If you’re anything like us, you love dressing up for every holiday occasion. Whether you’re DIYing an ugly Christmas sweater or experimenting with spooky Halloween makeup looks, no festivity goes by without fanfare. That’s why it’s no surprise that this Fourth of July, we’re getting decked out in RWB gear, from our heads down to our mani. That’s right — this year, we’re giving our digits the all-American treatment with patriotic nail art that shouts U-S-A! From star-spangled tips to omg-worthy firework nail wraps, these manis are perfect for any Independence Day activity. Need some patriotism in your life? Here are 14 Fourth of July manis you need on your digits for Independence Day weekend.
1. Waves: Spend your weekend sailing the open waters with your friends while rocking these nautical nails. Add a touch of glitter for a whimsical effect that sends your style into overdrive.
2. Fireworks: Let your mani shine bright by rocking these explosive nail wraps. Mix with an accented glitter nail, ’cause baby you’re a firework (sorry, we had to).
3. Mix and Match: Take your patriotism to the next level by saluting the troops with this cute AF mani. Use a small brush for a perfectly polished look that will have you #winning all weekend long.
4. Hearts: You owe it to your country to try these nails. This mani will look perfect with an LRD and luscious, fuss-free curls.
5. Vertical Stripes: Get girly with your American pride by using a top coat of glitter over your nails. Bling out your mani with star-shaped accents for an updated look on traditional Fourth of July nails.
6. Bold Stars: Forgo the stripes and paint all-American stars over your digits. Take it up a notch by swapping in a fire-engine red polish for an Insta-worthy design that’s impossible to ignore.
7. Double Stripes: Take a simple approach when it comes to your Fourth of July nails with this less-is-more style. Jazz it up with an accented firework nail that will outshine any Independence Day streamers.
8. Red, White and Blue: Elegance is key when it comes to this patriotic mani. Even if you’re eating a hot dog or scarfing down a burger, at least your nails will be looking stylish AF during the weekend’s festivities.
9. Glitter: Bedazzle your American flag mani with multi-colored glittered nail polish. Opt for an LBD to let your swoon-worthy nails be the focal point of your weekend ensemble.
10. Minimalist: This starry mani is too cute to pass up. After you layer a nude coat, use two different glittered nail polishes for an extra-sparkly mani that’s sure to be a conversation starter.
11. American Flag: Nothing is more American than waiving the flag with nails to match. Pair it with a flag print dress for a sartorial ensemble that’s one for the books. (via Ooh La La Blog)
12. Pastel Hues: Tone down the tried-and-true RWB with pastel versions of the classic colors. Complement with a few all-white digits for a BBQ-ready mani. (via Nail Art Gallery)
13. Stars, Stripes and Colorblock: These manis are screaming #teamAmerica. Use a matte polish for a simpler, more stylish take on the trend. (via Amateur Manicure)
14. Star Tips: Let your freak flag fly by rocking this RWB mani. Switch out the nude for a solid white to match the stars on the tip of your nails, because ‘merica. (via Buzzle)
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