Instagram gets intricate: nail art inspiration for autumn
We've scoured Instagram for the 5 hottest nail trends.
Mar 17, 2015 12:16am
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Marsala, Pantone's colour of the year, will be your go-to shade this autumn. Why? It's not overly dark but it still has a depth that is elegent and vampy without trying too hard.
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Sex up the luxe of this on-trend colour with your glossiest top coat.
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Reserve the full-bodied shade for work, but come the weekend, amp it up by adding some glam embellishments.
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Stir up the earthy Marsala by adding sumptuous tones of nude, a colour that's never out of season.
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New York Fashion Week favourite, the half-moon nail, is making a statement in a HUGE way. Whether it's a chic nude-white combo like this or a contrast of matte-glossy in the one nail, we're so ready to fuss over this understated yet eye-catching trend.
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It doesn't need to be all muted tones this chilly season. Dip in to some popping prints! Trust us, the minimalist half-moon trend absolutely gives you room to do so.
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You'd probably never want to purposely dip your digits in oil, but with this nail art trend you'll want to make it appear that way.
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Marsala-meets-moon with this stylin' take on the half-moon look.
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We knew we HAD to try Cobalt nails when Rachel Zoe announced it as a nail it-colour back in January. After all, it's a shade of blue to complement every skin colour.
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Try these subtly cartoony nails by adding a chic black outline.
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The Tadashi Shoji collection at Fashion Week gave us many style hints, but most of all it was monochromatic cutout nails. Try your hand at this architecture-inspired look that will blend sexily and seamlessly with your autumn wardrobe.
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Another designer rocking this look was House of Holland, who waved the flag for this minimalist striped nail.
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Get out of the gloss this autumn with matte nails. If they're a little too plain jane for you or you simply feel nude without your top coat, style it up with an embellished feature nail on each hand.
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The Antonio Marras Fall show spoke leagues of nail prophecies with their classic black matte look. Now, the beauty bloggers are on to it and so are we!
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We love the striking juxtaposition of a muted nude alongside a hot gold colour this autumn.