Orange tends to be a divisive color, but even if you've declared everything with a detectable apricot undertone out-of-bounds for autumn, one look at
fall's freshest manis — complete with pops of pumpkin and sparkly cinnamon accents — might change your mind. When it does, we've rounded up our current favorite bottled-up oranges, all of which will deliver the most flattering burnished glow to your fingers and toes. From rusted terra cotta and honey mustard to brighter tangerine and mandarin, find your foolproof guide to the best orange nail polish, ahead. At Refinery29, we’re here to help you navigate this overwhelming world of stuff. All of our market picks are independently selected and curated by the editorial team. If you buy something we link to on our site, Refinery29 may earn commission. OPI My Italian Is A Little Rusty
If you're looking for an orange that stops just short of pumpkin, go for
OPI's fall-perfect blend
of cinnamon and caramel.
My Italian is a Little Rusty, $, available at
OPI More Pear Nova It's Summer Somewhere
At the sweet spot between
and autumnal orange lives this Pear Nova polish. Consider it the perfect color to match your endless-summer mood.
It’s Summer Somewhere, $, available at
Pear Nova More Habit Cosmetics 42 Cavalier
Not only is this honey-mustard orange a fashionable add to your polish collection, the formula is
non-toxic and vegan
, and the cute bamboo-capped bottle is sustainably packaged using post-recycled plastic.
Non-Toxic + Vegan Nail Polish in 42 Cavalier, $, available at
Habit Cosmetics More Essie Don't Be Spotted
This cheetah-orange shade from
Essie's fall collection
is infused with flecks of glitter to give your mani a
don't be spotted, $, available at
Essie More Janet & Jo The Phoenix
If you bottled up the iPhone fire emoji, it would melt down to this color. The opaque, fiery red really pops, and flatters every skin tone.
Janet & Jo
The Phoenix, $, available at
Janet & Jo More Auda B Paradise Sunset Blvd
One coat of this glossy
will give you a your-nails-but-better shine, while three will give you a more pigmented opaque finish.
Paradise Sunset Blvd, $, available at
AudaB More Story continues Polish & Co Dreamsicle
Creamsicle might sound too summer-y, but this polish actually has a hint of a warm-red undertone that gives it a foliage vibe.
Polish & Co
Dreamsicle, $, available at
Polish & Co More Sally Hansen Sunkissed
in September, give your nails a similar treatment with this $3 shade by Sally Hansen.
Sally Hansen Xtreme Wear Nail Polish - 0.4 fl oz, $, available at
Target More Smith & Cult Tang Bang
This deep orange is
much easier on the eyes than the artificially-flavored astronaut drink of a very similar name.
Smith & Cult
Nail Polish in Tang Bang, $, available at
Amazon More Chanel 560 Coquillage
This peach with a hint of golden iridescence is the chicest way to bring a
into the fall season.
LE VERNIS Longwear Nail Colour, $, available at
Chanel More Paintbox Like Spice
A burnished terra cotta like this brick shade by
may be the most understated way to approach an orange mani.
Nail Lacquer in Like Spice, $, available at
Paintbox More Christian Louboutin Beauty Crosta Meteor
When we ask nail pros to name their favorite
neon nail polish
— be it
or this traffic-cone orange — this pointy, calligraphy-style bottle courtesy of Christian Louboutin always earns a mention.
Christian Louboutin Beauty
Nail Polish - Crosta Meteor, $, available at
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