Easy Wedding Nail Art | ipsy Nailed It
- May 15, 2014
The 16 Prettiest Wedding Manicures For Every Type of Bride
According to ourwedding beauty timeline, you should get your nails done one to two days before the big day. But what abouthowyou should paint your digits? Some brides will stick to the classic nude or pale pink, but others might want to flaunt something a bit more festive. Whatever your style –classic, colourful, feminine, or glam—we’ve got you (and your nailbeds) covered. Because how else are you going to show off the sparkly new addition to your ring finger?
Click through the slideshow above for the best bridal nail inspiration—plus, shop our favourite wedding nail polishes at the end!
Update your French manicure by subbing in a metallic polish, like Marc Jacob’sEnamoured Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer() in Stone Jungle, instead of your classic white.
Use a piece of clear tape to create the swooped effect—just stick, paint, and remove!
Photo courtesy of amnorton1212
Give a glint of glitter to your pale pink manicure with a silver glitter polish, like Illamasqua’sNail Varnish() in Harsh.
Though most brides will choose a creamy, opaque hue on their special day, why not reach for a sheerer version?
A bright turquoise and nude polish are perfectly juxtaposed in graphic patterns.
Image courtesy of Pshiiit.com
Paint each digit a gradually-deeper shade of pink for a fun, colorful take on the ombré trend.
You wouldn’t think that peach and turquoise polishes could blend so seamlessly, but somehow, they do.
Try a subtle shimmer instead of your go-to crème pastel shades.
Update the classic half-moon manicure by subbing in a glittery triangle instead.
Image courtesy of HoneyMunchkin.com
A thin gold line across each nail paired with a glittery accent nail is feminine and modern.
Channel your inner girly-girl with this perfectly-pink mani.
Photo courtesy of Pshiiit.com
Toughen up your sweet pink manicure with a thin line of gunmetal.
A taupe polish is the perfect base color for a glittery, glamorous pattern.
Photo courtesy of TheQuicheGirl.com
Photo:Sugar Coated Nails
Channel your husband-to-be’s suit with this chic black tie-inspired manicure.
Photo courtesy of SugarCoatedNails.com
A matte coral polish will stand out against your dress—especially with a gold-striped accent nail. No matte polish? Use a topcoat, like Jinsoon’sMatte Maker(), to give your polish a matte finish.
For the bride who can never get enough glitz, glamour, and glitter.
Keep clicking to see our editor-approved wedding polish picks!
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