OPI Just Dropped Its Summer Collection — & Every Shade Is Cali Fresh

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Every season, OPI drops a collection that draws color-palette inspiration from a remote destination. In the past, we've seen a bottled-up version of Scottish highlands and a rich burgundy sourced from a Tuscan winery outside of Milan. This summer, OPI brings us something brighter with a collection inspired by the tones — and vibes — of Malibu, California.

According to brand founder Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, the tonal assortment pulls from "strawberry sunsets" and "seaside cliffs" that inspire "unexpected and dynamic nail art, like bright punches of color layered over neutrals." The Malibu 2021 collection just launched online at OPI and Ulta Beauty, and the shades are selling fast, so grab your favorite — before you see it wrapped around someone else's golden-hour cocktail.

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<h3>Strawberry Waves Forever</h3><br>This <a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/light-pink-nail-polish" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:sparkling pink" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">sparkling pink</a> shade pulls inspiration from the drink you want to be sipping at 5:30 p.m. every Friday from now through Labor Day: A strawberry margarita on the rocks. <br><br><strong>OPI</strong> Strawberry Waves Forever, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ulta.com%2Fp%2Fmalibu-nail-lacquer-collection-pimprod2024449" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>

Strawberry Waves Forever


This sparkling pink shade pulls inspiration from the drink you want to be sipping at 5:30 p.m. every Friday from now through Labor Day: A strawberry margarita on the rocks.

OPI Strawberry Waves Forever, $, available at Ulta
<h3>Mali-blue Shore</h3><br>For vacation season, this is the perfect <a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/light-blue-nail-polish" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:baby blue" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">baby blue</a> to wear on your toes — before they get good and sandy.<br><br><strong>OPI</strong> Mali-blue Shore, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ulta.com%2Fp%2Fmalibu-nail-lacquer-collection-pimprod2024449" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>

Mali-blue Shore


For vacation season, this is the perfect baby blue to wear on your toes — before they get good and sandy.

OPI Mali-blue Shore, $, available at Ulta
<h3>The Sound of Vibrance</h3><br>Try this bright purple as the accent shade for your next <a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/colorful-french-manicure-ideas" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:colorful French manicure." class="link rapid-noclick-resp">colorful French manicure.</a><br><br><strong>OPI</strong> The Sound of Vibrance, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ulta.com%2Fp%2Fmalibu-nail-lacquer-collection-pimprod2024449" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>

The Sound of Vibrance


Try this bright purple as the accent shade for your next colorful French manicure.

OPI The Sound of Vibrance, $, available at Ulta
<h3>Pear-adise Cove</h3><br><a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/green-nail-polish" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Chartreuse green" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Chartreuse green</a> with a hint of yellow, this pear tone is cool, unexpected, and super flattering.<br><br><strong>OPI</strong> Pear-adise Cove, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ulta.com%2Fp%2Fmalibu-nail-lacquer-collection-pimprod2024449" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>

Pear-adise Cove


Chartreuse green with a hint of yellow, this pear tone is cool, unexpected, and super flattering.

OPI Pear-adise Cove, $, available at Ulta
<h3>Marigolden Hour</h3><br>A <a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/yellow-nail-polish" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:plated-gold manicure" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">plated-gold manicure</a> is best paired with a matching stack of bracelets laddering up your wrist.<br><br><strong>OPI</strong> Marigolden Hour, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ulta.com%2Fp%2Fmalibu-nail-lacquer-collection-pimprod2024449" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>

Marigolden Hour


A plated-gold manicure is best paired with a matching stack of bracelets laddering up your wrist.

OPI Marigolden Hour, $, available at Ulta
<h3>PCH Love Song</h3><br>If you don't usually wear orange, consider this $10.50 bottle the summer accessory you didn't even know you needed.<br><br><strong>OPI</strong> PCH Love Song, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ulta.com%2Fp%2Fmalibu-nail-lacquer-collection-pimprod2024449" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>

PCH Love Song


If you don't usually wear orange, consider this $10.50 bottle the summer accessory you didn't even know you needed.

OPI PCH Love Song, $, available at Ulta
<h3>From Dusk til Dune</h3><br>This is a your-nails-but-better pink: soft and sheer in color with a teeny-tiny bit <a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/glitter-nail-polish" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:sparkle" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">sparkle</a>.<br><br><strong>OPI</strong> From Dusk til Dune, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ulta.com%2Fp%2Fmalibu-nail-lacquer-collection-pimprod2024449" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ulta" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ulta</a>

From Dusk til Dune


This is a your-nails-but-better pink: soft and sheer in color with a teeny-tiny bit sparkle.

OPI From Dusk til Dune, $, available at Ulta

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