11 Hottest Fall Nail Trends to Try Before it’s too Late

Fall is here. Make sure your nails standout as much as your outfit, and try something new.

Autumn has arrived and that means it is time to revamp your whole look. Throw out the sundresses and tank tops and bring in the boots and fuzzy sweaters. We are looking for Fall color palettes, plaids, and oh so many pumpkins.

But welcoming the new season isn’t just about your outfit, it’s also about your nails. Cute nails can bring a look together and give you extra flare on a daily basis. These are the Fall nail trends that are in right now, and will have your fingertips looking ready for the season.


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With school back in session, get the full back to school look. These nails are preppy and you can do them in any color you want.

Black Tips

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Don’t do a basic french manicure when you can take it a step higher. Black adds a spooky hint for Halloween without getting too extreme.

Ombre Sparkle

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Black and orange are the perfect color combo for October, but don’t stop at choosing one color. This sparkled ombre adds texture and flare that will make you stand out.


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Matte nails are great in a Fall color palette. They can take even the most vibrant colors and make them appear subdued.

Heart Tips

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Get creative with your tips. These heart tips are a great way to add a little spice to your nails without going overboard. These heart tips can be done in the classic white, or any shade of your choosing.


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Wavy nails are in. A brown or neutral color palette make these perfect for Autumn, but don’t let color choice stop you. These are an easy way to create fun nail patterns.

Mix and Match

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There are so many amazing Fall colors. Why choose only one? Combine reds and oranges for vibrant nails that will help you stand out.

Spooky  Time

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Get spooky with some Halloween nail art. You can use pumpkins, ghosts, spiders and more. October is the one time a year to bring out your scariest nails.


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While thinking about spooky, bring out the claws. Get acrylics (or press ons) with long points perfect for tapping ominously on the mantle of your fire place while discussing what to do with the body of your ex-lover.

Multicolored French

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Gold hints accentuate your nails by giving them an over the top flare. The dripping of gold will make your nails standout, without being too intense.

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