21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas




Here are 21 cute Valentine’s Day nail ideas, from Stay Glam: 




You have probably already been thinking about Valentine’s outfits, makeup and hair but have you thought about your nails?

Nails are an important part to your finished look, so it is important to have beautiful nails for the occasion.

There are so many design possibilities for Valentine’s Day from hearts to art that uses romantic colors like red and pink. To give you some ideas we have found 21 Valentine’s Day nail ideas.




Any of these would be perfect for the special day.

1. LIGHT PINK NAILS WITH HEARTS

First up we have these gorgeous heart nails. The long square nails have been painted in a very light pink with small red half hearts on the corners. This is such a cute idea and you could also paint your nails a red shade with pink hearts. Art like this looks best on longer nails.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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2. VALENTINE’S DAY HEART NAILS

If you want bold nails for Valentine’s Day, then this next idea is the way to do it. These nails have the classic romantic red with a love heart design. Some nails have been painted red while two have a heart design. You could recreate both designs or just one. There are heart stencils available online to help you get the shape.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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3. GLITTER AND BLACK HEART NAIL ART

Next, we have a stylish set of nails that feature glitter and hearts. Two nails have a black heart design, one has silver glitter and the others are painted black. These nails are perfect for the ladies who want to look glam. You could change the colors to pink or red to.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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4. EMBELLISHED HEART NAILS

Valentine’s Day is a special occasion which means you should have extra special nails. This design idea features nails that have decorated with hearts. You could recreate this look with sparkling heart gems. These come in any color, so you can make your nail art unique to your own style. This look will suit both long and short nails.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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5. HEARTS AND POLKA DOTS

Have some fun with your Valentine’s look with bold and vibrant nails like these. White, pink and purple polishes have been used to create heart and polka dot art. You could recreate this idea with any three colors. For the hearts you can use stencils or stickers and for the polka dots you will need a dotting tool or thin brush.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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6. RED VALENTINE’S HEART NAILS

If you want glamorous nails for Valentine’s Day, then this next idea could be perfect for you. The coffin shaped nails have been painted in natural shade and have been finished off with a red glitter heart. It is a simple but super stylish design. This look is best on longer nails but would suit any shape.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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7. VALENTINE’S LETTER NAILS

A Valentine’s tradition is to send someone a card or letter. This next idea takes this idea and turns it into cute nail art. One nail has been decorated with words, another has a letter and heart design and the rest have been painted red. We love this art because it features the letter and envelope. You could have a go at recreate this at home, it will take some practice, but it will be worth it!

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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8. PINK, GLITTER AND HEART NAIL DESIGN

Our next idea is a little subtler than some of the other designs. The nails have been painted a light pink and feature two accent nails. One is glittery gold and the other has a small heart. These use all the romantic colors and have a little glamour. Nails like these are perfect for the ladies who want to celebrate but don’t want to be too over the top.

9. HEARTBEAT NAIL DESIGN

Looking for unique nail art? Then you need to check out this idea. The nails have been painted a red shade with a gold glitter heartbeat line. Each nail makes up the complete line. You could recreate these with any line and in any colors. We love this quirky Valentine’s design.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

Source: @xnailsbymiri

10. I LOVE YOU BEARY MUCH NAIL ART

Next, we have one of the cutest nail ideas ever! The nails have been painted pink and feature “I love you beary much” with three bear designs. This art is fun and creative. Creating a bear with nail polish will take some effort but there are plenty of tutorials online to help you.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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11. STYLISH NAILS WITH HEART ACCENT NAIL

If romantic red is not your thing, then our next idea could be for you. These almond shaped nails have been painted in a light pink and black with a heart accent nail. The small hearts could be created with a small, thin brush or even a toothpick so can be done at home. There are tutorials to help you online. Art like this will suit nails in all lengths.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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12. CUTE HEART NAIL DESIGN

Our next idea is very cute and pretty. Some of the nails have been decorated in a soft pink glitter while two nails have a heart pattern. You could recreate the whole look or just elements from it. Maybe have the glitter in a shade of your choice and just have the red hearts. You could even have glitter hearts to!

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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13. PINK AND WHITE HEART NAILS

We couldn’t have a Valentine’s Day list without having nails in a beautiful pink shade like this one. These nails have a main base color of vibrant pink with white hearts and paint splatters. You can get the heart design with a brush or toothpick and the splatter design can be done with a straw. There are tutorials online to help you with both design elements.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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14. LOVE HEART BALLOON NAIL DESIGN

Heart shaped balloons are a very popular Valentine’s gift, so it is no surprise these treats have inspired nail art. These next idea features white nails with a pink and red heart balloon on each one. You could recreate the design on all nails or just one or two for accent nails.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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15. PRETTY PINK VALENTINE’S DAY NAILS

Be pretty in pink this Valentine’s Day with nails like these. One nails is covered in pink glitter while the others have a multi heart design. You can change up the design and just have one heart or try and create lots. Light pink looks cute, but you could also try darker pink shades to.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

Source: @nailsbyjema

16. PINK HEART NAILS

If you want nails that look gorgeous but are easier to create, then this idea could be for you. All you will need is a light pink polish and apply to each nail. Then to create the hearts you will need stencil. Simply paint a darker pink over the stencil. That will be your nails finished. You could create accent nails or put hearts on all of them.

17. RED, STRIPE AND HEART NAIL ART

Dark has been a must have color of the season. So, why not use dark red for you Valentine’s nails. Not only will your nails be bang on trend but also perfect for the occasion. You could just paint your nails in the red shade or add some nail art like this. The stripe and heart design is super cute and will suit all nail lengths.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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18. PINK OMBRE LOVE NAILS

If you like the stripe and heart design, then you may like our next idea to. Instead of dark red and white this stripe design uses pink ombre and white. Pink makes the overall look more vibrant and fun. There are tutorials online to help you with the cool ombre effect.

19. GOLD GLITTER AND HEART NAILS

Add some glamour to your look with gold glitter designs like these. Glitter goes beautifully with pink, so it is perfect for Valentine’s. You could recreate a similar look with just pink and gold or you could add in the stripe design to. Try to avoid using red and gold glitter as it may look Christmassy.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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20. GLITTER AND HEART NAILS

Gold glitter not your thing? Then try silver instead. Silver glitter compliments pink, red and purple beautifully so would suit Valentine’s perfectly. You could use glitter with a cute heart design like this one. All you will need is a stencil, glitter polish, base color, and a polish of your choice for the hearts. It is a super cute design that would suit anyone.

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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21. STYLISH LOVE HEART NAILS

Last on our Valentine’s Day nail list is this beautiful heart design. The long nails have been painted in a natural color and have small multi color hearts on the top. You can use any colors for this, but you will need a stencil to keep the hearts looking neat. Art like this will take some time but it will be worth the effort!

21 Cute Valentine’s Day Nail Ideas

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We hope you have found the perfect nail design to celebrate Valentine’s Day in style!