13310ae795a6a4311033 holiday nail inspo

Already blasting holiday music 24/7? Take your spirit (and your nail creativity) up a notch with festive finger art! From candy cane stripes to glitter-packed snowflakes, there are plenty of looks to try out this month. Check out a roundup of our favorite designs to inspire your own holiday creations.

Day 1

Sweater Weather


Give your tips an ultra-cozy feel with a Fair Isle-inspired pattern in festive holiday shades.


Day 2

Haute Holo-Day


For a chic, minimal look, opt for a holographic sage hue and gems arranged in the shape of a Christmas tree.


Day 3

Sugar Cravings


Satisfy your sweet tooth with nail art inspired by your favorite holiday treats.


Day 4

Santa Claws

Nailstyle/@the maki’s project

A shiny gold buckle and faux fur trim can only mean one thing: Today’s the day for St. Nick to make a special appearance on tips.


Day 5

Ice Queen


The weather outside may be frightful, but sparkling snowflakes and frosty blue hues make for the season’s most eye-catching nail art.


Day 6

Wrap Star

Nailstyle/@forever nails

Nails will look as pretty as a present when topped with a playful pink shade and gold glitter bows.


Day 7

Stripe Right


Nothing says the holidays are right around the corner more the digits decked out with festive candy cane stripes.


Day 8

Green Scene

Nailstyle/@anto butera

Emerald green, glittery gold and a hint of mistletoe add holiday cheer to any nail length.


Day 9

Glove Love


Recreate the look of your favorite pair of mittens with gel polish and a velvet top coat.


Day 10

Light It Up


Colored lights provide major mani inspo this season. Mimic the look with polish, or use colored gems for added sparkle.


Day 11

Jam On


Pay homage to your favorite set of holiday PJs with a plaid pattern in a palette of festive hues.


Day 12

Fancy Floral


Poinsettias in a rich burgundy shade look both elegant and luxe for any holiday celebration.

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