Ah, the big day is coming up. You’ve got the outfit, the shoes, the maid of honor on your side, everything you need for a beautiful, country wedding, but what is a girl to do with her nails? The latest trend in wedding manicure style is the nail accent finger.
It’s a way of keeping things elegant, while also giving the bride a chance to express her personal style. The accent finger can be everything from flirty to edgy; there’s even room for the minimalist and the maximalist.
Like everything in life, the best choices start with a good foundation. WiseGeek, recommends getting a wedding manicure at a trusted salon. That means going to your regular nail technician or getting a recommendation from a friend.
Next, color is everything. You’ll want a neutral tone that compliments your skin color and the dress. Usually that means nudes, light pinks or beiges. Ideally, your manicure will compliment your look, not be a distraction from it.
It’s never a bad idea to get a wedding manicure test run to make sure it’s exactly what you want.
Now it’s time to choose your accent. Fortunately, we’ve come up with this handy dandy look book for accent finger inspiration.
Feel free to take one of the images to your nail technician so that they can replicate it for you!