6 Must-Try Nail Shades For Autumn | sheerluxe.com
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It’s finally time to ditch corals and pinks for deep, vampy autumn polishes. From classic oxblood to surprisingly sophisticated olive, here are the best colours to add some edge to your fingertips...

Dark Green

The beauty industry is taking inspiration from nature’s most abundant shade this season. From emerald to moss, lock your polish in with a gel top coat for a professional spin.

High Shine Nai Lacquer In Jealous Glaze, £16 | Marc Jacobs
Darjeeling Darling Nail Polish, £19 | Smith & Cult
Bruton Mews NailKale Polish, £15.00 | Nails Inc 




Forget the goth connotations – a deep black hue can be surprisingly cool and adds a glossy finish to your look. Just keep your nails on the shorter side to keep it grown-up.

Fade To Black Nail Polish, £16 | Deborah Lippmann
Black Taxi Gel Effect Nail Polish, £15 | Nails Inc
299 Poppy Black Nail Polish, £15 | Burberry  OOS




A classic pillarbox is one shade every woman should have in their nail arsenal. Universally flattering, a bold, chic red works on myriad skin tones and is perfect for offsetting a darker wardrobe.

Vernis Nail Polish, 999 Rouge Matte, £20 | Dior
Kundalini Hustle Nail Polish, £19 | Smith & Cult
Victoria & Albert NailKale, £15 | Nails Inc





Not quite as edgy as full-on black, navy blue makes for an unexpected change from the usual plums and dark reds of autumn.

Lacquer 91 Midnight Cami, £7.99 | Essie Nail
Country Club Blue, £12 | Leighton Denny 
Richmond Park Gardens Nailkale Polish, £14 | Nails Inc




There’s a reason Chanel’s Rouge Noir is a bestseller in the colder months – this cult burgundy shade keeps nails looking chic and looks great on toes, too. Our top tip? Finish with a matte coat for a modern spin.

Lacquer 49 Wicked, £7.99 | Essie Nail
LE VERNIS Rouge Noir, £20 | Chanel  
Enamel Vixen 570, £6.49 | Revlon





Dark charcoal hues are stylish and sophisticated enough to take you from desk to dinner. The cool-girl’s alternative to red.

Stormy Weather Nail Polish, £16 | Deborah Lippmann 
Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer in Confession, £16 | Marc Jacobs
Cantata Nail Polish, £15 | JINsoon


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