How-to: The luxe purple nails at Marchesa S/S ’13

Marchesa - Spring 2013 nails

The look:

“Elegantly draped in the sari of Luxedo.”—Essie founder and creative director Essie Weingarten.

The inspiration:

The spirit of India in the ’60s, with brightly coloured paisleys and floral brocades, fuchsias, teals and hot Indian pinks. Decorated with ornate embroideries and jewelled embellishments.

Marchesa Spring 2013 nails 2 How to: The luxe purple nails at Marchesa S/S 13

The how-to:

1. Start with a coat of Essie First Base Base Coat.

2. Apply a coat of Essie Nail Polish in Ballet Slippers.

3. Follow with a coat of Essie Nail Polish in Luxedo to give the nails a purple tint.

4. Add shine with a coat of Essie Good to Go Top Coat.

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