How to Wear the Blue Nail Polish Trend For Summer 2011 5 Different Ways to Wear One of This Season's Trendiest Polish Colors by Jaime Richards 10/6/11 7 Reactions 2 Shares Print 0 0 2 0 0 Celebrities are always keeping on top of the trends, and it seems like blue nail polish is set to have a moment. Blue is a great shade because it can really set a mood. Depending on its tone and finish, blue can range from playful and bright to sophisticated and alluring. See five different ways to wear the hot color now. Source: WireImage, Getty Start With a Contrasting Color What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Blue and orange are opposites on the color wheel, and that means when they're worn together, they'll both stand out. So get out that orange top you've been meaning to sport and paint a pretty pastel shade on your nails, like Hilary Duff. Try OPI's What's with the Cattitude? ($8). Source: WireImage, Getty 1 / 5 Electric Feel What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 For a truly bold statement, go with an electric blue shade just like Janet Jackson. Wear it with jewel-toned clothing to really make it pop. Try Forever 21's Electric Blue ($3). Source: WireImage, Getty 2 / 5 Channel Your Inner Rocker What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 In lieu of black eyeliner during hot months, I always like to switch it up with something different, like an edgy deep blue. The same principle can be applied to nails, too. At the 2011 MTV Movie Awards, Kristen Stewart's dark blue polish — Essie's Midnight Cami ($8) — was more intriguing than black. Source: WireImage 3 / 5 Prim and Proper What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lauren Conrad was sophisticated in a cream-colored blouse, red lipstick, and big-time bun. But it was her matte, steel blue polish that really brought it all together. Try Orly's Blue Suede ($8). Source: Getty 4 / 5 As an Accessory to an Accessory What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Coordinating your cosmetics to your accessories can be tricky to pull off, but let Kirsten Dunst be an example of how to pull it off successfully. Her robin egg blue polish complements her deep turquoise tuxedo lapel, without being too matchy-matchy. Try China Glaze's For Audrey ($6). Source: WireImage 6 / 5 5 Different Ways to Wear One of This Season's Trendiest Polish Colors originally posted on POPSUGAR Beauty 0 0 2 0 0 Back to Homepage Read More Blue Nail PolishNail PolishTrend Alert Nail Polish Up Close With the Best Manicures at the People's Choice Awards 09/1 Turn Your Red Nail Polish Into Festive Candy Cane Nail Art 13/12/13 Zoom In on the Manicures From the AMAs and More! 25/11/13 25 Cute and Creepy Nail Art Ideas For Halloween 31/10/13 Love It or Leave It? Kim's White Engagement Ring Manicure 28/10/13 Coming in January: Gwen Stefani by OPI! 09/10/13 Blue Nail Polish The Hottest Nail Colour For Fall 10/9/11 Trend Alert: Royal Blue Beauty Products 25/4/11 Whose Blue Nail Polish Do You Prefer? 15/9/09 EricaJane 2 years me too! EricaJane 2 years me too! littlemunchkin 2 years Love Janets electric blue, and Laurens more matted version!