Stiletto nails are one of the most popular nail shapes. However, the longer lengths of the nail shape can be hard to wear. With the long length and sharp point these nails can make daily tasks more difficult and watch your eyes when putting on makeup. Luckily, there is an easy way to wear the trendy shape and that is by trying a shorter nail length. That’s right, you can have short stiletto nails that give you the best of both worlds – trendy nails without the hazard! So, take a look at these designs and see how stunning your nails can look. There is a mani to suit everyone, so you won’t able to choose your favorite.
1. Sparkly Short Stiletto Nails
First up, we have these sparkly and short stiletto nails. Most of the nails are light pink with subtle glitter but there is an accent nail that is covered in silver glitter. This is such a pretty idea and it is very glam. Nails like these will be great for every day wear and for more special events like proms and weddings.
2. Blue Swirl Nail Design
If you like more unique and bold nail art, then this is for you. Here we have sharp stiletto nails with an amazing blue swirl design. This is such a fun and statement making mani. You can buy swirl nail stencils online to help you recreate the look. If blue is not your color, then this design will look amazing in any vibrant shade, maybe try pink or purple.
3. Purple Nails with Chevron Nail Art
We love this next nail idea because it is sparkly, super stylish and the color palette is stunning. Some nails are purple, one is glitter and one has trendy chevron art. It is a gorgeous design and it is glitzy too. You can use stencils or tape to recreate the chevron art, it is easy to do and there are lots of step by step tutorials online.
4. Nude Nails with a Floral Accent Nail
The next nail idea is simple and stunning. For this look, most of the nails are nude and there is one accent nail. The accent nail is decorated with pretty flowers and plants. These flowers are encapsulated so the flowers are between layers. You can find tutorials online for encapsulated flowers if you want to DIY it or ask your nail tech about the floral art.
5. Holographic Stiletto Nails
Make a statement in silver with a mani like this one. As you can see, all of the short stiletto nails are covered in holographic silver. This is such a fun and futuristic nail design. Something like this is easy to wear, will suit everyone and it can be dressed up or down to suit any occasion. Silver color like this is also perfect for the summer and festivals.
6. Glitzy Nails with Marble Art
Next, we have a glitzy and trendy idea to show you. So, the two hands have different designs but we love the marble hand. On that hand, each nail is different. Some nails are different shades of nude, one is sparkly and the other has glam marble art. One nail is adorned with rhinestones too. It is a gorgeous idea and the marble looks amazing. You can create marble art yourself by following tutorials online.
7. Matte Neon Orange Nails
This next mani is one another one of our favorites! Most of the nails are a trendy and bright matte orange color. There is also one accent nail that is ombre with a stylish white pattern on the top. The colors are beautiful and the art is unique. A design like this is great for the summer. You can find matte colors online or you can use a glossy orange and use a matte top coat.
8. Stylish Snake Stiletto Nails
Love stylish and wild nail art? If so, this is for you. Here we have short stiletto nails and most of them are grey and black ombre. There is also one accent nail that is grey with black snake art. We love the snake design, it is so trendy and striking. If you want to stand out from the crowd in style, then this is for you.
9. Light Pink Nails with Sparkle
Next, we have a pretty and glam nail idea for you. For this look, all of the nails except for one are light pink, while the accent nail is covered in sparkle. This is such a gorgeous design and it is perfect for special occasions. Recreate this or you could try a version with French ombre instead of pink that would look so chic.
10. Short White Nails with Rhinestones
If you love rhinestones, then you need to check out this mani. All of the nails are white but two nails are adorned with rhinestones. This is a pretty and glam look. You can buy flat back rhinestones online for nails and stick them on with nail glue. You can easily create a version of this design yourself at home.