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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.
10/09/2015 03:04pm ET | Updated December 6, 2017
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By Sue Williamson, W Magazine.

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

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"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, jinsoon.com.

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"This charcoal color is so sleek for fall." - Sarah Leon, Senior Digital Editor
Jennifer Fisher Jewelry x RGB Cosmetics Fighter, $18, rgbcosmetics.com.

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"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, sephora.com.

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"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, marcjacobsbeauty.com.

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"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, narscosmetics.com.

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"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, saksfifthavenue.com.

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"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, rescuebeauty.com.

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