Are you bored with long nails? Consider switching to a shorter shape that is more practical, cleaner and easier to maintain. Short nails are as playful as long ones when you add the fun of ombre to them. All you need is a small sponge, and you can try to DIY ombre nails at home by yourself! Paint one side of the sponge with your preferred nail polish colors of two or three, and apply it on your nails several times. Given below are some ombre nail art ideas that may inspire your next manicure.
1. Pastel Ombre Nail Art for Coffin Shape
With heart and star details over pink and purple shades, you can create a subtle pastel impact on your nail-art. The simplicity of pastel shades keeps this nail design trendy and suitable for summers. Besides short coffin nail shape is amazing for ombre design.
2. Sparkly Short Nails
You can never go wrong with sparkly manicures. The subtle sparkles over bright crimson shade will make your nails party-ready. You may add studs, rhinestone details on one nail for a little drama.
3. Orange Sunset Ombre Nails
Have you ever wanted orange hues of sunset on your nails? The orange and yellow ombre nails are just perfect for that. Add flowers and paint one nail inspired by the golden hour to show your creativity.
4. Hot Summer Flames Ombre Nails
Pink and orange may seem bright to some people. However, the black flames over orange and pink ombre nails create a perfect fire design.
5. Black and White Ombre Nail-Art
If you cannot decide which shade to pick, the good news is you may get a different short nail design for both hands. Black ombre on one and white on another give the almond nails a classy look.
6. Sunny Yellow Short Ombre Nails
Ombre yellow nails are ideal for those looking for a simple mani. You do not need to add too many colors to create this look. Look how this design looks amazing on short coffin nails.
7. Short Pastel Nails
Combine pink, yellow, blue, and purple for subtle pastel nails. With a glossy top coat, these nails look easy to maintain. You may choose one shade to get simple pastel nails.
8. Clean Blue Nails
Add different shades of blue for a faded ombre look. These almond nails are perfect for work and everyday wear.
9. Red Devil Ombre Nails
Who said you could not combine two powerful shades for an ombre. The black ombre over bright red nails is the perfect description of devil inspired short nail design.
10. Colorful Matte Ombre
Almond nails with matte shades of purple, yellow, green, pink, and rhinestones on top is just what you need for your next mani.
11. Grey and Brown Coffin Nails
The cool tones of grey and muted brown make it a perfect ombre for work. Add a clear glossy top coat to make the mani last longer.
12. Rhinestone Nail Magic
These coffin nails with different rhinestone placements are something you may not be able to take your eyes away. The yellow under sparkly rhinestones adds to the drama.
13. Baby Pink Nails
Add a generous white to turn bright pink ombre into baby pink ones. This will go with any shape of nails.
14. Peachy Vibes
One cannot go wrong with peachy summer nails. The glossy addition in the top layer complements the peach manicure powerfully.
15. Spring Neon Ombre Nails with Coffin Shape
If you are bored with pink nails, experiment with these green and blue neon nails. Add tiny silver glitter hearts to make your nails stand out.
16. Yellow and Purple Nails
Try the bright combination of yellow and purple ombre. Paint two nails with dominant colors and add ombre designs to the other three for a balanced look.
17. French Ombre Manicure
French ombre mani is perfect when you are bored with the traditional approach. Add different shades on each nail for the french tip. Keep the edges clean and top with a clear coat for the perfect short nail design.
18. Rainbow Ombre Nails
The rainbow ombre design looks great on almond nails. Add a sparkly topcoat to the nails for a glam look. You may freehand black and white lines over the nails to create a unique short nail design.
19. Glossy Brown Ombre Nails
These nail designs will make anyone gasp with the glossy brown ombre design. The transition of dark brown to nude brown is simple yet so chic. This is different from traditional ombre nails and easier to recreate, even for beginners.
20. Red Glitter Tips
If you are looking for glitter ombre nails, consider experimenting with red over the tips. There are no rules to add the glitter; just keep it over the tips to create a stunning ombre effect.
21. Gel Pastel Ombre Nails
Gel nails are long-lasting and do not require too much care. Add different pastel gel nail colors and blend them into short nails.
22. Orange Glossy Nails
Create a simple ombre with orange and pink colors on your almond shaped nail. Add a glossy coat to make everyone gaga over your summer nails.
23. Tequila Sunrise Ombre Nails
Let your favorite cocktail inspire your nails. Clean French tips in orange, yellow, and pink will look incredible for your next clubbing event. Needless to say, how fun and picture-ready you will look with these nails.
24. Soft Ombre Gradient
If you like simple nail-art, use different colors for each nail to add soft ombre gradient in pink, blue, and purple.
25. White Glitter Ombre
White nails look classy regardless of the weather and outfit. Add golden glitter or pick a holographic one as a topcoat for white ombre.