" A refreshing and revitalizing shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings ".
According to Pantone , the color for 2017 is Greenery! Think Plant-life and colors you would find in nature. Think of a Rain-forest and the lush green vegetation that naturally draws your eyes in and give you that sense of appreciation for all the beautiful things nature has to offer. Keep reading as we decode this color and tell you how to wear it.
Greenery is a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring when nature’s greens revive, restore and renew. Illustrative of flourishing foliage and the lushness of the great outdoors, the fortifying attributes of Greenery signals consumers to take a deep breath, oxygenate and reinvigorate. https://www.pantone.com/color-of-the-year-2017
How to Wear It
Greenery is deemed as "Natures' Neutral" and is a "trans-seasonal" color that can be paired with several colors. It can be paired with bright bold colors like Blazing Yellow and Orange or muted colors like "Silt Green" and "Rich Gold". If you decide to wear this color I would recommend paring it with other colors that compliment your skin tone as colors that look good on one person might not look good on another person. The great thing about Greenery is that it will never really go out of style so you don't have to worry about it being around "trend" that will sit in your Closet until it become fashionable again .. In 10 years !!!
If you keep up with Award Shows you would have noticed there is always that one color that all the Celebrities seem to wear. You might have seen Greenery on stars like Beyonce' and Adele and not think much of it because Designers and Celebs always seem to have a jump on trends.
As it relates to this color , less is definitely more! Do not go overkill and end up looking like "moss" as this color is pretty close to that . Pick a specific direction for your outfit , have fun with it and above all , be confident!
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