Is it starting to feel festive? Looking for Christmassy nail ideas? Then you need to view 23 of the best vacation nails that we have found on Instagram! We have sparkling snowflakes, nail art inspired by Christmas treats, designs with classic Christmas characters and more. There is something for everyone, whether you go to a glam Christmas party or want to celebrate the season in style! This list will certainly bring you into the Christmas mood.
1. Glam Holiday Nails
We start with these snowflake and glitter holiday nails. The nails are shiny with various white snowflake designs and small, sparkling crystals. There is also a silver glitter accent nail. Nails like these are perfect for Christmas! Re-create the whole look or maybe try just one snowflake design on all nails.
2. Nice Christmas idea for Santa Claus
Our next idea is a design inspired by Santa Claus. Some nails are red and glittery, while two are nails with Santa’s nail art. One nail has Santa’s face and the other his suit. It is a cute and festive nail idea. This design fits all nail lengths and shapes.
3. Nice gingerbread-inspired nails
It would not be Christmas without gingerbread! So now we would like to show you that these cute nails are inspired by the wonderful Christmas treat. The nails are all different in gingerbread style. The first has a cute face, the second has gingerbread buttons, then we have a festive golden nail and the last visible nail contains gingerbread with white glaze. Re-create the whole look or choose one of the nail designs to try.
4. Gold Glitter and Plaid Nails
The holiday and winter seasons offer a lot of inspiration for nail art! Here we have a stylish and cute idea. The nails are painted with a red and green checkered pattern with golden glitter and white nails. We love this idea because it uses plaid (a must-have for the winter) with festive colors and glitter.
5. Elegant holiday nails
If you are looking for an elegant nail idea for the holidays, these nails can be perfect! All nails are a light shade with beautiful patterns and precious stones. One nail is snowy, the next has a crystal Christmas tree, then there is a glitter nail and finally three beautiful gems. Nails like this would be perfect for a party.
6. Festive, golden and silver polkadots
Then we have a stylish holiday nail idea to share with you. The nails are dark red with silver and gold dots. We love the colors used here because they are perfect for the season. It is easy to imitate this look, you only need a red, gold and silver paint and a point tool. Use all three colors or try only red and gold or red and silver.
7. Pretty Snowflake Holiday Nails
Our next idea has a winter snowflake design. The nails all have different designs, including candy cane inspired stripes, festive glitter and a snowflake. These are beautiful and simple nails for the holidays.
Easily recreate the design using this fast YouTube video from BadGirlNails. To enjoy!
8. Christmas balls
Baubles are a must-have for the Christmas tree. These nails are inspired by the decorations. Each nail has a different ball with all different patterns. This is such a cute and Christmassy idea. You can recreate this look or you can use similar balls in colors of your choice.
9. Nutcracker Inspired Holiday Nails
The next idea we show you is inspired by another Christmas classic: the nutcracker. These nails are dark red with one accent nail that is based on a nutcracker uniform. This is a traditional holiday idea that fits every shape and length of the nail.
10. Matte Red Holiday Nails
Looking for simple Christmas nails? Then this idea is for you! These nails are daring, Christmas red with one accent nail. The accent nail has a creative, golden glitter Christmas tree. This is such a chic and stylish nail idea that your look gives a festive glitter and glamor. You can re-create it in a matte or glossy finish.