We are on the cusp of my favorite season, fall. The slight chill in the air has me dreaming of scarves, boots and leather moto jackets. As we transition our closets to fit the change in season, we must do the same with our nail lacquer.
It's time to say goodbye to the bright shades of summer and to opt for rich, sexy shades. Deep jewel tones, shades of gray, metallics and barely-there nudes are the season's hottest trends for nails and toes.
Here are five on-trend nail lacquers you'll want to rock this fall.
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Dressed to Kilt - This sultry, saucy red is the perfect jewel tone to start fall with. If red is not your favorite shade, don't paint the whole nail. Opt for a fun half-moon or French style mani or pedi instead. $8.50, Essie.com
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Gray Skies - Gray is a very popular color in fall apparel. Rock the gray trend on your nails with a soft shade that works for both day and night. $10.50, EllaMila.com
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Superstar - Sheer chocolate-brown nail lacquer with small flecks of copper glitter. This is a really nice, neutral way to wear a metallic shade. $20.00, DeborahLippmann.com
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Stay the Night Liquid Sand - Textured nails are still popular. Achieve the look with this deep black nail lacquer with rich burgundy sparkle and pebble finish. The textured matte finish is very attractive with hints of sparkle shining through. $8.50, OPI.com
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HIPPxRGB - I love this collaboration between Green Celebrity Nail Stylist Jenna Hipp and RGB Cosmetics Founder Gina Carney. Their award-winning collection has challenged what many consider nude nail lacquer to be. My favorite feature is that you can mix shades to customize for the perfect nude and coverage is buildable. Finally, nude shades for everyone! $18.00, RBGCosmetics.com
What do you think of the season's top nail lacquer shades? How will you wear them?