Nothing says summer like a bright and colourful manicure. Whether you’re into minimal designs on short natural nails or wild nail art on extentions, a pop of colour on your fingertips can take your whole vibe from drab to summer ready, in no time.
We’ve been searching high and low, and have rounded up our favourite summer nail designs to give you some inspo for your next DIY attempt or appointment. We apologise in advance because you might struggle to choose your favourite…
If you find yourself jetting off to Greece this summer, then 1) we are so jealous and 2) this set from @_by_shelley is perfect for you. Channel those good positive vibes with an evil eye design all summer long.
@letzgelwithmeg are helping us get our five a day in, with this super fun fruit inspired set. Who says you need to have the same design on every nail? Pick n mix is on trend- even this healthy kind.
This squiggle design from @disconailsglasgow is a stroke of genius. The mix of dark and light matching tones is a winner. If you love funky designs, then these are the nails for you.
If you told us that those are real daisies on these nails, we would absolutely believe you. We’re in awe of this matte daisy set from @thebeautyroombysarah. They are going straight to the top of our summer wishlist.
@thegelhouse’s mani is nailing all the trends this summer. The mix of pastel colours and abstract line design, looks good enough to eat. If you like simple but fun nails, then this is for you.
If you can never decide on one colour for your nails, follow @thehotblend’s lead and just get them all. These rainbow pastel diagonal tips are super fun and funky, perfect if you’re prone to being a lil indecisive.
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FYI: This article was previously published at an earlier date and has since been updated.