When it comes to fun ways to show off your style, nail art is hard to beat. Your nail beds are truly an art canvas that can display almost any design you can dream up (well, at least, depending on the skills of your nail technician). If you’re one to change your mani vibe with the seasons, then you’re probably wondering what nail art trends are poised to take over this fall. Spring and summer were all about disco-era florals and reverse French manicures (where the cuticle gets its color), but what’s next? To go along with your heeled boots, transitional skin care routine, and maybe even a more comfortable new hair color, Bustle asked a few nail artists for what they predict will be the hottest nail art trends. of fall 2022 nails.
A few hints to whet your appetite: Expect lots of gilded glamor with metallics and embellished 3D designs, and Brittney Boyce, celebrity nail artist and founder of Nails of LA, expects Barbiecore nails to get a makeover nice in autumn. Oh, and the nod to Y2K will still live on in the form of sticker-like labels like those millennials stuck to lockers and skateboards in the late 90s and early 2000s.
Before your next manicure appointment, scroll through eight fall nail art trends that are sure to inspire.