Maybe you could care less about football, or perhaps you agree with Taylor Swift and think the sport is “awesome.” Either way, there’s a high chance you’ll be watching the Super Bowl come Feb. 11.
While you certainly don’t have to rock Kansas City Chiefs or San Francisco 49ers merch on game day, you can — at the very least — deck your nails out with a football-inspired design. (Beauty lovers know a perfect manicure occasion when they see one.)
Attention To Detail
When it comes to today’s mani trends, there are two distinct approaches to consider: the minimalists who much prefer neutral, “old money” vibes, or, on the other end of the spectrum, the “more is more” aficionados who are into chrome finishes, aura designs, and intricate details.
No matter your preference, you can nod to the sport with some apropos nail art.
11 Football-Inspired Manicures
Whether you’re in it for the commercials, Usher’s halftime performance, or to watch a good game, keep scrolling for 11 football-inspired nail designs that are perfect for the occasion.
Yellow Flag Details
If you so happen to live for the drama — and by drama, I mean when the referees throw their yellow flags — wear some yellow polish in your manicure for a more understated football-inspired vibe.
Glamorous Gold Trophy Mani
Gold totally counts as a football color — especially when the Lombardi Trophy is at stake. So wish your team (or a team)luck with a luxe mani that features gold leaf details.
Neutral Chrome Nails
Attending a Super Bowl party and don’t even know which teams are playing? Keep your alliance neutral with some on-trend chromatic nails in a neutral polish color. Done and done.
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