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As the long weekend approaches, the chatter around the office is all about our toes. Vain, I know, but we can't very well be prancing around in sandals for four days with our nails a mess. Last month, we guided you in finding the best polish to suit your personality. This time, we look at the most fun part of picking a new shade: the name. "Starter Wife" anyone? Here, our favorite five hues with Southern-inspired monikers that help you show off your Dixie love from head-to-toe. Plus, matching sandals!

1. Austin-Tatious Turquoise. A jewel tone is elegant against a black-and-white backdrop. Shoes: Madewell The Thea Sandals in Ticking Stripe, $98

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2. Essie's Foot Loose. The sandal's jewels play off the purple tones of the polish. Shoes: Seosto Miucci, Calley; $130

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3. Essie's Miami Nice. Whether you consider Miami Southern or not, you can't deny this pink is as hot as the city's it's named after. The flats enhance the tropical feel. Shoes: J. Crew Collection Woven Raffia Tie-Front Sandals, $268

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4. OPI's Y'all Come Back Ya Hear? Let the vibrancy of this color stand out with a neutral (and super cool) sandal. Shoes: Rowen, Thompsonl; $62.50

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5. Essie's Scarlett O'Hara. Any modern-day Scarlett knows faux snakeskin is an easy ticket to looking luxe. Shoes: Rebecca Minkoff Lore Sandals, $95

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6. Sally Hansen's Mudslide. With the flat's hand-painted motifs and the polish's demure appeal, this pairing is as sweet as a Mississippi Mudslide. Shoes: Ancient Greek Sandals Clio Painted, $240

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7. Sally Hansen's Peach of Cake. The floral embellishments of these chic espadrilles enhances the peachy tones of the polish. REDVALENTINO Embellished Espadrille Sandals, $177

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8. Essie's Dive Bar. What better way to end a summer night than by eating a greasy grilled cheese and dancing to live music at your local dive (hey Marty's!)? Neon sandals ensure the dark hue isn't serious. Shoes: Charles Keith Multi Colour Sandals, $43

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Did we miss any Southern-inspired colors you love? Tell us in the comments!