Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
If you ask us, nail art is more than just a digit-al hobby. Whether we’re stalking sleek designs or attempting out-of-the-box creations (literally, we’re hooked on Sally Hansen nail strips!) on our own, we flip for experimental, embellished fingers. But, as much as we consider ourselves to be aficionados, we know of one gal in S.F. that is slightly more obsessed with haute hands.
Enter, local blogger Margot Bookspan of MSB Chic. Not only is this lady out and about with flawless fingers, but she’s almost always rocking a new and striking design on the reg. So, who better than her to school us on how she gets her phalanges so fly. We asked the lovely local to keep a nail-art diary for the entire month of June, and here's what she came up with (instructions included!). Prepare to be inspired.
Photographed by Margot Bookspan
Contrary to what Hallmark will have you believe, red and pink aren’t the only colors one can or should wear on Valentine’s Day — nor are hearts the only print. Please. It's not that we don't dig the holiday's romanticism; it's just that dressing for it doesn't need to be so one-note. In fact, we're in favor of read
Weekend brunch options abound in New York City, but the cold winter months make the sport of staking out a primo table less appealing. In a city where you can get anything and everything delivered to your apartment at (nearly) all hours of the day, why not add devouring a hearty plate of pancakes and bacon to the list read