10 Cool-Girl Nail Art Ideas Trending on Insta Right Now

Spoiler alert: chrome and negative space manis are where it’s at


The uber-pretty (but arguably basic) baby pink and cutesy cream nail shades have been replaced by a whole new set of manicures this season—from bad-ass oil slick finishes to matte graphic grids. These nail art ideas range from do-it-yourself-easy all the way to “enlist a talented friend/book an appointment stat” territory. And they’re all guaranteed to make your friends #jelly on the big night.

P.S. If you’re looking for at-home nail inspo, here’s an easy step-by-step tutorial.

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