Leopard Nail Tutorial

The leopard trend has become very popular over the last few years, but many people find it difficult to incorporate it into their wardrobe. Adding the design to your digits is perfect way to keep up with the trend. Recreating this design only requires a bobby pin and a few nail colors of your choice. Follow this tutorial and not only will you learn how to make some fierce leopard print nails, you will learn the fundamentals of being a frugal nail artist.

In my attempt:

I decided to make a more simplified version; losing the center of the leopard spots and opting to do two accent nails rather than the whole hand. 


  • Wait until your hands are completely dry before applying a top coat or you will smudge the design.
  • Lastly, don’t forget to use a protective base coat as well a glossy top coat.