Get Inspired: Eight Pretty Spring Nail Art Ideas To Try Right Now

Each new season brings with it a world of new manicure possibilities. During the summertime, bright greens and blues practically become a neutral. In the fall, foliage provides inspiration for nail art enthusiasts, while in the winter, it's all about the glitter. But spring, with the arrival of pastel polishes and the ubiquitous feeling of excitement for warm weather and floral-printed everything, is the best manicure season of them all.

You can't go wrong with a plain old mint green mani, but adding a flower or two is more festive, no? As long as you have the right tools, seemingly intricate nail art designs are a breeze. Check out eight spring nail art ideas from some of our favorite bloggers below, and then click through to their blogs for step-by step-instructions. Happy painting!

Here's everything you'll need to tackle these projects (except for the polish, of course: Stripe Rite paint (to create precise designs), tape, a thin brush, a dotter and a sponge (to create watercolors, texture and gradients).