Autumn Polishes - Berry Tones

I think everyone in the U.K has noticed that things have gone from mildly warm, to 'where is that jumper?' So we put away all the bright candy colours, and whip out all the warm berry tones. Here are six of my current favourites that are great for day wear, night wear, office wear and party time. I think these are perfect shades for all the fashion trends happening this season too, I think the darker polishes go best with the grunge trend. Also the colour berry in clothing is pretty huge this season, so these will finish the look.

  L-R Models Own :Pinky brown beetle juice
         Models Own : Vintage pink
Nails Inc:  Savile row
Barry M: Bright purple
Models Own : Magenta  divine
17:  High gloss Risky red

Models Own pinky brown beetle juice- I reviewed this polished not too long ago, and it's just amazing! It has a purple golden tone, and in the light it has a golden green undertone I love how it looks dramatically different from day to night. This polish is hard wearing and perfect for those who hate bitter but still like a little shimmer. These are priced at £5.00 GBP for 14ml from Models Own

Models Own vintage pink- Not really a nude as such, but if you prefer a more nature nail look this is going to be your shade. It's also perfect for work, or school nails, if you have to keep polish looking more professional than disco party time. I actual love to use this polish in a half moon design at the base of my nail, it looks great over darker tones and slivers.

Nails Inc savile row- A dark chocolate colour, that reminds me of velvet. This is great for a vampy, classic autumn nail. I think if you wanted to jazz it up a little, I would glue on some gems in golden tones which has been big this year on the catwalks. This is £8.69 for 10ml from Beauty Bay 

Barry M bright purple- If you can't resist a brighter shade, than this is the one for you. It's still a berry shade, but has the perfect pop of colour I think this is such a rich shade. I adore Barry M nail polish, they rarely chip and have a huge range of colours to pick from. They are priced at £2.99, from Barry M online.

Models Own magenta divine- It's a disco in a bottle, if your using it on it's own you need three coats at least for the full glitter effect. You can use it as a top coat over other colours too, so you can wear a plain nail polish for day add a coat of this bad boy and your ready for party time.

17 High gloss Risky red- Red is always going to be a classic, this is a great tone as it's not too vampy and not to bright. This is part of the high gloss range from 17, so there is no need for a top coat. Great for party nails in a hurry, it's £2.99 for 8ml and can be purchased from Boots.

I hope you enjoyed this, and you feel inspired about autumn. 


  1. great Fall picks! Can't believe how quickly the weather changed here in Canada either, seemed to be overnight!

  2. Am so glad we are coming into summer now :)

  3. These are all so pretty! I have Magenta Divine on my toes right now :)
    Love the look of the Barry M and 17 polishes! xx

  4. I am loving all things berry right now but hadn't thought of taking it as far as my nails!

  5. I am inspired - great photos - but I am lost too - which shades are where on the nail forms??? i got the bottle shot follow but I am all mixed up on the nails...can you label them please????

  6. I'm loving berry colours at the mo, perfect for autumn! That Barry M bright purple polish is such a gorgeous colour! xx

  7. Oh I love this! I'm getting kind of obsessed with berry tones recently & as I have finally managed to stop biting & grow my nails I'm getting quite a collection of nice polishes! I think I shall definitely be getting the Models Own beetlejuice one next time I'm shopping, absolutely gorgeous!

  8. Ooooh.. I adore the Beetle juice polish. I could happily just sit and look at it in its bottle!

  9. I can't decide on a favourite here, they all look so nice! I'm a sucker for berry tones though! ;) xo

  10. The models own beetle juice one looks AMAZING! I have to get that! Pretty nail polishes.

  11. love those two modelsown nail polishes, i really like their products and i love that they're so cheap too!

    little henry lee

  12. I have the Beetlejuice and 17 polishes, both absolutely amazing - I love them! I'm a huge Barry M fan too, think that purple may the next one I add to my collection ;-)

  13. The first one is so pretty! Perfect for fall!

    The Puzzle of Sandra's Life


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