Music festivals are a vibe of their own. From the 70’s inspired outfits, neon makeup to braided up do’s, get inspired with these easy DIY nail designs. Music season is all about style, from a hippie chick to a punk rocker, these nail trends will inspire you to make the most out of your boring manicure.

If you love dancing away to your favorite artist, keeping your manicure on point calls for a collection of festival-inspired nail art ideas. Deck your acrylic nails with styles to match your outfit. There’s a festival-ready nail art ideas for every mood from rainbows, color blocking, pastel foil art, and even something for the boring nude nail polish gal. Try these newest nail art trends to make your nails dance!

Get inspired by these super trendy festival nail art styles for summer. There is no limit to what you can create with these super trendy nail art designs that will have your manicure be the talk of the town. There’s a style for just about every nail polish addict!

1. Mixed-Match Combo

Mix and match your nail art with different styles to represent everything you love about summer. There’s no rule to this style but start off with a combination of colors that complement each other. Start with the basic shades of purple, yellow, orange, pink, and blue nail polishes. Pastels and vibrant tone polishes are the way to go. Pair it with a fun nail design from hearts, polka dots, flowers, plants, trees, or anything under the sun on each nail.

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2. Festival-Ready Nude Nails

If you’re not a colorful nail gal, a nude polish with a touch of sparkle or a retro design is the way to go. Adding some black and touches of white will take your boring nails up a notch for festival season. Strip or dot on black and white with your favourite nude nail polish for this look.

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3. Get Starred

Whether you love rainbows or neutral tones, any color palette can get starred with this futuristic starry nail art design. Using multiple different contrasting colors and finishes to create stars all over your nails. Start with a nude base and layer on shades of black, white, gold, and silver to place different size starts all over your nails. If you want to keep it easy, use star glitter pieces to complete this look.

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4. Colorful Palm Trees

If you think of palm trees, it’s the ideal symbol of summer vacation. The best way to start any palm tree nail art is with a seamlessly blended gradient nail base. Using the colours of a sunset is the perfect way to start this nail art design. Then draw on palm trees with short stroke of black polish. You can even add on some assorted iridescent glitter flecks for some sparkle.

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5. Neon Strips

A bold, electric neon design just screams festival-ready. Go for the brightest neon hues in pink, yellow, blue, and orange from your nail polish collection to create this look. The brighter, the better. Start with a pure white or French nude polish with any neon. Add on some contrasting swirls or strips with a white or bright gold shimmer to bring out the vibrant hue.

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6. Summer Rainbows

If you just can’t live without color, these bright rainbow nail art designs are a fun way to add a touch of color to your manicure. Each rainbow design is meticulously executed with the thinnest nail brushes to create delicate strokes. Start with a nude base color and layer on each color of the rainbow.

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7. Pretty in Florals

If you’re all about flower power, this delicate floral-inspired nail art just screams Coachella. These 60s-style florals nail art styles use pale shades of pink, yellow, or green to create tiny flowers on each nail using a dotting technique. Make this delicate and feminine with the softest polish tones to keep the hippie vibe alive!

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8. Jelly Nails

If you’ve been severely obsessed with anything from the 90’s, these jelly nails will take you back to the days of jelly sandals and sunnies in the summer. This iridescent glass nail art is sheer with a touch of style. Add your own twist with a stained-glass effect so the light will shine through. Create these nail arts by pairing translucent nail polish with clear sculpted extensions or clear tips. Spice it up with some crystals or glitter polish to get extra creative with your nail art.

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9. Pastel Nails with Metallic Foil

Adorn your basic nail polish with a bit of metallic foil pieces. Using iridescent pieces of foil either silver, rose gold, or gold to bring out your pastel nail art. Meticulously place each piece of foil on the tip of each nail to get the design just right. Using foils is a subtle and understated way to add a touch of sparkle to your nail design. The perfect festival nail art that’s easy and simple to create this professional-looking manicure.

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10. Geometric Color Blocking

Color blocking is the quickest and easiest way to create a fun nail art design using simple nail tape. You always want to start with the lightest color as your base and layer on with contrasting colors with different geometric shapes for each nail design. Add a fun pop of glitter to each strip for some extra sparkle.

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