4 New Shades of Green to Avoid Getting Pinched on St. Patty’s Day
The key to making your colleagues green with envy on St. Patty’s Day? Any one of these hot new hues would do the trick, plus steer you in the clear of any pinches while you’re at it. Going green à la St. Patrick may feel more cheesy than festive sometimes, but a new take on the earthy shade could be just the thing you need to keep the luck of the Irish on your side—tomorrow, through the season and into fall.
From minty fresh to bright and bold turquoise, which shade is your fave?
(1) MINT MEDLEY >> Cleanse your color palette with an amped-up take on mint.
Photos, from left: Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2011 (Frazer Harrison/Getty/IMG), Christopher Kane Spring 2011 (Ian Gavan/Getty), Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2011 (Frazer Harrison/Getty/IMG).
(2) EMERALD RICHES >> Rival the beauty of a precious stone in deep, saturated shades.
Photos, from left: Oscar de la Renta Spring 2011 (Jemal Countess/Getty), 3.1 Phillip Lim Spring 2011 (Jeff Gentner/Getty), Proenza Schouler Spring 2011 (Jemal Countess/Getty).
(3) BLUE CRUSH >> Get swept away in ocean-inspired hues and blues.
Photos, from left: Michael Kors Spring 2011 (Frazer Harrison/Getty), Tory Burch Spring 2011 (Donald Bowers/Getty), Michael Kors Spring 2011 (Frazer Harrison/Getty).
(4) SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS >>Tip toe through blades of muted greens.
Photos, from left: Fendi Spring 2011 (Christophe Simon/Getty), Fendi Spring 2011 (Christophe Simon/Getty), DKNY Spring 2011 (Stephen Lovekin/Getty).