Tis the season! This winter season, switch up your typical manicure and try something new! Short or long nails, pink or blue—this season’s nail trends are simple yet unique. If you’re looking for a wintery design to get into the festive spirit, here are five winter nail trends you need to jump into.
1. 3D Sweater Nails
Shade: Dark Forest
Shades: Smoke Show, Behind Closed Doors
The 3D sweater nail is the perfect design to match your Christmas sweaters! You don’t need to be an expert in crochet or knitting to rock these cozy-chic nails. Match your sweater nails with rhinestones to create a festive bling look. Plus, while this nail trend mimics the texture of a sweater, it goes perfectly with any outfit!
2. Glitter Bomb
Collection: Sky Dust Glitter Gel
Shades: Sonic Bloom, Manhattan
Glitter is what your nails need this winter! There are endless designs that you can do with glitter. You can comfortably rock a manicure with a solid glitter or a crafty cute ombre glitter. The magic of glitter is that it can be any dimension, form, and color. Try glitter nails now with our new Sky Dust Glitter Gel Collection!
3. Leopard Print
Shades: Peach Charming, Innocence
Shades: Twilight Twinkle, Black Velvet, California Coral
Despite the vast range of animal prints, we can all agree that the popular leopard print is perfect for anyone who wants a fierce look. This design is a simple way to make a statement this season—you can even add glitter create a glamourous look. Check out this YouTube video on how to do your own Leopard prints: Sparkly Leopard Print Nails
4. Watercolor Nails
Shades: Indigo Flow, Lilac Lux, Splash of Teal
Shades: Sunset Glow, Shattered Sun, California Coral
The watercolor design, also known as aquarelle, is an ombré, multi-colored design on trend for this winter. A very eye-catching and unique design, it mimics the technique of a watercolor painting.
Shades: Passionate Kiss, Cashmere, Black Ice, Such a Cutie
Shades: Felicity, Harvest Moon
Just like sweater nails, plaid nails are inspired by rich textiles. Plaid is an easy multicolor design that only takes a couple of lines to achieve! In addition, this design looks best when paired with a gradient or shimmery color.
Looking for more winter nail trends? Get inspired through our Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube! If you recreate any of these nail designs, use #LeChatNails and tag us @lechatnails for a chance to be featured on our socials. And for all of the LeChat products these artists used and more, visit us at LeChatNails.com!