By Marianne Mychaskiw
Nov 02, 2012 @ 12:01 pm
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When Kelly Clarkson performed “Don’t Rush” with Vince Gill at last night’s CMA Awards, we couldn’t help but notice her deep chocolate nail lacquer as she clutched the microphone. And we found the exact shade! The first American Idol opted for Little Brown Dress by Essie, and we like how it complemented the tones in her printed dress without making the overall effect busy. Shop the shade now for $8 at

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