December Nails 2023: 20 Magical Ideas for a Show-Stopping Festive Manicure!

by Stephanie Yankova

It’s time we wave goodbye to the golden autumn and settle into the cozy winter spirit because December is right around the corner! Get ready for day-long movie marathons, gingerbread cookies, family gatherings, lavish dinners, and one final soirée – New Year’s Eve! If you, like me, are planning on spending the majority of the Holidays in the comfort of your home, you’ve probably made peace with the fact that the only fashion statement you’ll be making is with your PJs. That doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself to a festive manicure, does it? We’ve selected some of the most fabulous and attention-grabbing December nails to copy for your last appointment of the year – go ahead and make your pick!

December Nails 2023

classic red short square nails manicure trends december 2023

This winter, the trend that took over our hearts is no other than the classic red nail polish. Moody colors with cool undertones, earthy shades of brown and green, and pops of neutral gray are also making an appearance this season. An honorable mention goes to the glitter and metallic designs because they’re simply never out of style! Let’s browse through some ideas for your next manicure!

Read also: Winter Nail Art 2023/2024 – Magical Designs for Your Best Holiday Manicure to Date!

Rose Gold Chrome Manicure 

rose gold chrome december nails 2023

Long Almond Silver Metallic Nails

silver chrome long almond nails december 2023

Moody Matte Shades of Burgundy and Green with Gold Glitter Ombre French Tips

matte moody green burgundy beige nails gold glitter french tip ombre

Short Oval Nude Nails with Reverse Glitter French Tips

glitter reverse french tip nails festive christmas new years eve december manicure

Taupe and Burgundy Purple Velvet Effect Festive Manicure

taupe burgundy velvet nails design december 2023

Simple Holiday Manicure with Big Gold Glitter Chunks

simple december nails design idea short square manicure chunky gold glitter

Elegant Silver Glitter Christmas Nail Design with Minimalist Snowflakes

silver glitter minimalist snowflakes nail art design 2023

Mismatched Hands – Matte Pumpkin Orange Nail Polish and Gold Flakes Decorations 

december nails 2023 bold matte orange nail polish gold flakes

Abstract Minimalist Design on Short Squoval Nails

minimalist abstract winter nails design idea

Read also: Embracing the Minimalist Nail Art 2023 Trend for Effortless Elegance

Long Almond-Shaped Nails with a Half-Moon Design 

abstract half moon festive december nails 2023

Earthy Shades of Orange, Yellow and Green

mismatched minimalist december nails earthy muted tones pumpkin orange sage green

Elongated Burgundy French Tip Manicure 

burgundy red abstract french tip design idea 2023

Rainbow Chrome Matte Nails 

rainbow chrome matte nails short square manicure design idea 2023

Bright Green and Silver Chrome Winter Manicure with Snowflake Decorations

green silver metallic square christmas nails design idea 2023

Classic Tortoise Shell Manicure on Short Oval Nails

classic tortoise shell nails winter 2023

Long Square Red Chrome Christmas Manicure

red chrome long square festive nails

Long Stiletto Green Nails with Subtle Glitter Particles

long green stiletto christmas nails

Festive Brown and Beige Manicure Design with Minimalist Reindeer Decoration

abstract brown beige christmas nails design idea minimalist reindeer decoration

Iridescent Ombre French Tip Nails for December 2023

iridescent ombre french tip nails december 2023

Gold Constellation Nail Design 

chrome constellation nails december manicure ideas 2023

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