Cute little Santa hat nails for any Christmas function!


  • 1 Shellac base coat
  • 1 Red colour shellac
  • 1 White colour shellac
  • 1 Silver glitter nail polish with thin brush
  • 1 Shellac top coat
  • 1 shellac cleanser
  • 1 Disposable make up pad
  • 1 UV Lamp


  1. Paint entire nail with shellac base coat and cure under the UV lamp for 30 seconds.
  2. Paint a triangle shape at the end of your nail for santa's hat with the red shellac and cure under the UV light for 120 seconds. Repeat if required for deeper colour.
  3. Using the white shellac paint the pom pom and brim around the hat and set under the UV lamp for 120 seconds. Repeat for deeper colour and more 3D effect.
  4. Paint the silver on the pom pom and the line across the brim and set for 120 seconds under the UV lamp.
  5. Paint nails with shellac top coat and set under the UV lamp for 120 seconds.
  6. Wipe nails with the cleansing solution to remove sticky residue and your done :-)

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  • Kelz81
    • 02 Dec 2014
      5:45 pm

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  • these are amazing


  • That’s very clever – they look great.


  • Christmas themed nails are great. Look good.


  • Love this chrismassy themed nails!


  • My daughter would say Santa forgot his hat and you put it on your nail for safe keeping


  • What a lovely Christmassy design.


  • Probably my favourite design for Christmas nails.


  • Very pretty Christmas nails,great for this year!


  • Very clever design. Thanks for showing us how it’s done.


  • Don’t these look incredible. I wish I had a UV Lamp. Will have to keep an eye out for one on special. Thank you for sharing. Love the design


  • Thanks for sharing; beautifully creative!.


  • These would be perfect for Xmas


  • Very cute idea. My hands are always in water washing something, so my nails wouldn’t look good for very long.


  • Very artistic. You need a steady pair of hands for nail art.

    • Steady and precise – but the impact and outcome is incredible and pretty.


  • Very cute and fun. Thanks for sharing!


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