A mix between cute and creepy! These ghost nail design ideas will make you stand out and we have a little bit of everything
from the cute to the downright spooky. Whether it’s for Halloween or you’re just a fan of Casper, this nail art style is incredibly cool.
I’ve covered a range of different styles so whether you want to try this yourself with a little polish or you want some inspiration for your local nail tech, we’ve got you covered.
are looking for a creepy theme, you might also want to check out the spider web nails list or (one of my favorites) the moon and stars nail designs too!
Check out that white, little ghost right above our glittery orange pumpkin. Isn’t it too cute? The shiny surface on the ring finger pulls off a blast as well!
These stunning ghost nail arts are what you need to de-stress and relax. I especially love the combination of black with the lovely floral designs and rose gold accents.
Here is a mixture of Valentine’s Day and Halloween in one set. Black and pink always go well together, don’t you think so?
This one is for all those who like long, head-turning nail arts. Cute and playful yet still elegant and classy.
These ghost nail arts may not be in for Summer, but they are perfect for Spring and Autumn!
Ghost nail arts do not have to be oh-so-fancy every time and all the way. Simplicity is beauty, as they often say.
Here is another simple yet soulful ghost design for your nails. Minimalists would love them and there’s an extra little flare with the flame nail design on the ring finger.
Here goes another black and white yet a bit more lively. Your rockstar and metal friends would love these.
Do they look scary? We think they are lovely! Just look at how those ghost designs were carefully drawn and polished, not to mention the lovely black glittery nails that look like nightfall. So beautiful!
These are for the orange lovers, and those who like their nails pointed. Each nail has its own wonderfully made and unique design.
A ghost, a spider web with a heart, and a cat, these freehand drawings are awesome. Then you have that purple glittery nail on the pinky finger. Unique and stylish!
Oh, this one is for those who are taking the ‘ghost nail art’ on a serious level. The designs are a bit creepy, but they are insanely incredible.
If you are a fan of purple, rainbows, and glitters, this ghost nail art design would most likely suit your preferences.
When we say ghosts, there should always be bats and a haunted mansion! I so love the entirety of this nail art design. It makes me feel like watching a horror film.
Red nails and white ghosts? It’s supposed to give you the creeps but why does this nail art does the opposite? They are simply amazing.
Here is another freehand drawing for those who like designing their nails. Have you ever seen a blushing ghost?
What I love about this nail polish is that it seems so neat to look at. Don’t you think so? Orange, white, and black go well with each other.
See that cute, little ghost in the middle? He is such a star! The flower petals, leaves, and most particularly the star surely gave the whole set a wonderful highlight.
These ghost nail arts somewhat give off a tiger-themed vibe. I didn’t know such a combination would look fabulous.
I know you will like these nail arts as much as I do. Check out how those designs made the whole hand of the owner look gorgeous and classy.
Matte blue surface and pink ghosties with shining, shimmering starlights, so adorable!
This set looks a bit simpler than the other ones but I still think it’s pretty.
Did someone say that orange is the new sexy? She’s definitely right. These nails are so intricately designed you surely won’t regret having them.
Here is another one that takes a lot of work but is definitely worth the wait and effort. Can you see how detailed those trees and night sky are?
Something cute and easy, how about trying this design? The placing and combination of the colors are so pleasing to the eye and all you need is some matte polish and some cute ghost nail stamps.
Vincent van Gogh is proud to say that his art is not just for galleries and museums. It is also for nails! This abstract take on the design is equal parts unique and creepy.
These nails may be too cute to be afraid of. The one on the ring finger almost looks like he’s smiling…
For those who want to take their ghost nail arts on an expert level, you might want to try this design. These hand-drawn menaces look great on this sparkled dark background.
The little trick-or-treating ghost design does it for me.
If you have watched The Ghost Club, you will get the reference for this unique set of nails. But what I love the most are the alternate colors!
They don’t seem obvious but this realistic ghost vibe works really well on the blue and black colorway. Fantastic look.
Do you know Spirited Away? If yes, you know that these nails are showing ‘No Face’ and the ‘Soot Sprites’. They make cute little ghosts but if you’re into this design you might want to check out the anime nails too.
Here is an orange pastel background for those who like it cool. The nail art is so simple yet so elegant.
Winter Halloween! Our ghosts here are definitely happy to be spending their time out in the snow!
Freehand nail art for the Dracula lovers out there! Try this style and see what your Drac will look like.
Are you looking for a unique way to gender reveal? You can do try out these designs and celebrate a Halloween-themed gender reveal party!
Oh, those ghosts are so cute with their mouths wide open. The pumpkins seem to have different moods, though.
Pink is powerful!
Can you see how the ghosts are patterned? Take a closer look and you’ll see them smiling.
Fancy, lovely, and beautiful. If you are attending a wedding but would like a unique mani design, this is just the right one.
Is that a mushroom? Look closely… boo! It’s a ghost! Ah, that matte green surface is just so refreshing to look at, and not to mention the pattern on the nail in her index finger… awesome!
Casper is probably every 90s baby’s favorite ghost movie. Put him on your fingernails to show love!
Originally plain, green nails were made extraordinary by adding those ghost nail arts. Wow!
There’s no ghost but there’s the cemetery. I feel like you can add here Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride.
So simple yet so glamorous. I particularly like the faded effect of red turning into black.
Ghost nail arts that are actually hand-painted. Can you believe that?
Here is a combo of matte and clear polish to inspire you to get ghost-designed nail art.
These ghosts are so fortunate to have traveled a colorful universe!
Cute, little ghosties all over your nails. They are haunting… nope, actually, loving you and your glam!
What I super love about this design is its colors! The shades of orange and yellow emphasize the beauty of white and black.
I do hope this has given you some ideas for ghost nails If you give this a go – I want to see it! Send me a photo of your ghostlike nail art and we’ll feature them here.
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