The 12 Spring Nail Colors All Brides Need This Season

Show off your engagement ring with a new spring hue

Updated 04/09/19

Photography by Gema

Whether you're newly engaged (and showing off that ring) or mere weeks out from your spring wedding day, fresh spring nail polish colors are a must for brides as the weather warms.

Spring is the best time to bust out all the pretty pastels—and this includes on your nails and toes, too! But aside from the warm, candy-coated shades typically associated with the season, there are lots of other spring nail colors that are also perfect for a warm-weather bride.

'Tis the season for romantic hues on your fingertips! Here are 12 spring nail polish colors that'll take a bride-to-be from her bridal shower to the walk down the aisle, and they're all gorgeous in their own right.

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Morgan Taylor Platinum Nail Lacquer in Liquid Bling

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Kick off your bachelorette weekend with festive, glitter-packed nails. With clients like Emma Roberts, Viola Davis, and Hailee Steinfeld, celebrity manicurist Julie Kandalec knows how to make a statement with nails, and instead of going for a single spring nail color, she says to go for a color-shifter like Morgan Taylor Platinum nail lacquer in Liquid Bling. "It's a micro-holographic silver that's perfect from brunch to cocktails, and anything in between for your bachelorette party!"

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Essie Gel Couture by Reem Acra in Moments to Mrs

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Michelle Saunders, who manicures celebs with cool-girl style like Saoirse Ronan and Pink, recommends using your florals as an inspiration for your wedding-day nail color. "I love the Essie Gel Couture by Reem Acra in Moments to Mrs. because it reminds me of a shiny pink rose," she says. "Matching your nails to the floral bouquet is the perfect inspiration for brides."

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Chanel Le Vernis Longwear Nail Color in Ballerina

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For the big day, Julie says you can never go wrong with a classic. "Chanel Ballerina is the epitome of class," she says. "This milky-sheer shade can be layered for more coverage, or just used as a single layer for a chic and truly timeless mani." Nothing like a glossy blush manicure to get you in the mood for spring.

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Essie Nail Color in Need a Vacation

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Whether you're heading out on an African safari or lounging by the beach in Hawaii, Julie says punched-up flamingo pink shades are the best spring nail colors no matter where your travels take you on the honeymoon. "Essie's Need a Vacation is perfect for the beach or city—and for holding hands."

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Morgan Taylor Professional Nail Lacquer in I Feel Flower-Ful

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This soft dusty rose shade is reminiscent of a nude with just a pop of color. If you're looking to let your bling do the talking while your nails take a (pretty) backseat, this is the hue for you.

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Butter London Pantone Color of the Year 2019 Nail Lacquer

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Living Coral might be Pantone's color of the year, but it's especially perfect for springtime. This bright, tropical coral is bit bold, and it's a great option to carry you through your tropical honeymoon. With up to 10 days of color, this polish boasts long wear and chip resistance, all while being 8-free.

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Sally Hansen Color Therapy Nail Polish in Well, Well, Well

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Why not rock white from head to toe? (Literally.) A white manicure is just the right amount of pop and looks great on all skin tones, too. The Sally Hansen's Color Therapy line is made with a patented argan oil formula that nourishes and moisturizes nails, while providing up to 10 days of color.

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Chanel Le Vernis Longwear Nail Colour in Bleached Mauve

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If neutral is the name of your nail game, this is the shade for you. With a long-lasting, high-shine formula and hints of peach and taupe, Chanel's Bleached Mauve hue is a pretty spring nail color we can't help but love. Plus, the Bioceramics and Ceramides in the luxury polish will help strengthen your nails while beautifying them.

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Essie Spring 2019 Nail Polish Collection in A Touch of Sugar

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This sheer carnation pink nail polish color brings the sunshine indoors with its subtle golden shimmer. With a feminine vibe and rosy glow, this spring nail polish color reminds us of garden parties and fresh flowers.

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OPI Tokyo Nail Lacquer Collection in Kanpai OPI!

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Look no further than your fingertips for your something blue! This muted periwinkle creme has just a touch of grey for a beautiful, cloud-like color. (You'll be floating on cloud 9, after all!)

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OPI Tokyo Nail Lacquer Collection in Another Ramen-tic Evening

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This light and muted pink is full coverage and gives off cherry blossom vibes that are perfect for the season. Its creamy formula and gel-like finish ensures up to 11 days of wear, so you can trust that your mani will hold up through your wedding weekend and beyond.

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Zoya Pixie Dust Nail Polish in Tomoko

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Your ring shouldn't be the only thing to sparkle and shine on your big day. Adding a bit of glitter and glitz to your nails will draw just the right amount of attention, while adding a bit of glam to your look. This romantic champagne hue has just the right amount of shimmer.

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