The new black
This autumn, ladies are wearing their blue nails darker than ever, prompting a sea of confused faces as onlookers try to work out whether it’s blue or black. This depthy colour is a versatile but subtle twist on the black nail, and is a fantastic way to add a sophisticated edge to any outfit.
See our top picks for dark navy nails below:
- Chanel Le Vernis Nail Colour in Blue Satin – £17.50
This may come with a hefty price tag but there is a reason it’s a firm favourite among celebs. This beautiful deep blue shade will have your friends gazing adoringly at your nails. Just be sure to pop on a top coat – despite the cost Chanel polish has a habit of chipping.
- Nails Inc polish in Motcomb Street – £11
This deep academy blue suits all skin tones and makes a perfect day-to-night shade.
- Essie Nail Polish in After School Boy Blazer – £10.95
This shade was released as part of Essie’s autumn collection and boy has it caused a stir. This gorgeous winter hue has already cemented itself among the seasons best-sellers, so be sure to pick one up while you still can.
- Rimmel Salon Pro by Kate Nail Polish in Rhythm and Blues – £4.49
This high-shine super affordable polish is a great way to dip your toe into the navy trend. The Kate Moss polishes also now come with a precision maxi brush, making application both a pleasure and a breeze.
Do you have any navy nail polish recommendations? If so we would love to hear them in the comments below.