40+ Favorite St. Patrick’s Day Nail Designs

St. Patrick’s day is celebrated among many people. Makeup and nail designs should also take part in the celebration, so it is time for you to get inspired.

St. Patrick’s day is widely celebrated and loved. Wearing green and shamrocks details is customary. To celebrate it in style, you have to be prepared. And that’s why we are here. Make sure you don’t miss amazing makeup ideas for St. Patrick’s Day as well.

Get inspired by this gallery, full of gorgeous nails. From classy green to rhinestones and rainbows – we’ve selected the best designs for your inspiration.

Light Green and GoldPhoto: Instagram/@cassmariebeauty

If you don’t want all your St. Patrick inspired nails to include shamrocks, then you should try this. Combination of pastel light green, white and gold nail polish is great not only for the holiday but for everyday wear.

Green GeometricsPhoto: Instagram/@chillhouse

For all those who want something simple, yet want to include green shade on their nails, this design is the right choice. Chic and beautiful, no matter which holiday it is.

Abstract and GreenPhoto: Instagram/@jinsoonchoi

Being unique and chic for St. Patrick’s day was never easier with these lovely nail designs. If you are one of those modern girls, who like their makeup and nails to be classy – try something like this.

Glitter on PointPhoto: Instagram/@paintboxnails

Since pot with a lot of gold is a trademark of St Pattys, you should match it with your nails. Bit of green on top nails while the rest of your nail is in gold sequin polish.

Pot of Gold and A HatPhoto: stayglam.com

March is quite close, so it is the right time to make your nails look interesting and in the mood for St. Patrick’s day.

Glitters and CloversPhoto: stayglam.com

A shamrock is a symbol of spring. With St. Patrick’s just around the corner, make sure to add some glitter and clovers on your nails, and to rock this design for holiday parties.

Cheerful and StunningPhoto: stayglam.com

Brightly colored nails might not be appropriate for every day, but you definitely should rock them for St. Patrick’s day.

They look lovely, light green in combination with the cheerful character of St Patrick on your middle finger will blow everybody away.

Add a RainbowPhoto: stayglam.com

What’s on the other side of a rainbow? Pastel green nails are matched with a colorful rainbow design on your ring finger. This is a great St. Patrick’s day nail design.

Clovers on PointPhoto: stayglam.com

Classic yet always interesting design with clovers is a perfect idea for St. Patrick’s day. You can add a bit of gold on your pinky finger, just to make this design even more interesting.

St. Patrick’s on Your NailsPhoto: Instagram/@reeseebadasss

Oh, there is everything – beer, a caricature of St. Patrick himself, a rainbow, and a lot of green colors. Unique and very creative, don’t you think?

Green DustPhoto: Instagram/@imbeautifuldammitblog

Dusty shiny shamrocks on your middle finger will make this nail design unique and different than everyday one. You will be noticed with this nail polish wherever you decide to go celebrating.

Lucky ShamrockPhoto: Instagram/@hdinails

When shamrock design looks this happy and lucky, then you definitely need to do it! A clover that has eyes and smile – just perfect for St. Patrick’s day celebration.

Gold and Dark Green ShadesPhoto: totallythebomb.com

Gold and dark green combination is one of the most beautiful and most seen for St. Patrick’s. But, how to resist this nail design? Instead of green shamrock, draw it with gold nail polish.

Irish InspiredPhoto: totallythebomb.com

St. Patrick is mainly celebrated in Ireland, so it is not a surprise if you put an Irish flag on your fingernails. So, if you want something traditional and interesting at the same time – try an Irish inspired nail design.

Rainbows on Your NailsPhoto: Instagram/@chelseaqueen

Here is a great example of how to do a St. Patrick’s nails without green nail polish. A rainbow across your fingernail looks just fabulous.

Green and BlackPhoto: Instagram/@weloveglitterdesign

Green glitter and shiny black nail polish make a wonderful holiday combination.

You should leave a middle finger, draw a green shamrock, and write a small sign ‘lucky.’

Two Shades of GreenPhoto: realsimple.com

Emerald green nails are great for everyday wear. However, since the green is the trademark of St. Patrick’s day, you can absolutely wear this for a night out and holiday celebration.

Green on GreenPhoto: realsimple.com

Green shamrocks on white background look amazing. But did you know they look even better on a green background? Make sure your nail polishes are in different shades of green and go for it!

Minimalistic and BeautifulPhoto: Instagram/@misspopnails

Green and glitter blue lines are just looking beautiful. This nail design is completely minimalistic, stunning to wear for both St. Patrick’s day and workwear.

Holographic GreenPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

Many girls take an unexpected twist when it comes to their St. Patrick’s day nail design. These holographic nails are made in green, but they don’t have anything specific that is connected with this holiday. But, that only means you can wear them after Saint Patrick day is over.

Green French ManicurePhoto: thestir.cafemom.com

If you are looking for something sophisticated and chic, opt for a green manicure. You won’t look like you have overdone it. Still, you can wear it after St. Patty’s day.

Gold NailsPhoto: thestir.cafemom.com

If you are tired of seeing green on nails, then make your design unique by adding only gold and black polish. A bit of different take on St. Patrick’s day will make you stunning.

Glamorous for Saint Patrick’s DayPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

For those girls who like their nails to be statement part of their outfit, this is the design you should try. Rhinestones, Leprechauns, and a bit of green color on your nails will make the main attraction at any St. Patrick’ day party or concert.

Different French ManicurePhoto: thestir.cafemom.com

Instead of a classic neutral French manicure, opt for this Irish inspired one. Green shimmer and shamrock details will make your nails look so eye-catching.

Oval St. Patrick Nails with LeprechaunsPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

Green shimmer nail polish and cute leprechauns will catch all the attention. For casual touch, leave your nail base neutral and nude.

Pastel ShamrocksPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

Making clovers on your nails is not so hard as you think. You will need a cocktail stick and perfect pastel nail polish to make your shamrocks realistic and beautiful. Add gold dots for an extra catchy vibe.

Green DoodlesPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

Be creative and precise to make these lovely St. Patty’s doodles on your nails. In the end, you will get a fantastic nail design that will leave everyone breathless.

White and MinimalPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

White nails are not reserved for summertime only. As you can see, minimalistic design with a simple green shamrock drawing can be perfect for this great holiday. Your nails will be eye-catching wherever you go.

Black and Green CombinationPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

Shimmer green shamrocks look great on a black background. You can be sure that these nails won’t leave anyone indifferent.

Dark Green and WhitePhoto: modernchicmag.com

Wear this lovely color combination with confidence. White and dark green combination of colors is excellent for both holiday celebrations and everyday wear. Don’t hesitate to try it.

Green Tartan and CloversPhoto: bellatory.com

Tartan is one of the trademarks of all British people. Why don’t you replicate it on your nails for St. Patrick’s day? It will surely look cool in combination with clovers on bottom nail corners.

Polka Dots and ShamrocksPhoto: glaminati.com

Polka dot design on the index finger looks chic, while the rest of the nails are done in St. Patrick’s day mood. Bit of glitter, light green color, and white base look perfect on long nails.

Silver Details and Green Nail PolishPhoto: glaminati.com

Silver patches on your nails in the form of shamrocks look absolutely stunning. Simple, yet shiny, this nail design is a great way to celebrate St. Patrick’s day.

Marble EffectPhoto: glaminati.com

Marble effects on nails are great not only for holidays but for everyday wear as well. With a few shades of green and gold shimmer nail polish, you will achieve amazing results in no time.

Gold Out of A PotPhoto: craftymorning.com

The pot that is drawn on your index finger and gold particles that fall out from it looks absolutely gorg. Asymmetric gold lines on the rest of nails represent gold that travels far behind the rainbow.

Colorful NailsPhoto: craftymorning.com

Rainbow, Leprechauns, and green nail polish, and all that in shimmer look great on short nails. You can wear this to a party and be absolutely assured that you will be noticed.

Purple and Green ComboPhoto: Instagram/@moleenddesign

A bit unexpected nail base is purple. However, did you know how good green and purple look together? We neither! But, this is a perfect idea to go with for a St. Patrick’s day party and celebration.

Green PlaidPhoto: hikendip.com

Plaid design on your nails can be easily matched with your outfits. Why not? You can look absolutely matchy for Saint Patty’s day with these chic and casual nail design.

Simple, Irish Inspired NailsPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

Avoiding glitter and shamrocks is not so easy when choosing your St. Patrick’s day outfit. This is a great classic nail design that you can absolutely rock after the holiday season.

Chic for Saint PatrickPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

Combination of green lines and gold dots look pretty and chic. Not only it is easy to achieve, but it’s also very nice looking and great for everyday wear as well.

Pastel Green with Black Polka DotsPhoto: cherrycherrybeauty.com

At first glance, black and pastel green might not be complementary colors. However, when you do it right, you get an amazing nail design. Polka dots, gold dust on one nail, and shamrocks will appeal amazing on your long nails.

St. Patrick’s StampsPhoto: pinterest.com

To get this lovely St. Patrick’s day ornaments, you will need stamps. Let them be in gold, while background stays in dark glitter green polish. They look very festive and absolutely gorgeous.

Dark Green Plaid NailsPhoto: glaminati.com

To achieve this plaid design on your nails, you will need a bit of precision and stamps to make it all work. Glitter nails look great, along with ring and pinky fingers in a plaid design.

Metallic VibesPhoto: nailsofaquarius.com

Gold and green metallic shades are interesting and so eye-catching. You can combine these two colors for St. Patrick’s day celebration and make your nail polish amazing.

French Manicure with RainbowPhoto: pinterest.com

We all connect French manicure with neutral shades, but here the situation is a bit different. Green French manicure with neutral base looks great. When you add rainbow and white shamrocks, your nails will be irresistible.