10 Style Secrets That Prove It IS Easy Being Green

Glinting ocean tones, freshly cut grass, tropical flora and fauna...what's not to love? Green's our thing.
Evoking all things "summer," our friend emerald is giving our seasonal wardrobes a major makeover. It’s bold and it’s bright, but we’re telling you, it’s totally easy to pull off. So take cover, khaki — we're about to prove that this much-maligned hue is basically a neutral.
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Photo: Courtesy of ASOS
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Be bold and work a block colour. Team with a tan, but beware of compliments.

ASOS Ribbed Skater Dress, £40, available at ASOS.
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Take inspiration from the Quality Street tin and add a glitzy green to the mix. Team a metallic emerald with matte black for an electrifying effect.

Misguided Reese Embroidered Minidress, £39.99, available at Misguided.
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Emerald isn’t just for dressing up. Dress it down for a weekend of running around town, with a coloured-denim look.

Yayer Dungarees, £40, available at Yayer.
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Not ready for a bold block colour? Dip your feet into the world of colour by opting for emerald in a summery print.

Saloni Marie Emerald Print Top, £155, available at Matches Fashion.
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At work, opt for a classic shift dress in a emerald hue, and pair it with a tailored cream blazer.

Reiss Jersey Shift Dress, £60, available at Reiss.
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Let your shoes do the talking — show off your bright side with a pair of fierce sandals.

Zara Ankle Strap Sandals, £49.99, available at Zara.
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Bulging bank accounts aren’t the only way to get on board with jewelled emerald tones — the high street has plenty of fantastic options.

H&M Dress, £19.99, available at H&M.
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Who said emeralds were expensive? You can dazzle with the help of striking (but faux) accessories, too.

River Island Oversized Drop Earrings, £18, available at River Island.
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Let the green lead the way in a creatively color-blocked outfit.

Lavish Alice Striped Cotton Jumper, £38, available at Lavish Alice.
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Love lace? It looks better in a luxurious emerald!

M&S Short Sleeve Blouse With Camisole, £29.50, available at M&S.
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