Decadent, armor-like couture is charging the runways, with opulent looks popping up in gilded corsets, beaded knits, and layered ornamental necklaces. The pieces read like renaissance gowns- almost dripping with texture and detail. The over-the-top look is staging a coup against the simple silhouettes we’ve been seeing dominate the catwalks. If you’re not quite ready to slough off the basics and switch alliances, try integrating the trend into your look on a smaller scale with layered metallic bangles, chunky bejeweled earrings or a blinged out manicure. Follow the easy DIY below to learn how to make your own studded manicure.