41 of the Most Beautiful French Ombre Nails
French ombre is a beautiful nail trend that has now become a must-have look. To achieve the French ombre design, you will use the classic French manicure colors. Instead of creating the light color with white tips, you should aim for the two tone ombre look that we all know and love. To show you how gorgeous this nail design is, and to give you some inspiration, we have found 41 of the most beautiful french ombre nails that you need to try. You will find designs with sparkly glitter, statement nails and more.
1. Chic French Ombre Nails
Let’s begin with this simple and chic French ombre look. The nails are a square shape with a light ombre blend. Nails like these are perfect for the women who like the classic French manicure but would like to try something new. It is a subtle, stylish and beautiful way to wear the ombre nail trend.
2. Ombre, Glitter and Gems
You can jazz up your ombre nails by adding glitter and gems! Here we have a beautiful example. These nails have the pretty French ombre with two glitter nails, and one nail with a crystal design. You can use any glitter color and any gems when recreating the look for yourself.
3. Ombre and Rose Gold Chrome Nails
A great thing about French ombre is that it will go with almost any other nail art or trend. Here we have an ombre look that features two rose gold chrome accent nails. As you can see, the ombre compliments the chrome perfectly! Choose rose gold for an elegant look, gold for a glam set of nails and silver chrome for a trendsetting manicure.
4. Glitter and French Ombre Nails
Next, we have a bold glitter idea. Some of the nails are ombre while the rest of the nails make a sparkly statement. The glittery nails are a combination of pink and silver glitter with white. These nails are stunning and would be perfect for a special occasion or for a party.
5. Glam French Ombre Stiletto Nails
If you are looking for glam nails that will wow, this idea is for you! Here we have stiletto nails with a light French ombre and two accent designs. One accent nail features silver glitter and the other has beautiful gems. These are gorgeous nails, and you can recreate this design or create your own crystal art.
6. Short French Ombre Nail Idea
Many ombre designs are found on long nails however, you can have ombre on short nails too. These shorter nails look amazing with French ombre. It is a chic and easy to wear manicure idea and you can recreate the nails with or without the gems. If you want to jazz up the look, you can add some glitter too.
7. French Ombre Coffin Nails
Our next idea is sparkly and stunning. The nails feature a soft and elegant ombre with glitter and gems. Some of the nails are rose gold glitter while others have crystals. You can use rose gold like featured or try silver or gold glitter. Also, try both gem looks or try just one. Either way, the finished manicure will look beautiful.
8. French Ombre Accent Nail
We have seen many manicures that have been transformed with gems, but have you thought about using other decorations like pearls?! If not, you need to check out this idea. Some of the nails are white, some are ombre and the accent nails feature pearls and gems. These gorgeous nails show how amazing pearls can look. Recreate these or try a subtler pearl and French ombre manicure.
9. French Ombre with Flower Accent Nails
Next, we have an elegant floral design to show you. These nails feature a very light and subtle ombre with two accent nails. Each accent nail has delicate floral art and the flowers have white petals with gems in the center. This is a stunning nail idea and you can recreate this look or try whole flowers on your nails.
10. French Ombre & Glitter Nail Design
Love the glitter nail ideas? Then this next pick is for you. Here we have French ombre nails with two glitter accent nails. The accent nails for this look are ombre also, with a pink and gold blend. This is a beautiful idea and it will make a statement. Recreate this look or use two different colors for your ombre blend.
11. Sparkly French Ombre Nails
Our next idea is an ombre look with bling! The nails are French ombre with a subtle sparkle and there are two nails with gems. This is a stunning look that would be perfect for a special occasion. A design like this is better suited to long nails as you will be able to use more gems.
12. Pink Glitter and Ombre
Next, we have a pretty pink look with sparkle. The nails have the ombre blend with three nail designs. Some of the nails have a beautiful pink and purple glittery look, while the other nail has stunning lettering. To create your own lettering, you can use stickers, stencils and more. This is a unique and creative look that will suit any nail length and shape.
13. Sparkly French Ombre Coffin Nails
Give everyone nail envy with our next idea! These nails are sparkly, elegant and will make you stand out from the crowd. The nails are long with an ombre blend and feature gems and glitter. This is a stunning nail idea and it would look amazing for a special event, even a wedding! Recreate this look or try putting gems in a different design.
14. Elegant Ombre French Manicure
If you prefer subtler nail designs, this next pick is for you. These French ombre nails are soft with a light dusting of glitter. This nail idea is simply beautiful. It will suit any occasion, any nail length and shape. It is perfect for the ladies who love elegant nails that are on trend too.
15. French Ombre and Pink Nails
Add a pop of color to your nails with a design like this one. The nails are French ombre with a bright pink accent nail. There are also gems added too. You can recreate the whole look or try a pink accent nail without the gems. Either way, you will have a gorgeous manicure that is bold and stylish.
16. Glitter Accent Nail
Next, we have a nail idea with very subtle ombre. This look features white nails, silver glitter and a soft ombre. We love this design because not only are there accent nails, but the glitter nail also has a different nail shape, too. You can create different nail shapes with any ombre design.
17. Long Stiletto Ombre Nails
Our next pick is gorgeous! Here we have long stiletto nails where each nail has a different design. One nail is pink with gems, the next is ombre glitter, then French ombre, the fourth nail has more crystals and the last nail is rose gold glitter. This is a very glam and bold idea. You can recreate the whole look or just use more ombre nails with one gem and one glitter nail.
18. French Ombre and Chrome Nails
Earlier in the post we featured rose gold chrome. This manicure shows another way to wear the stylish nail art. Instead of rose gold chrome, these nails are a light chrome tone. The rest of the nails are French ombre and there are some crystals too. This is a subtler way to wear chrome, it is a chic and elegant design.
19. French Ombre Nails with Gold Glitter
French ombre and glitter is a trendy and glam combination. Here is another sparkly look. These nails have the beautiful ombre with two accent nails. One accent nail is all gold glitter and the second one is half glitter and half white. This is a very pretty nail idea that you can recreate with any glitter color.
20. Statement Ombre Coffin Nails
Not only does French ombre work well with glitter and gems, it also works beautifully with other colors too. The nails featured here show a peachy nail color with gems and the ombre blend. There is also a clear jelly nail too. The ombre looks amazing with the different colors and nail art. You can create a unique manicure like this one or experiment with your own colors and designs.
21. French Ombre Nails with Rhinestones
The last French ombre look we have to share with you is this cute nail design with rhinestones. These nails have a pretty ombre with one gem accent nail. We love the gems used here because the colors work so well with the ombre. You can buy gems in all different sizes and colors online, so you can re-create a chic and sparkly look like this at home.
22. Perfect Wedding Nails
If you need an elegant nail idea for a special occasion then check out these nails. Most of the nails are French ombre and there are two accent nails too. The accent nails have a beautiful white design with crystals and pearls. It is a gorgeous and chic manicure and as pearls have been used, it would be a great idea for a wedding.
23. Coffin Nail Design
Next, we have a pretty nail idea to share with you. The nails are French ombre and there is one accent design on each hand. Accent nails are adorned with beautiful crystals. You can recreate the look with or without the crystals. If you like them, nail rhinestones and crystals are available online for a few dollars.
24. French Ombre with Sparkly Rhinestones
This next nail design features subtler French ombre. The color blend is light which creates a soft and pretty look. There are also two accent designs. The two are different but both feature crystals and gems. You can buy gems online and place them on wet nail polish or topcoat.
25. Long Ombre Nails
Glam up your nails with a design like this one. The nails are beautiful ombre and two nails on each hand are decorated with gems, pearls and more. An idea like this will take some time as you will have to place the embellishments on the nails, but it will be worth it! You can recreate this look or use any decorations that you like.
26. French Ombre and Gold Glitter
Glitter looks stunning with French ombre. Don’t just take our word it, check out these nails. All of the nails feature the French ombre design while one of the nails is gold glitter. The glitter is an easy way to make the nails pop even more. You can use any glitter color but gold or silver will look elegant and chic.
27. Simple and Stylish Ombre
We have already featured a simple ombre look in this post and here we have another one. These minimal looks without the gems and glitter are stunning and show that you don’t have to be very bold with nail art to have beautiful nails. We love the ombre colors and the nail shape, these just compliment each other perfectly. This is a gorgeous and easy to wear idea.
28. French Ombre with Crystals
If the bold nails are more you thing, then this nail idea is for you! These nails all have a subtle French ombre and two nails on each hand have an accent design. The accent nails have rhinestone patterns that look beautiful and when the two nails are together, the crystals make one design. It is a clever and sparkly idea that will make your nails stand out from the rest.
29. French and Glitter Ombre Nails
Love sparkly nails? Then check out this next idea! The nails are ombre with a glitter accent design. We love the glitter because it is so colorful and shimmery! You can recreate this look with any glitter polish, in any color. A design like this would be great for a special occasion or just for the days where you want to feel glam.
30. Lace Accent Nail
Next, we have a stunning manicure to share with you. For this look, the nails are ombre with two accent designs. One features gems and the other has a beautiful floral pattern. The floral art is one of favorites because it just reminds us of summer. This would be the perfect nail design for a special summer occasion. You could even wear a similar nail design to a wedding. You can create floral art with stencils and stickers.
31. Sparkly Crystal Accent Nails
Our next idea is another crystal look. The nails are all ombre and there are two accent nails. Both have a rhinestone design. It is a beautiful and easy to wear nail idea. You can recreate this cool and chic look or you can create your own sparkly design. This would be a great choice for anyone who is attending a special event like the prom or for anyone who wants to glam up their look for a party.
32. Ombre Nails with Gold Stripes and Glitter
Next, we have a cool and trendy idea. These nails are all ombre and some of the nails have gems. There are also two accent nails with gold stripes and glitter. You can create the stripes with gold nail tape and you can also use nail tape to recreate the glitter design. Just put the tape on the nails and then paint the glitter in the area. Remove the tape and add the gold tape in its place.
33. Nail Design for Short Nails
Earlier we featured an idea with white floral art. If you loved that one, then you may like our next pick too. These nails have soft and subtle ombre with two accent nail designs on each hand. The accent nails feature a stunning floral design. This look is perfect for women who don’t like long nails.
34. Glamorous French Ombre
Love the glam nail ideas? Then check out these nails! Each nail has a different design and most of them include gems and glitter. It is a stylish and gorgeous manicure that is great for a special occasion. Nails like these would also be perfect for a trendy bride. Recreate the whole look or just a couple of the designs.
35. Matte French Ombre with Pop of Red
The French ombre look will always feature white with a nude or light pink shade. These colors will suit almost any other color which makes the ombre very versatile. You can pair the ombre with any nail art and a great choice would be red. As you can see, red looks stunning! Try and recreate the red, ombre and embellished look for a glam manicure or just choose the ombre and red.
36. French Ombre Almond Nails
Want nails with a subtler look? Then these could be perfect for you. Here we have French ombre nails that have one accent design. The accent nail has small, sparkly crystals. Even though there are rhinestones, it is still a subtle and minimal look. Nails like these are easy to recreate, you just apply the gems with nail glue or place them on the nail while your topcoat is still a little wet. We love these nails, they will catch the light beautifully.
37. Chic Ombre Stiletto Nails
Next, we have ombre stiletto nails. On two of the nails, there is a trendy marble design with a few pink glitter lines on the top. We love this idea because it shows that stiletto nails can also be elegant!
38. Ombre Nails with Gold Stripes
The next nail idea features subtle ombre with gold glitter stripes. We think the gold stripes are an awesome idea because it glams up the ombre, but also gives the manicure a modern and trendy look. You can recreate stripes with tape. Just add the tape to create a stripe and then paint on the inside of the tape. You can try the gold look or use any other color.
39. French Ombre, Glitter and Crystals
Looking for nails that will impress? Then these are for you! Each nail has beautiful gold decorations and there is one gold glitter nail to. The gold and ombre compliment each other perfectly! It is such a glitzy and glam idea. A manicure like this is a must-have for a special occasion such as a party or night out. Wear nails like these when you want to steal the limelight.
40. Beautiful Nails
Crystals are elegant and are often used in bridal manicures. These beautiful embellishments can also be used to create chic and trendy nail art too. Here we have pink and white ombre and crystal nails where the crystals have been used in a cool line design. This is a gorgeous mani and is a must-have for any stylish lady.
41. Ombre Stiletto Nails with Sparkle
Next, we have another glitter manicure idea. The nails are all white and pink French ombre. On two of the nails, instead of a pink polish, pink glitter has been used. So, you get the ombre look but it is also sparkly too. It is a clever, fresh and stunning way to wear the trend. We love this!
We hope you have found a beautiful ombre nail design to try!