Just in time for the biggest party of the year, here are 15 fabulous New Years nail designs for every taste and skill level. From brilliant freehand nail designs to easy abstract New Year nails and from embellished gel nails to negative space minimalist manicures, this New Years nail designs compilation has it all! Plus, any of these designs can be easily done in gel or the usual nail polish and any colour palette, so it’s easy to match your New Years nails to your outfit.
According to the old Russian proverb, the way you celebrate New Year’s arrival that’s how you will spend the rest of the year. So let’s make sure our nails are on point on the 31st 😉
Scroll down to view 15 fabulous New Years nail designs and make sure to pin some of your favorites, so you remember the idea!
1. New Year’s Eve nails by @home_of_deva
How-to: this nail design is done in gel but can be easily adapted for the usual nail polish. First, create paint all nails in colours as pictured, then using a fine detailing brush paint fireworks, clock and champagne glass, add glitter gradients and rhinestones. Finish off with a high gloss top coat.
2. Sparkling New Years nail design by @thehandedit
How-to: this New Years manicure is perfect for those who is short on time but still want their nails to be extra. Simply create glitter gradient over bare nails with a silver holographic nail polish and then glue diamond rhinestones on your fingers.
3. New Year’s Eve Party nails by @nailscope
How-to: first paint the base with a negative space details, then add gold Geo Aztec stickers as pictured and finish off with a matte top coat. Here’s step-by-step tutorial for these blue and gold party nails
4. Extra Sparkly New Years nails by @misspopnails
How-to: first paint all nails with an opaque nude nail polish then add the Swarowski crystals. But if Swarowski is a bit exxy, use these clear rhinestones and small gold beads to recreate this New Years nail design.
5. Purple and Gold Evening nails by @hannahroxit
How-to: first paint your nails with dark purple polish, then add gold Boho stickers to top off this stunning Christmas manicure!