5 fall nail polish trends for back-to-school season

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5 fall nail polish trends for back-to-school season

A nude nail never really goes out of style, but the new, opaque nudes and taupes (including at least one of our favorite classic shades) make a bold statement. 

Shop the look:Butter LONDON Nail Lacquer in Yummy Mummy, Essie in Take it Outside, Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer in 104 Funny Girl

Silver and gold have never looked so good. 

Shop the look:Essie in No Place Like Chrome, Burberry Nail Polish in Antique Gold No.445

Reds are are feeling a little darker and vampier these days...

Shop the look: Essie in Dress to Kilt, Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer in 138 Jezebel, Burberry Nail Polish in Oxblood No. 303

Forget shades of army greens. This season's bottle greens are putting up a pretty good fight. 

Shop the look: Burberry Nail Polish in Dark Bottle Green, Butter LONDON Nail Lacquer in British Racing GreenNails inc NailKale in Bruton Mews


Whether you're dreading going back to school, or you absolutely can't wait, we're willing to bet that no matter which camp you fall in, you're especially excited about fall fashion. Although, with half the country headed back to campus pre-Labor Day, right now isn't the most opportune time for your sporting your back-to-school fashion essentials.

Luckily, nail polish is never out of season, which is why we've rounded up some of our top shades for fall that you can start wearing right this second. We called up a few of our favorite brands, pulled some new favorite shades from the brand new fall collections (along with a couple oldies but goodies), and put together this guide to make your back-to-school nail polishing a breeze.

Click through the gallery above to see the top five nail polish trends for the back-to-school season.

Photo credit: Keith Morrison, StyleList
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