Holiday Nail Design Inspo From Instagram


If it were up to us, every day of the year would be a party. Luckily, the flood of cheery get-togethers and celebratory dinners help the holiday season come pretty darn close to a 24/7 soiree. Guarantee your nail game is fete-ready at all times by decking out your digits in winter-wonderland-themed designs and shimmery nail polish shades. To get the creative juices flowing, we turned to Instagram for helpful holiday nail design inspiration.

Dress Up Your Digits


The beauty of this black-and-white reverse-moon mani is in its simplicity. We can't think of a better way to spruce up an otherwise au natural look.

Top Lacquer Matte Nail Color


Dolce&Gabbana Beauty

Le Laque Couture Nail Polish in Noir Primitif


Yves Saint Laurent


Alexa Chung's night-sky themed design has us seeing stars (in the best way possible).

Artist Nail Charms



Nail Polish In Nightfall



Nail Lacquer in Honeyfox




A classic crimson mani is the epitome of a Christmas chic.

Shocking Nail Lacquer


Marc Jacobs Beauty


Feeling adventurous? Swap your trusty red polish for an in-your-face magenta shade.

Nail Polish in Pseudo Silk Kimono


Deborah Lippmann


Take a page out of Mother Nature's book of beauty and go for a crisp, snow-white polish. Bonus points for a barely-there swipe of glitter or a tonal design.


Take color blocking to a whole new level of lovely by combining two shades from the same color family.

Nail Lacquer in I’m With the Band



Nail Polish in Jungle Red




Mixed metals are a no-brainer when it comes to making your nails stand out in the crowd.

Nail Polish In Need For Speed


Formula X

Stripe ‘Em Striping Tape


It's So Easy

Nail Polish in Gilt



Nail Polish in Azurite




This moody blue is reminiscent of brisk winter nights and the subtle shimmer gives it a festive sheen.


Lend a demure pink mani some much-needed holiday luster by way of a single swipe of iridescent glitter.

Nail Polish in Whitechapel Snowflake


Nails Inc. London

Nail Colour In La Favorita


Christian Louboutin Beaute