7 New Dark Nail Colors to Try This Fall

Explore your dark side this fall with a gothic manicure. Here, W editors reveal their favorite hues to try right now.

NARS nail polish in La Notte

“To me, this perfect blue is just as classic as nude or red.” – Sue Williamson, Digital Editor

Jin Soon nail polish in Blue Iris, $18,


“This charcoal color is so sleek for fall.” – Sarah Leon, Senior Digital Editor

Jennifer Fisher Jewelry x RGB Cosmetics Fighter, $18,


“My incurable obsession with reds is going to the next level, thanks to this deep hue.” – Mia Adorante, Assistant Beauty Editor

Formula X nail polish in Ignite, $11,


“A chic, understated khaki green is a nice surprise.” – Jane Larkworthy, Beauty Director

Marc Jacobs nail polish in It’s Not Easy Being Green, $18,


“I’m always looking for the perfect fall blue. This one is nice and dark but not overpowering. – Gillian Sagansky, Assistant to the Editor in Chief

NARS nail polish in La Notte, $20,


“I love a dark purple polish and this Dolce & Gabbana lacquer is super rich.” – Emilia Petrarca, Associate Digital Editor

Dolce & Gabbana nail polish in Amethyst, $27,


“Wearing flat black polish can feel a little too goth for me. This glitter inflected concoction is a more playful and complex take on a darker nail outlook.” – Vanessa Lawrence, Features Writer

Rescue Beauty Lounge fashion polish in Blogger 2.0, $20,