30+ Butterfly Nail Art Designs That Can Make Your Heart Flutter

Are you looking for gorgeous butterfly nail art designs?

In this post, I’m going to share with you some of the beautiful nail art ideas that feature the delicate creature we all love.

So if you want to expand your designs beyond French tips and glossy nails, check out these captivating butterfly nail art designs.

Why butterfly nail art?

It’s one of the most majestic creatures on this planet. Delicate and graceful, the butterfly is a wonderful representation of a woman.

Which is why the butterfly is a great design to put on nails. It looks beautiful on dainty hands.

No wonder butterfly nail art designs gained increasing popularity over the years.

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Creating these butterfly nail art designs is easy.

You don’t have to be a professional nail artist to do it.

Get in touch with your creative side and let your imagination roam free. And with the help of these butterfly nail art ideas, creating these designs can become quite easier.

Choose from any of these gorgeous butterfly nail designs. Whether you want it simple but cute or you want the intricate ones.

In this post, you get a wide range of designs to choose from, expanding your selection of butterfly nail art ideas and nail art as a whole.

Looking for nail designs with butterfly art?

Bored with the same nail designs?

Why don’t you give these butterfly nail design ideas a try?

This trend is popular among celebrities. Kylie Jenner wears them. The top Hollywood manicurists are also giving it to their clients.

If you want to get started on this delightful nail style, check out what I have for you.

1. Pink and light green colors with elegant butterflies in the foreground.

Give your nails a massive revamp.

When you are tired of the same old nail design, check out this simple yet fetching butterfly nail art.

It’s a great nail idea that you can try. You don’t need a nail art printer or stickers to get this done (although it helps and can make your job a whole lot easier).

Or you can ask your favorite nail technician to do this. He or she will just paint these gorgeous designs on your nails. It might take a bit of time but it will be worth it.

If you’re looking to do these butterfly nails and you find it difficult to create, don’t sweat it. You can try an abstract art version of these beautiful creatures. Or perhaps your own artist’s impression.

2. Are you looking for vibrant butterfly nail designs?

Have a look at this butterfly nail art.

I’m sure this design can catch people’s eyes.

While it looks simple, the fact that the two fingers on each hand have nude nail colors while the other two have exquisite nail art can turn heads.

The gorgeous butterfly nails and glittery design blend perfectly together with the nude nail art. It’s a great style to wear when you’re looking to go on a date or after-work party.

You can also put on this beautiful nail art piece when you need to go on an event or just because you feel like wearing it.

It’s a pretty design that’s perfect for summer. This one will look good in your summer wear, blending perfectly with your bright floral dresses.

With the shimmery details, you might need to ask your nail technician about what’s a good alternative if the one used here isn’t available.

3. Do you like your butterfly nails long and pointy?

Then you will love this feisty nail design.

Make it bold and daring with a blend of nude color and pointed tips.

These beautiful butterfly nails are a great way to make a statement. It’s a no-nonsense look that says “Don’t mess with me” yet still maintain a feminine and minimalist design.

It’s quite impressive how this piece puts a huge emphasis on the butterfly design as the detail takes a big spot on two fingers. How’s that for an eye-catching design?

What I love about this nail art idea is that it looks great with anything.

Whether you’re looking to wear it as part of your everyday look or for a special occasion, this beautiful nail design is simple yet captivating.

4. Here’s another butterfly nail art idea that’s simple but interesting.

For everyone who likes it extra dainty, check out this different design.

With a green base, two of the fingers on each hand feature lovely nail designs. On the middle finger are the glittery stuff while the ring finger has pretty butterflies.

The plain color, even by itself, looks great on the nails. But with the butterfly and shimmery details, now, that just adds more value to the design.

Don’t they capture your attention?

With the beautiful green hue in the background, the artwork can really go a long way, and you will appreciate the butterfly design more.

Go ahead and give this one a try.

5. Simple yet elegant, minimalistic but sophisticated.

Check out the elegant small wings and simple details on this great nail job.

Whether you’re looking to attend a formal function or a casual affair, this beautiful nail design will suit well for the event.

What’s more, you don’t need to look far to have someone help you create this piece.

Yes, it’s quite elegant and looks really good. But it’s easy to recreate.

If you want a great idea for your nails, something that you can wear every day and not look overly done or overdressed, why don’t you try out this beautiful butterfly nail art.

6. Do you like long butterfly nails?

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Want to have them long and pink?

Check out this beautiful nail art idea.

Notice how the pink hue first catches your attention. But if you look closely, you’ll see the intricate details that make this nail art idea exquisite.

Colorful and captivating these nails are, aren’t they?

This nail design does have a summer feel to it.

If you’re looking to kick your summer into gear, then this gorgeous nail art is perfect for you.

7. Purple and pink, butterfly nails with gems and sparkles.

Are you looking to jump on the multicolored trend?

Check out this beautiful nail design. It features something different on each nail, and it looks great.

There are a lot of elements and details on this art concept, so it may take a while for you or your nail technician to complete. But the result can be amazing.

If you’re looking to do something different with your nails, then this one is a must-try. It’s perfect when you want to go on a date or party. You can even wear this on a formal occasion like a wedding.

It’s beautiful and it features intricate details. What’s not to like?

You may also like these glitter nails

8. French tips and nude nails with butterflies.

Do you want it simple and sweet?

Here’s an adorable design that doesn’t feature that much clutter. It has enough details that make it stand out.

You can do this at home by yourself or with a friend. All you need are a couple of nail paintbrushes and dotting tools to recreate this beautiful design.

You may also like these nude nails

9. Check out these captivating monarch butterfly nails.

Looking to have a nail design that can really stand out?

It’s an interesting nail concept. It may look simple and easy to do yet it can grab people’s attention.

What I particularly love about this piece is that it doesn’t have a lot of clutter. And what makes it perfect is the contrast of colors, particularly the white background with the butterfly print on the ring finger.

These butterfly nails are great for any occasion, whether for a formal event or just a casual get-together with family and friends.

10. Are you looking for a sexy way to rock your butterfly nails?

Here’s a glittery design that looks absolutely gorgeous.

Perfect when you need a nail art idea for a date or special occasion.

These fetching butterfly nails feature intricate details; check out the glitter and butterfly prints.

Don’t they look elegant?

Even with a nude nail color base, this butterfly nail art design looks sophisticated. Perhaps it’s the glossy polish as well as the glittery shimmer that complete the look.

11. You’ll love the sultry sparkles on this beautiful butterfly nail art.

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If you thought nude nail color and minimal designs are boring, these butterfly nails will change your mind.

This seductive nail idea features a delicate blend of nude nail color and glitter. And the icing on the cake, the gorgeous butterfly design on the nails. Such a lovely concept.

Don’t these nails look delectable?

If you want to amp up your nail game, check out this sultry butterfly nail design.

12. Here’s another beautiful butterfly nail art on a nude nail color base.

Can’t get enough of nude nail color?

You’ll love this glittery nail art idea.

This sparkly set works on a sultry ombre. Check out the nude color as it transitions to a paler shade as it goes to the tips.

And the details just do wonders for this beautiful piece.

Minimal doesn’t have to be boring. Just look at that overall aesthetic. It looks simple yet so lovely and captivating.

13. For some serious glamour, check out this purple butterfly nail design.

Want to give your nails a tantalizing look?

Pick purple. It’s a hot and gorgeous color that can give your nails some allure.

What I love about purple is that it’s chic and goes well for almost every nail design.

As if it’s not captivating enough, the butterfly nail art creates a visual interest that amps up your nail game.

If you want to create an enchanting look for your nails, check out this gorgeous blend of purple and butterfly prints. You’ll get an unexpectedly beautiful design.

14. Want bold butterfly nails?

This glittery design will turn heads and grab people’s attention.

When done very well, it will look awesome.

Check out the details on this one. It’s busy yet interesting.

But given the intricacy of the design, expect it to take a long time to finish.

So I don’t think it’s ideal for your daily look. But if you have a lot of time, then why not. Nevertheless, this beautiful design is just worth it.

15. Monarch butterfly nails with a blue background. 

Here’s an unconventional color that you can choose for your nails.

While red and pink are the traditionally preferred hues, have you tried using blue?

It’s such a lovely color for you to try.

These enchanting blue nails create a wonderful color base for your radiantly bright butterfly and floral design.

Doesn’t it create a gorgeous result?

16. A little bit of everything with these blinged-out butterfly nails. 

Go big or go home.

Check out this beautiful assortment of color and shimmer.

The gorgeous diversity adds to the visual interest of the design, creating a playful look for your nails.

Here’s one for the summer. With the colorful elements, it’s a wonderful nail art that’s chic and lady-like.

17. Do you enjoy wearing coffin butterfly nails?

If long nails are your thing, then you’ll love these butterfly-inspired coffin nails.

Even if it makes typing on your phone difficult, these nails look sultry and stylish. You can rock them on the daily or when you’re planning to attend a special occasion.

18. Short and sweet pink butterfly nails.

Do you want your nails short?

Then this is perfect for you.

Here’s a fantastic nail design that doesn’t have all those details. It’s simple and doesn’t have much clutter.

Are these nails adorable?

19. Another simple yet classy butterfly nail design that you’ll surely love.

Need a new look for your nails this summer?

If you’re looking to keep it cool and minimal, check out these gorgeous nails.

It’s a fabulous design that also doesn’t look busy.

20. Minimalist black and white butterfly nails.

Do you want to get a bold and daring look for your nails?

Check out this chic combination of black and white. And with the butterfly embellishment, now, that’s just darn pretty.

21. Looking for red-colored butterfly nail designs?

Here you go.

The bright red hue just looks sexy, don’t you think?

This color lets you achieve a sultry and seductive look; perfect for your date night.

22. Keeping it sweet and simple in pink butterfly nails.

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Check out this girly nail design.

It’s a low-key look that’s perfect for a formal event or for your everyday wear.

23. Short butterfly nails are cool too.

There are days when I like them long. But sometimes I like them short.

So if you’re looking for easy butterfly nail designs on short nails, check this one out.

24. Here’s another sweet butterfly design on short nails.

It’s minimal yet looks delectable.

This is, for me, the perfect nails for your everyday wear. It’s an attractive piece that offers a big impact.

25. Do you like matte or glitter butterfly nails?

If you’re tired of sporting glossy nails, you’ll love these matte nails.

The understated tones and simple design just packs a punch. It’s cute and brings a lot of pizzazz.

26. Here’s another sexy butterfly nail idea.

The shimmery look adds to the visual interest of the nails.

It’s a versatile butterfly nail art design too. You can wear it for work or sport it for a party or special occasion.

27. Check out this another short and simple butterfly nail art design.

Looking for more short nail ideas?

Here’s a beautiful piece that I would also like to try.

The contrast of colors and the glittery adornment brings this look to another level.

28. Here’s a great piece with a cool butterfly nail concept. 

It combines the alluring simplicity of nude nails and the sophistication of French tips.

Bring cuteness to another level with this simple butterfly nail art design.

29. We love this glittery butterfly nail art. 

This sultry nail design will just catch everyone’s attention.

These nails look seductive and irresistible.

30. I saved the best for last. Butterfly and cheetah nail art. 

Just look at that.

The artwork, the sophistication. See how the elements blend together to create this alluring butterfly nail art design.

It’s simply amazing.

Which butterfly nail art idea is your favorite?

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