5 Easy Nail Designs To Try At Home – A Beginner’s Guide

Nail designs give a different look to your nails. It’s like a complete makeover. And won’t we all like to have pretty nails when we go out? You don’t always have to go to the salon to get your nails done.

Pretty nails don’t have to be costly. You can easily achieve beautiful nails at home. Below are some of the easy nail designs that you can use to add a dose of glamour to your nails.

5 Easy Nail Designs To Try At Home

1. Graffiti Nail Design

Let’s start with something really easy. This design does not require any tools or many colors. It is simple and beautiful.

Graffiti Nail Design

Credits: cosmopolitan.com


  • Black Nail Polish
  • White Nail Polish
  • Transparent Coat


  1. Apply Black color base.
  2. Now use white nail polish and remove excess paint from the brush.
  3. Swipe randomly on the nails to make stripes.
  4. Apply the transparent coat.

2. Nail Paint Splash

It is time to play with colors now. This nail design can very well go with your evening look. And as many colors are involved you can wear it with any dress.

Color Splash

Credits: stylezilla.com


  • White Nail Polish
  • Blue Nail Polish
  • Pink Nail Polish
  • Purple Nail Polish
  • Transparent Coat
  • Brush
  • Water


  1. Use white nail polish for the base.
  2. Take a blue color on the brush.
  3. Dip the brush in water and spray it on the nails using fingers.
  4. Follow Step 2 and 3 for other colors as well.
  5. Apply a transparent coat on the nails.

Done! Get this cool look within minutes.

3. Ombre Effect

Ombre effect

Credits: sheknows.com


  • Nail polishes of blue shades
  • Nail polishes of purple shades
  • Pale Pink Nail polish
  • Glitter Nail Polish
  • Sponge


  1. Apply pale pink nail polish as a base.
  2. Apply blue and purple nail paints on the sponge according to their shades.
  3. Dab the sponge on the nails. This will create an ombre effect.
  4. Apply the transparent glitter nail polish in the end.

So easy, right? Try it out this weekend.

4. Halloween Design

This is one of the coolest and sexiest Halloween design you will find. The best part is it is very easy and quick to make. You can make the webs as shown below or any other web style you like. The orange, black and white colors go well with the Halloween theme.

Halloween Spider Design

Credits: lovethispic.com


  • Orange Nail Polish
  • Black Nail Polish
  • White Nail Polish
  • Thin Brush


  1. Apply Orange as the base coat.
  2. Make the curvy design in the corners using white nail polish.
  3. Use a thin brush to make the web with black nail paint.

5. Pretty Polka

Pretty Polka Dots


  • Yellow Nail Polish
  • Pink Nail Polish
  • Blue Nail Polish
  • Purple Nail Polish
  • Dotting Tool (Bobby pin will also do)
  • Clear Polish


  1. Apply the base coat to the nails in any color.
  2. Use a dotting tool or bobby pin to create dots with different colors.
  3. Let it dry and then coat it with clear nail polish.

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