Can’t decide which color to paint your nails? Then why not try maroon?! Maroon is such a stylish and rich color. Not only that, but it can be glammed up or down for any occasion too. So, the versatile color can be worn every day or for a night on the town. If all that wasn’t enough, the color is perfect for the upcoming fall and winter seasons too. Take a look at these 23 chic ways to wear maroon nails and see what gorgeous manicures you can create. You will want to try them all!
1. Sharp Stiletto Maroon Nails
The first nail idea is simple and gorgeous. For this look we have sharp stiletto nails that are a rich and dark maroon shade. It is a beautiful, versatile and easy to wear mani. You can wear nails like these anywhere from every day events to more glam occasions like parties and nights out. We love this one because it is easy to recreate.
2. Glam Ombre Nail Design
Like a little glitz and glamour? If so, this nail idea is perfect for you. Here we have trendy coffin shaped nails. Most are simply maroon while another is silver and the last nail has maroon and silver glitter ombre. Maroon and silver is such a glam combination and the glitter really jazzes up the look. Try something similar or you can have just the maroon and silver without the glitter ombre.
3. Gold and Maroon Design for Short Nails
Maroon will look amazing on shorter nails too. Don’t just take our word for it, check out this next look. So, as you can see, the nails are super short and some are a dark maroon while two nails are covered in gold glitter. It is such a beautiful, stylish and easy to wear idea. Recreate this look or you can try silver glitter instead of gold.
4. Glitzy Ombre Maroon Nails
This next nail idea is one of our favorites because it is so glitzy and stunning. This mani features square shaped nails and each one is a rich and glossy maroon shade. The look is then complete with a little glitter near the base of the nail which creates a glitzy ombre design. This is a stunning mani and it was created with OPI Guys And Galaxies and Let Your Love Shine.
5. Glossy Coffin Nails
Maybe you prefer simpler nail designs? If so, this is for you. For this look we have mid length coffin nails that painted in one glossy maroon shade. It is such a cute and stylish idea. Nails like these will suit everyone. This is also perfect for those who want to try longer nails that are easy to wear, as you get the length but not the point.
6. Edgy Maroon Mani
Next, we have a glam mani that it is also edgy. These nails are a longer coffin length. One nail is metallic maroon, the next is matte, one has a maroon tip and the last nail is glitter. The glitter and rich red color look gorgeous together while the matte finish gives the nails an edge. It is a stunning mani and it is great for nights out.
7. Stiletto Nails with Drips
We love this next nail idea! This is another sharp stiletto mani. This time all of the nails are maroon but some are glossy and some are matte. One nail also has drips. The drip art is perfect for occasions like Halloween or if you just want to try something unique. There are tutorials for drip art online to so you can try this yourself. You can also recreate this mani without the drips for a simple and chic autumn look.
8. Stylish Nails with a Star Charm
This next nail design is amazing! Three nails are matte maroon while one is red with glam gold nail art. The nail we really love is the gold glittery one because that one has a dangling star charm. It is such a pretty and unique idea. You can buy small dangling charms for your nails and you can find out more information about attaching them to your nails online.
9. Long and Trendy Nails
The next idea features long and trendy nails. For this look, the nails are a long square shape and each one is painted in matte and rich maroon shade. Nails like these are so easy to wear and they will suit everyone. Recreate this mani or a shorter version will look amazing as well.
10. Matte and Glossy Maroon Nails
Looking for a pretty and elegant way to wear maroon? If so, you need to see these nails. The nails are a stylish coffin shape. Some are gorgeous and glossy while others have a trendy matte texture. The looks is complete with small sparkling rhinestones. It is an elegant and glam look that is perfect for special occasions.
11. Maroon and Gold Glitter Nail Design
Next, we have another glittery look to show you. This time all of the nails are glossy maroon except one. The accent nail is covered in gold glitter. As the glitter is only on one nail, this mani can be dressed up or down to suit any occasion because it is subtle enough for every day but glam for other events too. Try this or you can use silver glitter instead.
12. Simple Maroon Nail Idea
The next nail idea is another simple but stunning one. We have seen maroon on coffin and stiletto nails but it also looks amazing on other shapes such as this more round one. As you can see, the color is so chic, glam and statement making. An oval nail shape like this is classy and timeless.
13. Matte and Glitter Nail Design
If you like trying different textures such as matte, then you will love this. Here we have stylish coffin nails and they have trendy textures including glossy, matte and glitter. It is such a pretty and glam idea. Nails like these will suit everyone and they are perfect for the times when you want your nails to wow and impress.
14. Cute Nail Art Idea for Short Nails
Maroon suits other colors too. This next mani shows how to wear brighter colors with this rich shade. As you can see, these nails are short and feature maroon, mustard and nude colors. There is also floral nail art and gold decorations too. We love the mustard and maroon combination is so bold and trendy. Recreate this mani or try just mustard and maroon on their own as simple colors.
15. Statement Stiletto Nails
Looking for a nail design that will wow? Then this is for you. This mani features long and sharp stiletto nails. There are a couple of different designs used here which include simple block color and glitter too. It is a gorgeous mani and it will really make you stand out in style.
16. Stylish Nail Art
Like stylish nail art? If so, check this out. Here we have trendy coffin nails and a few different designs are used. You have simple maroon color, glitter and a pretty white and maroon design too. This is a cute, fun and glam nail idea that will suit everyone. Recreate the whole look or just one or two designs.
17. Perfect Fall Nail Idea
Next, we have another simple and pretty nail design to show you. The nails are short and are painted in a matte maroon shade. There are also two accent nails that feature dark gold leaves. Nails like these are so easy to wear. This dark matte shade is perfect for the fall and winter. So, this is a must-have when the seasons change. Recreate this or you can try this matte look on any other nail shape and length.
18. Glittery Nail Art
Love glitter? If so, you need to see this next nail design! For this look, some nails are nude with glitter art and one nail is completely covered in glitter. We love the tips and the sparkly botanical pattern. It is such a pretty and unique idea. You can recreate this or you could try a similar idea but just with glossy polish rather than glitter.
19. Nude and Glitter Ombre
The next nail idea features glam ombre! Most of the nails are matte maroon and one nail is nude. Some of the nails also have a sprinkle of gold glitter which creates a glitzy ombre look. It is a gorgeous nail idea and it is perfect for parties, proms and other special events. You can try silver glitter instead of gold.
20. Trendy Nail Design
We love this next nail design because it is so trendy, classy and chic. So, for this look, the nails are long with a more square shape. The nails use three different maroon tones. Some are dark and glossy, one is lighter and the last nail is a metallic purple shade. This color combo is gorgeous and you can wear each color separately as well.
21. Maroon Coffin Nails with Rhinestones
If you like to make a statement with your nails, then this design is for you. The nails are coffin shaped and are a gorgeous maroon shade. There is also one accent nail that is covered in silver rhinestones too. The rhinestones are so glitzy and glam. You can buy flat back rhinestones online and stick them on your nails with nail glue.
22. Glitter and Glam Nails
Next, we have another glittery and glam look. Most of the nails are maroon and two nails are sparkly. The sparkly nails have more of a gold tone and the overall mani is stunning. This is a pretty nail idea and it will be great for nights out and parties. We think this design will look amazing on a stiletto nail shape too.
23. Striking Maroon Mani
The last nail idea is so striking and stylish. These nails are long with a square shape and they are a statement and glossy maroon color. If you love trendy and bold nails, then this mani is for you. The color and shape will make you stand out from the crowd in style. Keep it simple like this or add glitter or rhinestones.
We hope you have found a trendy maroon nail idea to try!