Alexa Chung Sparks New Trend, 870+ Waiting List

Alexa Chung may have played the self-effacing card when she picked up her (third) British Style Award at the British Fashion Awards last week, but c'mon, the gal's got major fashion chops.
Most recently, the 'non-hipster' has sparked a feeding frenzy for Nails Inc's Bling It On Leather Effect nail varnish, after coating her talons in the slick black lacquer for the BFAs and tweeting, 'Aaaaannnnnndddd thanks @nailsinc for my leather nails! #kinky.'
There's just one catch: The varnish, which also comes with sparkly skull decals, doesn't hit stores until 13 December. But thanks to Miss Chung's Midas touch, the waiting list now stands at 870 and counting.
Like we're going to let that get in our way. (Daily Mail)
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