9 Ultra-Cool Summer Nail Designs to Try in 2024

cateye rainbow  Sno-cone manicure is a festive take on Pride nails, suitable for June and beyond.

Rainbow Cateye

Transport yourself to Venice Beach with sunset nail art complete with palm trees in silhouette.

Summer Sunsets

Metallic green "snakeskin" nails were created using tiny bubbles, as seen in the mesmerizing picture.


An outlined French looks cool against sheer, milky jade green, such as JINsoon Charm.

Soothing Jade

Betina Goldstein's cool French mani takes inspiration from the season's big jelly nail trend.

Unexpected French

Baby blue nails get a summery energy boost when contrasted with a hot pink stripe.

Bright Angles

Retro dotted flowers are easy to create with a dotting tool, adding fun to every nail with a unique touch.

All of the Flowers

The aura design, enhanced with tiny gems, gives this trend even more eye-catching interest.

Neon Aura

Neon against a negative-space backdrop looks fresh, and adding 3-D design details makes it even more fun for the season.

3-D Squiggles