The Nail Colors To Try In 2016 (A New One For Each Month!)


If breaking out of your shell is one of your New Year’s resolutions, switching up your nail look is an easy, high-impact place to start. Bookmark this color calendar as your guide to rocking a bold new manicure each month. Here, the 12 trending shades you should have on your radar.

2016 Nail Color Trends

Le Vernis Nail Polish in Vert Obscur



Style It With: Cozy gray knits and an eccentric faux-fur coat.

Nail Polish in Military Red



Style It With: Your favorite LBD and a good-looking Valentine's Day date.

Nail Polish in Peaches & Cream


Deborah Lippmann

Style It With: Mod staples like an A-line minidress layered with a thin ribbed turtleneck.

Nail Polish in Peace Green


Yves Saint Laurent

Style It With: A patent leather raincoat and an umbrella in a bright, cheerful print.

Fade Resistant Nail Polish in Bleu Ciel Parisien



Style It With: A cocktail dress for your best friend's wedding (or make it your something-blue if you're the bride!).

Nail Polish in Bleuette


Dior Beauty

Style It With: Cropped high-waisted jeans and a gauzy T-shirt.

Nail Lacquer in Hot Pink


Clé de Peau Beauté

Style It With: Your favorite printed bikini and off-duty sunglasses.

Nail Lacquer in Cotton Buds


Butter London

Style It With: Your vacation glow and a tropical backdrop!

Nail Polish in Rhapsody



Style It With: Your coolest back-to-school fashion.

Alchemy II


Formula X

Style It With: '70s-inspired pieces like a suede trench or embroidered miniskirt.

Nail Polish in Night Creature



Style It With: Crisp menswear separates and high-shine loafers.

Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer in Gatsby


Marc Jacobs Beauty

Style It With: A sequined party dress and oversize cocktail ring.