You have already been thinking about your Halloween costume and makeup, but what about your nails? There are so many amazing nail designs at this time of year. You can create nails to match your costume or just a fun look to celebrate the occasion. To give you some inspiration, we have rounded up our favourite creative Halloween nails. There is something for everyone, from classic pumpkins and candy to scary skulls and spiders.
1. SPIDER HALLOWEEN NAILS
The first nail idea we have to share with you is this spider and web Halloween nail design. One nail is a light shade, the other has black glitter, the next one features a spider and the last one is translucent with a web design. You can’t see the thumb but you can use any color. Recreate the whole look or choose one design.
2. WITCH HALLOWEEN NAILS
Next, we have a magical witch design idea. The nails have been painted in a beautiful purple with two accent nails that feature a full moon and a flying witch. We love these nails as they are cute and perfect for Halloween. The purple used was China Glaze Crown For Whatever, you can check out the other products on the page featured below.
3. GLITTER PUMPKIN NAILS
Love glitter nails? Then this idea is for you! The nails feature orange glitter with pumpkin faces. This is an awesome Halloween design idea. You can recreate the look featured as there is a tutorial on the artist’s page featured below or consider using pumpkin faces on all nails too.
4. GORY HALLOWEEN NAILS
Our next Halloween nail idea is gory and gross in the best way! Each nail has a different design. There are broken nails, nails with brains, eyeballs and more. These would be amazing for a party. Take inspiration and try to create all the nails or just use one design. Go spooky or go home!
5. CUTE CAT NAILS
Looking for a cute nail idea for Halloween? Then this pick is for you. The nails are clear with black tips and there is an accent nail with a black cat design. Art like this will suit nails in any shape and in any length. You could even add some glitter to jazz up the design a little.
6. BLACK MATTE NAILS
Next, we have a skull and roses idea. The nails are matte black with three accent designs. One features gems, another has skull art and the last has black roses. These nails are perfect for the ladies who want a stylish and glam manicure but also want to join in with Halloween.
7. THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS NAILS
Fan of the Nightmare Before Christmas? Then these nails are for you! The nails have been inspired by the movie and feature the Pumpkin King himself Jack Skellington, stripes and Spiral Hill. These are must-have for any fan and you can find the tutorial on the artist’s page featured below.
8. PRETTY SPIDER NAILS
Our next nail idea is glam and perfect for Halloween. The nails feature red and black ombre, black glitter and a spider design. Recreate the whole look or just the ombre, as this style of ombre is not only great for Halloween, but trendy too. A design like this will suit all nail lengths and shapes.
9. BLOOD SPLATTER NAILS
The next nail idea we have to share is bloody great! This design features nails with splats of blood, matte black and black glitter polish. You can recreate the whole look or just try one of the designs. There are tutorials online to help you with the blood splats. They are pretty easy to achieve, but a bit messy.
10. QUIRKY FRANKENSTEIN NAILS
Love the Halloween classics like Frankenstein? Then these nails are for you. The nails feature Frankenstein green with two accent nails of Frankenstein himself and his bride. To get the green look, you will need OPI I’m Sooo Swamped. You can view the rest of the products used and the tutorial on the featured artist’s page.
11. GLITTER DRIP NAILS
Next, we have another idea that uses black and red ombre. These also have glitter drips. We love these nails because they are stylish and suited to Halloween. You can find tutorials online to achieve ombre and dripping designs. Also, try other color combinations if red and black is not your thing.
12. GLITTER AND SPIDERS
If you loved the spider nails from the beginning of the post, then you may like these too. The nails are similar but use a different glitter accent nail. These nails show that you can like a design and vary it slightly to suit your taste. You can find the products used on the page below.
13. HALLOWEEN PUMPKIN NAILS
Our next idea features cute Halloween pumpkins. You can recreate the whole look or try one pumpkin design. You can find the products used and a tutorial on how to recreate the look on the artist’s page featured below. A design like this will suit any nail length and shape.
14. JACK SKELLINGTON NAILS
We have another idea for the Nightmare Before Christmas fans. This one is just inspired by Jack Skellington. The look features the iconic black and white stripes with Jack Skellington’s face. This is an awesome idea that every movie fan will love.
15. CUTE PASTEL NAILS FOR HALLOWEEN
Looking for a unique Halloween nail idea? Then these nails are for you. The nails feature pastel colors with black pumpkin faces. Recreate the whole look or just use one pastel color. We love these because they are stylish, spooky and creative.
16. CUTE & ELEGANT NAILS
Next, we have a pretty and cute Halloween nail idea. The nails feature pink drips with a pumpkin, moon and stars. We love this design because it is magical and perfect for the occasion. A manicure like this will suit all ages, nail lengths and nail shapes.
17. GREEN GLITTER DRIP NAILS
Earlier in the post we featured ombre nails with drips, here is another way to create the design. The nails are matte black with green glitter drips. We love these nails because they remind us of witches and potions. You can recreate these or choose a different glitter color.
18. SIMPLE POLKA DOT HALLOWEEN NAILS
Love polka dots? Then this Halloween nail idea is for you. The nails feature black, white, and orange dots. These are super cute and stylish. The colors used are perfect for Halloween, but look trendy too. Create multi color dots like these or choose just one color. Polka dot nails are super easy to create using a doting tool. Give it a try!
19. HALLOWEEN INSPIRED CHEVRON NAILS
Chevron nails look so stylish. You can give your chevron designs a Halloween twist by using colors like featured. The artist has created orange ombre with a black chevron design. You can check out the tutorial and product used on the page below.
20. PATCH HALLOWEEN NAILS
Next, we have patch nails. The nails feature a patchwork design in different colors. We love this idea because it can be used to create different Halloween looks. You can create green patches for Frankenstein or use patches for a Sally inspired look from the Nightmare Before Christmas.
21. VAMPY HALLOWEEN NAILS
Our next Halloween nail idea is another ombre design. This one features dark red to lighter red ombre. There is also an accent nail with small black bats. You can buy stencils online to help you create the bats. If you don’t like red, you can use a different ombre color.
22. HALLOWEEN PUMPKIN NAILS
Looking for a glam and sparkling Halloween nail idea? Then these are for you. One nail is black, another has a pumpkin face, the next one has glitter and stars and the last one has orange and black stripes. This is a super cute look that will suit anyone.
23. CANDY CORN NAILS
Last on our list are these simple candy corn nails. This is a popular candy, especially around Halloween, so it is no surprise it has inspired nail art. These nails feature the candy corn stripes. It is a fun look perfect for any Halloween celebration. It will suit all nail lengths and shapes.
We hope you have found the perfect Halloween nails! We know we did.