Our Super-Sized Fall Nail-Polish Guide!

Nail-polish has officially made it into the fashion big-league, becoming a statement-making finishing touch that's just as critical to an ensemble as the shoes on your feet. And, leave it to fall's lacquer collections to get us super-psyched for the fast-approaching season—because there’s a bevy of can’t-miss shades out there, just waiting to adorn your talons. So, put summer's brights on spin-cycle and get ready to artfully cool things down with a palette that's colorful, but with a dusky, deeper, jewel-toned twist. Think earthy, shimmery greens, stormy blues, and reds that deepen into wine- and rust-colored hues. Or almost-sooty mauve-meets-purple shades—and, if neutrals are more your game, the nude and gray families get hints of richness, too. With 32 bottles to choose from...you'll have a new tip tone for every day of the month!
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The earthy green nail-polish trend that popped up this spring has stuck around throughout fall, going a bit darker, deeper, and even iridescent.

Butter London 3 Free Nail Polish in Wallis, $14, available at Butter London.

Rimmel London Lasting Finish Pro in Rags to Riches, $3.99, available at Ulta.
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Deborah Lippmann Nail Lacquer in Billionaire, $16, available at Deborah Lippmann.

Chanel Nail Colour in Peridot, $25, available at Chanel.
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Bold blues made an appearance this summer, and they're still here for fall. But with jewel-toned shades that venture into murky hues.

Sephora by OPI Nail Colour in My Personal Serpent, $9.50, available at Sephora.

Dior Vernis in Blue Denim, $22, available at Nordstrom.
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YSL La Laque in 43, $20, available at YSL.

CND Colour in Midnight Saphhire, $29 (for limited-edition set), available in September at CND.
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Ditch the bright pinks and purples of summer and make the switch to dustier, muted hues that blend the two shades into gorgeous mauves and violets.

Butter London 3 Free Nail Polish in Toff, $14, available at Butter London.

China Glaze Nail Lacquer in CG in the City, $7, available at Sally Beauty.
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Sephora by OPI Nail Colour in Eve-y on the Eyes, $7.50, available at Sephora.

MAC Nail Lacquer in Rain of Flowers, $15, available September 15 at MAC.
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Adios, coral! This fall, reds are going into deeper territory with dusky- and wine-colored shades.

OPI Nail Polish in A Color To Diner For, $8.50, visit OPI for locations.

Lancôme Le Vernis in Bang Bang Red, $15, available at Macy's.
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Essie Nail Poilsh in Carry On, $8, available at Essie.

Sonia Kashuk Nail Colour in Stop Whining, $4.99, available at Target.
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Instead of classic red, get edgy with rust-tinged shades—they're sophisticated, yet a little rebellious.

Orly Nail Color in Peachy Parrot, $7.50, available at Orly.

Essie Nail Polish in Very Structured, $8, available at Essie.
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Deborah Lippmann Nail Lacquer in Brick House, $16, available at Deborah Lippmann.

China Glaze Nail Lacquer in Brownstone, $7, available at Sally Beauty.
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This fall's deep-brown hues are chic and modern, not muddy.

Dolce&Gabbana Intense Nail Colour in Chocolate, $20, available at Saks Fifth Avenue.

RGB Nail Polish in Seal, $16, available at RGB.
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Sonia Kashuk Nail Colour in Chocoholic, $4.99, available at Target.

OPI Nail Polish in Get in the Expresso Lane, $8.50, visit OPI of locations.
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Shades of beige look great against any skin tone, and this season, they're looking extra creamy.

Top Shop Nail Polish in Sandy Lane, $10, available at TopShop.

Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure for Rachel Roy in Terracotta, $7.99, available in October at drugstores nationwide.
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Dior Vernis in Safari Beige, $22, available at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Priti NYC Nail Polish in Water Soldier, $12.50, available at Priti NYC.
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Slate-colored hues stay polished, sleek, and even get a little metal this fall.

Essie Nail Polish in Power Clutch, $8, available at Essie.

Orly Nail Color in Sea Gurl, $7.50, available at Orly.
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NARS Nail Polish in Galion, $17, available at NARS.

Chanel Nail Colour in Graphite, $22, available at Chanel.

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