The 16 Prettiest Nail Colors We Keep Seeing on the Fashion Set

There's a lot to consider when selecting the right nail polish. Does it complement your skin tone? Is it versatile enough to wear with your favorite clothes? Does it look expensive (but is actually cheap)? While it's typically pretty simple to answer all these questions ourselves, there's also a very stylish crew we can look to for nail inspiration: the fashion set.

This flock of street style models, bloggers, and cool girls are not only clued in to the most of-the-moment sartorial selections, but they've also got a finger on the pulse of the prettiest and often most unexpected nail colors out there. They've got eyes for aesthetics, after all, so it makes perfect sense that such good taste would extend to the tips of their fingers.

Consider this your go-to guide of polishes you've been overlooking, and check out the 16 pretty nail colors we see fashion girls wearing all the time. Don't forget to screenshot your favorites and shop the polishes to try them out for yourself.

1. Crimson

Pretty Nail Colors: Crimson



There's nothing more chic than a classic red manicure.

2. Olive Green

This muted green hue is so cool and so beautiful.

3. Light Brown

Pretty Nail Colors: Light Brown



Although it's a step beyond a basic beige, this rich brown color is still so versatile.

4. White Pearl

Pretty Nail Colors: White Pearl



This soft, shimmery glaze is totally elevated.

5. Yellow Chiffon

Custard, but make it fashion.

6. Lime Green

Pretty Nail Colors: Lime Green



This highlighter hue is bold and surprisingly chic.

7. Coral

This fun orangey-red is a more playful take on a classic crimson manicure.

8. Sand

Pretty Nail Colors: Sand



This standout neutral makes a statement without going overboard.

9. Lilac

Pretty Nail Colors: Lilac



This is the perfect spring manicure color.

10. Deep Gray

Pretty Nail Colors: Deep Gray



We love this blue-gray color hybrid.

11. Blush Pink

Pretty Nail Colors: Blush Pink



It doesn't get much prettier than this delicate pink.

12. Dark Plum

Pretty Nail Colors: Dark Plum



Ultraviolet nail color.

13. Baby Blue

Pretty Nail Colors: Baby Blue



soft pastel is always a good idea.

14. Opaque Peach

Pretty Nail Colors: opaque Peach



So much yes.

15. Espresso

Pretty Nail Colors: Espresso



From coats to nail polish, deep brown is so in right now.

16. Starry Black

Pretty Nail Colors: Starry Black



Blast off.

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This article was originally published at an earlier date and has been updated.

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