Us avid readers try every way to show our appreciation for our love for books.
Books are important to us, and we therefore try every way to display our love of reading. Some readers have went as far as to wear their love of books-on their own nails! Here are some nail art designs inspired by some of the best books around!
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Nails by Celine Does Nails.
Since the movie is coming out Friday, its only right that we start with some nail art inspired by The Fault in Our Stars by John Greene. A book about modern love through the struggles of teenage cancer is inspiring for any reader, and its bright colors are sure to be appreciated by any nail art lover.
1984 by George Orwell
Nails by Chalkboard Nails.
If you’re feeling a bit more classic, 1984 by George Orwell is a great choice for that intellectual beauty look. The books deep underlying messages about governmental structure and society will really allow people to appreciate your reading abilities. Who said that you can’t have both brains AND beauty?
Invisible Monsters by Chuck Palahnuik
Nails by Chalkboard Nails.
If you’re feeling a bit more artistic and enjoy a more comic style graphic look to your nail art, Invisible Monsters by NAME is a great way to show off your artsy skill. It’s simple colors, mixed with Graffiti –like styles allow it an easy an easy representation of one’s love for books.
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
Nails by Work Play Polish.
If you’re feeling a bit of childhood nostalgia mixed with your artsy desire, nail art inspired by Where the Wild Things Are is a great way to connect to your friends and past time. The familiar, much loved art will be recognized by anyone, and the darker colors can match with anything!
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Nails by Break Rules Not Nails.
If you’re looking for a more generically popular book, Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins is a great inspiration for nail art. With a much more generic color, this design can be worn in a more blended way, being much less noticeable than many of the other nail arts mentioned above. With simple colors, this design is a quick an easy way to show your literature love.
Game of Thrones by J. R. R. Martin
Left: Peace Love Lacquer // Right: Break Rules Not Nails
From more basic styles, to completely decked out designs, Game of Thrones has hundreds of ways of being represented in nail art. No matter what family you are rooting for to win, there is nail art for any type of fan.
Book Expo America Nail Art by Kate Tilton
We just got back from a fantastic Book Expo America and we were so excited to run in Kate Tilton. We love her book-inspired nails. We love Kate because she’s a passionate author assistant. Read more about her on her blog.