11 February 2013

Spotted at NYFW: CND for Alexander Wang

Check out this interview with Jan Arnold featuring Alexander Wang for a really interesting behind-the-scenes look at New York Fashion Week!

CND for Alexander Wang Fall 2013 Collection

Pin It“The CND and Alexander Wang partnership represents the intersection of fashion and beauty on an elevated level. Through sketches, sharing inspirational images, and thoughts, we created a unique, enigmatic nail look perfect for the runway, red carpet, or every day by using the various design elements,” said co-founder CND Jan Arnold. “It was exciting to work with such a unique talent and we look forward to how his customer and ours interpret this look for themselves—whether they adopt the unique texture, color palette, length or shape, they will be on trend for Fall 2013!”

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Alexander Wang also commented on the nail art for his show, saying, “CND brought the vision and talent to create the perfect subtle nail design to complement the collection. We were able to work together to bring some of the textures seen in the fabrics into the nails.”

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NYFW Fall 2013: Nail Art at Alexander Wang

  • CND color in Impossibly Plush was feathered with a fan brush from the sides toward the center.
  • After sealing with CND Speedey Top Coat the shine was buffed with a CND Glossing Buffer giving the nail a natural eroded monochromatic look.


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For visuals, how-tos and behind-the-scenes coverage of the CND nail looks, please visit the CND Blog at http://www.cnd.com/blog/fashion-week-live-flipbook/#page/1 and the CND Facebook page at www.facebook.com/cndworldfan.

Photos by Jennifer Graylock/Getty Images for for Creative Nail Design