Looking for nail art designs that will complement your Star Wars outfit? Well, you’ve come to the right place, as we’ve just put together a list of some of the fanciest nails inspired by the epic space opera franchise. Most of the nails in the list have unmistakable Star Wars designs, which make them perfect for fan conventions and costume parties. But if you’re one of those who want to keep things low-key, the list also includes some nail art with subtle Star Wars motifs. Check out the list below and see which nails will take your Star Wars getup to the next level.
#1 Baby Yoda glitter nail art
Hiding among these multi-colored glitter nails is a cute Baby Yoda nail art. Featuring a hand-painted image of the Mandalorian foundling adorably holding a cup of soup, the ballerina-shaped nail is a delightful treat to eagle-eyed Star Wars fans.
#2 Sparkly R2-D2 nails
This set of glitzy nails features designs in the likeness R2-D2. But aside from the familiar blue, white and silver colors of the spunky astromech droid, this freehand artwork also includes mini paintings of a deep blue space sprinkled with twinkling star motifs.
#3 Lightsaber nails
This set of glittery nails features lightsabers of different colors set against a black galaxy base. Without having two many intricate details, these simple yet eye-catching nails are easy to replicate by anyone at home.
#4 Star Wars logo and lightsaber nails
This nail art features the iconic Star Wars logo on the thumbnail and a pair of blue and red lightsabers on the middle fingernail. Though this artwork is not packed with Star Wars motifs, both sides of the Force are well represented. The blue lightsaber embodies the Jedi Guardians who fight for the Light Side, while the red lightsaber symbolizes the Siths who are devoted to the Dark Side.
#5 Chewbacca nails
Inspired by Chewbacca, these minimalist nails are covered with brown flocking powder that resembles to the character’s thick and shaggy coat of hair. To make the Chewbacca inspiration more on point, the nail art recreates the Wookie’s signature bandolier using a strip of transparent tape painted with white nail polish.
#6 The Mandalorian nails
Can’t get enough of the Disney+ hit The Mandalorian? Then show off your love for the series with this set of nails featuring a smiling Baby Yoda and his guardian Din Djarin.
#7 Christmas-themed Baby Yoda nails
Planning of wearing a Mandalorian-themed outfit next holiday season? Then this Baby Yoda nail art will make your getup extra adorable. Featuring a hand-drawn image of Baby Yoda charmingly holding a candy cane, this nail art has a polka dot background that looks like falling snow.
#8 Come to the Dark Side nails
If you’re rooting for the Dark Side, then these handmade press-on nails are perfect for you. Featuring an amazing micro painting of Darth Vader and the Death Star, this nail art also shows the ominous phrase, “Come to the Dark Side.”
#9 Droids and Captain Phasma nails
This cool nail art honors the loyal and ever-reliable astromech droids BB-8, C-3PO, and R2-D2. But for aesthetic reasons, it also includes a Captain Phasma nail, whose chrome helmet matches perfectly with C-3PO’s metallic gold exterior and R2-D2’s silver dome head.
#10 BB-8 nail art
This set of sparkly dark blue nails gets a subtle touch of Star Wars through a hand-painted image of BB-8 featured on the ring fingernail. Amazingly, despite its small size, the BB-8 drawing is highly detailed, making it an undeniable mini masterpiece.
#11 Darth Vader galaxy nails
These elegant-looking nails feature a glittery polished black base that recreates the galaxy far, far away. Set against that sparkly space background is the nail art’s focal point: an image of Dark Vader’s iconic helmet neatly hand-painted on the ring fingernail.
#12 Droids and masked villains nails
Uncluttered and orderly, this artwork features images of R2-D2, C-3PO, Darth Vader, and a stormtrooper hand-painted on the ring and index fingernails. Sandwiching those nails are violet-colored nails dusted with white and gray star-like speckles.
#13 Detailed Star Wars nails
The level of detail in this freehand nail art is insane! From Darth Vader’s chest plate to R2-D2’s utility arms, vents, and power coupling, these nail designs are thorough to a fault. Also featured in the artwork are hand-painted images of a stormtrooper, blue and red lightsabers, and the franchise’s iconic title card.
#14 Star Wars rainbow galaxy nails
A low-key Star Wars nail art, this creation features rainbow-colored galaxy nails, including one with the franchise logo emblazoned on it.
#15 Star Wars sweater nails
This set of red and white nails will give your ugly Christmas sweater outfit a much-needed boost. Hand-painted in the style of a typical ugly Christmas sweater, this nail art features emblems of the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance as well as silhouettes of some of the most popular Star Wars starfighters.
#16 Black and white Star Wars nails
Perfect for minimalists, these simple yet striking Star Wars nails feature black silhouettes of C-3PO, R2-D2, Yoda, and Darth Vader set against a spotless white base.
#17 Christmas-themed Star Wars nails
Celebrate the holidays in style with these Christmas-themed Star Wars nails. A great addition to your overall Yuletide look, this nail art features hand-painted images of R2-D2 wearing a reindeer headband, Yoda in a Santa Claus outfit, Darth Vader holding a bag of Christmas goodies, and the Death Star as a Christmas ball ornament.
#18 C-3PO nails
Fan of the polite and fussy C-3PO? Then try getting these metallic gold nails on your next visit to the nail salon. Featuring C-3PO’s deadpan face and the iconic disc on its torso, this shiny nail art will surely attract eyeballs.
#19 Deconstructed BB-8 nails
To non-Star Wars fans, this nail art design may mean nothing. But those who have been devotedly following the franchise for a long time now know, at first glance, that these nails are inspired by the skittish astromech droid, BB-8. Though hand-painted in a deconstructed way, the nail art’s white, black, gray and orange colors easily give away that it’s inspired by Poe Dameron’s loyal companion.
#20 Star Wars face nails
The light and dark sides of the Force are equally represented in this set of freehand Star Wars nails. One of the hands features images of Darth Vader, Darth Maul, and a stormtrooper, while the other hand displays illustrations of Yoda, C-3PO, and R2-D2. Though light always triumphs over darkness, both sides, in this case, are winners, aesthetically-speaking.
#21 Star Wars logo and lightsabers nails
Complete your Jedi and Sith outfits with these mesmerizing nails featuring a sparkly galaxy base, a pair of hand-painted blue and red lightsabers, and the iconic Star Wars logo.
#22 Lucasfilm-approved Star Wars nails
Shared on the official Star Wars Facebook page, this set of nails is divided into two: the light and the dark sides of the Force. Representing the light side of the Force are hand-painted images of R2-D2, Chewbacca, the symbol of the Rebel Alliance, and a blue lightsaber. The dark side of the Force, meanwhile, is represented by illustrations of a stormtrooper, a Sith, a red lightsaber, and the emblem of the Galactic Empire.
#23 Star Wars: The Force Awakens glam nails
Inspired by the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, these nails are decked out with intricate hand-drawn images of BB-8, R2-D2, Darth Vader, and a stormtroooper. One of the nails is emblazoned with the franchise logo, while two of the nails features gold studs and beads for a glamorous effect.
#24 R2-D2 and R2-KT nails
Cuteness overload! These galaxy nails feature not only the popular R2-D2, but also its pink-plated, feminine counterpart, R2-KT. R2-D2 and R2-KT served together with the 501st Legion.
#25 R2-D2 glam nails
Make your Star Wars outfit extra dazzling with these neatly done R2-D2-inspired nails. The nail art’s combination of white, blue, and silver polishes simply looks stunning and will effortlessly match any glittery outfit in your wardrobe.