The following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky.

We’ve already rounded up the most dreamy spring nail colors, but these days in a world of nail art and DIYs, a new season means so much more than new shades.

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I've become so accustomed to painting my nails every color of the rainbow that the idea of wearing a nude polish seems completely crazy to me. But the pale manicures seen at Spring 2013 shows like Rodarte have inspired me to take a break from my beloved metallics and pastels.

From textured manicures to speckled polish, click through to shop the latest nail innovations hitting shelves. What will they think of next?

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