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06/23/2014 12:11 pm ET Updated Sep 15, 2015

Cool Twists On A Classic French Manicure

French manicures are a classic when it comes to simple glamour. They've stood the test of time and are a staple for weddings, formals or the office.

But on this #ManicureMonday we found some Instagram pictures that transform the minimalist manicure into a creative canvas for nail art.

So, if you're over the harsh white line and opaque polish look, here are nine different ways you can dress up your next French manicure.

Add some adornments to glam up the simple look.

Color block!

A photo posted by Cloé ✌🏻 (@littleticlo) on



Fulfill your technicolor dreams with multi-colored tips.



Give your knuckle rings a partner in crime with some sparkling accents.



Allow the classic French mani to flourish with nature.



Take a gothic turn with black tips.


Take your lines in a different direction.

A photo posted by Marina Trenin (@marinatrenin) on


Or, just add another line.

Add other patterns and designs.

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