The Wildest Nail Trend Coming Your Way Is Crocodile Print

Maybe it's time for your next manicure.


Over the past few years, there have been a number of wild nail trends like insect-in-nails and wild-cow-nails. However, a new trend has just sprung up on social media. In keeping with animal print fashion trends on shoes and handbags, the crocodile print was inspired by real crocodile scales. And you can now accessories with your nails. 

Crocodile print nails have been spotted on social media in a variety of different colours, including neon and monochrome. Celebrities are also a fan of the nails trend, popular nail artist Kim Truong designed a set of glossy, textured croc print nails for Selling Sunset cast member Christine Quinn and they matched perfectly with her handbag.


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Check out our easy step-by-step guide if you're interested in trying the trend:

1. Let the clear base coat dry before adding your base colour then allow it to fully dry.

2.  In the next step, take a toothpick and a primary colour and using a toothpick to carve out the croc shape, apply a generous layer with a brush.

3. Apply a glossy top coat for extra shine.

Would you be brave enough to try out the new trend? Share your nails with us on Instagram if you are!


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