St. Patrick’s Day is coming, lovely leprechauns! Decking yourself in green from head to toe may not be your thing, so opt for some green fingertips instead! It’s a chic way to not get pinched. Check out these Ireland-inspired polishes for a glamorous green mani that’s sure to have you feeling lucky — Irish or not!
St. Patrick’s Day parties are even more festive when you have an iridescent mani as your plus-one! Even in a sea of green, all eyes will be on you with this polish from Essie’s Shimmer Brights Collection.
Sadly, glitter nails aren’t appropriate for every event, but this is one occasion where sparkly green tips will fit right in! Don’t mind the (other) holiday-themed name, because this polish is right on point for St. Patrick’s Day activities.
Give your green some dimension with this glimmering ultra chrome hue from ILNP. The shade shifts from glowing green to refreshingly cool blue, with hints of golden flecks throughout. It’s a good look for your tips on St. Patrick’s Day and beyond!
Excuse the rhyme, but khaki can be tacky. Unless we’re going for a military motif, it’s not a color we’d normally gravitate toward, but butter LONDON’s quirky lacquer is anything but dowdy.
An alternative to the variation of mossy and electric hues you’d expect to see flailing about on St. Patrick’s Day, British Khaki stays cool, calm, and collected over tips that go with the flow of a bar crawl or enjoying a few beers with friends at the pub.
Essie’s brilliant kelly green nail polish was made for St. Patrick’s Day shenanigans, bright enough to attract attention, but subtle enough to avoid being the center of it. Inspired by the California coast, this nails down your spring break shade, inspiring road trips with the girls or sightseeing with your beau.
We don’t necessarily think “mint” when we think “leprechaun,” but springtime is also Easter season, and Marc Jacobs’ creamy, opaque coat would look gorgeous paired with your Sunday best.
The Irish like their green like they like their beer: dark. Smith & Cult’s hunter hue is not only on-theme, but it’s fashion-forward with rich blue undertones to really give the shade a dramatic touch.
The sophisticated hue is great for date night, and with St. Paddy’s around the corner, now would be a good time to ask that cutie you have your eye on to share a pint.
If you really want to stand out in the crowd, a set of neon green tips will do the trick! This ultra-bright shade brings the St. Paddy’s Day festivities wherever you go.
In honor of the Irish saint and his homeland, we couldn’t leave out this green ZOYA hue. The gorgeous combination of blue and yellow undertones creates such a flattering shade for all skin tones, with an opaque finish that makes the hue work-appropriate.
An exclusive polish from the brand’s New Orleans collection, this hue from O.P.I. embodies the first bite of a pickle. The edgy green embossed in a shine-finish makes for an epic mani.