44 Gold and Purple Nails: Designs for a Luxe Style Statement

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Looking for gold and purple nail designs?

Putting these two colors together creates a luxe and stunning combination that can truly elevate your nail game.

A woman's hand with purple and gold nail polish.

Here, you’ll discover some fabulous ideas for this color combo that will entice you to try it for your next manicure.

Get ready to embrace the elegance and versatility of gold and purple nails! 

44 Purple and Gold Nail Designs

1. Trendy Purple

It features different shades of purple on each nail and two clear accent nails, which showcase artful purple splotches against a clear canvas, dotted with black and kissed by gold foil.
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For a chic and stylish take on purple and gold gel nails, try this look.

It features different shades of purple on each nail and two clear accent nails, which showcase artful purple splotches against a clear canvas, dotted with black and kissed by gold foil.

2. Purple Smoke

Gracing these nude almond nails are diagonal French tips in deep violet, shimmering with flecks of gold. 
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Gracing these nude almond nails are diagonal French tips in deep violet, shimmering with flecks of gold. The smoky effect adds a touch of mystery, as if concealing celestial secrets.

3. Purple Reign

The chrome purple nails serve as the canvas for golden stars to shine and twinkle with every move.
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These purple and gold acrylic nails are out of this world! The chrome purple nails serve as the canvas for golden stars to shine and twinkle with every move.

4. Deep Violet Cat Eye

Deep purple cat-eye nails and gold chrome nails give this look a beautiful shimmer. Meanwhile, select nails boast a glossy black base with an all-seeing eye and a crown of glittering gold.
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This mystical manicure’s hypnotic designs will capture the attention of everyone around you.

Deep purple cat-eye nails and gold chrome nails give this look a beautiful shimmer. Meanwhile, select nails boast a glossy black base with an all-seeing eye and a crown of glittering gold.

5. Galaxy Art

Chrome purple polish with swirls of gold brings the beauty of the galaxy to your short nails, along with the subtle crescent moon and star accents that add otherworldly elegance.
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Chrome purple polish with swirls of gold brings the beauty of the galaxy to your short nails, along with the subtle crescent moon and star accents that add otherworldly elegance.

6. Enchanted Elegance

Each nail is decorated differently, from pastel purple nails with gold studs and rhinestones to white nails decorated with splotches of dripping gold.
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Follow the road to nail art magic with these cute purple nails. 

Each nail is decorated differently, from pastel purple nails with gold studs and rhinestones to white nails decorated with splotches of dripping gold.

There are also glittery purple nails decorated with a crescent moon and a North Star. But the showstoppers here are the nails covered with rhinestones and outlined with tiny gold studs.

7. Galactic Pink and Purple Fantasy

Drift through the cosmos with nails in a swirl of purples and pinks, highlighted with gold foil and a sprinkle of glitter.
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Drift through the cosmos with nails in a swirl of purples and pinks, highlighted with gold foil and a sprinkle of glitter.

8. Marbled Majesty

Gorgeous shades of white, pink, and purple swirl elegantly together, while golden foil accents give the look a glamorous glow.
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These marble nails are a true work of art. Gorgeous shades of white, pink, and purple swirl elegantly together, while golden foil accents give the look a glamorous glow.

9. Smoky Ombré

The French tips bloom from a rich purple and melt into the nude base, with gold foil flakes offering a subtle shine.
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Put a twist on your usual French mani by getting these purple and gold French ombré nails!

The French tips bloom from a rich purple and melt into the nude base, with gold foil flakes offering a subtle shine.

At the same time, the accent nails shimmer with a cascade of gold glitter that fades into a delicate kiss at the center.

10. Golden North Star

Reach for the stars with this mani, where purple French tips are topped with golden North Stars.
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Reach for the stars with this mani, where purple French tips are topped with golden North Stars. A purple night sky at your fingertips!

11. Regal Fade

The deep purple and nude colors contrast each other beautifully, while a dazzling gold glitter ombré graces the cuticles of select nude nails.
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Got a taste for dramatic looks? These nude, purple, and gold acrylic nails are for you!

The deep purple and nude colors contrast each other beautifully, while a dazzling gold glitter ombré graces the cuticles of select nude nails.

12. Matte Majesty

Celebrate your love of matte by getting this mani, in which lovely purple and blushing pink nails are offset by nude nails adorned with elegant splotches of pink, purple, red, and gold foil.
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Celebrate your love of matte by getting this mani, in which lovely purple and blushing pink nails are offset by nude nails adorned with elegant splotches of pink, purple, red, and gold foil.

13. Attractive Accents 

It features nude accent nails with majestic purple and glittery gold swirls, black dots, and delicate foliage art.
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If you want to take a simple purple mani to the next level, try this design. It features nude accent nails with majestic purple and glittery gold swirls, black dots, and delicate foliage art.

14. Purple Tortie

These square nails marry the boldness of a tortoiseshell design with the elegance of deep purple polish and hints of gold foil, creating a truly electrifying look. 
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These square nails marry the boldness of a tortoiseshell design with the elegance of deep purple polish and hints of gold foil, creating a truly electrifying look. 

15. Glitterfall

Let chunky purple and gold glitter cascade like glittery waterfalls across your long acrylic nails, like a treasure spilling over. 
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Let chunky purple and gold glitter cascade like glittery waterfalls across your long acrylic nails, like a treasure spilling over. 

Amidst the sparkle, a single nude nail stands proudly, adorned with gold and purple star designs.

16. Mauve Harmony

This mauve acrylic nail design alternates between the soft touch of matte and the shine of gloss, with a rose gold glitter accent nail that sparkles against the velvety backdrop.
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This mauve acrylic nail design alternates between the soft touch of matte and the shine of gloss, with a rose gold glitter accent nail that sparkles against the velvety backdrop.

17. Aubergine Elegance With a Twist

A symphony of luxurious tones, this gold and purple nail design features glossy aubergine nails that set the stage for a spectacular accent nail with a marble design outlined in luxe gold foil.
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A symphony of luxurious tones, this gold and purple nail design features glossy aubergine nails that set the stage for a spectacular accent nail with a marble design outlined in luxe gold foil.

18. Violet Vision

Deep, glossy violet square nails make a statement alongside two designs: one flaunting a chic purple plaid pattern made with white, sparkling gold, and bright purple and the other shimmering entirely in golden glitter.
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Deep, glossy violet square nails make a statement alongside two designs: one flaunting a chic purple plaid pattern made with white, sparkling gold, and bright purple and the other shimmering entirely in golden glitter.

19. Sparkly Style

Go for these nails that are fully coated in chunky pink and purple glitter, juxtaposed against a nude base adorned with delicate gold foil.
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In love with all things sparkly?

Go for these nails that are fully coated in chunky pink and purple glitter, juxtaposed against a nude base adorned with delicate gold foil.

20. Glitter and Glam Roulette

This nail design screams elegance with alternating nails in royal purple, jet black, and gold glitter. 
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This nail design screams elegance with alternating nails in royal purple, jet black, and gold glitter. 

21. Lavender Haze and Golden Sprinkles

this mani is the definition of next-level luxe, especially with the flecks of gold foil that dance across each nail.
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From a marbly mix of purple and white to a diagonal smoky purple design on clear nails, this mani is the definition of next-level luxe, especially with the flecks of gold foil that dance across each nail.

22. Ethereal Purple Mosaic

Different variations of purple marble are featured in this look, including one purple marble French tip with gold foil and a black eye outline and one fading into a dreamy red-violet ombré.
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Different variations of purple marble are featured in this look, including one purple marble French tip with gold foil and a black eye outline and one fading into a dreamy red-violet ombré.

Two nails feature swirls of purple marble outlined with gold glitter for an ethereal design.

23. Indigo Elegance With Golden Swirls

These nude almond nails in purple and gold glitter feature indigo swirls embraced by a radiant outline of sparkling gold.
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These nude almond nails in purple and gold glitter feature indigo swirls embraced by a radiant outline of sparkling gold.

24. Galactic Voyages

Embark on a celestial journey with nails in purple decorated with gold foil and gold-colored moons, stars, and constellations.
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Embark on a celestial journey with nails in purple decorated with gold foil and gold-colored moons, stars, and constellations.

Amidst the cosmic beauty are milky white nails, one with deep purple tips and an ombré of chunky glitter flakes.

25. Purple Brush Strokes

matte purple nails and the sleekness of off-white nails, the latter with purple brush strokes and gold foil
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These ​​short purple and gold nails are a dream for abstract art enthusiasts!

They alternate between the velvety allure of matte purple nails and the sleekness of off-white nails, the latter with purple brush strokes and gold foil.

26. Regal Purple Palette

This sleek mani combines glossy deep purple nails with matte plaid nails in soft purple hues and rose gold glitter nails. 
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A royal ensemble for the fashion-forward! This sleek mani combines glossy deep purple nails with matte plaid nails in soft purple hues and rose gold glitter nails. 

27. Mystical Violet Veil

The combination of glossy nails and matte purple nails in deep violet creates a subtle but striking contrast.
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The combination of glossy nails and matte purple nails in deep violet creates a subtle but striking contrast.

Adding sparkle and wistfulness to the ensemble is a dusting of gold glitter on one nail and a gold teardrop stud on another.

28. Diagonal Dusk

This gorgeous light purple and gold nail design lets muted purple nails serve as a prelude to the drama of accent nails, which sport diagonal French tips with a trail of gold foil.
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This gorgeous light purple and gold nail design lets muted purple nails serve as a prelude to the drama of accent nails, which sport diagonal French tips with a trail of gold foil.

29. Flowing River of Rhinestones

Purple and gold coffin nails come alive with designs that swirl like a mystical river, outlined in stark black or adorned with gold rhinestones.
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Purple and gold coffin nails come alive with designs that swirl like a mystical river, outlined in stark black or adorned with gold rhinestones.

Some nails sparkle with gold glitter, while others boast an embossed chrome gold texture that’s a touchable wonder.

30. Mauve Metamorphosis 

Imagine stiletto nails bathed in glossy pinkish-mauve and nude, each one with varying gold embellishments. 
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Imagine stiletto nails bathed in glossy pinkish-mauve and nude, each one with varying gold embellishments. 

Some have opulent gold foil smears, while others flaunt gold foil tips and delicate gold dots, culminating in a mani that’s both avant-garde and timeless.

31. Autumnal Elegance on Tips

Draped in off-white, purple, and brown nails, these nails are autumn-ready, and the gold foil leaves that cascade down the branches of a few nails round off the theme.
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Draped in off-white, purple, and brown nails, these nails are autumn-ready, and the gold foil leaves that cascade down the branches of a few nails round off the theme.

32. Luxe Mystique

These deep mauve, classic black, and gold glitter nails are a breathtaking mix of sultry and sophisticated.
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These deep mauve, classic black, and gold glitter nails are a breathtaking mix of sultry and sophisticated.

33. Regal Bloom

Purple reigns supreme in this acrylic purple and gold nail design, complemented by frosted clear nails that boast chunky gold glitter flakes and bright florals. 
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Purple reigns supreme in this acrylic purple and gold nail design, complemented by frosted clear nails that boast chunky gold glitter flakes and bright florals. 

34. Celestial Purple Dreams

Cloud-shaped purple tips outlined in chrome gold bring whimsy and wonder to this nail design, along with a North Star, a crescent moon, and twinkling stars surrounded by tiny dots.
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Cloud-shaped purple tips outlined in chrome gold bring whimsy and wonder to this nail design, along with a North Star, a crescent moon, and twinkling stars surrounded by tiny dots.

35. Lavender Whisper Tips

This playful yet refined lavender acrylic nail design showcases V-shaped lavender French tips and fully painted lavender nails with gorgeous gold foil.
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This playful yet refined lavender acrylic nail design showcases V-shaped lavender French tips and fully painted lavender nails with gorgeous gold foil.

36. Coffin Chic in Pale Purple

Light purple can embody elegance as beautifully as deep purple when paired with nude accent nails that flaunt a diagonal gold foil line.
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Light purple can embody elegance as beautifully as deep purple when paired with nude accent nails that flaunt a diagonal gold foil line.

37. Golden Tips on Purple Nails

A unique and sophisticated version of French tips, these purple square nails have each tip adorned with a dash of glittery gold.
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A unique and sophisticated version of French tips, these purple square nails have each tip adorned with a dash of glittery gold.

38. Lavender Swirls and Butterflies

These beautiful acrylic nails are a daydream, featuring lavender tips, nude-and-lavender ombré, and purple marble swirls accented with gold foil. 
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These beautiful acrylic nails are a daydream, featuring lavender tips, nude-and-lavender ombré, and purple marble swirls accented with gold foil. 

The pièce de résistance? A nude nail with purple swirls, adorned with delicate butterfly nail art and tiny specks of gold.

39. Butterfly-Kissed Purple Ombré

Butterflies flutter across the clear accent nails with touches of gold foil, creating a sense of enchantment. 
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Butterflies flutter across the clear accent nails with touches of gold foil, creating a sense of enchantment. The rest of the nails feature a light purple ombré to keep the design grounded. 

40. Matte Black and Violet Fantasy

Bold and sophisticated, these matte black and red-violet nails with gold foliage art on one nail give you a dramatic mani like no other.
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Bold and sophisticated, these matte black and red-violet nails with gold foliage art on one nail give you a dramatic mani like no other.

41. Enchanted Blossom Edges

Step into a storybook with pale pink, each elegantly framed by a slender line of gold chrome. At the tips, pink and purple flowers bloom, creating a fairytale look.
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Step into a storybook with pale pink, each elegantly framed by a slender line of gold chrome. At the tips, pink and purple flowers bloom, creating a fairytale look.

42. Royal Purple Panache

The appealing charm of pale purple is celebrated with this array of designs ranging from classic purple French tips with golden outlines to two-toned tips with drips of color and a cute star.
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The appealing charm of pale purple is celebrated with this array of designs ranging from classic purple French tips with golden outlines to two-toned tips with drips of color and a cute star.

And there’s also one nail painted purple with a sparkling heart winking at the center for an even more playful look.

43. Magenta Magic 

Long, sharp nails in magenta with smears of gold pair beautifully with pristine white nails adorned with gold foil and purple roses
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Long, sharp nails in magenta with smears of gold pair beautifully with pristine white nails adorned with gold foil and purple roses — the perfect picture of romantic opulence.

44. Whisper of Purple and Glittering Gold

The epitome of understated elegance, these muted purple nails have their beauty amplified by a lone accent nail that dazzles in gold glitter.
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The epitome of understated elegance, these muted purple nails have their beauty amplified by a lone accent nail that dazzles in gold glitter.

FAQs on Gold and Purple Nails

Can Gold and Purple Nails Be a Good Choice for Special Occasions?

Absolutely! The regal vibe of gold and purple nails makes them perfect for weddings, parties, proms, or any event where you want to add a touch of glamor to your outfit.

How Can I Achieve a Subtle Gold and Purple Nail Design for Everyday Wear?

For a more subdued take on gold and purple nails, consider using a light purple or lilac shade as the base with delicate gold accents, such as thin stripes and small dots.

Choose Gold and Purple Nails for Your Next Mani!

If you want to elevate your nail style with enchanting flair, go for gold and purple! 

This color duo is perfect for a bold fashion statement that makes even the simplest outfit look sophisticated.

Whether you opt for a golden canvas with purple artistry or let purple take center stage with golden highlights, your nails will become a mesmerizing display of luxury.

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  • Shai Urbano

    Shai is a licensed pharmacist with a Bachelor of Arts in Pharmacy. She uniquely intertwines her medical expertise with a fervent passion for beauty. With an intrinsic understanding of ingredients and formulation, she's the proud creator of her own line of products designed exclusively for naturally curly hair. Over her four-year writing career, Shai consistently delivers content enriched by her distinct blend of knowledge and enthusiasm.

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