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As much as we love the warm, sunny goodness of midsummer, we might enjoy looking ahead to fall traditions even more: apple picking, all things plaid, and some fabulously moody new nail colors.
We love standard summer corals as much as the next beach babe, but China Glaze's fall '12 collection has us craving more sophisticated, earthy shades from sage green to deep plum to a sparkling bronze. This safari-inspired line of 12 exotic shades (which happen to be free of DBP, toluene, and added formaldehyde) is just what you'll need to perk up those favorite fall staples that have been languishing at the back of your closet these past few months.
Captivating enough to almost make you want to fast-forward a few months, huh? Well, take a temporary look into the future with us. Click through to see which hues you'll be obsessing when the leaves start to change.
China Glaze On Safari Fall 2012 collection, $7 each, China Glaze for salons.
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