Image Credit: Shutterstock

It’s Official, Cherry Mocha Is My New Favorite Nail Color For Fall

Betches may receive a portion of revenue if you click a link and purchase a product or service. The links are independently placed and do not influence editorial content.

Mmm…cherry mocha. It’s not just the stuff of coffee dreams, but now, it’s the shade painting its way onto every TikToker’s nails. If you’ve been scrolling endlessly on the app (and let’s face it, who hasn’t?), you might’ve stumbled upon this chic, moody nail trend. Meet the cherry mocha nails: a delightful blend of warm chocolate browns and deep cherry reds, making your fingertips look good enough to sip — erm, I mean, bite.

Besides TikTok’s natural knack for making anything go viral (from dance challenges to life hacks), TikTok’s beauty gurus have an unmatched skill for making trends pop off. And as fall creeps in, what could be more fitting than a shade that marries the richness of cherries and the depth of mocha?

When it comes to autumnal aesthetics, it’s all about the warm, cozy feels. Oversized sweaters? Check. Pumpkin spice lattes? Double check. Now, with these cherry mocha nails, your autumn vibes will be, quite literally, at your fingertips. It’s a subtle yet statement-making way to wave goodbye to the summer pastels and say hello to fall with open arms.

And, you can style and pair this manicure with so many of your favorite pieces. Cherry mocha nails offer a lush backdrop for gold or silver rings and can make your fall accessories truly pop. Imagine, with every gesture, a flash of your nails, complemented by your favorite jewelry. Talk about a statement.

And let’s not even get started on the outfits. This nail trend pairs perfectly with earthy tones, deep reds, tans, and blacks. Whether you’re stepping out in a taupe trench coat or a burgundy scarf, cherry mocha nails add that perfect finishing touch.

While cherry mocha nails are having their moment under the fall spotlight, who’s to say this trend can’t spill over to winter or even spring? Its versatility lies in its rich depth, making it apt for cooler months, yet vibrant enough to carry into spring.

If you’ve been hankering for a change from the usual fall nail palette, this might just be your perfect brew. And remember, in the wise words of someone (probably on TikTok): “Life’s too short for boring nails.” 🍒☕🍂


These cherry mocha nails are giving me life #athomemanicure #nailsathome #diymanicure #nailstrengthener #cherrymochanails

♬ original sound – Killy


So really just maroon lol or the OG wicked #nailinspo #cherrymocha #fallnailinspo #gelx

♬ greedy sped up – Tate McRae

Olive & June Nail Polish In ‘Obsessed’

Olive & June Nail Polish in 'Obsessed'

OPI Nail Polish In ‘Got The Blues For Red’

OPI Nail Polish In 'Got The Blues For Red'

Essie Nail Color In ‘Wicked’

Essie Nail Color in 'Wicked'

Chanel Le Vernis Longwear Nail Colour in ‘Rouge Noir’

Chanel Le Vernis Longwear Nail Colour in 'Rouge Noir'

Londontown Nail Polish lakur In ‘Lady Luck’

Londontown Nail Polish lakur In 'Lady Luck'

Butter London Nail Lacquer in ‘Proper Do’

Butter London Nail Lacquer in 'Proper Do'

JINsoon Nail Polish in ‘Fable’

JINsoon Nail Polish in 'Fable'

Andrea Marie
Andrea Marie