Is nail art dead? For many seasons now, this same question keeps bubbling up and causing major debates among fashion critics and beauty fanatics alike. And, everyone's got a strong opinion. Our take? The trend isn't going anywhere — but it has definitely evolved in recent months. Just look at these next-level decals. Or, the fact that you can now transform snapshots from your iPhone into glorious nail wraps.
So, what does this mean for your fall nail game? Well, it's safe to say that the days of Polly Pocket-sized 3-D nail embellishments are officially over. Beyond that? We turned to Instagram to help us answer that question. We've scoured the feeds of L.A.'s top-notch salons and celeb nail artists, and found 16 fall manicures that are totally envy-inducing. Ranging from clean and sophisticated to oh-my-god-where-did-you-get-those-done cuteness overload, our picks showcase a more refined, but, still totally fun, manicure. So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and get clicking.