8 Autumn Nail Trends We’re Loving Right Now

Glass Nails

Megan Decker, beauty writer for R29, recently went to New York's Vanity Projects studio to try the "glass" manicure, which is about to become popular. It is thought that the metal patchwork pattern came from Korea.

Gold Drip Tips

One of the trends that nail artist Alexandra Teleki gets asked to do a lot is gold tips that drip. Alexandra says, "It's because it's simple and unique." She thinks that a touch of gold on top of a modern.

'90s Grunge Nails

The shiny brown lids and dark brown lip liner (like MAC's Chestnut and Spice) that were popular in the 1990s are what this trend is based on.For fall and winter 2022, I love dark chocolate and camel-colored browns.

Molten Metal Nails

Award-winning nail tech and artist Metta Francis says chrome is back in all its glory. This means we can expect to see a lot of molten metal looks, like these nails that Ami made.

Italian Tips

You've heard of the Italian manicure: leaving a teeny-tiny gap between each side of the nail and the polish to give the illusion of longer nail beds. Now, let us introduce you to the Italian tip.

Metallic Azure

"Statement blue shades look super chic and are bang on trend this season," she says. Some people think pastels are too summery, though. "Instead, choose a metallic polish worn with a square-shape tip for an even bolder look, which gives a nod to the '90s trend revival."

Coffee Cup Nails

So, if you want to look great every day, Metta says that coffee shades like creamy oat milk latte and rich espresso will be a big hit. We adore these rainbow nails that were posted on Instagram by nail artist @anouknailedit.

Aura Nails

Wear your aura on your nails to show off your positive energy. Set by @1.800.nailme on Instagram uses moody fall colors like khaki, dark blue, and burnt orange, which all three nail artists believe will outperform pastels.