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From Classics To Up-And-Coming Shades, Here Are 16 Popular Nail Colors To Shop This Fall

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Black, navy, burgundy, red—when it comes to fall nail colors, we can probably all agree on the classics. And while these colors are certainly not going anywhere, this season, there are so many other kinds of shades getting attention. From moody purples to pumpkin-like oranges and even sky blues, fall 2022's trendiest nail colors are more exciting and diverse than ever. Perhaps it was September's record-high temps, which forced us to express our readiness for fall in other ways besides sweaters—whatever the reason, people we're here for it.

So ahead, we've rounded up a list featuring 16 of fall's most popular nail color picks, including everything from those aforementioned classics to a range of up-and-coming hues. Whether you prefer to DIY or bring one to your manicurist, scroll on to see the shades gaining attention and get prepped for your next manicure.

October 26, 2022

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OPI Nail Lacquer In Brown To Earth

$11

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This almost-black brown is new for 2022, and it's already racking up rave reviews.

Olive & June Nail Polish In Lipstick Stain

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Olive & June nailed it with the name on this one, and apparently the formula, too—it's 15-free.

OPI Nail Lacquer In Clay Dreaming

$11

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Another new-season OPI find, one reviewer claims this brownish-purple is the perfect fall transition color.

Sally Hansen Color Foil Nail Color In Steel A Kiss

$9

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This unique polish creates a foil-like effect with just one coat.

Essie Nail Lacquer In Hike It Up

$10

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Inspired by nature, this unique tan shade looks great on all skin tones.

Smith & Cult Nail Polish In Kings And Thieves

$18

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Navy is a classic come the fall season, and Smith & Cult's "Kings And Thieves" is one of the internet's favorites.

Essie Nail Lacquer In Force Of Nature

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According to one reviewer, the color and quality of this gorgeous green is "amazing."

Essie Expressie FX Nail Polish In Iced Out Top Coat

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Essie has officially made it easy to get Hailey Bieber's glazed donut nails, and fast—this stuff dries in one minute.

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Nail Polish In Slate-r Girl

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A gel effect for less? Count us in.

OPI Nail Lacquer In Ochre To The Moon

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This warm, fall-ready yellow is praised for the way it flatters brown skin.

Essie Nail Lacquer In Off The Grid

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"Off The Grid" is perfect for trying out the brown mani trend.

Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab Pro Nail Polish In Fade To Black

$20

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Black is a classic fall mani shade, and this formula is packed with nourishing ingredients that strengthen the nails while you wear it.

Chanel Le Vernis Longwear Nail Color In 532 Canotier

$30

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Chanel's "Canotier" has a long-lasting formula and gorgeous shimmer that make it well worth the splurge.

OPI Nail Lacquer In Have Your Panettone And Eat It Too

$11

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Found: the ultimate pumpkin mani color.

Jinsoon Nail Polish In Aero

$18

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This sweet baby blue makes the case for going bright and playful this fall.

OPI Nail Lacquer In Complimentary Wine

$11

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You can never go wrong with a vampy red polish in the fall, especially one as universally loved as "Complimentary Wine."

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