50+ Festive (but Easy) Christmas Nail Design Ideas to Try

Get your festive on with these Christmas nail designs to help spread a little holiday cheer.

christmas nails
Let’s start off with these fantastic Christmas designs. A different one for each finger and look at the minimalist style reindeer!
christmas tree nail design
I love the minimalist style Christmas tree and the french tips are Christmas tree color with a tint of sparkle to them. I love them.
christmas reindeer nails
You could really lean into the reindeer theme with nails like these. I love the detail on the pink ones.

A lovely festive red gel nails with stars and snow.
black and white christmas nails
You don’t need to go with festive colors. These white and black Christmas nails are stunning.
Christmas nails
Or the transparent look with Christmas babels?
christmas tree nail designs
I love this little Christmas tree against the white and then the red and snow on the other nails.
Christmas gel nails
These cute little Christmas gel nails look great with a little variety. Maybe I have a thing for reindeer.
christmas nail designs
Deep festive red nails with some white Christmas designs.
christmas candy cane nails
I love the candy cane nail designs.
Matte black with festive Christmas nail designs.
chrismas nails
These short gel nails have a little festive flair to them.
You could get away with these as stylish yellow nail designs at any time of the year but the subtle Christmas tree decoration makes them festive too.
These are some elegant-looking reindeer.
santa nail designs
These Christmas-themed French tips look great. I love the little Santa hat!
Adding a little snow design to glittery transparent acrylics? Instant Christmas.
christmas nail design
Deck your nails with bows of holly (and cute little reindeer)!
mistletoe french tip nails
Mistletoe french tips
gold christmas nails
I can’t believe we made it this far down the list without some golden nail polish. A very festive look!
A very minimalist Christmas design and I love the little Christmas tree decorations.

The only thing I love more than a warm glass of mulled wine (or wine nails) and Christmas music is a good excuse for cozy winter clothes and festive colors. I do hope this has given you some ideas for Christmas nails If you give this a go – I want to see it! Send me a photo of your Christmas nail designs and we’ll feature them here.

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