Winters are here which means it’s time to switch out that manicure to something a bit more suited to Turkey Day. Think dark reds, oranges and golds. Today we’re sharing 10 of our very favorite nail art ideas from around the web. Keep reading to get inspired!
- Red Nail Art
This elegant red manicure is perfect for Winters, with its dark hues and metallic gold tips. This would be a simple look to recreate, with a steady hand to paint the lines for the tips.
- Glitter Nail Art
Transform your tips into festive Thanksgiving themed beauties, by painting them with a brown base color and accenting them with colorful glittered polish that looks just like tiny bits of fall foliage.
- Sequined Nail Art
This beautiful manicure is reminiscent of a yummy Thanksgiving dessert… maybe a perfectly baked pie or crême brulée. This nail art look begins with a warm beige polish underneath, and is topped with gold “sequins” on top.
- Gradient Nail Art
Next up, we have a lovely gradient effect which ranges from a dark cherry red to a light nude shade. The effect is achieved by painting a variety of colors on a sponge and gently laying it onto the surface of the nails.
- Criss Cross Nail Art
This fun manicure reminds me a bit of a classic Thanksgiving dessert cherry pie! The background color is red, while the overlapping diagonal grid pattern is a warm beige hue.
- Studded Nail Art
If you prefer embellishments to patterns, give this look a try. The base color is a warm purple with red undertones, which is then accented with different sized studs on the thumb and ring fingernails.
- Matt Nail Color
This fresh look has a combination of metallic and matte, giving it a very modern look. The muted purplish brown color would be perfect for Thanksgiving, while the metallic silver tips with lend a fancy vibe.
- Red and Gold Nail Art
This bold look is done with a lovely red wine polish color from OPI, paired with a sparkly gold hue. A small white chevron alternates with the gold for a bit of contrast.
- Leaf Nail Art
If you enjoy the colors of fall, but you’re not quite ready to let go of your favorite bright red summer polish… don’t! Simply use it on a couple of fingers as shown above, then combine it with some oranges and yellows.
- Simple Nail Art
Looking for a subtle style this Thanksgiving? Try this beautiful studded soft brown look. Begin with two coats of light mocha colored polish, and top with small gold studs as an accent.