Nail That Emmy Nomination: Manicures Inspired By Your Favorite Shows!
Inspired by Selina Meyer’s bemused, hilarious turn on Veep, get downright (vice) presidential with patriotic polish! Red, white, and blue chevron stripes are both classy and unapologetically attention-getting. For a flawless design, try Sally Hansen's All Fired Up, Let’s Snow, and Water Color.
Orange is the New Black
On Orange is the New Black, unlikely Miss Priss criminal Piper Chapman finds herself behind bars, outfitted in government regulation tangerine prison scrubs. Not the coziest scenario – but it makes for must-see TV! Channel your own tough girl cellmate with a bright orange-and-white mani stamped with black stripes (use Sally Hansen's Kook A Mango, Greige, and I Heart Nail Art Pen in black.
Scandal’s Olivia Pope – aka The “Fixer” – is a crisis manager charged with quickly solving mysteries among Washington DC’s elite. With her sharp, structured wardrobe (think pale pantsuits, cream pea coats, and tough lines) she radiates sexy authority – and so does this graphic, gold-and-white nail. Sally Hansen's Let’s Snow and Wedding Glitters make achieving the look a cinch.
Hannah Horvath, the star of HBO’s Girls, lives in an indie-cool mecca, considers herself a tortured writer, and is a huge fan of retro-inspired prints (think polka dots, plaids and flowers). Nothing says hipster Brooklynista like a mani packed with brightly colored, glimmer-specked florals! Try it at home with Sally Hansen's So Much Fawn, Peach of Cake, Jaded, Dark Huemoor, and Ruby Do.
Game of Thrones
On Game of Thrones, Daenerys Targaryen (that’s ‘Mother of Dragons’ to you!), rules her section of Westeros with an iron fist, platinum princess hair, and a slew of gorgeous teal-and-gold tunic dresses. An aqua manicure with metallic accents is both playful and powerful – try it at home with Sally Hansen's Black and Blue and Wedding Glitters.
Sure, Breaking Bad’s Walter White was a crystal blue meth cooker who led an ultra-violent double life – but we never stopped rooting for him. Celebrate the show with this candy-blue mani and White’s signature Bollman hat and shades. All you’ll need is Sally Hansen's Earl Gray, Water Color, Gilty Party and I Heart Nail Art Pen in black!
The heir to Old Hollywood men of style like Cary Grant and Tyrone Power, Mad Men’s Don Draper is dapper to a fault. Tailored jackets, excruciatingly chic ties – what better way to celebrate the show’s Emmy nom than with a midcentury suit mani? Get the look with Sally Hansen's Nail Polish in Let’s Snow and I Heart Nail Art Pen in black.
The aristocratic Crawley women of Downton Abbey dress in satin flapper dresses shot through with exquisite gold-spun thread…for breakfast (lucky girls). Infuse a bit of post-Edwardian glamour into your life with a sumptuous, twinkly-coral manicure. Try this ladylike mani at home with Sally Hansen Nail Polish in Peach of Cake and Wedding Glitters!