If you’re anything like us and are so o-v-e-r winter, then fear not — spring break is in sight. Whether you’ve chosen to go incognito for a week or are heading to Key West, a fresh manicure is obligatory. From downright beach-inspired digits to the season’s most buzzworthy nail art trends, these 15 game-changing #springbreakmanis are sure to bring the heat.


1. I Scream for Ice Cream: Spring break is officially SO close we can taste it. Let’s just say that it doesn’t get much sweeter than this strawberry gelato-inspired mani. Sprinkles on top, please. (via Pshiiit)


2. Totally Tribal: A tribal print manicure reminiscent of Mara Hoffman’s effortless runway maxis and swimwear is just what the doctor ordered. The countdown until vacay begins now. (via Pshiiit)


3. Pop Art: For one abstract and oh-so-painterly mani, here’s your chance to don the colors of Mondrian on your fingertips. A few brushstrokes here, a squiggle there, and you’ve got a masterpiece on your hands. (via Burkatron)


4. Half-Moon Mani: This half-moon mani will allow you to channel the calming blue seas even if you’re thousands of miles away. (via So Nailicious)


5. Super Rad Cutout Nails: Welp, if these aren’t the raddest cutout nails that we ever did see. Between the groovy color palette and strategic cutouts, this mani is anything but boring. (via Chelsea King)


6. Go B-a-n-a-n-a-s: Try your hand at this retro Andy Warhol-esque manicure that will have you ready to rage in no time. Like we said, go bananas! (via Polish You Pretty)


7. Leopard Print: Katy Perry would be so proud. Get ready to roar with this standout pink leopard print mani that just so happens to be a cinch to recreate. Go forth and conquer with a black nail art pen in hand. (via Burkatron)


8. Palm Trees: What Snowmageddon? As far as these tips are concerned, visions of sandy beaches and gorgeous sunsets are the only things on the horizon. (via Refinery 29)


9. Negative Space: Leave the corporate world (and neutral manicures) behind by opting for the negative-space look. After all, nothing says

‘I’m on vacation” like a bold splash of aqua and teal. (via Sassy Shelly)


10. Spring Color Block: Ready, set, spike! A rousing game of beach volleyball is surely what inspired this color block nail design. (via Chalkboard Nails)


11. Minimalist Mani: Goodness knows we love a mani that’s both minimalist and edgy. The black outline and light blue polish here is refreshingly simple. Now, all that’s left to do is pile on the bling. (via Song of Style)


12. Tropical Floral: Say hello to the perfect mani to complement your chic black fringe bikini. You’re welcome. (via The Coveteur)


13. Watermelon Nail Art: If watermelon nail art doesn’t put you in full-blown vacay mode, then we don’t know what will. Feeling fruity yet? (via Burkatron)


14. Geometric Tips: Talk about a minty fresh mani guaranteed to steal the show. The pop of coral on the tips lends itself well to that geo-inspired look. (via Urban Outfitters)


15. Summer Fruits: Welcome the arrival of spring break with a manicure consisting of the dreamiest pastel hues. Just in case there was ever any doubt, winter is officially outta here. (via Gary Pepper)

Which rad nail design will you be flaunting during spring break? Tell us in the comments below!