Get Set for Summer! Fun Inspiration for Your Summer Nails

Emily Manning

Emily Manning

June 7, 2021

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The sun is shining, holidays are beckoning and it’s time to get your nails ready! Summer nails are bright, breezy, fun and a riot of colour. Check out our favourite ideas for some fun summer nails inspiration that are sure to brighten your day.

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From quirky to cute and simple to a pop of major colour, our collection of summer nails has every look you could possible need! All you need to get started are a variety of nail polish colours, some fine point paintbrushes, nail varnish remover, and a nail art ball tip tool (which is easily found online).

Be sure to let us know in the comments which one is your favourite!

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Summer Nails Inspiration

What do you associate with summer? Citrus, watermelon, pastels, sunshine, nautical prints, palm trees and pineapples – well, we’ve got them all! Take a peek at some of our favourite summer nails.

Citrus Shades

summer nails citrus fruits

Credit: Hannah Roxit

Summer Fruits

Watermelon Bliss

Butterfly Tutorial

Summer nails butterfly design

Credit: Fab Art DIY

Tropical Pineapple

Coral Shades

summer nails coral shades

Credit: Nailstorming

Nautical Tutorial

Summer-nails nautical tutorial


Palm Print

Neon Daisies

Cocktail Hour

Pink Daisies

Summer nails pink daisies

Credit: Normandlou

A Slice of Orange

Summer nails slice of orange

Credit: Nailstorming

Neon Rainbow

Summer nails neon rainbow

Credit: Lulus

Summer Starfish

Ombre Sunset

Tie Dye

White Daisies

A Slice of Watermelon

Rainbow Spirals

Surf’s Up

Flower Power

Flamingo Tutorial

Summer nails flamingo tutorial

Credit: NailBees

Rainbow Mermaid

Fresh as a Daisy

Berry Nice

Nautical Stripes

Cherry Pie

I Heart Summer

By the Sea

Summer-nails seaside design

Credit: Adelislebron

Ladybird Delight

Summer-nails-ladybird design

Credit: Nailed It NZ

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Summer nails

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Published On: June 7th, 2021 / Categories: Lifestyle / Last Updated: August 18th, 2023 / Tags: , , /

About the Author: Emily Manning

Emily Manning
Emily is the coffee-loving Editor of MyKidsTime. Mum of one daughter and two naughty Tibetan Terriers, she is particularly partial to Curly Wurlys and unable to resist pretty stationery and new cookbooks. As an avid foodie and domestic goddess-wannabe, she is most likely to be found in the kitchen.

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