5 Winter Nail Polish Colors

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Today I wanted to talk about a few of the nail polishes that I’ve been reaching for lately. In winter, I definitely gravitate towards darker, moody colors. Every once in a while, I’ll break up my dark streak with a lighter color and during the festivities last month I was all about that sparkle.

Essie Barefoot in Blue (similar)- This is a nail polish that I won (I think?). It was created in a collaboration between Essie and TOMS. It’s a dusty cornflower blue and I think it’s a color that looks great in spring or winter.

Julep Quinn– When I find a color that’s different from everything else in my collection, I get pretty excited. This is a muted purple-grey nail polish with a satin finish. I don’t think I’ve ever really seen a color like this, so I think this nail polish is very interesting.

Rimmel Salon Pro Red Award– I’m still not over these deep reds for fall/winter. I love the formula of this polish and if you want to learn more, you can check out my previous beauty fave post.

Joe Fresh Navy (similar)- When I first discovered Joe Fresh a couple of years ago, I was surprised to find out that they also carry some beauty products. Their nail polishes were 3/$10, so of course I had to buy a few and try them out. I think the quality of these is good and I love a good navy blue.

Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure Wedding Glitters– During the month of December, I pretty much only wore glitter polishes on my nails. For two weeks I used Formula X Wham!, but when I traveled home for Christmas I didn’t take any nail polish with me. I was browsing Walgreens for a hair dryer and I spotted this pretty gold shimmer (Typical. I basically can’t go into the drugstore without buying a nail polish.). It’s eye-catching and also great because it’s contains fine glitter, instead of chunky glitter that’s a pain to remove.

  • I’ve been wearing read non stop I need to switch it up.

  • sartorialsidelines

    I have the exact same Joe Fresh shade and am wearing it right now – it’s a great colour.

    Courtney ~ Sartorial Sidelines

  • SHE Jenmarie

    I love the Essie color, it’s so pretty! I’ve never tried Joe Fresh nail polishes before. 3 for $10 is not bad at all!

  • I’m wearing gold polish now – I love being able to break out the sparkle during the holidays, but that chunky glitter is a beast to take off!

    I’m intrigued by the julep color, I’ll have to check it out!

    Chic on the Cheap

  • My favorite is the first one by Essie, love it!

  • Is julep quinn from my stash? lol I forget which ones you took. Great picks. I’ve been on the nude, pastel side of polishes lately along with marsala inspired colors.