You've likely already chosen the flowers and the
bridesmaid color palette, and your wedding-day manicure should receive the same careful planning. To make things easier, we've broken down the nail-polish colors specifically designed with brides in mind (complete with cute matrimony monikers, too). From Essie's Blushing Bride (a nude peachy tone) to the perfect "something blue" by OPI, find the ideal polish to toast the big day, ahead. At Refinery29, we’re here to help you navigate this overwhelming world of stuff. All of our market picks are independently selected and curated by the editorial team. If you buy something we link to on our site, Refinery29 may earn commission.
Butter London Frisky Business Nail Lacquer
For the summer bride, a play on
feels seasonal and romantic at the same time. This shade by Butter London — a glossy peach in the brand's wedding collection — was designed to be a fresh take on the classic bridal
Frisky Business Patent Shine 10x™ Mini Nail Lacquer, $12.00
Buy Essie Nail Polish in Blushing Bride
two coats of this sheer, pale-peach polish will give you an almost-naked gloss — like your nails, but better.
Essie Nail Polish in Blushing Bride, $6.50
OPI Infinite Shine Nail Polish in Ring Bare-er OPI's
new Ring Bare-er polish — a muted, gray-sky tone — is the chicest way to incorporate "something blue" into your
OPI Infinite Shine
Nail Polish in Ring Bare-er, $13.00
Lauren B Nail Polish in Love
Lauren Berkovitz, founder of Lauren B. Beauty, actually created this shade, Love, for her own walk down the aisle. She calls it a cool, sheer
— that will still look classic when you’re showing your wedding album to your grandkids.
7 free + Vegan Nail Polish in Love, $18.00
Dior Vernis Gel Shine & Long Wear Nail Lacquer in Muguet Brides who want a sheer color that's not too pink nor too nude will find their happy place with Dior Gel Shine polish in Muguet. Dior
Dior Vernis Gel Shine & Long Wear Nail Lacquer, $28.00
Marc Jacobs Beauty Nail Lacquer in Glow Business
Similar to Essie Blushing Bride, Marc Jacobs polish in Glow Business was designed to give nails a transparent, almost plasticized finish. The polish has patented bonding agents that make this formula
resistant to chipping
— which is helpful if you're heading straight to your honeymoon destination after the reception.
Marc Jacobs Beauty
Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer in Glow Business, $18.00
Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure in Shell We Dance
Sally Hansen's gel-like formula comes in this white-tinged pink that's adorably called Shell We Dance. If the name and timeless tone don't convince you, you can fall back on the fact that it's a color strikingly similar to
Meghan Markle's fresh mommy manicure
Complete Salon Manicure in Shell We Dance, $7.99
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