15 Wedding Manicure Ideas Beyond the French Nail

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A nice manicure is essential for your wedding day, because guests will be looking at your hands all day. Your ring (and ring finger) will be the focus of hundreds of photos. Traditionally, brides chose a French nail for its elegant simplicity. Many modern brides find the French nail, with its white tip and neutral base, to be too mundane for their big day. Get inspired by these 15 wedding manicure ideas to try something bigger and brighter than a French manicure for your wedding day.

15. Do Your Something Blue

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You’ve got old, new, and borrowed down, so why not make those nails your something blue? From deep navy and midnight blues to pastel robin’s egg and powder blues, there are so many pretty blue hues to pick from. Blue nails combine a classic tradition and a modern hue for brides.