If you want something
truly unique for your next manicure, how about some Amethsy nail designs? Whether this is your birthstone or you just love this eye-catching shade there is something incredible about this trend gaining a modern twist.
After picking through
thousands of different designs we’ve collected our favorites. Whether you want a simple style to do yourself or some complex inspiration to show you nail tech, this list has something for you.
Starting the list off with some nice watercolor amethyst nails. There are also two nice gold dots on the edge of the nail which ties it up nicely.
Here’s some nice amethyst marbling. We’ve got a really nice deep violet mixed with some white and purple. We’ve also got a nice touch of gold foil on top.
Here’s a simple straight-to-the-point amethyst design. There’s a nice touch of gold foil on the edges making everything feel luxurious.
This nail set has a lot of depth to it. The nice deep colors contrasted by the pops of white and gold make everything look so intricate.
Here are some nice clear coffin nails with an amethyst pattern painted on top. There’s a bit of gold added on top. I think that the clear base makes it look so much cleaner.
This looks like amethyst dripping off your nails. The intricate design bordered by gold looks so opulent and clean at the same time. It’s definitely a look you could wear anywhere.
These resemble the beauty of the night sky. I love the gold moon detailing. If you like this design, check out the moon and star nail art list as well.
This gives more of a frosted amethyst look. Again, we’ve got some gold foil on top but the best part has to be the clear nail with nice reddish purple dried flower petals.
This rich violet design has some nice blue flecks in its shimmer shade. I also love the use of some deep violet crystals contrasted by the bright gems it’s surrounded by.
If you want an amethyst-inspired look but don’t really want anything too complicated. Here’s a simple gradient of colors that resemble the crystal.
A mixture of a beautiful crystal and a vast galaxy nail design. I love the purple vignette and the light marbled middle that gives some depth.
These nails are dashing. We have a nice deep violet gloss that’s topped with some nice gold gems. We have a nice full glitter nail and some marbled amethyst with gold foil.
An amethyst stone with its natural cracks and sparkle.
This sort of design has been in trend these days! If there’s an intricate design you like, instead of having it printed all over your nails, you can have them painted on their edges instead. It gives an overall tidier look.
The amethyst pattern is painted on top of a nice clear nail base. I love how a lighter shade was used here as it looks like some white and purple smoke in clear glass.
These amethyst nails are done with a cooler shade of violet.
Here’s a captivating nail set to try out if you’re looking to try out two shades instead of one. We’ve got a blue translucent nail with some hints of white and a nice periwinkle topped with some pearls and gems.
Who wouldn’t want their nails to look like the gorgeous night sky?
Here we’ve got a mix of full purple glitter along with some light amethyst designs.
The reason why these nails look so good is that their amethyst pattern isn’t too bold and bright. Instead, it’s a lot more subtle so that when the gold flakes are added it looks like stars in the night sky.
These nails look like actual amethyst crystals.
This set has some nice big reflective stars that serve as a nice topper.
I love how this greatly resembles what an amethyst tumbled stone actually looks like.
This is one gorgeous set. We have our nice flawless amethyst marbling, but the best part about it is the beautiful accent nail. We’ve got a beautiful shade of blue that’s lightly marbled and is surrounded by gold foil. It looks like a hidden gem in the midst of already beautiful gems.
Beautiful amethyst nails for a queen. This set is done using a nice magenta shade. The stone detailing is done with a white shade and the are multiple sizes of gold specks scattered around.
I know these are amethyst nails, but they look like a beautiful galaxy floating around to me.
Here’s another gentler and subtle take. We have a mixture of milky pinks and violets that are topped with a nice sheen.
This looks like a freshly picked out crystal.
Bringing in some tranquility and balance with these nails. I like how the intricate design of amethyst was paired with a nice simple light salmon shade.
Amethyst continues to bring peace to those who wear them and so does this set. This set is topped with some gold Aquarius-themed celestial details.
Here’s another set that looks like a beautiful tumbled Amethyst crystal. This is simple and straight to the point. A lovely color indeed.
A bright dazzling take on the beautiful Amethyst. This one looks like it’s being held against light and that light is reflecting off of it.
Some more beautiful purple acrylics. I love the beautiful gem detailing that goes on top of each nail and dresses it up beautifully.
Here’s a mixture of celestial-looking amethyst prints and some purple dazzling glitter.
This set is mixed with a really nice opaque deep violet shimmer.
I love how these nails remind me of two different crystals, an amethyst, and cloudy clear quartz.
A bold and edgy take on an amethyst crystal nail look. I love the deep violet chrome base and the unique designs painted and placed on the nail. This is a darker look as there’s not a lot of white and the colors are mostly those on the darker side.
It’s incredible how these nails actually look like real crystals. These crystal nails are paired with some solid lilac nails.
In awe of how this looks like a realistic depiction of an amethyst geode. The geode design steals the show while the design is supported by some beautiful purple gems on the side.
Here’s a fairly simple and clean design. The base shade is a nice muted pink and it’s topped with a few drips and swirls of violet. There are some silver foil and white tips as well.
These look like actual amethyst on the edge of your fingertips. What makes this look so beautiful is the deep shade paired with a nice thick gloss topper.
A nice set of dazzling stilettos that are topped with some moons, stars, and gems. Nothing too flashy but it isn’t all that bland either.
I really like it when the artist knows how to subtly put a themed design on your nails without making it seem too over the top.
Amethyst nails that look like the night sky, that is if we were in space.
Look at how beautiful and delicious this nice deep violet chrome is! It looks like it’s dripping metal and yet it’s so shiny and reflective.
Another lowkey take. Another good example of how less really is more.
I love how the purple just looks like it’s floating around its milky pink base. I love the simpler design especially since it’s topped off with some gold.
Bright and gorgeous! There’s a whole lot of shine going on in here. Each nail looks like an entirely separate stone which is why I appreciate each one’s uniqueness.
I do hope this has given you some ideas for amethyst nail art If you give this a go – I want to see it! Send me a photo of your own design and we’ll feature them here. Our inspiration photos come from user submissions and open sources and we’ll always give credit. All of the fantastic styles belong to their respective owners. If we’ve got a credit wrong or you’d rather we don’t feature you – just drop us an email.