24 Of Our Favourite Winter Nail Shades

By Megan O'Reilly | 2nd November 2022
Winter nails

Winter can be a dull time- shorter days, darker nights- but that doesn’t mean your mani has to be. From rich reds to festive sparkles, adding a little bit of colour to your nails can be the ideal pick me up for when the temperature drops.

A classic winter colour has to be a deep plum, like OPI’s Black Cherry Chutney, which pairs perfectly with any cozy outfit. For those who wants something not so intense, Diors’s Rouge 999 is the most gorgeous sleek red for a modern twist on the traditional red manicure.

Green seems to still reign supreme as the nail trend for 2022, and winter is no exception. Think forest greens and shimmery jewel tones, which contrast nicely with winter whites and neutral palettes- Shoreditch Nails’ polish in ‘The Victoria Park’ is our new manicure staple.

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Sequins and sparkles are on the agenda for the month of December, and they’re not just for your LBD. Ciaté have a shimmery peach that will elevate any partywear, two coats and you are good to go. Add a chunky glitter top coat for a little extra glitz with minimum effort.

Read on for our picks of the best festive and wintery colours to add to your collection.

Nailberry have a shimmery rose gold which will elevate any partywear, two coats and you are good to go.

Deep Plums



Chrome is the perfect manicure to spice up your outfits for the party season. Beauty Pie's Hi Ho Silver is the one-step-wonder for shiny, outer space nails. You're sure to have the most eye-catching mani at any festivites.

Sequins & Sparkles

Greens are everywhere this year. Transition your lighter Autumn tones to rich fern greens, or why not try a twist on a french manicure? Follow your natural nail end in a semi circle with your green of choice, and top with a coat of shiny clear polish for a quick but cool french tip.


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Winter Whites

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