Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Nail These Party-Perfect Manicures For NYE

  1. Begin Slideshow
    opener

    1.5K

    SHARES

    0 comments
    See All Slides

    You've got the dazzling dress, the killer heels, the perfect clutch — but your New Year's Eve ensemble isn't quite complete without the mani to match. While you could always go with something subtle, we think ringing in 2013 deserves a little more fanfare. That's why we tapped John Barrett Salon manicurist Marie Barokas to update some festive favorites with five truly original, truly chic ways to let your fingers do the talking.

    Whether you gravitate toward glitter, want an unexpected take on metallics, or prefer a hint of sparkle, you'll find plenty of inspiration in these manicure ideas. The best part: you don't need to be an artiste to re-create these looks at home. (We'll raise our glass to that!)

    So, chill the bubbly, break out the noisemakers, and get ready to let your digits shine. Because if you're counting down the seconds until the clock strikes midnight, you might as well do so on well-polished nails.

    Like this post? There's more. Get tons of beauty tips, tutorials, and news on the Refinery29 Beauty Facebook page!

    Photographed by Ben Rayner at The Wooly; Nails by Marie Barokas; Styling by Willow Lindley; Modeled by Sonya at Parts Models.

    Photographed by

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Food & Drinks

All Hail The Kale: The Only 7 Recipes You'll Ever Need

It's no exaggeration to say that kale has reigned supreme in the vegetable kingdom for the past few years. With a fan base that encompasses everyone from Hollywood stars to chain restaurants, it's one of the most buzzed-about foods of our time. And, a rumored shortage nearly caused a mass frenzy. You'd be hard-pressed to read

Skin care

How To Make Your At-Home Facial Feel Like The Real Thing

Some things in life are just better when someone else does them for you. It’s the universal truth that makes take-out taste better than anything you could whip up in your own kitchen, and — for most of us — it’s the reason we’re willing to pay big bucks for other people to color our hair, wax our bikini lines, read