If you are seeking for a bold and daring look, stiletto nails are for you. Stiletto nail trend is hard to ignore, especially with celebrities like Lana Del Rey, Rihanna and Kylie Jenner rocking them. Love it or hate it, stilettos are here to stay.
Stiletto nails are also known as talon or claw nails. These ultra-pointy nails are cool and sexy but they may not be for everyone. As there is a bigger surface, stiletto nails allow us to be more creative with our nail designs. Here are 50 creative nail design ideas that you might like to try for yourself.
1. Baby Blue + Glitter
Make a fashion statement with these baby blue and gold glitter stiletto nails. Stiletto nails are perfect for women with small hands and fingers because they will visually extend them.
2. Black Hearts
This black nail design with hearts will edge up every outfit. As you can see, simple black nail polish can create interesting nail designs.
3. Matte Pink + Gold Details
If you want to stand out from the crowd, this matte pink nail design with gold details is for you. These stiletto nails won’t stay unnoticed, that’s for sure.
4. Nude + Neon Pink
If you’re bored with your current nail shape and design, it’s time to try something new and interesting. The picture above might inspire you for your new look.
5. Nude + Rhinestone Accent Nail
Simple nail designs with rhinestones are perfect for special occasions. You can’t go wrong with this look.
6. Matte Pink & Blue + Rhinestones
You don’t need jewelry when your’re rocking rhinestones on your nails, right? Rhinestones are the easiest way to adorn your nails and make them pop out.
7. Half-Moon Stiletto Nails
Make your stiletto nails stand out even more with this half-moon design in gold and nude. These colors and nail design can go with anything.
8. Colorful Owls
Give your stiletto nails a colorful, cute look with polka dots and owls.With this charming nail design, stiletto nails don’t look so dangerous.
9. Black & White
Black and white combination looks good on everything and we especially love it on our nails. With silver glitter and rhinestones, this simple black and white nail design becomes a show-stopper.
10. Matte Neon Pink + Nude
Simple neon pink and nude combination always stands out. This delicate look is perfect for warmer weather.
11. Matte Baby Blue
When you combine two latest trends together, matte effect and stiletto nails, you get an amazing nail design that’s simple but stunning.
12. Black & Nude + Negative Space
Negative space nails are becoming a huge nail trend in 2019. Lately, we’ve been seeing them on many trendsetters. Negative space can be done in any kind of pattern and looks great in any color.
13. Grey + Burgundy
Grey and burgundy is such a perfect combination. We love the details, too!
14. Dark Brown + Rhinestones
When you want to make your vampy nails more feminine, rhinestones and sparkly details may do the trick.
15. Colorful Matte Nails
You can still draw attention to your nails, even if you don’t rock nail art. Our recommendation? Polish your stiletto nails in four eye-popping shades with matte effect.
16. Matte Purple + Rhinestones
Rhinestones on the accent nail will make your purple matte nails shine. Perfect way to add some color and bling to your outfit.
17. Black Matte + Negative Space
Matte nails and details always look chic. Rhinestones on accent nails can jazz up even the simplest manicure.
18. Burgundy + Pearls Accent Nail
Even though this burgundy polish is pretty itself, combination of pearls and rhinestones on accent nail makes this one color manicure more interesting and special.
19. Nude + Rhinestone Pinkie Accent Nail
Stiletto nails can be elegant and delicate. Just make sure to keep the nail design to a minimal.
20. Red + Rhinestones
Red is sexy and seductive color. Therefore, it’s not surprising women become more confident and feminine while rocking the red, stiletto nails. Such is the power of this lovely combo.
21. Blue + Nude + Rhinestones
At first, nude and navy blue didn’t sound like a great combination. But after seeing seeing the picture above, we realized how much we were wrong. This combo is gorgeous!
22. Nude + Tribal Accent Nail
We think we found the perfect nude that goes with everything and every skin tone. Opt for simple nail design and color if you want your nails to go with every piece in your wardrobe.
23. ‘Louboutin’ Inspired Nail Design
We like to call this nail design Louboutin because of its red bottoms. The red polish might be tricky to apply but just be patient and careful. Finish the look with some rhinestones on your accent nail.
24. Ombré Nail Design
Ombré stands for ‘shaded’. We’ve seen the ombré effect everywhere – from hair, to clothing, to nails. Simple but still beautiful, especially in this warm shade!
25. Nude + Pearls
This nude stiletto nails aren’t too detailed and surely aren’t too embellished, making them the perfect nail design to copy for everyday wear.
26. Blue + White
Brighten up your nails with this lovely color combo and design. With them, you are sure to grab everyone’s attention.
27. Black & Gold
Black and gold is always in trend. This nail design would look even better in matter version, right?
28. Nude + Rhinestones
Not only this nail design will brighten up your nails, but also your mood. We can’t stop stare at them – they are absolutely stunning!
29. White Matte + Negative Space
Twist up you matte nail game and play with some negative space design. This nail design would look great in other colors, too.
30. Galaxy Nail Design
Creating this galaxy design may seem impossible but by following the right tutorial, you can have galaxy nails in few minutes!
31. Glam Black and Gold Stiletto Nails
The next nail idea we have to show you is super glam! Each nail has a different design and there is a little of everything from glitter to gems. It is a stunning look that would be perfect for a special occasion. Recreate the whole manicure or just one or two of the designs. Nail art like this is best suited to longer nails.
32. Bright Matte Blue Nail Idea
Looking for a bright and stylish nail design for the summer? If so, this is perfect for you. These stiletto nails have been painted in a beautiful light blue. There are also three gems on one nail too. It is a chic and vibrant look! You can recreate something similar yourself with any blue nail polish and a matte top coat.
33. Nude Nails with Rhinestones
Nude stiletto nails are so chic and this next idea shows how to wear nude nail color in style. Here we have glossy nude nails with two accent designs. The accent nails are covered in pretty rhinestones. It is a glam and sparkly look that will suit everyone. You can buy gems like these online and stick them on your nails with nail glue.
34. Grey Nails with Cute White Hearts
Next, we have a cute stiletto nail design to show you. All of the nails are painted in a light grey color and each one is decorated with a pretty white heart. To recreate the look yourself, you can use any grey and white nail colors. You can either hand-paint the hearts or use a stencil. Something like this would be perfect for Valentine’s Day or date night.
35. Trendy Leopard Print Nails
Love to wear nails that are trendy and statement making? If so, you need to check out this design. Some of the nails are painted glossy black, one is matte black with a cool cut out design and the last nail has stunning leopard print art. The wild leopard print and black nails look so edgy and stylish together. There are tutorials online to show you how to create leopard print art and cut outs.
36. Vibrant Rainbow Design
Add vibrant color to your look with nails like these! Here we have stiletto nails that have a rainbow gradient design. The nails begin with pink and green and end in pink and purple. We love this because when the hands are together, both sets of nails carry on the pattern. Recreate this or try your own rainbow gradient with different colors.
37. Mermaid Stiletto Nails
The next nail idea we have to show you is mermazing! Each nail has a different design but they all use black, blue and green shades which gives them a magical mermaid vibe. It is a beautiful nail design and the gems and glitter are stunning. Try the whole look or choose just one or two of the designs that you like.
38. Neon Orange Ombre Nails
Ombre is a must-have nail look and this next idea shows a super stylish way to wear the trend. The stiletto nails are very long and they start nude and then blend into neon orange midway. Neon orange is the perfect choice for the summer because it is fun and vibrant! You can try the orange look or choose any neon color.
39. Gorgeous Gold and Nude Nails
Love the nude nail ideas? Then this is for you. Most of the nails are painted in a light nude shade. Three of the nails have gold designs too. One is completely covered in gold glitter, the next has a gold chevron and the last nail has two gold gems. It is a very glam look and it would be perfect for a party. Recreate each design or just choose one.
40. Black to Dark Red Ombre
If all the light and bright nail designs are not for you, then you can go for something dark like this. These stiletto nails are painted black and then the black changes into a rich red color. It is such an edgy and vampy look. Nails like these will make a fierce statement and can be worn for any occasion.
41. Nude Nails with Cute Red Heart Accent Art
Jazz up your nude nails with a cute red heart like this! All of the nails are glossy nude but there is one accent nail. The accent nail has a vibrant half heart design. It is a pretty and unusual look and it would be perfect for Valentine’s Day. You can try this design or create the heart in any color you like.
42. Glitzy Grey Nail Design
Our next nail idea features bright colors and lots of sparkle! This is another manicure where each nail is different. One of the nails is pastel pink, the next is pink and grey with rhinestones, after that there is one grey nail and then finally silver glitter. A design like this is perfect for the ladies who like glitzy nails that stand out. Again, you can recreate the whole look or just one or two of the designs.
43. Bright Red Matte Nails
Red is one of the most popular nail colors and with designs like this one, we can see why! All of the nails are painted in a vibrant red shade. Two of the nails have rhinestone designs around the cuticles too. We love this chic, bold and sparkly manicure. It will suit everyone.
44. Glam Stiletto Nails with a Dangling Charm
Next, we have a glam and trendy nail idea to show you. All of the nails are a light color but most of them have stylish designs too. Some nails have added silver glitter, one has a sparkling gem and the last nail has a dangling charm. We love the charm because it is unique. Try the whole look or just choose nude nails with the cute silver charm.
45. Neon Pink Nails
Earlier in the post we featured a neon orange nail design. If you liked that one, then you need to check out this idea too. Instead of orange this one shows a fabulous neon pink design! Neon pink is so bright and stunning. The pink has been worn with colorful nail art but the pink will look great on its own too. Neon colors are a must-have for the summer.
46. Grey Ombre Nails
Another stylish color combination you can try is nude and grey. These nails show just how chic the two colors can be. Some nails are nude, two are grey and the rest are ombre. We love the grey color because it is toned down and elegant. Nails like this will suit everyone and the design will suit any occasion.
47. Light Nude and Sparkly Stiletto Nails
Looking for an elegant nail design? If so, this is perfect for you. Here we have light stiletto nails and each nail is decorated with sparkles and gems. It is a stunning nail idea and it would be great for a wedding or special event. Try the whole design or you can have subtler nails by just put the crystals on one nail.
48. Matte and Glossy Black Nail Idea
This next nail idea is one of our favorites! The manicure feature black stiletto nails. Most of the nails are matte but there is a glossy section near the cuticle too. We love this design because the black looks amazing and the matte and glossy combo is super stylish. Nails like these will let our your edgy inner rock chick.
49. Nude to Pink Ombre
Next, we have another ombre look. All of the nails are nude to bright pink ombre except for one. The accent nail is completely covered in beautiful rhinestones. It is such a pretty and bold nail idea. A design like this will look gorgeous in the summer. Recreate the whole design or try the ombre without the rhinestones.
50. Black, Gold and Chrome Nail Design
Our next idea is so chic and glam! This is another set of nails where each nail is different. One nail is gold glitter, the next is matte black, then we have white chrome and the little fingers both have different designs. It is a stunning look that would be perfect for a night out. Try all of the nail designs or just choose one.
We hope you’ve find the perfect stiletto nail design! We know we did.