Beach days and barbecues are finally on the horizon, which means it’s time to plan your summer nails. Not only do they look great wrapped around a frozen marg, but with Memorial Day around the corner, a set of bright summer nails (and some summer makeup looks) can quickly get you in the right mindset for warm weather.
Whether you’re heading to the salon or you’ve become a DIY mani master over the past year, feel free to dive in to the nail trends we’ve been double-tapping for the past few months. From subtle gradients (rainbow nails are still going strong this season) to checkered nails and seasonally appropriate neons, there’s a little something for every taste and skill level. Scroll on for the best summer nails worth copying.