31+ Valentine’s Day Nails That Will Have You Swooning

If you’ve been searching for Valentine’s Day nails to rock in 2024, then you need to see my list of Valentine’s nails that are chic, minimal, and a must for this love-filled holiday!

collage of four hands with Valentine's Day Nails with pink, red, gold, and heart designs

Cute & Classy Valentine’s Day Nails

Valentine’s Day nails are always so sweet and dreamy, and they’re honestly one of my favorites when it comes to holiday nail designs.

If you’re looking for a perfect manicure for this upcoming holiday, look no further. Whether you’ll be on a romantic trip, a casual date night, or hanging out with friends, below you’ll find all the inspiration you need to look your best this V-Day!

Nude Nails & Gradient Hearts

A hand with medium nude almond nails featuring gradient pink and red hearts
@isabelmaynails

I think this is the perfect combo of simple but eye-catching – gradient hearts are cute and playful, but the nude nail base keeps it minimal and elegant. 

Light Pink Polish w/ Glitter Ombre

A hand with medium light pink square nails with a chunky glitter ombre
@magdula.es

Light pink is my go-to color for something feminine and romantic. I recommend adding glitter details, like the glitter ombre above, to spice your mani up!

Glittery Red Coffin Nails

A hand with long coffin nails painted with chunky red glitter polish
@michelamagalli

As much as I love pink, you can’t go wrong with red for Valentine’s Day nails! Dark red polish with chunky glitter is perfect for a V-Day date night look. 

Chrome Frenchies

A hand with medium almond nails painted with white French tips and a chrome finish
@monika__nails

If you want a nail design that’s minimal yet modern, I suggest a classic French manicure with a chrome finish. It’s chic, classy, and will work for any occasion. 

Milky White Nails w/ Black Hearts

A hand with long almond nails painted a milky white with black heart details
@nail_lux_bygiu

According to Cosmo, “Milky nails are as timeless as they get.” This black and white mani is my first choice if you want a Valentine’s Day nail design in neutral colors!  

Pastel Pink Tips + Negative Space Heart

A hand with short square nails painted with light pink French tips and a light pink accent nail with a negative space heart
@nailsbysuman

In my opinion, pastel pink tips are oh-so-dreamy and perfect for Valentine’s Day, and the negative space heart easily elevates this manicure. 

Red French Mani w/ Dot Details

A hand with long almond nails painted with red French tips and lined with white dots
@orosabeauty

Go for a bold and sexy look with red tips! The dot details add a playful vibe, making this nail design my top pick for anything from date night to girls’ night on V-Day. 

Nude Nails w/ Gold Accents

A hand with long nude almond nails with gold hearts
@tiffanyabbigailebeauty

Gold hearts give this mani a luxurious aesthetic, and the simple nude nails are the perfect base to let these gold accents shine!

White Manicure w/ Red Heart Detail

A hand with short square white nails with a red heart on one accent nail
@parisianamour

If you want a subtle romantic design, this mani is for you! White nails are clean and classic, while the dainty red heart is the perfect detail for an understated look. 

Pastel Pink Polish & Heart Shaped Tips

A hand with long almond nails painted with pastel pink French tips and two accent nails with heart shaped French tips
@overglowedit

I think these heart shaped French tips are a must for sweet, simple Valentine’s Day nails! I love the soft pink, but you can use any shade of pink or red here. 

Shimmering Pink Nails + White Hearts

A hand with long almond nails painted a shimmering pink with small white hearts on one accent nail
@phoebesummernails

In my experience, shimmering pink polish is perfect for a fun and youthful look. And the white heart accents will have you ready for V-Day in a flash!

White + Pink Ombre Nails w/ Gems

A hand with short almond nails with a white and pink ombre with a single gem accent on each nail
@samrosenails

A pink and white ombre is a classic look for Valentine’s Day. I adore these gem details and how they add a pop of glam to this mani!

Dusty Pink Polish & Rose Gold Tip Outlines

A hand with short square nails painted a dusty pink with two milky white accent nails featuring glittering rose gold French tip outlines
@strekoza_48

This dusty pink polish is so stunning! And, if you ask me, rose gold is the perfect metallic accent for an elegant, minimal nail design like this. 

Soft Pink Nails w/ Black + White Details

A hand with long almond nails painted a matte pastel pink with white dots and white hearts on black stripes
@sylwia.ka_1982

I think these black line details create a fantastic contrast with soft pink nails. I love this nail design for a modern V-Day look!

White Waves & Red Hearts

A hand with long nude pink almond nails with wavy white French tips and red hearts
@thehotblend

If you’re looking for a combo of classy and playful, this mani is my top recommendation. Pink polish, white waves, and red hearts come together for the ultimate Valentine’s Day nails!

Cherry Red Polish + Pearls

A hand with long nude almond nails with cherry red solid-colored nails and French tips with heart accents and pearl details
@vivianmariewong

I honestly love the elegant yet fun look of pearl details, and these accents paired with cherry red polish are so fitting for Valentine’s Day. 

Pastel Pink + White Nails w/ Gem Accents

A hand with long square nails featuring a chrome white nail, light pink nails with white tips, and matte light pink nails with white hearts and gem accents
@napaznokciach

I love these nails for a sophisticated date night look! The colors are classic, while the heart and gem accents give this mani an undeniably romantic vibe. 

White Tips & Dainty Red Hearts

A hand with long nude pink almond nails with white tips and red hearts
@nailsxanalysse

I would suggest a nail design like this if you want to add a fun and feminine vibe to a timeless look. And I love that you can take these from the office to a night out effortlessly!

Dark Red Tips w/ Pink Bows + Pearls

A hand with medium nude almond nails with deep red tips, pink bows, and pearl accents
@lightslacquer

Dark red tips with light pink bows are gorgeous together, and I think the pearls add that extra something to put this nail design over the top!

Metallic ‘Arrow Through The Heart’ Nails

A hand with long nude pink almond nails with metallic pink hearts with silver arrows through them
@leannelimwalker

I adore the retro feel of the nail art here, yet the simple design and chrome finish give these Valentine’s Day nails a modern and trendy aesthetic.

Side Tip Frenchies + Red Heart Accents

A hand with long almond nails painted a glossy nude with curved French tips and red hearts
@tiffanyabbigailebeauty

Side tip Frenchies are a playful twist on a classic, and the delicate red hearts instantly add that Valentine’s Day feel. 

Beige, Red & Gold Valentine’s Nails

A hand with long square nails painted a bright red with two matte cream accent nails featuring gold waves and red hearts
@indigonailsuk_sara

The combination of neutral and bright shades here is so lovely, and I think the pop of gold gives this manicure an instant upgrade!

Black + Cream Nails w/ Hearts

A hand with short round nails painted in cream, black, and nude pink accent nails with contrasting French tips and hearts
@heygreatnails

This is another design that I would recommend for those who love neutral tones. The contrasting shades add visual interest while keeping the design minimal and classy!

Burgundy + Beige Valentine’s Mani

A hand with long almond nails painted a nude pink with beige and deep red accent nails and heart details
@glitterbels

Burgundy and beige are a color match made in heaven here! This is a great choice for someone who wants to change things up from the traditional Valentine’s colors.

Pink Nails w/ Heart + Glitter Accents

A hand with short square nails painted a dusty pink with a glitter coated accent nail and a white heart detail
@georgianachirila.nailartist

You can’t go wrong adding glitter to any mani, in my opinion. This look is a must for simple but fun Valentine’s Day nails!

Cherry Red w/ Light Pink Bows

A hand with long almond nails painted a bright red with two red French tipped accents with pink bows
@embrace.nails

Coquette core and Valentine’s Day belong together, and this manicure above definitely proves that!

Classic French Mani w/ Heart Nail Art

A hand with short square nails painted a nude pink with white tips and red hearts
@charleenmurphy

A pretty heart pattern is all you need to take classic nails and give them that romantic, feminine feel.

‘Kiss’ Nude Nails

A hand with short round nails painted a nude pink with red lip art on one accent nail
@iramshelton

I think this is my favorite simple Valentine’s Day nail design! The lip nail art makes this an obvious V-Day mani, but it’s classy and minimal enough to be an everyday look. 

Matte Pink & White Manicure w/ Hearts

A hand with medium square nails painted a matte pink with white pointed French tips, white outlines and hearts
@amanda.sudolll

Speaking of classy – matte pink and white nails are always an elegant choice. I would recommend this for cute but subtle Valentine’s Day nails. 

Velvet Pink Nails w/ Heart Outlines

A hand with medium almond nails painted with shimmering pink velvet polish with heart outlines
@heygreatnails

I am loving this trend of velvet nails, and I think this shimmering design with heart details is perfect for Valentine’s Day nails! 

Dark Red Nails + Negative Space Hearts

A hand with long almond nails with dark red solid-colored nails, French tips, and a red nail with a negative space heart
@thehotblend

I love the addition of a negative space heart with classic nail designs. This elegant mani and the sultry red shade are perfect for an intimate date night this Valentine’s Day!

 

These nail designs are a great way to add some holiday flair to your outfits this February. So whether you want something subtle or bold, I hope this list of Valentine’s Day nails gives you all the inspo you need for your V-Day mani!

 

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