Say goodbye to bland and boring nails this summer with these bright and bold nail tutorials.
Anyone can add a coat of polish to their nails and call it a day. Stand out from the crowd with a bold nail design. They may seem tricky, but no worries. We’re here to show you how it’s done.
Two-toned color blocking
Color blocking is still a popular trend in the world of fashion. There’s no reason you can’t carry it over to your nails with this look, inspired by the Chanel spring 2014 runway.
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Striped pop art
Straight lines are so blah. Go outside the lines and have some fun with this striped pop art.
Melting ice cream
Nothing says summer like ice cream dripping down your fingers. Skip the sticky mess and get the look with these polish tricks.
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What girl never dreamed of being a mermaid? Sport the look on your nails this summer for a little seaside fun.
Chevron patterns are all the rage when it comes to home decor, but have you ever thought of putting them on your nails? Pick your favorite color duo and give this look a try.
The ombre look isn’t just for your locks anymore. You won’t believe how easy this look is to pull off on your nails, too.
Abstract floral nails
Floral patterns don’t have to mean delicate pansies and petunias. This abstract floral pattern brings in all the colors of your garden, without feeling overly girly.
Sometimes looking a little bit messy is what it takes to look put-together. Confused? Just trust us and try this splattered paint look.
Plaid shorts aren’t the only way to sport this popular pattern this season. Pick your color scheme and reproduce the look on your nails instead.
Go bohemian chic with this new take on a popular design.
Get the tutorial for feathered ombre nail design >>
Fish-tail French manicure
The French manicure will never go out of style, but the bold colors this summer are a great reason to switch it up a bit.