A yearly tradition would have us look at the Pantone Color of the Year 2017, and the global authority on color has chosen the color green. It looks like the year ahead is going to be very vibrant and alive with this hue. Who wouldn’t think that way when this color is almost always associated with life and nature? As a homage to the color that will take this year by storm, here are cute outfit ideas you can hack.
How To Wear Pantone Color of the Year 2017?
Is it finally sinking in that it’s now 2017? I know placing the date can get quite tricky in the advent of the new year, with many of us still writing 2016 instead of 2017. Things really need some getting used to. However, your fashion should always be on point, and there’s no better way to do that than get some inspiration from the Pantone Color of the Year 2017.
The color authority has spoken and placed green on the pedestal of fashion this year. “Color of life” as many may call it, green is also closely associated with energy, nature, freshness and the environment. The Pantone Color of the Year 2017 is an absolutely gorgeous hue that can work well with so many other colors. This is the reason why I’m so thrilled planning my cute outfits wearing this year’s color.
I already have so many fashion pieces in mind, and I’m sharing them with you today! Yes, you don’t have to look further for fashion inspiration using the Pantone Color of the Year 2017. I’ve got you covered with these hard to miss items.
1. Bomber Jacket
Bomber jackets are still hot fashion items this year. Channel your inner rocker chick by opting for a head-to-toe black outfit and finish it off with a Pantone Color of the Year 2017 bomber jacket. There’s no going wrong with something this chic and sophisticated.
2. Off the shoulder Dress
Go all-out girly in an off the shoulder dress. It’s perfect for date night or dinner with friends. You can complete the look with nude, open-toe heels and a super cute clutch bag. Who can go wrong with this combo?
3. Simple Tee Shirt
A simple tee in Pantone Color of the Year 2017 is a definite closet must-have. T-shirts will never ever go out of style. A matter of styling though would spell the difference in your overall look. If you want to opt for a super casual look, wear the shirt with your favorite jeans and go-to sneakers. If you want to go the glam route, pair it with a skirt then accessorize with a statement necklace and stilettos.
4. Knee-length Skirt
How about a skirt in Pantone Color of the Year 2017? It’s a fun piece you can include as your wardrobe staple. Wear it for a stroll in the mall, as an OOTD for your travel or off to work. The possibilities are limitless depending on your personal choice and style. Style tip: choose different hues of nude for everything else in your outfit to let the color green shine.
5. Laid-back Army Green Cardigan
We all need a good cardigan in our lives. It keeps us warm, adds interest to an otherwise plain get-up and is a no-fail fashion accessory. Pair yours with a white blouse, go-to jeans, and simple accessories. Stunning!
Bright colors are really tricky to wear when it comes to leggings, but that doesn’t mean you can’t wear the Pantone color of the year with your leggings. What you can do is choose a darker green color like this olive green pants here. It will look perfect with neutral shirts or sweatshirts.
7. Forest Green Scarf
You can wear this year’s Pantone color with scarves as well. You don’t have to change your wardrobe you just have to have the right accessories.
8. Wear it With Your Green Bag
Green bags are cute and fun. They can be bright or dark, it’s your choice. You can wear it with an all black outfit or with a laid back outfit. Whatever your choice is, you’ll never go wrong with a green bag as long as you stick with the neutrals. If you want to get a little risky, you can pair it with a pink blouse or a pink shoes too.
9. Vintage Green Shoes
If you want to play subtle in wearing the Pantone color of the year, then your best bet is wearing a green shoes. Not too loud but will certainly create an interest to your outfit.
Do you think you’re brave enough to wear this year’s Pantone color of the year like this eyeshadow art below?
Here’s more fashion inspiration to guide your way around the Pantone Color of the Year 2017 from All New Fashion Trends:
Now, you’re all set to conquer the Pantone Color of the Year 2017 with these fashion ideas. The list I have here is just a guide, though. Ultimately, what matters most is your personal style and comfort. Go ahead! Play with your outfit. You might be pleasantly surprised at how great you’ll look and feel if you follow your gut. It wouldn’t hurt as well if you complete your look with a smokey eye makeup.
Pair your outfit with these booties from Mason and Ivy for a more spot on look:
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