The Gilded Age Of Nail Polish

Gold glitter top coats are this season's statement necklace. And they fit nicely under Christmas-morning pillows.

Glitter Nail Polish

Despite being the most festive of all holiday nail options, glitter nail polish can sometimes come off more mall princess than actual sophisticated option. This season's offerings though are a little more—drum/eye roll, please—polished. Here, three options that, whether worn on their own or as a means of accenting a colorful base, produce mesmerizing results.

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Globe Walk Snow Globe Nail Polish

Globe Walk Snow Globe Nail polish
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Nails Inc., deliver a novel creation that features a wondrous snowglobe effect; shake it gently for a hint of sparkle, and vigorously for a healthy dose. Or just put it on your shelf, and look at it.

$15, nailsinc.com.

Le Top Coat Lamé in Rouge Noir

Chanel marry grunge and sophistication with its sheer black-red lacquer and metallic fleck blend inspired by the brand's '90s cult classic shade, Vamp.

$27, chanel.com.

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JINsoon Nail Polish in Guild

JINsoon's take consists of scattered shards of gold and white, yielding a unique finish with each use. Jin Soon Choi, the manicurist behind the brand, recommends applying the topping from just the base of the nail to the center for a modern twist on a festive look.

$18, sephora.com.

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