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Autumnal shades to get you into the swing of those colder days and longer nights snuggled up under a blanket!

Now I love painting my nails and I have a ridiculously large polish collection, so picking out my top 4 colours for this season was hard!
Thought I would go for a mix of highstreet brands that are good quality yet affordable. 
Also a selection of shades from cool to warm tones that will match any outfit.

So here are my best picks for fall fabulous nails. 

Gosh Cosmetics - Denim Delight 627
A beautiful 'denim' hued blue with grey undertones. I fell in love with this shade the first time I laid eyes on it! 
It's one of those polishes that is true to the shade you see in the bottle and one thick coat will cover nice and evenly.
It's my new favourite blue and really does go well with denim!
Throw on a cream cable knit jumper for some sassy contrast.

Barry M - Gelly Hi-Shine in Chilli 439

Does what it says on the tin! 
High shine is exactly what you get from these nail paints, a couple of coats will evenly cover with colour and bring out that solid shine.
Now I'm feeling like this picture does not do this shade justice. 
I just couldn't seem to pick up on camera the deep rusty tone that runs through this polish.
It's not a typical red, there is a burnt brick hue that comes out in this shade especially if you coat with a couple of layers. 
Perfect to reflect the autumnal colour changes we see in the leaves this time of year! 🍂

WAH London Nails - Mom's Army

Move over there's a new khaki shade in town. 
Now I've been following the WAH nails INSTAGRAM account for years. 
So when I found out that Sharmadean Reid (Owner and mega boss babe of WAH Nails) was going to be bringing out a polish collection, I got ridiculously excited.
This subtle almost pastel Khaki shade caught my eye immediately and I just had to have it!
Thick in coverage and gives a fabulous even finish. 
One solid coat will do the job but I always like to go for 2 just to fully appreciate the colour.
My new favourite green hue and what is autumn without some Khaki!?

Maybelline Color Show - Midnight Taupe 549

A cool toned brown shade with mauvey highlights.
I feel that darker brown colours are often overlooked for nails, you don't always immediately think of a brown shade when choosing your paint!
That's why opting for a brown that is on the purple end of the spectrum gives you the best of both worlds.

The Maybelline Color Show range of polishes are cheap and cheerful whilst still giving great coverage. At £2.99 you can't go wrong
Only tip, give it a good shake before use as the product can separate over time.

Here I did 2 layers of the Midnight Taupe. 
The best part? It matches so many of my nude/brown toned lipsticks, it's perfect! 

So which is your favourite colour!? 
Let me know if you have any other recommendations, I'm always up for expanding my nail polish collection!


WAH London - Mom's Army
Barry M - Chilli
Maybelline Color Show - Midnight Taupe


  1. The 'gosh' denim, grey-blue colour is amazing!

    Dana | fashiondew.co.uk

    1. It is one of my favourites right now! Such a unique colour! 💕

  2. Denim Delight is BEAUT!!! I need that one! Lovely selection xx

    Sincerely, Sarah xx

    1. 😘 Thank you! It is such a gorgeous colour. Definitely a must have for any collection! 💕


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