10 Halloween Nail Designs to Inspire Your Spooky Set

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With Halloween just around the corner, we’re all gearing up to be our most extra selves. From hairstyles to glam and manicures, going for a themed look is always fun this time of year — especially when it includes nails. If you need some inspo for your next spooky set, you’ve come to the right place! Here are ten Halloween nail designs to try out this year.

Kitty Corner

Instagram user @banicured_slayed with this black cat nail art. The design is perfect for those wanting a basic but still spooky set, and we are here for it!

A Welcome Nightmare

Hands down our favorite nail look this year, this Nightmare Before Christmas inspired set is iconic. The various designs from @badgirlnails have us ready to stream the classic film.

Celestial Set

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Another fun Halloween design is this stiletto shaped orange and black set. The starry inspired look from @sweetandsavvynailswill give you all the Halloween vibes you’re looking for.

Ghostly Tips

@emilysmakeupandnails’s ghostly take on this French manicure is everything. The precision of this nail art is incredible, and the ghosts make a fun addition to the classic look.

A Geometric Moment


This Halloween set is trendy, abstract and so versatile that it can last throughout all of Fall. Designed by @nails_and_soul, the black and orange moment will fulfill all your manicure goals.

Fit for a Witch

Another stiletto mani, but this time dedicated to witches! @banicured_’s witch hat nail art is super simple yet so detailed and cute, it’s hard to pass up.

Mismatched Mani

If you’re wanting a more broad Halloween theme, then this set from @chezpaintsnails is perfect! It includes all-things spooky season, like spiders and blood, and we’re obsessed.

Kooky, Spooky Collection

This Addams Family set is perfect for those wanting a more specific look. With this design from @obsidiannailstudio, you too can channel your inner Wednesday this Halloween.

Delicate Designs

For those wanting a softer nail design, go with this pink set from @naileditbeauty. It’s detailed and pretty but still perfectly captures the Halloween spirit.

Black & Boo

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Lastly, this vampire-inspired set is everything we want in a spooky manicure. The statement-making design from @obsidiannailstudio perfectly balances creepy and artistic, and we are here for it!

Which Halloween manicure is your fave? Let us know in the comments!

Emily Lentz
Emily Lentz
Emily Lentz is a Los Angeles-based Features Editor, creating content and working towards providing an inclusive space for beauty professionals and consumers.