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7 Trendy Winter Nail Colors from Basic to Bright

7 Trendy Winter Nail Colors from Basic to Bright

Painting your nails is a great self-care activity for cold winter days. You can relax with a movie while giving yourself the perfect winter manicure. But what color should you choose?

You’ll find our top seven picks for winter nail colors in this post, ranging from classic to trendy. No matter what colors you like, you’re sure to find a new shade to try on this list.

Steel Blue

This gray-blue shade is the perfect accompaniment to cloudy winter weather. The color can vary from bright to subdued depending on the blue-to-gray ratio.

Steel blue nail polish
Essie From A to Zzz


Winter doesn’t mean dark shades only. This vibrant pink-red shade brings a pop of color to gray days, plus it’s Pantone’s color of the year.

Magenta nail polish
Sally Hansen Fast and Fuchsia


If you don’t like bright white nails, consider using cream instead. It’s more subtle than white while still channeling winter snow.

Cream nail polish
Olive & June HGC


Shimmery shades are in right now, so silver nail polish is perfect for showing your trendy side. Or, for more of a statement, choose an eye-catching chunky glitter variation.

Silver nail polish
Sinful Colors Silver

Midnight Blue

A deep blue is a great way to add color to your nails without going too bright. It’s an especially appropriate shade for Taylor Swift fans.

Midnight blue nail polish
OPI Midnight Mantra


Branch out from bright cherry red with this darker shade. It’s classy and gives less of a holiday look.

Wine nail polish
ella + mila Nightdreamer


If you don’t like dark shades, this light pink-purple color is perfect for you. It would also be an excellent polish to get as a shimmer.

Mauve nail polish
Olive & June World Lit

Whether you like bright or dark shades, we hope you find your perfect winter nail color on this list. Maybe you even found a new polish to try.

What’s your favorite winter nail color?

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