20 Back-to-School Nail Designs That Are All About School Spirit

Once you’ve got her backpack, textbooks and first day of school outfits all picked out, there’s just one thing left: back-to-school nails! Sure, it’s not on any back to school shopping lists, but these cute nail styles are perfect for the family that loves to go the extra mile with these sorts of things. We promise, it’ll be worth it just to reminisce when looking back at old first day of school pictures.

Whether you’re the mother of a student, a teacher, work at the school or simply just an enthusiastic mom, these easy back-to-school nail art ideas will give you the inspiration for a the most festive nails on campus. It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner or a nail art expert, these fun and colorful manicures are super easy to recreate. So grab your favorite fall nail colors and get to painting before the first day of school — because after all, you never get a second chance to make a good first impression.