by Vaishali Sudan Sharma
Take a look at the festival inspired nail art designs which are a true depiction of the traditional Lohri bonfire!
The popular and much-awaited festival of Lohri is approaching. The first special occasion which is celebrated with great fervor up north, every year on the 13th of January, the bonfire lights up the mood of Punjabis around the world. To mark the end of peak winter season, Indians gather around the bonfire and gorge on traditional delicacies such as gajjak, sarson ka saag and makki di roti. The aroma of sweet rice made with jaggery and sesame seeds fills up the house.
For the women in northern parts of India, there are plenty of reasons to dress up and look pretty. All the dancing on the folklore, singing away to glory, this festival holds a special charms for newly married girls. Being their first after marriage, they are the ones who need to make special efforts to look good.
Traditional attire, pashmina shawl to keep them warm and bright makeup that looks splendid on a cold winter night, we just thought to make it even prettier for you. Here are 20 nail art designs inspired by the warm hues, and fire symbol. This Lohri, paint your nails in the brightest of the shades. Look festive, bright and happy!
1. Chic shades of yellows, oranges and reds:
Be it a sassy geometrical pattern or a simple graphic representation on the canvas called fingernails, the chic shades of festival inspired colors which represent bonfire are sure to glam up your beauty statement. This winter, kill the blue-borne-boredom with bold, hot and appealing colors! Universally seductive as well as feminine, chirpy yellows, succulent oranges and sexy reds are sure to give your nails a much-needed twist.
2. Ombre of warm shades:
Probably one of the toughest nail art designs, ombre, however, can be visually appealing. For those who are new to ombre nail art design, here is a brief about this stunning style of painting nails. Ombre nail art is a type of manicure in which a color gradient is created. A light color on the top of the nail gradually blends into a darker color toward the tip. In order to achieve the perfect ombre effect, you can visit the nearest nail salon. Team it up with a black outfit. For newly married ladies, a bright red, orange or pink ensemble is bound to amp up your fashion statement.
3. Glittery designs in warm hues:
Who doesn’t like glitter? Be it the swirl of silver dust or graciously sprinkles golden shimmer. After all- festive nail art design is incomplete without all the glitter. Besides, fiery colors such as reds, oranges and yellows look exceptionally brilliant with the dramatic glittery effect.
Here are a few recommendations of stunningly bright nail art designs to sport this Lohri.
Here is wishing you all a very Happy Lohri in advance!
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