8 Festive Manicures That Aren't Cheesy

Around this time of year, stars, snowflakes, and sparkles are just a few of our favorite things—not to mention a show-stealing manicure. And though festive nail art can easily veer more tacky than tempting (penguins and reindeer, we’re looking at you), there are plenty of lust-worthy looks that still speak to our ’tis-the-season spirit—sans the cheese. From our tips to yours, here are nine handpicked looks that we’ll be sporting all winter long.

Keep scrolling for some serious (and snowmen-less) inspiration!

Which festive look will you try first? Sound off below!