Emerald City: Color Trend Report for 2013

From left: Creatures of the Wind Spring 2013, Burberry Spring 2013, and Acne Spring 2013

It’s the color of gemstones, Ireland, and 2013. That’s right, emerald has been declared the official color of the upcoming year. Citing its association with “renewal and rejuvenation,” the color experts at Pantone have christened emerald the latest “it” color, replacing Tangerine Tango (that orange tone is so 2012).

Next year’s favorite blue-green hue popped up all over spring’s runways, and you can expect to see a lot more coming soon. We’ve rounded up 10 viridian pieces that will surely make you green with envy.


Click on the slideshow to see our roundup of emerald-hued pieces.