9 Cute St. Patrick's Day Nail Designs For An Extra Bit Of Good Luck

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St Patricks Day Nails

Every holiday is perfect for giving your nails a fresh, new festive look. And when it comes to St. Patrick's Day, it's the perfect opportunity to add some much-needed green to your overall fit.

Our Favorite St. Patrick’s Day Nails

  1. Simplistic pastel or pale green nails
  2. A French Tip with a bold green design
  3. Mix light and dark greens for a cohesive contrast
  4. Add uniquely Irish designs
  5. Go for the gold
  6. Mix different kinds of green
  7. Accent one nail with a simple design
  8. Give your nails a springtime vibe
  9. Marble designs always make any look classy

Here are nine of our favorite designs for this lucky day!

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#1. Simple Pastel Lime Green

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The best St. Patrick's Day nails aren't made with only bright and flamboyant colors or designs. If you want a more toned-back approach to the holiday, a simplistic look with a pale or pastel green will do the trick.

#2. Unique French Tips

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One of the most classic and timeless nail designs is French tips. You'll likely find new and inventive ways to wear such a classic look throughout your nail art journey!

St. Patrick's Day is the perfect opportunity to take the French tip look and make them your own. Changing the design to make it more "you" is a must.

Want to truly encapsulate the green festivities? Add some shamrock designs to your nail art! Don't worry about free-handing them, though.

We have just the thing!

Seamless Nail Art Right In Your Bedroom

You don't need to make a pricey and uncomfortable trip to the salon to reward yourself with a new set of nails you love. And your at-home manicure doesn't need to be disastrous!

With Maniology's nail stamping kits, getting salon-quality nails with intricate designs right at home is easy. You don't need to be an artist, and you don't need to stress over what will look best on your fingertips.

Self-Expression At Your Fingertips

Our mission is to give everyone the power to explore creative self-expression right at home. Plus, our nail stamping kits are so easy to use it only takes five simple steps to get the nail designs of your dreams.

Our Spring Occasions nail stamping plate is perfect for some unique and stunning St. Patrick's day nails. It's full of shamrocks and lucky designs to bring your nail designs to the next level!

#3. Mix Light And Dark Greens

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You don't need to use one tone of green to get some gorgeous St. Patty's Day nails. Instead, opting for various shades of green is a great way to bring colorful and simplistic contrast into your look.

Need an idea for a great color pair? Maniology's Forager pale mint green cream and Alocasia shimmer forest green go perfectly together for a flawless look!

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#4. Add Everything Irish

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It's not St. Patrick's day nails without the luck of the Irish! If you want to rep the festivities, add some Irish charm to your nails.

Anything from shamrocks to leprechauns is a go. But don't let the idea of doing intricate designs scare you. With Maniology's nail stamping kits, getting flawless and perfect nails will be easy.

Try our Leprechaun Gold nail stamping plate for some lucky designs to put you in the festive spirit!

#5. A Little Bit Of Gold

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Everyone knows that St. Patrick's Day is all about the color green. But you don't need to create solely-green nail designs to get in the spirit of the holidays!

Instead, go for gold. We all know this is what this day is about for those leprechauns. Even a touch of gold can go a long way in creating a timeless design that fits any season.

#6. Different Shades Of Green

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Who says you have to pick one kind of green?

#7. Ring Finger Accent

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Accenting one nail is always a safe bet for some trendy nails.

#8. Throw In Some Springtime Flowers

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March is about more than tricky leprechauns and pots of gold. It's also time for spring!

#9. Marble It Up

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Give your St. Patrick's Day nails an elegant twist with a marble design. So chic!

Keep Reading: 3 Hippie Bohemian Nail Designs For 2023


At Maniology, we believe your nails are opportunities for adventure, fun, and unrestrained artistic expression. Our nail stamping plates and nail accessories are here to help foster your self-expression in the hopes of building a community of individuality. For more nail tutorials, subscription box updates, and designs, follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, TikTok, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

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