It’s time to deck the halls and your nails for the merriest season of all.

By Southern Living Editors
November 05, 2018
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We’ve rounded up festive Christmas nail colors that go far beyond your classic red holiday nails (though we have options for those too!). From a shimmery slate to garland green, this gang of holiday nail colors is here to ring in good tidings and plenty of cheer. Take a look through our most festive Christmas nail polish picks to find the holiday nails you’ve been waiting for all year long.

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OPI Envy the Adventure

They’ll be no doubt of your merry level when they spot your Christmas nails decked in garland-inspired green.

Buy It: $10.50,

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Base Coat Henna Luna

Swap your red Christmas nails for a royal hue that’s sure to flatter. This deep purple is destined to reign the holiday season.

Buy It: $20,

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Essie Stay Up Slate

This shimmery number from fan-favorite Essie reminds us of silver jingle bells. Now, isn’t that festive?

Buy It: $9,

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Smith & Cult The Message

A little bit of shimmer goes a long way with this 8-free crimson polish. It’ll take you all the way from Christmas Eve through New Year’s.

Buy It: $18,

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Cote No. 13

Keep things light and bright with a shimmery rose gold that doesn’t skew too dark. It’s just the paint to pair with those holiday dresses you can’t wait to pull out of the closet.

Buy It: $18,

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Zoya Maxine

Looking for a classic? Let us point you in the right direction with a cheery cherry polish.

Buy It: $10,

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China Glaze Resting Grinch Face

Fun and festive go hand-in-hand with this red and green glittery polish inspired by one of our favorite Christmas tales.

Buy It: $7.50,

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Flora 1761 in Crimson Peony

This sultry hue gives new meaning to the red Christmas nails you’re used to.

Buy: $16,

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CND Vinylux Married to Mauve

For a soft and slightly unexpected take on the holiday manicure, consider this smoky mauve.

Buy It: $10.59,

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Butter London Wicked

This super shiny lacquer isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s just the showstopping detail you need to take your holiday cocktail attire to new heights.

Buy It: $18,


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