Easy Nail Designs To Do At Home Creating simple nail designs is fun, but it can be a lot of work maintaining the beauty of your nails. Sometimes it’s easier to paint your nails right out of the bottle and keep it going. Fortunately, simplicity meets creativity with this nail design. Creating simple nail designs on the thumb or ring finger only is gaining popularity. It allows you to add a bit of interest to your nails. One of the easiest things to do is draw some random lines on top of your nail polish. For a base color, choose red like in the photo or whatever your preference. Simple nail designs that use black and white lines look best on red, blue, black and pale backgrounds. You can also choose different colours to draw your lines with, but black and white ar popular. Just make sure to use a nail art brush so that your strokes are nice and thin. If you do non have a nail art brush, you can use regular nail polish, but be careful that your lines are not too thick.