Use a bright and vibrant, red base to evoke the iconic look of strawberries and a high gloss top coat to elicit the juiciness of a bite.
To add a bit of depth to your strawberry seeds, use a combination of yellow and white dots for a sense of realism. To match pastel and kawaii aesthetics, pink strawberries are a seriously sweet solution for ensuring your manicure is manicute as heck. For a bit of a unique twist, try pastel blue leaves outlined in white and tiny white dots for seeds.
There are a couple of ways to get these berrylicious looks, and they all have two design features in common that you might want to consider practicing before polishing your nails.
Polka dots and leaves are a necessity to virtually every strawberry nail design and pattern.
While strawberries are easily simplified into drawings that take only a few tries to master, you can cheat your way into fancier strawberries with stamps, polish pens, and stencils.
Add a little decadence to your strawberry nails by dipping them in chocolate, drizzling them with caramel, and covering them in sprinkles. No, we don’t want you to literally get food all up in your beautiful nails. Please do not actually dip your nails in sugary syrups for this one.
We’re talking about using matte chocolate brown, dazzling metallic bronzes, and tiny rainbow glass nail beads to create an illusion of delectable chocolate covered strawberries that look good enough to eat.