Don’t be a square peg. Give those pretty pointers some curve appeal with smoky, metallic hues. Even without the grease stains and grunge, you’ll be one of the toughest fashionistas strutting into ’09. Extreme glam is back with a vengeance. Hardcore shades of dark, rusted silver, bronzed burgundy and metallic, sea-foam green aren’t for the shy gals. For a look that’s sweet and sour, rock short, rounded nails like our November cover girl, Beyoncé.

Here’s to a well-rounded year. Oh, and check out our lustrous picks below!




butter LONDON 3 Free Nail Lacquer, Big Smoke, $14, at




Chanel Le Vernis in Kaleidoscope No. 479, $29.99, at,








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butter LONDON 3 Free Nail Lacquer, Thames $14, at







Dior Vernis – Black Sequins, $19, at







Laura Mercier Caviar Dreams, $15, at,