24 Delightfully Festive Ways To Do Your Nails For The Holidays

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1. Snowflakes are a common enough design; kick it up a notch by adding rhinestone centers.

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3. Seasonal motifs on a gold background are a pretty way to be festive without being too Christmasy.

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5. Here's a cute idea that won't take up too much time — paint a single nail a cozy plaid.

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6. It's a reindeer ... with reindeer tracks. Clever. Very clever.

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7. Red and gold were obviously made for December manicures.

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8. Classy New Year's nail art, anyone?

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9. Just a little "sprig" of holly makes a colorful French manicure so much cuter.

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11. The entire cast of Christmas characters.

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12. A more subtle way to reference the holiday season — just a sweet little bow. I want this manicure for my present.

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13. "Do you want to build a snowman?" ... is what this manicure sings if you listen close enough.

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14. Winter designs with a more indie color scheme.

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15. This reverse glitter fade with holiday colors is totally in the season's spirit.

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16. These look better than Christmas candies.

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17. Not only is this holly garland adorable, look at the ombre effect of the white nail polish — like snow!

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19. Kind of reminds you of nutcrackers, right?

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20. It's Christmas trees with 3-D ornaments. WHATTT.

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21. Silver dots are such a simple way to make your mani holiday-worthy.

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23. Grinch nails ... will definitely make even the cold-hearted smile.

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24. And of course a little champagne flute is the perfect detail to ring in the new year.

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