While bright colors are making the way for Spring and Summer, pastels are definitely making a wave for the upcoming seasons. Not a fan of the bright colors? A more subtle color to pop out is definitely mint. Whether it be in clothes, handbags, shoes, even down to your finger nails, mint can be the hot color for almost everyone this Spring/Summer.
For a simple day to night dress, mint can be a great color to wear! It is perfect for day because it is light and carefree but can also be dressed up and perfect for nighttime events. This dress is definitely affordable and can easily be made unique with different accessory ideas. If you are not into the whole color blocking concept, keeping it simple with a solid color dress is the way to go.
LuLu*s Wear in the World Mint Green Dress, lulus.com, $40
For a different look (keeping it all in the mint or green family), a long skirt and cute top are a fun way to spice up your clothing. An outfit like this is perfect for daytime activities or parties. It is a fun way to be different with the mint colors.
LuLu*s Entertain-Mint Tonight Mint Green Maxi Dress, lulus.com, $58
Not into making the whole outfit about mint? Accessories are a fun way to bust out this color without being overboard. Whether it be nail polish, jewelry, sunglasses, or even just your lip balm mint can still make a way into your life for this Spring/Summer. Here are some cute ideas and ways to bring mint into your life!
1. eos Sweet Mint Organic Lip Balm Sphere, target.com, $3.14; 2. Ray-Ban Erika Sunglasses, ray-ban.com, $109; 3. Make a State-Mint Headband, modcloth.com, $13.99; 4. Essie in Mint Candy Apple, essie.com, $8; 5. Chanel Chic Mint Green Lambskin Flap Bag Spring Purse; 6. Ladurée Mint & Anise Macarons; 7. RAIN Mint Stretch Stone Bracelet, endless.com, $72
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Mint can even be great for the office or at work. With a classy pencil skirt, it can definitely be brought into the workplace with you. This skirt is great for going from work to out because it can it can easily be transformed with what skirt you are wearing with it. A quick change from a classic blouse to a fun top like below can be the difference from work to out with friends.
Paprika Peplum Belted Skirt, asos.com, $39.99 (sale)
Some different shoe options are pretty simple to find online or in the stores. This color is pretty prominent for Spring/Summer so whether or not you're looking for cheap or expensive shoes, do not fear. There are plenty of options!
Jeffrey Campbell Lita Platform Boot in Mint Suede, solestruck.com, $159.95
Jeffrey Campbell Mint Wedge, solestruck.com, $114.95
Giuseppe Zanotti Mint Green Suede Pumps, ssense.com, $795
Scooter Sporty Platform Sandal, topshop.com, £78
Valentina Heart Ballet Pumps in Mint, topshop.com, $36
Or if you just want to get an idea of how to put different mint outfits together, of course, celebrities are a great option to look at when trying to form outfits. The looks can definitely be obtainable for less; it just takes a little investigating.
L to R: Eva Amurri, Amber Heard, Kim Kardashian, Katy Perry
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L to R: Berenice Bejo, Maria Menounos, Rihanna, Lindsay Lohan
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So as you can see, a simple change of color in pants, jacket, or shirt can really transform an outfit into something amazing and bright! So have some fun and bring mint into your life this Spring/Summer.