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It's winter sweater time and that goes for your nails too

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Cable knit is the cosiest nail trend for winter

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It's definitely time to hunt out our chunky knits and get down to some serious winter wrapping-up. But this year cable knit isn't just for jumpers, dresses, hats, gloves and scarves.

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One of the latest beauty trends sweeping Instagram is for cable knit nails and they look incredible.

The cosy winter look is created using gel polish and a dotting tool to achieve that classic cable knit effect.

It may not be the easiest nail trend to follow at home so get yourself along to your nail technician and get yourself some sweater nails to match your favourite chunky knit.

A mug of hot chocolate and roaring fire are optional.

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Will you be trying cable knit nails this winter? Let us know in the comments below.

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