12 Christmas Nail Art Ideas Bringing The Party To Your Fingertips

Polish up on these festive Christmas nail art ideas before the big day.

Christmas Nail Art

Christmas nail art might seem like an unnecessary extra to all you Scrooges out there, but when it comes to the most festive time of the year, we can't think of much else better than spending an afternoon curled up by the fire, watching old movies and giving our fingertips a good old Christmas nail art makeover.

Ideal for instantly giving any office party ensemble a going out out overhaul (and for making even the most dismal of Monday mornings feel festive), Christmas nail art doesn't have to mean cartoon Father Christmas faces and glitter so thick you can peel it off in one.

In fact, we've mined our fashion week archives for the hottest Christmas nail art ideas direct from the runways. From Tom Ford's black and rose gold ombré talons to Blumarine's timeless red tips, check out the best Christmas nail art ideas guaranteed to add a little sparkle to any occasion.

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Blumarine

Ok it's not the most innovative nail art idea ever but a punchy Christmas red goes with everything.

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Byblos

Chrome nails will never get old - fact. Give the salon mani a miss (and your nails a break) with rainbow-finish metallic press ons instead.

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Creatures Of The Wind

Give negative space nail art a delicate floral update with alternating flowers on your cuticles and finger tips.

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Desigual

The easiest way to inject a little festive shimmer into any ensemble, holographic silver nails are so hot right now.

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Fyodor Golan

If all the red and gold is getting you down, give your nails a seasonal but modern twist with an 80s-inspired electric blue.

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