Kylie Jenner & Ariana Grande Just Confirmed Fall's Biggest Nail Color Trend

Your grandma might still object to wearing white after Labor Day, but the hottest nail trend at the MTV Video Music Awards tonight might finally usher the old-school rule out of vogue for good. From Ariana Grande to Sabrina Carpenter, it was all about white polish at the award show, no matter the color of the dress or the accessories on their hands. It seems that the classic trend has made its return — and we predict it will be the fall color du jour.
The best part about this look is that it doesn't require much skill, as opposed to nail art, so you can easily DIY your mani. Or, if you're more on the experimental side, you can play up the style with subtle designs like Ariana Grande's take on the trend. Either way, we've rounded up all the celebrities who wore white lacquer on the red carpet tonight to inspire you, ahead.
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Blake Lively

"We created a chic, white-on-white, art-deco nail to match her monochrome look this evening,” says celebrity manicurist Elle, who used Essie polishes for the look. Elle added a subtle touch to the blanc trend by creating a white triangle with tape near the cuticle on each finger.
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Ariana Grande

Ari rocked a matching cloud manicure with her mom and brother for the award show. The design was done by her go-to nail artist — and founder of Nail Swag salon in downtown L.A. — Natalie Minerva, who recently let us know that white is her go-to manicure.
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Sabrina Carpenter

The singer's nails were the perfect match to her white gown, making for an elegant look that turned heads.
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Shay Mitchell

Celebrity manicurist Tom Bachik was behind Mitchell's manicure, which she couldn't get enough of on her Instagram story the evening before the award show.
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Kylie Jenner

Go big or go home, right Kylie? If you're going to go for an all-white look, there's no reason to skip out on your nail shade.
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Amara La Negra

Want to bring attention to your accessories? Paint your nails a bright white that will make your rings stand out even more.
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Kim Petras

Polish so good, it only took one hand to make the statement.
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Keyshia Ka'Oir

As if her look wasn't stunning enough, Ka'Oir gave her white feathers extra flair with a bold, white nail color.
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