For many years, nail polish has been making waves for women. Choosing a color also depends on the occasion, mood or simply the style. Burgundy, for instance, is a crowd favorite because it can be worn on different occasions without getting boring. The red color may be a bit overused making burgundy remain fresh, classic and glamorous.
Burgundy nails may either be stand alone or be painted on with some nail art. Some like it with glitters, while some prefer a bit of contrasting colors to be unique. There are tons of designs you can go with and it will only depend on the occasion. Burgundy is a sweet and sophisticated color which has been in style for centuries. You will never go wrong in choosing it because it also looks amazing on all skin colors.
If you are feeling sassy or creative, check out these amazing burgundy nail designs that you may use on that upcoming wedding, business meeting or tea party.
Being creative works wonders with the burgundy shade. And painting on a pretty butterfly on one nail makes it look unique. To catch the attention of most people, add some crystals to accentuate the wings of the butterfly. This works best on long nails with gel type manicure.
2. Matte n’ Gloss
Can’t decide if you wear a matte or glossy burgundy shade? Not to worry! You can actually wear both! Start of with a burgundy matte finish on the base of the nail and some glossy type nearing the tip of your nail. Wear these nails on almost any occasion because it still embodies a classic look.
3. Unexpected Sparkle
What do you do with really long nails? You paint on them with your favorite nail color. And burgundy is one of the top choices of women of all ages nowadays. To add some spice, paint some multi-colored glitters on one or two nails of each hand. Doing this will highlight your hand and hog the spotlight a bit!
4. Frosty Matte
Frosted nails always look good on weddings, business ventures or formal parties. How much more if these are burgundy frosted nails right? Long or short nails, this shade will definitely rock your day.
5. Silver Touch
Be a bit creative and put some silver coat on one half of each burgundy nail. Go ahead and do the rest of the nails for symmetrical purposes. Some may think its too much, but actually, its the way you want to be unique!
6. Long and Proud
Long oval nails look great with the classic burgundy glossy shade. More sexy if your fingers are thin! These nails are best accessorized with gold rings with some pearls.
7. Silver Essence
Dark, glossy burgundy shades also work well with some silver touch. This can be worn at special occasions and light-colored jackets and trench coats.
8. White Touch
If you have got the darker shade of burgundy, add a light touch by painting one or two nails white with some abstract art. This is perfect for special occasions.
9. Matte and Beige
If you feel matte is too ordinary (which isn’t most of the time), play along with some dark burgundy shade plus some beige highlights. Its something new, but works all the time.
10. Short and Shimmery
What makes burgundy special is that even on short nails, the color still rocks! So why not add some sparkles to accentuate each nail? This looks great on fair-skinned women who want to be fashionable everyday.
11. Accessorize It
Are you tired of simple designs? Why not glam it up with some gems and crystals for a more rich look. But be sure not to overdo it or it will easily fall apart. This style best goes with plain tops and worn on very special occasions.
12. Tribal Madness
Having some tribal prints makes a bold and unique look mixed with burgundy matte. If you happen to love pointed nails, adorn your hands with some gold rings. This design is best worn with sleek, dark dresses or fur coats.
13. Square it Up
Cutting across your nails makes a classic look with this glittery burgundy shade. It is subtle in a way and does not scream at anyone looking at them. Girls with a light-skin tone look amazing with this shade and can be worn everyday.
14. Jewel Mania
Putting some jewel love over the burgundy matte finish levels it up into a sophisticated design. If you are brave enough to wear it, go ahead, make a name for yourself!
15. Matte n’ Black
Black may easily be associated with a gloomy character, but if paired with burgundy, it only looks amazing. Paint your nails with a burgundy matte color and some black hints for some creative stint.
16. Glittery Ovals
Oval shaped nails are wonderful with a burgundy shade. This also looks good with any skin color and with some glitters on one to two nails, you will definitely rock the night!
17. Gold Madness
Do you love a shiny shade? Or the one that sparkles? Well, if you can’t make up your mind, why not have both! This looks amazing with any outfit, anywhere, anytime.
18. A Long Tale
Do you love it long and tall? Well, a burgundy matte shade looks great with a black or any dark top/dress. Feel confident and try this shade today!
19. Shiny and Mighty
Dark burgundy shades may seem intimidating but when it’s the cold season, these look great with knitted clothes. Warm it up with this shade and look invigoratingly gorgeous.
20. Coat it Gold
If you love gold and anything that shimmers, add it on to your glossy burgundy nails. These look lovely with tiny black dresses or a light-colored clutch.
21. Keep It Classy
Not all can sport long nails easily, so if you can, paint on some classic matte burgundy shade. This looks amazing with any skin color and can be accessorized with jewelry.
22. Sequin Love
Tiny sequins are cute and pretty. So why not add it on your nails together with some burgundy love?
23. Burgundy Tips
If you feel that frosted burgundy is too much, why not just paint it on the tips of your off-white base? Different, but worth a try!
24. Long and Sleek
Really long nails may be hard to wear but if you can, try adding some full gold glitters on one nail.
25. Purple Hues
For a more adventurous touch, try adding some purple hues on one nail, then alternate with matte and gloss finish. Not all can pull it off, but maybe you can!
26. Gold Tabs
Cut your nails short and splash some burgundy matte polish on them. Highlight your nails with some gold tabs which looks great on almost all outfits.
27. Nearly Red
Can’t get enough of the red color? Try this soft burgundy shade and adorn the base with some tiny jewels. Try this design when you are attending a wedding or any formal event.
28. White Glitters
Gel polish is trending and adding a silver sparkle on one nail among the burgundy shade is even better.
29. Flower Power
Who does not love flowers? Paint simple floral designs on one nail and keep the rest of the burgundy shade simple.
30. White and Gold
Burgundy nail polish, together with some white and gold touches, looks elegant and perfect for any special occasion.
If you can’t get enough of sparkling jewels, try to put it on your burgundy polish. It also illuminates the pretty shade, so better wear it on your next date!
32. Short and Sassy
Short nails may also look glamorous with some burgundy gel polish. Top it off with full silver glitters and you will be one fashionable girl out there.
33. Lovely Rose
Matte polish will always remain classic and if you put some rose embellishments, it will look dainty.
Long, thin nails resemble that of a pretty flamingo. Add some crystals and you wouldn’t need to go the extra mile in beautifying yourself for that upcoming party.
35. Jelly Beads
Gel nail polish is very nice on long nails which are cut across. Add on some beads for a beautiful touch.
36. Cute Bows
Wear those matte nails to that upcoming prom party. To make things cute, stick on a silver bow onto one nail.
37. Elegant Shimmers
If you are the type who grows long and thin nails, consider yourself lucky because shimmering burgundy polish will always look good on you! This may be worn with light colored sweaters or dresses.
38. Shiny Squares
Square nails are great to put some unique designs on. Add some glitters on the base for an added kick!
39. Nice and Clean
Most girls love a clean finish even if there are a lot of decorations on the nails. It’s okay to have embellishments of different kinds, just make sure to finish them clean.
40. Close to Purple
Getting close to a purple shade also looks great with any type of dress or sweater. You can wear this shade anytime, anywhere.
41. Short and Dainty
Having nails that changes hues from base to tip looks great with some glitters. These are best worn on disco nights or special events with the group!
42. Mosaic Overload
Love to do some mosaics? Check out this style and apply it onto your nails. Keep the glossy burgundy shades on most nails and have one or two mosaic designs.
43. Matte n’ Gloss Combo
Having one style on your nails might be too dull, so why not try a combination of matte and glossy polish? Add some glitters for some disco look!
44. Unity in Diversity
Let the burgundy shade unify the different designs on your nails. One nail may have glitters, matte, glossy or gel polish but one thing remains the same – the pretty burgundy color.
45. Dark Goodness
Not all dark colors pertain to a gloomy atmosphere. Dark burgundy looks elegant on a white dress or any light-colored handbag.
Get those matte nails some abstract design by painting white lines or adding some black sequins. It will only make your hand look bold and ravishing.
47. Pretty Cherries
Dab some gel polish with this shade on your nails and they look like yummy cherries. This shade looks awesome in fair-skinned ladies or on light colored outfits.
48. Sugar n’ Spice
Spice up your nails with some gold glitters and that yummy, jelly burgundy color.
49. Nice and Creamy
If you have fair skin, this creamy burgundy shade is perfect for you. Try wearing a fur coat and these nails will be the bomb!
50. Ferris Wheel
Do some nail art and paint a tiny Ferris Wheel on one nail. Keep the glossy burgundy shades simple on the side.
51. Sparkling Crystals
If you want it symmetrical, put some tiny crystals to line the sides of your nails. This looks amazing with a frosted burgundy shade.
52. Long and Straight
If you want to look good on that upcoming wedding, grow your nails long and cut straight across. Add some burgundy shade and adorn it with some silver ornaments.
53. Embellish It
Long matte nails of the burgundy color always looks lovely with some gold decorations. So wear it on very special occasions over light-colored tops and handbags to make these nails stand out.
54. Sequin It
Sequins may look too much if these crowd on your nails. But if strategically placed on a certain side, this design may make you look sophisticated.
55. Gel Wonder
Gel polish is one of the most popular type of manicure today. What more if it is the burgundy shade? Add some beige and gold to highlight one nail of each hand for some creativity.
56. It Glitters
Gel polish plus glitters can make any girl’s day. Burgundy always works well with gold glitters and perfect for the prom or any party in town!
57. Make Waves
Bored of plain designs? Try to have a matte base of burgundy and then some glossy waves painted on each nail. This looks great on smart casual or formal outfits.
58. Lace and Beads
Matte + beads + lace equals heaven for any girl. So why not try it on your nails today?
59. Matte n’ Rose
Matte polish remains a classic hit for all occasions. But if you want to look epic, try to paint some black roses and add on some beads to accentuate.
60. Bloody Glow
Almost looking like bloody red, this shade of burgundy will always look awesome with some sparkles.
61. On Point
Long and pointy nails are good to have if you sport a pretty polish like burgundy. Adding white and silver glitters will always have a classy look.
62. Short and Sweet
Add some gold touches on your short, burgundy painted nails. These look good on white or off-white purses and light colored clothing.
63. A Burgundy Delight
Wear these nails on that upcoming prom and be the talk of the town!
64. Lippy Gorgeous
These rich-looking burgundy nails are to die for! Wear them with any casual outfit or even on a formal dinner date to impress your man!
65. Posh It Up
This shade of burgundy has a posh style that can be worn every single day. So go ahead and strut it!
66. Let It Shine
Dark, glossy burgundy looks amazing on light-skinned women. Adorn it with some jewelry to spice it up a little.
67. White Flower
Have your oval-shaped nail tips painted on with some glossy burgundy shade. Top it off with a white flower that resembles of a sandy texture. Perfect for a beach or Hawaiian party.
68. Gold Dust
Dust off some gold sparkles on your burgundy nails. This gives them some kick to start the day!
If you are the sweet type, paint some glittery ribbons on those pretty nails.
70. Light Pointy
Get some light burgundy touch on your pointy nails and wear it over a white knitted sweater. This design warms up the cold weather a bit.
71. Persian Touch
Be creative and paint glossy and matte burgundy shades on your nails. Put some gold highlights to give it a classy aura.
72. Tiny Hearts
Spread the love and paint some glittery hearts on your pretty nails today!
73. Off White and Gold
This is a pretty combination and perfect for all occasions. Dab some glitters on the outlines of the nails for some sparkling effect.
74. A Pretty Combo
Paint those square edges with glossy, matte and glittery burgundy shade. These may be flaunted on beige or white handbags.
75. Sparkling Abyss
If you have grown your nails so long and pointy, don’t be afraid to strut it with that beautiful burgundy matte polish. Add some tiny gems on each nail to brighten up your day.
76. Gold Tip
If there’s the French tip, we can also have the golden tip for a hint of class.
77. Mardi Gras
Make your nails pretty by painting on some golden swirls that resemble that of the Mardi Gras.
78. Royal Matte
Look royal by putting on some pretty matte burgundy shade. Adorn your fingers with golden rings.
79. Tulip Tops
Who said tulips may only be found on the field?
80. Let It Sparkle
You can never go wrong with glitter, so go ahead and let it sparkle!
Marble nails look great with dark handbags or white fur coats.
82. Keep It Classy
Wear white or light colored tops for this shade of burgundy and hog the spotlight.
83. Short and Shimmering
Short nails does not mean boring with this nail color. Add a bit of shimmer and you are set for the party!
84. Neat Finish
Get a sleek finish with this shade. This works well with light-skinned ladies with any casual outfit.
85. Jelly Drop
Gel polish always looks amazing on all nail shapes- even on square edges over white tops.
86. Gold Sharpies
Gold and burgundy look great with fur coats. Wear these nails to make you stand out of the crowd.
87. Pink and Glitters
Pink and burgundy looks fashionable with glitters. Wear this design for the prom or any upcoming party.
88. Glass It Up
Do you love nails looking like glass? Paint your nails like this and amuse your date. This is best worn on special occasions.
89. White Pearly Beads
If you already have frosted burgundy shade, leave one nail for some white beads. Odd, but it looks beautiful for any occasion.
90. Burgundy Shimmers
Do you like it clean and sleek? This design is amazing on dark or light colored dresses.
91. Marble and Gold Dust
Get that marble and glitter fix on your nails too! These look great on a light-colored handbag or purse.
92. Flower Power
Flowers brighten up anyone’s day, so add some white flowers on your matte burgundy nails for a lovely twist.
93. Diamond Jellies
Put some diamond embellishments beneath that gel polish and you get a pretty nail fix.
94. Sparkling Diva
Love some sparkling nails? Try this design on your nails and wear it with a nice white coat.
95. Jewel Goodness
Jewels may be too much, but if you lightly accent your burgundy nails with these, you will definitely rock on that upcoming party!
96. Orchids on Matte
Paint some orchids on them nails and add some tiny jewels to make them unique. This design is perfect for formal or casual occasions.
Mix and match the burgundy shade with some black and white nail art.
98. Gems and Shapes
Just like spray paint, you can do this on your nails too. Add some crystals to spice it up a bit.
99. Sweet Silver
Silver sparkles and the burgundy color always look good together. Wear them on a dark outfit for contrast.
100. Sparkling Gift
Wear this design as if it were a gift. These lovely glitters never fail to make anyone smile!
101. Glossy Surprise
Let your nails do the talking with this glossy shade.
Let your nails enjoy some pretty bead work on top of these gorgeous dark burgundy shade.
103. All Points Taken
They say not all can pull off very pointy nails, but if you are confident enough, put a variety of colors and sparkles with your burgundy base.
104. Shimmery Edges
Gold shimmers will always make you stand out in the dance floor. Try it out together with your favorite burgundy shade.
105. Gold Dust on Matte
Can’t get enough of gold? Dust on some of it on your burgundy nails and you can alternate with your matte polish.
106. Leafy Matrix
Paint a leaf on your nail and cover it with some glossy polish. This looks very pretty on light or dark colored tops.
107. Gold Bands
Seal those matte nails with some gold bands. This is a very simple design yet it hogs the spotlight anywhere you go.
108. Nice Crystals
Make your nails sparkle with these crystals! Perfect for date night or a trip with the girls.
109. Jelly Belly
Paint those sleek and clean burgundy shade and just a small bit of sparkle on one nail. Simple yet it rocks big time.
110. Elegant Jellies
These dark jellies look great with some nail art so use those creative juices for some awesome inspiration.
111. Shining Shimmering
Let your nails sparkle with some frost and glitters. These are definitely perfect for that upcoming prom night!
112. Fine Edges
Be edgy and make a statement with these burgundy shade today. It works most on any skin color and light to dark colored outfits.