Christmas is just over a month away, and that means it’s time to start planning your festive manicure. Whether you’re up for an easy Christmas nail art or more sophisticated festive nail design, we’ve got your covered! And, remember, Christmas nails are not just about the traditional red and green or blue combinations, it can be any colour you want, just add a classic Christmas pattern over!
To help you with that part (i.e. painting intricate patterns) the all-new Christmas Stickers collection has arrived right in time! It has everything from snowflakes to Fair Isle sweaters and is perfect for the festive season.
Scroll down to view 12 fabulous Christmas nail ideas and make sure to pin some of your favorites, so you remember the design!
1. Snowflakes Christmas nail art by @so_nailicious
How-to: First create a gradient manicure, then add Snowflake stickers to finish off this magnificent Christmas design!
2. Dark Red Starry nails by @laublm
How-to: These shimmering matte dark red nails are simple and festive! Use the SoNailicious Super Star stickers for a bright topper and finish off with a matte top coat for a chic look.
3. Pastel Starry nails by @paulinaspassions
How-to: Paulina’s look captures the feelings of falling snow, and the Super Star stickers make it even cheerier!
4. Christmas Sweater nails by @ilaeti
How-to: Fluffy sweaters and candy canes? Perfect for Christmas! Use SoNailicious Christmas Sweater stickers to get this merry manicure. To re-create this look follow this Christmas Sweater nails how-to.
5. Blue and Gold Christmas nails by @laublm
How-to: These electric blue nails with gold snowflakes are perfect for holiday season! Use these Snowflake stickers to re-create this Christmas nail idea and finish off with a matte top coat for a chic look.
6. Geo Christmas nails by @beautyaddictedd
How-to: To give this already-chic Geo Christmas design an extra pop use these Glitter stripes.
7. Galaxy Snowflake nails by @laublm
How-to: With her latest design, Laura has created a gorgeous galactic winter look! Use white Snowflake stickers to complete this cosmic creation.
8. Starry Gradient nails by @ilaeti
How-to: I haven’t seen the Northern Lights yet, but this gradient manicure gets me close! Use the Super Star stickers to evoke a gorgeous winter’s night.
9. Glam Snowflake nails by @so_nailicious
How-to: Simply add the gold Snowflake stickers over dark plum nails to create a perfect Christmas manicure.
10. Glitter Accent Christmas nails by @beautyaddictedd
How-to: Simply add white Christmas Sweater stickers over bright blue metallic polish, cover with a matte top coat and paint one accent nail to add a touch of luxury to your Christmas manicure.
11. Delicate Festive nails by @so_nailicious
How-to: Use a sheer nude polish and Super Star stickers for a holiday manicure that’s understated but makes a statement.
12. Christmas Sweater nails by @coewlesspolish
13. Art Deco Party nails by @so_nailicious
How-to: Using Glitter Stripes stickers, you can easily re-create this high-contrast festive manicure.
14. Negative Space Party nails by @nailscope
There you have it, 12 fabulously easy Christmas nail ideas! I especially like the Starry Gradient nails, Galaxy Snowflakes nails and Elina’s Party nails – each is unique and perfect for the festive season.
Now over to you!
Which Christmas nail design from the above compilation is your favourite?
– Maria, xx
MORE CHRISTMAS NAIL IDEAS:
- 10 Best Christmas nails on Instagram
- TUTORIAL: Classic Christmas Nail Art
- BREAKING! Christmas Stickers collection is here