Halloween Nails: Spook Designs to Terrify and Delight Your Friends

Halloween nails are always a fun way to scare and delight your friends. From blood dripped coffin nails to pretty pumpkins, there are so many cute and spooky designs for Halloween nail art.

If you want some fancy nails this Halloween, you have come to the right place! We have it all from spooky ghosts to Halloween manicures to scary spiders and wicked witches!

Check out our spook-tacular gallery of cute nails for Halloween! And watch out for things that go bump at night!

Classic Smiled Pumpkins

Who said that it is all about scariness when it comes to Halloween? Why can’t you come up with something like smiling pumpkins all over your nails? Sure you can!

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Fluorescent Matte Nail Art

It is difficult to notice someone’s perfect mani when it is dark outside. What can you do about that? Opt for a nice ‘trick or treat’ fluorescent mani! As simple as that!

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Sweet and Funny Skulls

Sculls are the attribute of Halloween, we know that. But why not experiment with them a little? Smiley sculls surrounded by butterflies look both creepy and cute!

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Glow in the Dark Ghosts

These nails are sure to spook everyone! The fluorescent green ghosts on a matte black base will glow in the dark for a spook-tacular effect!

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Bloody Good Time for Halloween Nails

These sparkly red drops of blood on a shiny black base are edgy and eerie.

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Monster Manicure

This manicure with a ghoulish green to sparkly black fade on the tip is a fun take on the traditional Halloween manicure!

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Cool Cobweb

Paint thin 3D white cobweb on your black nails to give them a ghastly appearance!

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Enchanted Forest

This pretty orange and yellow ombre fade looks just like a fall sky. Paint some dark trees, bats, and a spooky moon on your nails to remember a haunted forest.

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Spooky Spiders for Your Fancy Nails

Paint some realistic black spiders on a nude base to really freak out your friends!

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Candy Corn Manicure

If you want a look that’s still based on Halloween but not too spooky, try this funky manicure with yellow, orange, and white tips that look just like candy corn!

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Simply Batty

These spooky black bats on a yellow base will give your friends the chills!

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Haunted Mansion

Paint some spooky black silhouettes of haunted houses on orange nails for a harrowing experience!

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Black Cat Manicure

This manicure with black cat tips is both cute and spooky!

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Grim Reaper Halloween Nails

This blue-gray ombre fade is super spooky, but the Grim Reaper on the ring finger is what makes this look totally terrifying!

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Cute Nails for Goth Girl

This red and black plaid design is super cool and edgy. Paint some goth symbols on your nails to make this look perfect for Halloween.

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Skull Art

Paint some white skull art on your black nails for a scary and edgy effect!

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Bloody Tips

This red and white Halloween manicure will get you noticed. And the dripping blood-red tips will make your friends wonder what you’ve been up to!

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These white and black thin striped nails will make you look like an escaped convict. Paint a creepy face on one of the nails for a blood-curdling effect.

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Spiderweb Tips

This mani with a purple base is really cool. Paint some spiders on the nails and spiderweb on top of the tips to give them a scary vibe.

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Midnight Moon

These matte navy black nails are really pretty. What sets them apart is the picture of a planet on each nail. This look is cute for those with shorter nails who want to show their love for Halloween.

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Pumpkin Patch Manicure

Adorn your tips with cute pumpkins for a fun take on a French manicure.

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Witchy Nails

Shiny dark purple nails are totally wicked. Paint a cauldron or witches hat on your accent finger to finish off this super cool look.

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Evil Eye

Paint your nails a matte black base. Paint an evil eye on your ring finger to let your friends know that you’re watching their every move!

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Aren’t these funky Halloween nails super spooky? Are you ready to scare your friends? Try them all this fall and show your love for Halloween with these wickedly scary nail art designs!

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