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Lorde's Dip-Dyed Fingers Were The Best Nail Art Performance Of The Grammys

She brings new meaning to "exorcism chic."

At the 2014 Grammys, Lorde looked like a more grown-up version of her usual teen goth self.

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Her pants even had pleats in them! And her hair was decidedly less '90s-Noxzema-girl-gone-goth and a little more fresh-from-the-Drybar.

And it was the first time someone out in the wild actually attempted the dip-dyed fingertips look...

Lorde's still got edge, y'all!
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Lorde's still got edge, y'all!

Which has appeared in various runway shows.

Here they are at Mara Hoffman's A/W 2012 show.

Here they are at Mara Hoffman's A/W 2012 show.

Japanese model Eriko Nakao backstage sporting her frost-bitten fingers.
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Japanese model Eriko Nakao backstage sporting her frost-bitten fingers.

At the Aminaka Wilmont A/W 2012 show.
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At the Aminaka Wilmont A/W 2012 show.

And apparently in V Magazine as well.

What’s happening with Lorde’s fingertips? Channeling Rick Owens’ partner, Michele Lamy:

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What’s happening with Lorde’s fingertips? Channeling Rick Owens’ partner, Michele Lamy:

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But what I really want to know is HOOOOWWWW do you get this manicure??

Handling charcoal briquettes?

Chain-smoking?

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Performing an oil change?

Pressing your fingers into an inkpad?

Pen explosion?

Actual frostbite?

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Lorde, please teach us your dark-hearted ways.

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