19 of the most amazing manicures (plus easy tutorials for how to do them at home).

Remember when nail art was considered tacky?

We don’t either, nor do we want to.

It’s now considered the norm to paint one of your fingernails in a different shade to all the others. And glitter, animals, neon, animated characters – nothing is considered too lowbrow.

Read on for 19 of the most amazing manicures (and how to do them yourself) on Pinterest.

1. Neon lines – tutorial here.

2. Aztec 

3. Floral & anchors 

4. Animal print –  how-to here.

5. Black lace – tutorial here.

6. Turquoise stripes and glitter – tutorial here.

7. White and multi-coloured dots – details here.

8. Celestial – tutorial here.

9. Multi-coloured glitter tips – details here.

10. Black tips – details here.

11. Floral – tutorial here.

12. Despicable Me minions – tutorial here.

13. Feathers & glitter – details here.

14. Marble nail art – tutorial here.

15. Stripes – details here.

16. Fox – the how-to here.

17. Peach studs – details here.

18. Coloured geometrics –the how-to here.

19. Nude and sparkles.

Need more nail inspo? Of course you do: