Pumpkins, leaves, woodland creatures and all things cozy coming right up! Fall is almost here and it’s time to celebrate your love for the season in every way imaginable—one of the more eye-catching ways (aside from wearing all the fabulous sweaters of course!) is to sport a fall-themed manicure!
Autumn is all about resetting. Crops are replenished and harvested, leaves turn warm glorious hues of yellows, oranges, browns and reds, and the temperature drops to allow for all sorts of outdoor festival activities. Why not treat yourself and reset your fingertips with a fall theme?
Picture it: You’ve just sat down at your favorite coffee shop with your hands wrapped around the perfect warm beverage. Your fresh set of nails is on display for the entire shop to see. A fellow fall lover comes up to you and says, “Oh my gosh, I love your nails!” Life. Isa. Good.
We have examples of everything autumn from short to long, minimalist to extravagant, and even stickers and stamps! Whether you want to try a few of these designs at home, or run straight to your favorite manicurist, we have the best collection of fall nail design ideas for 2022!
Cute Short Fall Nail Designs
Do you need a more practical, yet still gorgeous manicure? Browse these designs to find your favorite!
Do you love pumpkin spice and wish it was sold year-round? Manifest your fall dreams with this manicure by @nail.kandy!
Green and Orange Beauties
This cute set from @hermitwerds brings us that much closer to being a Disney princess with all those animals!
This combination of matte and super detailed nails by @kmnailstudio_ is sure to make anyone long for fall.
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Tiptoe on the softer side of fall trends with this adorable argyle design from @fxncyphalanges.
Your fingertips are sure to grab anyone’s attention with this stunning but subtle set by @nailart.bycaroline.
Pop of Pumpkin
We just can’t resist these fun pumpkins peeking over the edge of this manicure by @nailgarden.harrogate!
Show off your wild side with this set of trendy nails by @kmnailstudio_.
Add a pop of bright color to your fall set with these nails by @nailsby_daniellee.
This fresh set by @trendz.studio is stunning with a pop of white and glitter alongside complimentary blue and orange.
We love these bold leaves and glitter on a matte base by @iamdeliasnails!
Polka Dot Pumpkins
Polka dots AND pumpkins? Yes, please! This design from @polished_yogi is the perfect pairing!
If there’s a combo that gives better fall vibes than polka dots and pumpkins, we think this plaid and pumpkin set by @carlebnails might just be it!
Cute Long Fall Nail Designs
Go the extra mile with these autumnal sets!
These acorn-inspired nails from @b_dazzledbeauty are the perfect match of elegance and fun!
Matte coffin with sunflower embellishments give this set a fresh take on fall nails from @_nailsbyjocylen.
Brown and White Beauties
An acorn and a set of bright leaves by @anka_maluje make this shiny oval manicure all the more exciting!
Neutral with Fun Tips
@gemmas_beauty_room mixes minimalism and length with this lovely green and tortoise combo!
Red and Gold
Set the fall mood with this beautiful maroon and gold set by @_dripzzzzbysbaby.
Long Dark and Gorgeous
Is tall dark and handsome your type? Then this long dark and gorgeous set by @nailedbymele is for you!
Minimalist Fall Nail Designs
Going for a fall-themed mani without all the extras? These minimalist sets are perfect!
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Show off your love of pumpkins and all things beautifully understated with this set from @lindseysbeautylounge1.
This neutral color and coffin-shaped set by @trendz.studio is the perfect minimalist mani for fall!
Go a little on the extra side of minimalism with this ever-darkening set of matte nails by @parisnailbarfrisco.
These glittered tips from @himenail are sure to go with all of your cozy fall sweaters!
This dipped manicure from @nailsbytempenny is oh so chic!
White and Gold
The classic French tip gets a makeover with this lovely set from @kmnailstudio_.
This subdued set by @nailsbytempenny has just the right amount of fall inspiration.
This maroon French manicure by @parisnailbarfrisco is the perfect subtlety of fall color.
Neutral meets bold with these lovely fall leaves by @nailsbyjj.
Extravagant Autumn Manicures
Show the world you’re extra in all the right ways with these fall nails!
The Cutest Scarecrow
Wow the crowd with this anything but basic set by @nailsbykari625!
This impressive autumnal design is provided by @himenail. BRB, rushing out to get this set now!
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Feel just like a princess and show off these royal hues with this set by @nailartmuse.
This design by @indulgenailstudio includes stiletto and coffin shapes as well as matte gel, and is sure to be the best conversation starter!
Mix gold leaf with golden leaves for the ultimate fall combo! This design is from @ykc2712 and we can’t get enough!
Pretty in Pink
Do you love fall but are more into pastels than deep hues? This design by @queentina1002 is the one for you!
Emerald and Gold Leaves
Let your love for leaves stand out with this gorgeous set by @bostonsnailsandspa.
Cute Cottagecore Nails
Do you love woodland creatures, mushrooms and all the soft vibes of cottagecore? We have the best to choose from right here!
Mad for Plaid
This plaid and squirrel combo from @misashton is giving all the glitzy fall vibes!
A hedgehog, a pumpkin, and a mushroom from @redheadnails.au come together to make the cutest cottagecore set!
Want a short set that shows off your love for the cottage aesthetic? This fall nail design by @kmnailstudio_ will do just that!
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Hold fun at your fingertips with these swirls by @nailsbytempenny.
This set of cute friends by @polishbyjoja is sure to cheer you up on any gloomy fall day!
Falling for Acorns
This cute little squirrel is on the hunt for acorns, and has found our fall-loving hearts! We love this mani by @cloud_nails
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