As promised, we’re giving you more nail inspiration. Tortoise shell nails are a timeless trend that’s gained some steam in the last few months. Here’s some inspiration for this trendy but classy look.

This look from @joelyoceannails is so classy. We’d wear it with no hesitation.

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We love how @amyle.nails added gold foil to this look.

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There is so much going on in this look from @joelyoceannails. There’s the tortoise print, the neutral colors and minimalist drawings. And we love it all!

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This looks expensive, honey. We love this look from @joelyoceannails. She used tortoise shell print and gold foil on her tips while keeping her base color neutral.

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This is a pairing we didn’t see coming. Lime green and tortoise shell nails? Yes please!

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This green and tortoise shell combo works too. We love this look from @amyle.nails.

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Another pairing we didn’t see coming–this electric blue and tortoise-shell nails. But you know what? It works. We love this look from @joelyoceannails.

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Which idea for tortoise shell nails was your favorite? Let us know in the comments.