Polka dot nails or gradient nails? Oh, decisions decisions! What’s a girl to do?
How about both? Gradient polka dot nails are the best of both worlds, really. Gradient polka dot nail art creates a gradient looks with polka dots. To create a polka dot gradient, the polka dots either start out large and get much smaller, or they’re spaced farther and farther apart along the length of the nails. A colored gradient polka dot nail art design uses ever lightening polka dots to create a more colorful gradient effect.
If you’re looking to try out some gradient polka dot nails, check out the following examples for some awesome inspiration!
1. Pink and Black Gradient Polka Dot Nail Art
The black polka do gradient design contrasts nicely on these light pink nails.
Although they look difficult, gradient polka dot nail art designs are actually very easy! You can use nail dotting tools to create the polka dots with nail art or acrylic paint. If you don’t have nail dotting tools, you can also all sorts of other items, including toothpicks, orangewood sticks, bobbie pins, pin heads, or the handle end of a paintbrush. You might also be also to use permanent markers to create your design. Don’t forget to add a top coat to your new nail art design to seal it!