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Runway to Real Way: Textured Ombré Nail Art with Dry-to-Wet-Look Finish

Okay, so you can't really wear these talons in real life unless you're Lady Gaga. But you can steal the technique to wear in real life.
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This was the look for the Korhani Home Fall/Winter runway show last evening at World Mastercard Fashion Week in David Pecaut Square, Toronto. In a double-barrel word: Head-turning.

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Aside from that sinister bird in the model's wig, check out the talons. Perfect for Lady Gaga or the Bride of Frankenstein. And maybe you, too?

Textured Ombre nails

Essie Canada lead artist Rita Remark calls this a textured ombré mani, and says it's an absolutely wearable technique off the runway. Here's how:

What do you think of this dry-to-wet ombre look? Is it already in your nail-kit of tricks? Or maybe this emerald silhouette mani by Rita Remark is more you?