We are relieved that the clocks have moved one hour forward, a clear sign that spring is finally approaching. As we all prepare for longer days and warmer weather, we all take great pleasure in updating our wardrobes and beauty regimes. It is also a great time to experiment with nail colours to complement the sunny weather and cute fashions.
The nail colour trends for Spring / Summer 2015 are breath-taking. We are seeing colours that are both cool and soft with subtle warmth. These colours include understated brights, pale pastels and nature-like neutrals. We have outlined the major trends and highlighted which OFAT colours complement each trend to give you more guidance about creating great looks for the season.
One key trend is seventies chic, a style which is dominating the runways this season. The style is bohemian meets couture with brights prints. It calls for nails with bold hues to complement the mood. OFAT colours to fit this trend are: Maharani, Tuberose, Sunshine, Neon, Bittersweet
Another key trend is nautical-inspired for summers spenton or near the water. The main features of this trend include bright whites, blues and sea shades as well as coral hues to create striking summer nails. OFAT colours to fit this trend are: Azure, Rhythm, Fearless, Blue Note, Blanco, Reef, Encore, Shanghai
A long-lasting trend is nude, barely there nails, which seems to be a regular feature for many women. The look is soft and pretty and features natural hues to highlight healthy nails and hands. OFAT colours to fit this trend are: Sheer Heaven, Sweet Like Candy, Baby Spice, Trill, Osaka, Sophisticate, Yummy Mocha, Krypton
Bright, bold jewel-like colours are also a major trend for this season. These colours are rich and decadent and may contain sparkles and shimmer, much like a treasure chest filled with gold and gemstones. OFAT colours to fit this trend are: Runway, Sapphire, Turbulence, Sepia, Delish, Aphrodite, Rouge Noelle, Purple Rain, Baby Be Mine, Mizz King, Gold, Steel Shimmer
Spring would be nothing without pretty pastels. This seasons pastel palette is more sporty and creates a hip urban but feminine look.
OFAT colours to fit this trend are: Bond, Bombshell, Spanky, Fickle, Sunshine, Azure, Neon
This is a great roadmap for creating the hottest looks for the Spring / Summer 2015 season.