25 Winter Nail Design Ideas for Christmas

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If you’re looking for acrylic winter nail design ideas for Christmas, I’m sharing designs that are anything but boring. Check out these winter and Christmas-themed acrylic nail designs.

It’s that time of year where we pull out our winter decor, watch holiday movies, and drink hot cocoa and peppermint lattes.

Winter is one of my favorite times of the year. I’m sure most of you are like me and using this time to search the internet for Christmas decor ideas, holiday recipes, and more. And for some of us, creative winter nail designs.

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daffy duck nails

Photo Credit: barbrafeszyn

gingerbread man nails

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Reindeer Nails

If you love reindeer, consider getting a fun and festive design like the one seen below. I love the addition of the white stars too.

reindeer nails

Photo Credit: barbrafeszyn

plaid nails

Photo Credit: nailistayco

Red French Tips

These red French tip nails include a silver glitter detail that makes them look even more festive. You could do gold glitter too.

red tip nails

Photo Credit: lifestylebyannaelizabeth

green and yellow nails

Photo Credit: mommy_mrs

seafoam nails

Photo Credit: amyle.nails

Matte Nails with Glitter

If you want a high-quality design that stands out, I love these nails. They use a matte nail polish base and feature a beautiful glitter design.

striped nails

Photo Credit: _mejzi

Reindeer and Hearts

Show off your natural nails with this beautiful red and white Christmas design. I especially love the reindeer design on the thumb.

reindeer and tree nails

Photo Credit: christmas.time24

White and Gold Nails

Go all out with these gold nails. They feature lots of glitter and rhinestones, making them perfect for Christmas and New Year’s.

gold glitter nails

Photo Credit: vuvuzelanailspa

The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas fans will love these nails. This design would be perfect for Halloween and Christmas.

nightmare before christmas nails

Photo Credit: candy_nails_uk

Reindeer and Santa Nails

Wow, these nails look fantastic and are perfect for the holiday season. This design would look great on any nail shape.

reindeer and santa nails

Photo Credit: briannails_2709

Stiletto Nails

This design is absolutely stunning. I highly recommend checking out the artist @_mejzi for more beautiful nail design ideas.

stiletto nails with heart

Elegant Holiday Nails

Your nails will definitely stand out with this elegant and attractive nail design. These nails are perfect for your next holiday party.

glitter nails for christmas

Photo Credit: malinasnaglar

White Glitter Nails

This white glitter design reminds me of sparkling snow. That’s why these are the perfect nails for December.

barbwire nails

Photo Credit: jasminetran267

Burnt Orange and Gold

I think that these burnt orange and gold nails would be perfect for the winter season. For Christmas, changing the orange to red would make them so festive.

orange and gold nails

Photo Credit: amyle.nails

French Tip Nails

These white nails are elegant enough for holiday events, but would also look great for everyday wear. The color is just perfect for the colder winter months.

white tip nails

Photo Credit: natomas.nails

Purple Holiday Nails

You don’t often see purple nail design ideas. I thought that it would be fun to include a purple design that would look great during the winter.

purple gradient nails

Photo Credit: _mejzi

Gold Leopard Print

The gold design gives these leopard print nails a cute and stylish festive look that could also be worn year-round.

leopard nails

Photo Credit: _mejzi

Christmas Ornaments

These nails prove that you can have a gorgeous and festive nail design with your natural nails. These ornaments are so colorful and cute.

christmas ornament nails

Photo Credit: modernsalon

Santa and Reindeer

Santa and his reindeer will look great on your nails this holiday season. Make sure you don’t forget Rudolf the red-nosed reindeer!

reindeer and santa nails

Photo Credit: chocolatewitch_

Gingerbread Theme

These nails have a great gingerbread theme. If you’re looking for a cute brown nail design, this is the design for you.

brown gingerbread nails

Photo Credit: barbrafeszyn

Polar Bear

How cute are these festive polar bear and Christmas tree ornament nails? I love the colors that were chosen for these nails too.

polar bear and ornaments nails

Photo Credit: barbrafeszyn

Gifts and Candy Canes

Here’s a set of nails that are so festive and cheery. I love the addition of the Santa Claus design on the index finger.

candy cane and santa nails

Photo Credit: barbrafeszyn

Baby Yoda

Fans of baby Yoda will love these Christmas Mandalorian-themed nails. I love how the nails have to come together to show the complete design.

baby yoda nails

Photo Credit: barbrafeszyn

These winter and Christmas nail design ideas will keep your nails looking beautiful and festive for the holiday season.

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