If you got tired of typical French manicure and classic nudes, but want to stay in the same color scheme, try this half-slash variation. It’s also classic and neutral, but with a bit of modern flair that make the nails look trendy. Luckily, the manicure is so easy to recreate, you won’t need to have extra special professional skills. Here’s what you need to begin: emery boards and buffing block, nail clippers, white nail polish, nude nail polish, topcoat polish, rounded tip guides, painter’s tape and small paintbrush. Head over to abeautifulmess.com to read the tutorial and see other 2 cool ways to style your nails in modern nude.