35+ Best Tapered Nail Design Ideas For Your Next Manicure

We love gorgeous tapered square nails for a chic and stylish way to change up your nail game. This unique nail shape is gaining popularity among fashionistas, celebs, and salons! As the name suggests, tapered square nails are flat at the top and have a slight tapering of the sides as you approach the top.

Tapered Square Nails Vs Square Nails

Tapered square nails are different from square nails because of this slight tapering of the sides.

Tapered Square Nails Vs Coffin Nails

Tapered square nails are also different to the popular coffin nails, which are even much more tapered to give a coffin-like shape.

What we love about tapered square nails is that they can be adapted to suit any outfit or occasion. Whether you’re looking for a sophisticated and polished look for work or a sparkly design for a night out, there’s a tapered square nail design to suit your needs! We have collected 35 of our favorite tapered square nail ideas. So get inspired by these gorgeous designs and start experimenting with this trendy fun shape!

1) Long tapered square nails with blue ombre french tips

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2) Medium tapered square nails with green and white french tips

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3) Long tapered square nails with pink french tip designs and nail art

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4) Cute medium tapered square nails with nail art designs

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5) Tapered square french nails with animal print details

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6) French tip tapered square nails with butterflies

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7) Short tapered square nails with nail art

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8) Medium taper square nails with leopard print

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9) Pink tapered square nails with moons and stars

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10) Pink and silver medium tapered square nails

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11) Short tapered square nails

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12) Purple and gray tapered square nails

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13) Tapered square nails with wave designs

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14) Classic medium tapered square nails

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15) Mixed-color tapered square nails

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16) Pink and blue medium tapered square nails

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17) Nude tapered square nails

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18) White french tapered square nails

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19) Green glitter french tapered square nails

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20) Cute medium tapered square nails with hearts and sparkle details

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21) Christmas nails tapered square

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22) White nails tapered square

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23) Silver nails tapered square

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24) Gorgeous pink sparkle medium tapered square nails

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25) Brown ombre tapered square nails

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26) Long tapered square nails with floral details

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27) Neutral tapered square nails

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28) Hot pink tapered square nails with swirl details

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29) Cute tapered square nails with flower crystals

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30) Hot pink tapered square nails with smiley faces

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31) Baby blue short tapered square nails

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32) Peach color medium tapered square nails

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33) Light green short tapered square nails with nail art

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34) Long tapered square nails in powder pink

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35) Long tapered square nails with white marble details

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