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Spooky! 31 Halloween Nail Ideas That Are Sinister And Chic

Spooky! 31 Halloween Nail Ideas That Are Sinister And Chic

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For our US and other western-based readers, it’s nearly that eerie time of the year again. Yes, you guessed right, Halloween! The magic of Halloween is already everywhere, and as a Style Raven, your costume isn’t complete without a befitting manicure. 

This is the only time of the year when you’re allowed to wear spooky, scary nails and get away with it, so for your inspiration, we went searching and found some of the most innovative Halloween nail art to put you in the mood. These nail designs are fashionable, fun, and of course, spooky! They come in different patterns and styles, and whether you really want to push the boat out or play it safe with your manicure, you will find a choice that works. Halloween nails acrylics ideas.

From a simple spider design on natural nails to creepy spiderwebs and other complex designs on acrylics, this curation will certainly get your hair-raising moment on. There are also enough bold pumpkin designs and eerie mixes of black, green, and orange shades that offer many unique looks to choose from without looking like what everyone else found on Pinterest. Get into the Halloween mood with these sinister but chic Halloween manicures.

The best Halloween manicures do not only involve brightly painted candy corn and cheesy pumpkins but detailed designs that transform your hands into a mini costume.

Check out 33 chic Halloween manicures to pair with your Halloween costume this season…

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: Add a bit of color to your Halloween nails with pumpkin orange that mirrors the theme of the festivities.

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: Draw the outline of bones on your clear nails for statement-making nails. This option is super simple but still eerie.  

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: White- and black-themed nails are worth exploring this Halloween. Add the fear factor with a blood-red polish for a much-needed bloody vibe.

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: 3D adds a sense of realness to anything, even something scary. Use an overlay of structured gel to bring your spooky friends to life. 

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: When it comes to Halloween nail ideas, everything doesn’t have to be doom and gloom, color-wise. Opt for a friendly color like pink to add a major contrast to your Halloween design.

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: Run wild with your artistic skills as there’s no need for a perfect drawing. A wriggly line here and there may just create the perfect Halloween nails. 

 
 
 
 
 
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It’s time for the purge! You wouldn’t be needing an axe when you’ve got these nails on. 

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: Pitch black polish murdered with molten metal silver is a killer combo perfect for the sinister nature of the season.

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: Go to your kid’s arts and crafts box and stick the googly eyes on your nails for a 3D effect. 

 
 
 
 
 
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Spooky tip: Play up the eerieness of the season by applying some neon dust on your Halloween nails. Now, you’re sure to stand out for some trick-or-treat mischief. 


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