For doing nail arts, we can get inspired from anything – from pets to runway fashion. The inspiration is everywhere and you just have to choose the right one. Here we are sharing 50 such amazing nail arts which are inspired by animals.
Flaunting animal themed nail art shows your wild side and it also depicts your love towards the animals or your pets. When we talk about animal nail art tutorial, it includes anything from leopard print nail arts to hello kitty or even the recently trending angry bird nails. There are many techniques which you can use to get animal themed nail art like themed nail art stickers, nail wraps, water decals or 3d stick ons. All of these are easily available in the market these days.
So let’s begin with the list of animal print nail art designs.
1. Leopard print nails:
Leopard print nails look very pretty and can be done when you want to show your wilder side. They are very easy to make. If you want to get the above look, first paint your nails in white and do ombre using different colours. Let it dry and then add leopard print. Apply top coat and you are done. You can also stamp this print over ombre nails.
2. Neon leopard prints:
Neon leopard print nails look fabulous in summer. To get this look, just paint your nails white and add some random dots in different neon shades. Now outline the neon dots in “c” shaped strokes with black color and add few random black spots here and there. Apply a topcoat.
[ Read: Chained Leopard Nail Art Tutorial ]
3. Zebra nails:
Zebra nails look awesome when done properly and with precision. You can do this by painting your nails white and adding black crooked lines on it. You may stamp or use water decals too. This is an animal prints nail art that looks super chic when done right!
4. Tiger nail art:
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5. Giraffe prints:
Giraffe print is the easiest print to do on your nails. Just paint your nails brown and make outlines in random hexagonal shapes using yellow color. Also there are so many stamping plates that have giraffe print, you can use these too.
6. Cow nail art:
7. Butterfly nail art:
Butterfly wings printed nails look amazingly feminine and attractive. You can do them in any color you like and over gradient nails. They look awesome in spring. There are many indie stamping plates available in this design. You can use them to stamp it if you are not good at drawing precise lines.
8. Snake nail art:
To get this look you can paint your nails in metallic grey or brown nail paint and let it dry. After it dries completely, put a fishnet on your nails and sponge it with black color here and there. Remove the fishnet and apply a top coat.
9. Snake nail art in pink:
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10. Mix and match animal print nails:
11. Neon leopard print:
12. Multi print nails:
13. Leopard and zebra nails:
14. Zebra stripes:
15. Leopard print:
16. Leopard variation:
17. Leopard again:
You can do leopard print nails like above by painting your nails with two colors half and half. Now add glitter dots and outline your nails in “c” curves and add a few random spots with black color. Add one rhinestone in the centre of your nail near the cuticle. Top coat your nails.
18. Studded zebra nails:
19. Panda dots:
20. Ruffian animal print:
21. French tips:
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22. Shiny zebra nails:
23. Giraffe nails:
24. Lady bug nails:
Lady bug nails are very easy to do and look very cute in spring. For this you first paint your nails in red and add black tip and a line to divide your nails into two parts. Now add a few black dots for the spots and white dots for the eyes.
25. Colourful lady bugs:
26. Butterfly nail art:
You can add beautiful butterflies to your nails. Butterfly nails look fabulous in spring/summer. If you don’t have the skill to make butterflies free hand, then you can opt for stickers, water decals or stamping plates.
27. Bumblebee nails:
28. Bumblebee nails 2:
This is the variation to bumblebee nails. You can paint your nails in yellow. Then draw a little bumblebee on your middle finger and draw its flying path using black dots across ring finger and pinky.
29. Teddy bear nails:
30. Teddy bear nails with paw prints:
31. Panda nail art:
32. Panda nails:
33. Hello kitty nails:
This is one of the favorite nail look of almost all the nail art lovers. To do your nails in hello kitty designs, you will find many stickers, decals, stamping plates and nail wraps. You can draw hello kitty free hand too.
34. Cat nails:
If you are cat lover you can go for this easy to do cat nails. To get this look, make a white rounded tip for the face and add two small triangles for the ears. Now draw two black dots for the eyes and one for nose. Draw mouth and mustaches of the cat. Do polka dots on all other nails. Top coat your nails to seal in your design.
35. Elephant nails:
36. Monkey nails:
37. Dog paw print nails:
38. Peacock nails:
39. Angry bird nails:
40. Angry bird nails2:
You can draw all the birds and piggies from the game on your nails to get the above look. In case you are not good at painting free hand, then you can use stickers and decals of angry birds to get the look.
41. Free bird nails art:
You can draw black silhouette of the birds on nude base to get the above look. You can flaunt this type nail art to show the free spirit side of your personality.
42. Love bird nail art:
43. Owl nails:
44. Colorful owl nails:
45. Baby chick nails:
They are good for Easter and quite easy to do. First paint your nails with yellow color, then add black and white dots for eyes. Make a big orange dot for the beak. You can add a white zig -zag tip to show the egg shell or add orange feet.
46. Frog nails:
47. Rubber duck nails:
48. Fish nails:
Colorful fishes on blue base nails look very pretty and cute. They look very chic if you are going for a beach party or some water related activity.
49. Shaun (the sheep) nails:
50. Bunny rabbit nails:
This animal nail art look very nice on Easter. Bunnies on nails look cute and quite easy to make.
Hope you got inspired by above animal themed nails. Do share your feed back with us in comments below for these animal nail art.
P.S.: all the pictures are taken from pinterest and you can find their sources here…….
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