7 Christmas Nail Art Inspirations for Merry Nails this Jolly Season


Expect inspiration to strike this Holidays as you gear up to be part of the merriest season of the year! Don’t stop with decorating your home or picking up your Christmas outfit. Take the designing all the way to your nails and wear Christmas wherever you go this season.

Here are 7 nail art ideas you’ll love to have on you:

1. Glittery Red, White, Green and Gold

Glittery Red Polish

When you choose to wear these classic Christmas colors, there’s no way you can go wrong. You can’t possibly be more Christmasy when you have green and red by your side-err, your nails. The simplest nail art you can do is to alternate your nails with Christmas symbols using varying combinations of these colors. Try stripes on your pinky, red with snow and snowman on your ring finger, some other design on your middle finger, and so on. Got it? The possibilities with these colors are endless!

2. Shimmery Midnight Blue and Silver

If you want something more subtle, try the nativity night sky for inspiration. Simply paint your nails with a dark blue lacquer and use your silver lacquer to create stars and sparkles however way you want to.

3. Matte Black and Silver

Matte Black and Silver

If you want a spunkier image for Christmas, you can find good use for your casual matte black and silver lacquer color combinations. Make it a merrier, happier design by choosing to paint your silver in cheerful Christmas symbols. Christmasy design in your favorite personal color can’t have it any other way.

4. White, Glitters and Dots

Use your white nail polish as base. Draw dots, lines, curves and happy Christmas symbols using your reds and greens. Vary the designs for each nail. Once done, top your art with glitters.

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5. Candy Canes

Candy Canes

Whether it’s the J-shaped ones or the lollipop kind, the wonderful color combination of candy canes in itself brings the spirit of Christmas tidings literally right in your fingertips. Do uniform designs or paint a unique design on each nail.

6. Hologrammatic Lacquer with Stars and Circles

Stay uniquely chic by getting hold of one of those hologrammatic nail polish. They are in themselves already festive enough to use in this season of merriment. Combine with stars and circles, possibly even snowflakes if you can find them, it’s going to be an ooh-la-la Christmas nails for you, honey!

7. Matte Blue and White Christmas Scenes

Mate Blue

Are you dreaming of a blue and white Christmas? Then let it show on your nails. Your matte lacquers are going to make an extraordinary eye-catching statement so go ahead and wear it loud and proud!


Nail art is one of the easiest, most fashionable ways to enjoy and be part of the jolly Christmas spirit. If you haven’t done this trend on your nails before, it’s the best season to give it a shot.

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