The top nail trends for autumn 2021 offer a lot more than subdued and understated colours synonymous with fall. This season, you can play around with abstract designs and colours, foiled metals and cute gems, gradient colours and more! So if you’re all out of ideas for your next manicure, we’ve compiled 10 of the best autumn 2021 nail trends and pin-worthy nail art to inspire you.
1. Super Glossy Nails
Classic manicures are always in style, use a high-shine top coat for a glass-like gleam this Autumn.
2. Tortoiseshell Nails
Whether in creamy hues or high-shine lacquers, harmonious tortoiseshell colours are simply perfect for Autumn.
3. Abstract Nails
Abstract illustrations are a great way to add subtle hints of colour to your nails for autumn 2021.
4. Tonal Nails
Now is a good time to make use of that nail polish set you received last Christmas.
5. Molten Metals
It’s all about the ‘drip’ for Autumn 2021 with molten metals in luxurious gold and silver.
6. White Quartz Nails
7. Burnt Orange Nails
Embrace fall with burnt orange, toffee, cinnamon spice and all things nice.
8. Foil Nails
If you’re not already using nail foils, you’re seriously missing out. Use it to jazz up the simplest of manicures, or layer it on for a luxe finish.
9. Gradient Nails
If you thought you had to tone down your palette for Autumn, think again. The possibilities are endless with colourful gradient nails.
10. Cute Gems
This trend is more about whimsy than looking lavish, and super-easy to do at home.