Spiderwebs! Jack-o'-Lanterns! Stylishly Spooky Halloween Nail Art Designs

If there's ever a time to try out a crazy manicure, it's Halloween-and we found the best nail art out there for inspiration!

Spider Web Nail Art

spider web nail art

Syl and Sam

Arachnophobes beware: This manicure created by Syl and Sam features intricate, freehand-drawn webs against a goth black background. 

Candy Corn Nail Art

candy corn nail art

The PolishAholic

Jen of The PolishAholic shows how simple it is to turn your tips into good-enough-to-eat candy corn, and we love how she used the same color trio to create a sweet accent nail on her ring finger. 

Orange and Yellow Nail Art

orange and yellow nail art

Polish Art Addiction

Leslie from Polish Art Addiction turned her nails into little abstract canvases with candy corn-colored polishes and irregular black and white glitter. 

Halloween Motifs Nail Art

halloween motifs nail art

The Nailasaurus

Can’t choose a Hallows’ Eve theme for your manicure? Try ‘em all! Sammy of The Nailasaurus mixed motifs, techniques and colors to stunning effect. 

Orange and Black Stripes Nail Art

orange and black stripes nail art halloween

The Nailasaurus

This mani from Sammy of The Nailasaurus is so clean, chic and streamlined, we’d wear it to an October business meeting. 

Peering Eyes Nail Art

peering eyes nail art

Chalkboard Nails

They see you! Chalkboard Nails has us spooked with this easy-to-execute eyeball design. 

Pumpkin Nail Art

pumpkin nail art

Syl and Sam

This fresh-from-the-farmer’s-market manicure from Syl and Sam is so charming—check out the little curly vine emerging from the pumpkin stem! 

Spooky Splatter Nail Art

spooky splatter nail art

Chalkboard Nails

Sarah of Chalkboard Nails executed this striking splatter mani with a few tools you can find around the house: tape, wax paper and a drinking straw. 

Halloween Glitter Nail Art

halloween glitter nail art

The PolishAholic

If your Halloween plans call for more glamour than gore, try this simple pairing from Jen of The PolishAholic—a base of dark plum slathered with orange and gold glitter. 

Ectoplasmic Nail Art

ectoplasmic nail art

Chalkboard Nails

Ethereal and eerie, this ectoplasm-inspired nail art from Chalkboard Nails reminds us of ghosts floating around on a dark night. 

Jack-o'-Lantern Nail Art

jack-o-lantern nail art

Blanket Print Nails

Joya of Blanket Print Nails chose a burnt orange foil polish to mimic the depth and sheen of a real pumpkin, then added details with a toothpick. Choose to do just one accent nail, or create a whole family of pumpkins with different facial features and personalities. 

Mystical Witch Nail Art

mystical witch nail art

The Dainty Squid

Kaylah of The Dainty Squid whipped up this romantic, celestial-inspired mani. It’s beautiful enough to wear every day—or add a witch’s hat for an occult-cool costume. 

Skull Nail Art

skull nail art

Syl and Sam

Check out Syl and Sam’s step-by-step tutorial for fashioning scary skulls using just two colors. 

Frankenstein Nail Art

frankenstein Nail Art

Blanket Print Nails

Neon green on its own is a great Halloween nail color, but Joya of Blanket Print Nails takes it a step further by adding the facial features of literature’s famous monster-maker. 

Halloween Marble Nail Art

halloween marble nail art

Chalkboard Nails

To achieve this creepy-chic marbled effect, Sarah of Chalkboard Nails painted on thick layers of polish in stripes, then carefully dragged a needle through the design. 


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