When your mood starts to rival the dismal weather forecast, beauty can be your last priority. But what if we told you that embracing winter’s gloom is on-trend? These 10 dreary-chic nail colors will have you sloshing through puddles to get to your manicurist for a seasonally appropriate polish job.
The name of this polish says it all: Only an expertly made latte will cheer you up when there’s a 90% chance of snow, and this alluring brown hue will remind you of your favorite hot beverage every time you look down at your nails.
Greige—when gray met beige—is the new black. This wintry neutral embodies storm clouds and overcast skies, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop wearing it after all the snow melts.
Stormy Weather, Deborah Lippmann ($18). Barneys New York, 3040 M St. NW, 202-350-5832
If the sky were this color we’d be worried, but on nails, this modern granite shade looks striking. We’d expect nothing less from a polish called Stormy Weather created in collaboration with designer Narciso Rodriguez.