Sharp, long and skinny--stiletto nails have the power to make a drop-dead beauty statement! While there are a million different nail shapes to choose from, stiletto nails have been trending ever since celebrities like Rihanna, Kylie Jenner, Nicki Minaj and Beyoncé were caught flaunting these edgy, risky yet chic nails with aplomb.

While stiletto nails are not as easy to maintain as the regular round and square nails, they definitely look more stylish than any other shape. For all those who love taking their nail game a notch higher, should experiment with this nail shape. It’ll not just make you stand out but also leave you with more unique manicure ideas to try on your stiletto nails. We’ve got you covered with some uber chic nail art ideas for your next mani session...

Marvelous marble
 

Marvelous marble

Marble manicure on stiletto nails is the coolest combination you could opt for this season. Add to it a hint of pastel and look summer-ready with panache! We suggest you use the Lakmé Absolute Gel Stylist Nail Polish - Pink Peony to recreate similar nails.

Gold and glamorous
 

Gold and glamorous

Perfect for your upcoming summer weddings! This concoction of nude, gold and glitter is absolutely drool-worthy. These gorgeous nails are sure to complement your colourful lehengas to the T.

Get the look: Lakmé Absolute Gel Stylist Nail Polish - Ivory Dust, Lakmé Color Crush Nail Art - G1, Lakmé Color Crush Nail Art - G2

Oh-so-goth
 

Oh-so-goth

Stiletto nails painted in black will give you all the gothic vibes. If you love sporting dark hues, then you must definitely try this shaded manicure on your long and sharp nails. You can use the Lakmé 9 to 5 Primer + Matte Nail Color - Charcoal and top it with the Lakmé Absolute Gel Stylist Nail Polish - Top Coat for a perfect finishing.

Solid shades
 

Solid shades

There’s nothing like a sweet pastel manicure to complement summer season. If you want to keep it simple yet striking, then go for a lilac or a bright yellow shade on your stiletto nails. The best part about sporting lighter hues is that they can match well with your easy-breezy summer dresses.

Get the look: Lakmé True Wear Color Crush - 54

Bedazzled
 

Bedazzled

Taking cues from rap queen Nicki Minaj, go all out and sport chunky jewels to dress up your stiletto nails. For all those who love flaunting bold manicure, this OTT nail art is just for you.

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