If you love the old money aesthetic, you need to see these old money nails that are the perfect finishing touch to any outfit! I’ve got everything from classy nude nails to elegant red manis to elevated designs in the list below.
Stunning Old Money Nails
Within the last year, fashion icons like Sofia Richie and Princess Diana have become major sources of inspiration for the old money aesthetic, and I’m here for it!
If you’re looking to create old money nails for yourself, there are some key elements to include. Clear polish, clean cuticles, timeless French tips, and minimal details are all perfect for creating a quiet luxury look. However, there’s room for color with this aesthetic – classic colors like deep red are perfect for old money nails, and other rich, jewel tones also work.
Whether you’re going for a rich, sultry red nail design or a simple yet refined nude mani, the old money-inspired nails below will inspire your next manicure!
Natural nails are my top choice for classic, sophisticated nails – and these designs below are perfect if you want a simple old money nail design.
Short Nude Nails
This mani is perfect for that clean girl aesthetic, and this minimal design works for an everyday quiet luxury vibe!
Nude Pink Mani
I love how the soft nude pink here adds a feminine touch to this classic old money nail design.
Classic Clean Manicure
Clear nail polish and clean cuticles are key to achieving the old money look, so this simple manicure is perfect for a refined aesthetic.
If you want to stick with a classic design, I recommend going for timeless natural nails like the ones above.
Old Money Reds
Red is a classic choice for old money nails, so if you want a quiet luxury look with a pop of color – the manicures here are for you!
Burgundy is probably my favorite shade when it comes to classy dark reds, and there’s no doubt this color has a timeless and sophisticated feel.
If you prefer something brighter, a vibrant crimson red like the one pictured here is my top recommendation.
If you ask me, a deep wine red like this one has the perfect quiet luxury vibe.
Cherry Red Polish
Cherry red is a must if you want your nail design to stand out a bit more. I love this for a classy date night nail design.
Adding simple yet elevated details is an easy way to give your mani a luxurious feel and create old money-inspired nails.
A pearly chrome finish is modern but still has the timeless, elegant feel of old money nails.
You can also opt for pearly white polish to upgrade a classic and refined nail design like French tips.
White Polish & Silver Flakes
White nail polish is my go-to for a clean girl aesthetic, and the silver flake details easily add that old money vibe.
Is there any nail design that’s more classic and sophisticated than a French manicure? The designs below definitely scream old money!
Soft Pink Nails w/ White Tips
Light pink polish and almond-shaped French tips are perfect for adding feminine flair to this timeless design.
Classic French Manicure
If you ask me, you can never go wrong with the simple and classic look of white tips on nude square nails.
Frenchies + Crystals
You can transform a simple French mani with jewel accents for something modern and luxurious.
Natural Frenchie Vibes
I love this combination of French tips with a natural mani for the ultimate clean girl and old money aesthetic!
White Tips on Square Nails
Go for a soft pink base instead of nude polish to soften a classic French manicure.
Pointed Tips & Gem Details
Pointed Frenchies and crystal accents create a sophisticated and alluring mani perfect for elevating your everyday outfits!
I love the soft look of milky nails, and you can rock this design with different shades to nail the old money aesthetic.
Milky Pink Mani
Milky pink nails are perfect for a refined manicure that adds a touch of color to your ensembles!
Milky White Nails
I think a milky white finish adds a modern twist to classic clean girl nails.
Soft Pink Jelly Mani
This shade is a must to add a subtle girly feel to your old money nails! These would make stunning birthday nails too.
Beige Nails w/ Milky Finish
A milky light beige is my first pick if you want light, neutral nails without choosing classic white polish.
Old money nails are the perfect accessory for an elegant and timeless look. I hope you enjoyed these beautiful old money aesthetic nails as much as I did and have a new mani to rock in 2024!