Nail trends for Autumn 2020

As the days draw shorter, it’s time to say ‘goodbye’ to the pastel floral nails and the bold yellows and ‘hello’ to the nail trends for Autumn. September is a time to embrace autumnal colours, slip into cosy jumpers and take basic photos of your new nails holding your PSL in a Starbucks cup. (Yes, we’re looking at you).

Whether you have become a self-proclaimed nail artist in lockdown, or you have an appointment booked in at your local salon, it’s time to start screenshotting your fave designs. From animal print to minimalist abstract designs, we’ve rounded up all the best nail trends for the Autumn /Winter season.

Black square french tips

If you are all about the subtle nail art, then these black square French tips are a cool way to mix up your manicure. You could even go for a matte finish for the ultimate chic effect.

Dalmatian print nails

Messy dalmatian spots has to be one of our favourite prints atm. The monochrome colour palette means that they go with everything and they are pretty easy to do at home (with a little practice).

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Minimalist abstract

If you can’t decide what to get, get a bit of everything. These minimalist nails feature a subtle base colour, giving them the effect of negative space and simple designs.

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Terrazzo print

Terrazzo isn’t just for your interiors and ceramics. Add an autumnal vibe to your manicure by choosing rich shades of red, orange and brown to build the pattern out.

Tortoise tips

Tort has to be one of 2020’s most popular nail trends and it isn’t going anywhere. These tortoise tips are an easy way to add an Autumnal vibe to your latest mani.

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Shop beauty

If you wanna recreate some of these looks at home, treat yourself to new nail varnish and gel kits available from Missguided beauty.