If you’re looking for something different the next time you get your nails done, consider coffin nails. They are the nail shape that is inspired by a coffin. You might think that’s morbid, but with its emerging popularity, you might want to get in on this trend as soon as possible.
Because they resemble ballet shoes when worn, these nails have also been dubbed “ballerina” nails. You might think this is a new trend, but coffin nails were extremely popular in the 1990s and have only recently resurfaced. If you want these nails, you are going to have to grow them really long. Stubby little coffins are not permitted. There are many ways in which you can create these nails and we have a ton of options for you. Check out our comprehensive guide to shaping coffin nails as well as these 33 inspiring ideas to try this year.