7 Stunning DIY Nail Designs to Rock This Summer

Now that you've got the summer bag and hair of your dreams, it's time to take your look to the next level.

Everyone knows your nails can make or break a look, so now that you're officially on vacation, you'll want to try out these gorgeous DIY designs below!

1. Palm Tree Nails

You can't go wrong with a classic palm tree design, and this fabulous video shows you just how to do it. Using only a toothpick, whip up these fun vacay-worthy nails in a snap.


2. Water-Spotted Beach Nails

These epic water-spotted beach nails mimic the foamy, white waves of the ocean with a few starfish sprinkled in.


3. Dried Flower Nails

We always love a good floral design, but what if you could take actual dried flowers and use them on your nails? THIS tutorial shows you exactly how to do it.

Dried flower nail design

(via Love Maegan)


4. Watermelon Nails

No summer nail roundup is complete without a watermelon design. Painting the fresh, juicy fruit on your nails just got ten times easier with THESE cool instructions.

Watermelon design nails

(via The Nailsaurus)


5. Mermaid Tail Nails

Give off even more mermaid vibes this summer with this mermaid tail nail design. Shades of blue combined with subtle amounts of glitter make this one a must-do for your next night out.


6. Stars and Stripes Nails

Fourth of July is one of the most important holidays of the season, so it's only fitting we include THIS stars and stripes nail tutorial. The design also reminds us of one of our fave superheroes Wonder Woman. That's what we like to call a win-win situation.


(via Nailside)


7. Nautical Nails

If you'll be on any kind of boat this summer, you need to rock THESE nautical nails. The ultra-chic anchor design is perfect for gliding out on the water or simply getting your tan on at the beach.

Nautical nail design

(via Coco's Nails)


Now that your nails are sorted out, you might want to think about making one of THESE jewelry holders to organize your summer accessories.