The winter season is upon us, so it’s time to dust off your favorite winter nail art designs. Winter nail art designs are a great way to keep your nails looking beautiful and stylish—even when temperatures drop below freezing.
Winter nail art designs can be as simple or elaborate as you like, but they all share one thing in common: they’re perfect for showing off the rich colors of the season. Whether you prefer bright reds, deep blues, or rich purples, there’s no better time to wear them than during the cold months.
Whether you’re planning on wearing your favorite sweater, snuggling up with a good book in front of the fire, or hitting the slopes for some cross-country skiing, there’s no better time than the present to get creative with your nail art designs.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite winter nail art ideas—from classic snowflake designs to glittery holiday designs—so you can have fun with your nails while keeping warm this winter. Check out our winter nail art ideas below and get ready to be dazzled.
1. Polar Bear Winter Nail Art
When we say winter, one of the things that come to our minds is polar bears! Here is a cute polar bear nail art.
2. Gingerbread Winter Nail Art
Is there anything sweeter than gingerbreads? If you agree with me, you should definitely try this.
3. Snowflakes with Blue Glitters
Blue glittered nails look like the sky and snowflakes fall from the sky in this image. The nail art and nail polish go with each other.
4. Snowflake Accent Nails
How to make nude almond nails have a winter look? As accent nails, a snowflake on glittered nails will look perfect.
5. Blue Winter Nail Art
This nail art gives an impression of a small winter village, doesn’t it? It can be hard to apply but if you have time, you should try it out.
6. Deer Winter Nails
Deers are iconic animals of winter. A deer inspired christmas nail is a great idea with all of its ornaments and brown nail polish.
7. Silver Glitter Snowflake Nails
The combination of silver glittered nail polish with white snowflakes is quite matching. Little shiny stones placed in the middle of snowflakes look nice, too.
8. Red Winter Nail Art
If plain red nails are not for you, the nail design above is for you. You can design all of your fingers with different nail arts.
9. Santa Winter Nail Art
Can you imagine a winter without the Santa Claus? Christmas inspired blue nails are amazing to stand out.
10. Nude Winter Nails
On top of your chic nude nails, why don’t you draw some hearts, snowflakes and lines to give it a winter look?
11. Red Christmas Nails
To feel the Christmas to the fullest, you should definitely go for this nail design. It is full of snowflakes, candy canes, Christmas sock and candy cane.
12. Snowman Nail Art
Winter nail ideas cannot be listed without a snowman. So, here is a nice one above. There are also bears in this nail design.
13. Shiny Swirl and Snowflake Nails
Swirl nail art is so popular in every season but if you want to change it to make it a winter nail, you can wear several snowflakes.
14. Penguin Nail Design
Here is one of the cutest winter survivers! Penguins are so cute, so let’s show them on your nails.
15. Nude Snowflake Accent Nail
For your white and chic nails, you can have an accent nail with snowflakes like the one above.
16. Falling Snow Nail Art
There is less enjoyable activity than watching snow falling. You can show it in your nails with these beautiful colors such as lilac, blue and white.
17. Snow Sweater Print Nails
Iconic snow sweaters are one of the best things in winter. If you love to wear them, now it’s time to wear them on your nails.
18. Blue Winter Nail Design
Here is a great depiction of a winter landscape. This matte look is a good choice to try.
19. Pinky Snowflake Nail Design
Different shapes of snowflakes on pink nails look amazing. You should combine this color with snowflakes!
20. Mason Jar Snow Globe Nails
Mason jar snow globes are the perfect winter craft. In this jar, there are cute winter trees. Give this nail art a shot.
21. Snowmen Winter Nails
Snowmen again! They are adorable and one of the best way to use them is to have light blue base nails. In this way, they will stand out easily.
22. Snow Falling Nail Art
Here is an another winter landscape with trees, moon and snow. This nail art shows a different period of time, which is night. Dark blue effect gives this impression and it is simply amazing.
23. Polar Bear Nail Art
A polar bear with winter fruit tree braches on top of its head, snowflakes and shiny hearts will take your nails to a whole new level.
24. Glittered Snowflakes Nails
Black matte and grey shiny nails look perfect with their gold glitters and snowflakes with tiny stones. Go for it if you want to achieve a chic look.
25. Ombre Snowflake Nail Art
Dark blue French tips look like ombres and they give a different look for your snowflake nail art.
26. Winter Fruit Tree Nails
Red fruits of winter trees stand out from the snow because of their striking colors. The birds standing on the trees are plus.
27. Winter Animals Nail Art
How about having a winter nail art that is full of animal faces? It looks so adorable and you should definitely try it out.
28. Winter Tree Nail Art
Imagine there are beautiful winter trees and the snow is falling down on them! How nice it is.
29. Pink and Purple Winter Nail Art
Not all winter nail arts should be blue and white, right? Why don’t you try pink and purple colors to be different?
30. Penguin Winter Nail Art
Here is one of the cutest nail arts. For your purple nails, you can have different nail designs for each of your finger.
31. Shiny Winter Nail Art
Drawing a small winter village and writing ‘Let it snow’ is nice as you can see from the example above. The shiny coat also gives it a great look.
32. Snow Globe Nail Art
Ranging from shiny snowflakes to Santa Claus, there are many amazing options to wear a winter nail art. It can be hard to choose but which one is your favorite? I’m looking forward to reading your comments!