Are you fond of glamorous nails and stylish nail art, but not the long nail lengths? Then this is the place to be! We have found 23 fairly short acrylic nails to inspire your next manicure. These nail designs give you the trendy looks that you wanted to try, but that you can also easily wear. There is something for everyone, whether you have tough nails, animal prints or manicures that are chic and subtle. You will not be able to decide which one to try first!
1. Leopard Short acrylic nails
First we have these chic leopard nails. As you may already know, leopard print is back! Now many of you may not think about leopard print as chic, but these nails will change that! The leopard print here uses warm tones that create a beautiful pattern, while the other nails have a light color with pearls. By using pearls and soft colors, you put down the leopard and it gets a classier appearance. Leopard printing is fairly easy and tutorials can be found online.
2. Purple and glitter acrylic nails
Purple is one of the most stylish colors of the year. These following nails are therefore a must-have. These short nails are a vibrant purple hue with two accent nails. The accent nails have silver glitter. Recreate this look for a glamor manicure or leave the glitter behind and try only a purple color like this.
3. Short acrylic marble nails
Marble is a chic nail trend and here you can add a marble design to your short nails in a beautiful way. Some nails are only one color such as gray and nude. There are two accent designs, including silver glitter and a marble nail. You can recreate a look like this or experiment to make your own marble manicure . There are online tutorials to help you.
4. Short acrylic wedding nails
Do you like the classic French manicure? Then these nails are for you. This French look has had a bit of a makeover. The short nails have the nude color and white tips, but with added accent drawings. There are two accent nails – one has a triangular crystal design and a nail has gems everywhere. It is a good way to enhance the traditional look. Make this mani again or try your own sparkly designs. This nail design is perfect for all brides-to-be.
5. Elegant, black matte nails
Matte black is so chic and elegant! Take a look at these nails and find out for yourself. Here we have shorter nails that are matte black with an accent nail. The accent nail is a beautiful soft pink with floral art. This is a stunningly stylish look that suits every occasion, from office to outing. You can try to make your own version of this look or just try matte black.
6. Simple, nude acrylic nails
Looking for a short design in acrylic nails that is stylish but easy to wear? Then view these nails. The nails are a beautiful nude color. A light color like this suits every outfit and every occasion. It is just a beautiful and elegant manicure that will look great every time. You can view the Polish used and see how you can buy it on the artist page shown below. You can also jazze the design with a few accent stones.
7. Sparkly short acrylic nails
Our next short acrylic nail idea is funky and unique! Most nails are a light shade with two accent nails. One accent nail has silver glitter and the other is sparkling with a black pattern. Complicated nail art like this would require some practice, but the end result would be worth it. Re-create this look or try to make your own glitter pattern. This design would be a good choice for a New Year’s Eve, right?
8. Light pink and white nails
Then we have a great idea to show you. Some nails have a light pink hue and others are white with a sparkling stripe design. The white nails are finished with crystals. This is a cute and elegant nail idea. You can make neat stripes by using tape as a guideline, you can view various tutorials online.
9. Vibrant pink nails
Add a pop of color to your look with nails like this! The short nails shown here are a vibrant pink shade. We love this light, clear and fun color. It is perfect for the ladies who want to try something different and who want their manicure to be fat. You use a color similar to this one to mimic the look or add some glitter for a glam set of nails.
10. Pretty Nails with Flower Accent Nail
Our next short acrylic nail idea is beautiful and chic. These are short chest nails in a light color with a floral accent nail on each hand. The floral art used here is so delicate and elegant. To create the look at home, you can buy beautiful nail stickers that give you a similar design.