30 Pretty Pedicure Designs to Inspire Your Next Appointment

You'll be sandal weather ready in no time.

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How often do you indulge in fun nail art and forget about your toes? It's just not something that instinctively comes to mind unless you're lucky enough to show off your feet in sandal weather all year long. Sigh. The truth is, both sets of your nails are there for you to get creative with. Even though toenail designs feel so underrated, that doesn't take away from their cool factor. The options are endless. Just think about how fun your feet will look in your favorite open-toed shoes!

From intricate details to abstract designs, here are 30 screenshot-worthy toenail designs, many created by talented Russia-based nail artist Anastasia Maslo, that every nail-art lover will appreciate. Plus, a little encouragement to show some love to these neglected nail beds. Below, we've rounded up a few must-see nail designs for your toes.

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Abstract Colors

If you're not into picking just one color, try this colorful and sophisticated abstract design for a whimsical pattern that still feels light and airy.

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Autumn Leaves

Give your feet the tropical getaway they deserve with this leafy design. Hand-painting the palms can get a little tedious from a DIY standpoint, so make sure you have a handy detailing brush nearby.

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Geometric Detail

A clean, geometric French-inspired pedicure with a cool pop of orange looks so modern.

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Rainbow Bright

Nothing feels like summer more than rainbow-colored toes. Glittery lines only serve to amp up the fun factor!

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Jewel Adorned

Introducing the jeweled nail trend to your toes in the best way. With a big toe decked out in sparkles and flowers, this design is ultra-elegant thanks to a grounding plain pink on the rest of the nails.

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Sparkly Heart

How gorgeous is this heart? Its standout nail art done right with a bold sweep of glitter in a playful, love-filled design.

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Branch Out

You can also go with a minimal approach like this delicate sprouting design. 

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Sparkle 24/7

It doesn't have to be NYE to rock glittery nail art. If you feel like sparkling, try a glitter design with an accent nail in rich forest green.

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Matte Flower Design

Matte textures look so cool, especially when they're paired with next-level flower designs like this.

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Half-Star Cutouts

Don't just save the nail accessories for your fingernails. This half-white, half-golden star design shines bright for a fun design that looks elegant with open-toed heels.

When applying nail jewelry, use tweezers and dip the adornment into clear nail polish like a topcoat. This will act as an adhesive and secure the embellishment.

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Mani-Pedi Match

Coordinate your fingers and toes in a subtle way by choosing a plain polish that complements the nail art without perfectly matching.

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Doodle On

An intricate flower doodle for the win.

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Rosey Toes

The nail art on this big toe is an actual masterpiece. Who else wants to get this framed?

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Green Abstract

A family of greens that look so good together.

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Jeweled Details

Have a party on your toes with jeweled flowers creating a pretty accent on the large toes.

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Abstract Blues

This multi-layered look requires patience, but don't worry about painting outside the lines on this ocean-inspired scene.

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Artistic Masterpiece

Another abstract design that blends lines and shades so perfectly together.

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Pink Blooms

Blooming flowers have never looked so picturesque. 

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Yellow Butterfly

We're blown away by this next-level butterfly design paired with a soft grey tone of polish.

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Easy Peasy Lemon Squeeze

When life gives you lemons… paint them on your toenails. 

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Glitter Leaves

A touch of glitter adds a light and refreshing touch to these vine-patterned toenails.

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Pink and White

A pale pink shade contrasts nicely with creamy white tips.

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Black and White

A prime example that black and white always look so good together.

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Tropical Sunset Paradise

Take your toes on a tropical oasis because they also deserve a vacation. 

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Striped and Colorful

Ever tried striped toes? Go this route. 

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Black and Silver Stars

Stars are one of the most popular nail art designs, and they'll look just as good on your big toe in this chic black and silver color combo.

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Pale Lavender

If subtlety is the name of your game, try this pale lavender shade with a small white accent on the tips.

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Pastel Pink and Blue

Pastels add a feminine touch to a geometric design that plays with negative space.

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Purple Swirls

What were we saying about nails being tiny works of art? Case in point, this purple swirling design requires a steady hand and patience to hand paint the individual lines without blurring them together.

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Black and Gold

Thin black and gold detailing gives this nude mani a party-ready feel. Make sure to peruse our black and gold mani round-up for additional inspiration.

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