How to How to Make a Watermelon Nail Design

by Rebecca Ramthun

Never Fear, Summer's Here! What says summer better than a fresh design and fresh watermelon?


  • Pink or Red Nail Polish
  • Light green polish
  • Dark green polish
  • Black polish
  • White polish
  • Nail art brush, dotter, or pen
  • Scotch tape
  • Striping tape
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Place tape at the very edge of your nail, running along the cuticle. It should be a little larger than your average French-tip

    Step 2

    Take your pink/red and paint the open nail

    Step 3

    Pull off the tape right away!

    Step 4

    Put your stripping tape along the edge of the pink, then take your light green and paint the open space

    Step 5

    Remove tape immediately!

    Step 6

    Add white very carefully along the empty space between pink and green. It doesn't matter if it's messy, you can fix that.

    Step 7

    Add color to either side to make the line more natural

    Step 8

    Step 9

    Add tiny black teardrops to the pink

    Step 10

    And dark green lines from the white up on the light green

    Step 11

    Viola !

    Step 12

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    Step 14

    Hey, I'm no pro. I'm sure you're lots better. good luck!