that ran through the show. Pick up a classic prismatic pastel nail polish and a succulent just because.
The graphic French mani at LaQuan Smith was a nod to the glittering winged eye makeup. Long almond nails were enhanced with black tips.
What’s better for spring than a French manicure with blue tips a la Prabal Gurung? Amy Ling decorated short nails with Sundays Studio nail lacquers in turquoise as well as hot pink.
Want proof that beige nails definitely can turn heads? Check out the nails at Saint Sintra, which were extra long boasting buff polish.