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50+ Summer Nail Inspiration To Try This Year!

Are you looking for some cute summer nail inspiration to try out this season?  If so, you’ve come to the right post! 

Summer is personally my favorite time of year.  Since I live in Canada, we don’t get a ton of nice weather so I like to make the most of it when I can! 

When it comes to summer beauty trends, I love a bright and cheerful mani!  It’s the perfect time to try out neon colors, wild designs, and lots and lots of swirls.   

A lot of these looks can easily be recreated at home, you don’t necessarily need to go to a salon!  If you’re wanting to try out a matte look, I recommend getting this matte nail polish:

Matte About You Polish

To be able to hand draw on swirls, we recommend these nail art brushes.  They are incredibly fine, and help draw out really intricate details:

Nail Art Brushes 

More Summer Nail Ideas

Looking for more summer nail inspiration?  See our related articles here.  We guarantee there is something in here for you!

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Below, we’ve rounded up 50+ of our top summer nail inspiration you need to try!  Remember, feel free to pin any of the images below to recreate all of these designs in the future!

If you’re not sure what design you like best, why not save a couple so you can reference them later!

The best summer nail inspiration to try out this year!

If you love nail art and want inspiration all year round, we have a dedicated page for our favorite nail designs!  We also share tips and tricks when it comes to nails.  Check it out if you’re looking for different styles and designs!

1) Summer Color Palette by Sarah

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Image and nail art via @heluviee

 

2) Sky Blue by The Hot Blend

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Image and nail art via @thehotblend

 

3) Pink Swirls by Aimee 

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Image and nail art via @allnailss._

 

4) Neon Details by Bry

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Image and nail art via @gelsbybry

 

5) Shades of Blue by Aimee 

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Image and nail art via @allnailss._

 

6) Summer Combo by Brittney

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Image and nail art via @Brushedbyb_

 

7) Summer Mood by Amber

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Image and nail art via @amberjhnails

 

8) Color Pop by Amy

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Image and nail art via @amyle.nails

 

9) Blue Butterflies by Syd

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Image and nail art via @nailsbysmf

 

10) Watermelon Nails by Nicole

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Image and nail art via @nailsbynicole._

 

11) Rainbow Stars by Amy 

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Image and nail art via @amyle.nails

 

12) Sunset Swirls by Natalie

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Image and nail art via @natalieholtnailartist

 

13) Blue Cow Print Tips by Sarah

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Image and nail art via @heluviee

 

14) Pretty Swirls by Vivian

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Image and nail art via @vwnails_

 

15) Simply Pink Mani by Syd

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Image and nail art via @nailsbysmf

 

16) Tangerine Dreams by Aimee

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Image and nail art via @allnailss._

 

17) Retro Swoosh by Bry

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Image and nail art via @gelsbybry

 

18) 90s Vibes by Aimeé

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Image and nail art via @aimeestokesbeauty

 

19) Summer Colorblock by Peachi Nails

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Image and nail art via @peachinails

 

20) Tie-Dye Tips by Natalie

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Image and nail art via @natalieholtnailartist

 

21) Summer Ombre by Amy

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Image and nail art via @amyle.nails

 

22) Bright French Tips by Syd

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Image and nail art via @nailsbysmf

 

23) Summer Swirls by Charlotte

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Image and nail art via @charsgelnails_

 

24) Sunset Florals by Syd

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Image and nail art via @nailsbysmf

 

25) Colorful Abstract by Peachi Nails

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Image and nail art via @peachinails

 

26) Sea Blue by Aimee

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Image and nail art via @allnailss._

 

27) Teal Tips by Paulin

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Image and nail art via @nailsbypaulin

 

28) Swirl Tips by Terrah

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Image and nail art via @embrace.nails

 

29) Tangerine Almond by Natalie

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Image and nail art via @natalieholtnailartist

 

30) Gradient Tips by Caroline

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Image and nail art via @nailsbycaroline_

 

31) Side Tips by Vivian 

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Image and nail art via @vwnails_

 

32) Sunflowers & Apricots by Chloë

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Image and nail art via @beautybychloemayboyce

 

33) Summer Florals by Bry

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Image and nail art via @gelsbybry

 

34) Peachy Pinks by Karen

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Image and nail art via @_karebeauty_

 

35) Deep Blue Swirls by Paulin

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Image and nail art via @nailsbypaulin

 

36) Touch of retro by Ravi

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Image and nail art via @nailsbyravi_

 

37) Blue and Pink Swirls by Eeka Beauty

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Image and nail art via @eekabeauty

 

38) Striped Cuffs by Caroline

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Image and nail art via @nailsbycaroline_

 

39) August Swirls by Aistė

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Image and nail art via @heygreatnails

 

40) Summer almond by Arfi Nails

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Image and nail art via @arfi.nails

 

41) Beachy Tips by Aimee

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Image and nail art via @allnailss._

 

42) All Lime Green by Dayanna

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Image and nail art via @disseynails

 

43) Sunny Days by Ravi

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Image and nail art via @nailsbyravi_

 

44) Swirly by Aimeé

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Image and nail art via @aimeestokesbeauty

 

45) Chevron Tips by Amy

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Image and nail art via @amyytran

 

46) A bit of everything by Abi

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Image and nail art via @naileditbeauty

 

47) Neon Turquoise by Bry

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Image and nail art via @gelsbybry

 

48) Summer Tones by Maja

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Image and nail art via @majamarkowicz

 

49) Tangerine Tips by Aimeé

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Image and nail art via @aimeestokesbeauty

 

50) Summer Smiles by Bry

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Image and nail art via @gelsbybry

 

51) Bright Swirls by Tiffany 

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Image and nail art via @tiffanyabbigailebeauty

 

We hope you loved all of the summer nail inspiration we shared above!  Whether you’re doing your nails at home or in the salon, these designs are perfect for your next mani!

If you’re not sure what design you love, why not save a couple, that way you can make sure you get a design you absolutely love!

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