Nail art on Instagram is nothing new. You are just as likely to see a French mani or an intricate nail design on your feed as you are an artfully arranged brunch or a smug beach selfie. Ahead, the autumn/winter trends to inspire your next nail appointment...
1. Angular Edges
A French mani needn’t mean a bog-standard colourless base with a whitened free edge. Insta girls are putting a twist on tradition with fierce angular edges. See below for major inspo.
2. Pearls of Wisdom
The Marmite of nail trends this season sees uber embellished tallons with plenty of pearls adding an ultra 3D effect.
3. Art Attack
Get graphic this season and wear your heart on your, well, nails!
4. Jelly French
Channel for an inner mermaid with a mani that Ursula would be proud of.
5. Vintage Bordeaux
A little bit of rouge allure never goes out of style, so says Chanel.
6. Holographic Shade
The dark (literally) horse of nail polish, we love a holographic hue that shines in direct sunlight but doesn't look too bold or bright for the office.
7. 90s French
Make it like Victoria's Secret angels and get creative with your classic French.
8. Galactic Fantasy
Press play to see how to create a Milky-Way inspired masterpiece.
9. Glitter Dash
Give nude nails a major update with a coat of sparkle.
10. Multicolour Palette
Why choose one colour when you can have five?