We’re not certain if the fact that the Sochi Olympics happen to coincide with New York Fashion Week has the backstage artists seeing gold, but it does seem that way. Many of the nail and hair looks spotted on the Fall 2014 runways are embellished with the 24-carat hue, and the look at SUNO is no exception.
To conjure a “gypsy” school girl-inspired beauty look, Maybelline lead manicurist Honey Nailz polishes a haphazard rendition of the French manicure. First, she coats the nails with a shiny top coat; then, she imperfectly swipes gold polish (Maybelline New York Color Show Nail Lacquer in Bold Gold) across the very tips of the nails for an easy breezy—yet still First Place—manicure. —Kristin Oldham Giordani