Emerald green and gold and the Neverending style link-up

Emerald green. Sigh. It’s my favourite colour. Isn’t it the most beautiful colour on the planet? When I bought these wide-legged trousers a few years ago, I couldn’t believe my luck. My favourite colour. My favourite shape. And super comfortable on account of the lovely soft fabric. It’s kind of like a soft cord-like material. I just adore them. And, if you’re a regular reader, you’ll know that already lol. They do feature on the blog quite a bit!

A couple of years ago, I found this blouse in the exact same colour in Stradivarius. Obviously, I snapped it up. (I also bought it in bright red.) The idea to wear the two together had crossed my mind a few times, but I figured it might just be a little too much green. But then last week, I suddenly thought, can you ever have too much green— especially emerald green? Hm? No, nope you can’t. So I gave it a try.

This is the result, and I absolutely love it! I think the addition of the gold bumbag and sparkly gold Vans trainers just breaks it up enough to be less Christmassy, and more stylish, if you know what I mean? Although, some of you are probably thinking—gold? And sparkle? Surely that’s totally festive? Well, yes, I suppose there is that. But you know what? I don’t care! It’s emerald green from head to toe and I’m going to rock it baby! Sorry, got a bit carried away there.

I’ve added hints of pink and lilac, both of which are the most beautiful colours to complement the emerald green. The lilac gel nail polish came in the Mylee kit that I bought last year. It’s pretty, isn’t it? And the gorgeous pink Michael Kors watch was my birthday present from my in-laws last year. Speaking of my in-laws, Jackie also gave me this green and purple bangle and this stunning abalone shell necklace which she’d bought for herself but hadn’t liked! I couldn’t believe it, because it’s exquisite! How can you not like it? The earrings I actually bought myself, I can’t remember where from but I liked them so much that I got them in three different colours lol!

Emerald Green

I was just reading up about emerald green and stumbled across this quote:

The most abundant hue in nature, the human eye sees more green than any other color in the spectrum as it has throughout history, multifaceted emerald continues to sparkle and fascinate.  Symbolically, emerald brings a sense of clarity, renewal and rejuvenation, which is so important in today’s complex world.  This powerful and universally-appealing tone translates easily to both fashion and home interiors.

Leatrice Eiseman

I couldn’t agree more. Emerald green in the home can be stunning too, and I particularly love it when it’s teamed with gold. Add in some hints of art deco, and I’m all aflutter! It’s probably my all time favourite look, and I can’t wait until our new house is finally built so I can have my dream art deco green and gold dining room lol! But, alas, I shall have to wait even longer because we’re still waiting on paperwork before we can even start. Oh well, I’ll just have to settle on wearing it. Emerald green and gold. Actually, maybe I ought to make that my next mission? Find some art deco inspired clothes in green and gold. Hm. Now there’s an idea…

Don’t forget to add all your fabulous posts to the Neverending Style link-up, below!

SHOP THE EMERALD GREEN & GOLD LOOK

Abalone shell pendant
30×22 mm teardrop abalone silver pendant
Giuseppe Zanotti Seraphine metallic belt bag
RED(V) bow-detailed metallic belt bag
Gold bumbag
Springisso Hipster Belt Bag Crossbody Bumbag
Swarovski Women’s Power Bracelet
PINGGUO Natural Myanmar Purple Green Jade Bangle
EVER FAITH Austrian Crystal Earrings
Clearine Women’s Bohemian Earrings
TOJEAN Colorful Layered Tassel Earrings
Lusaka Amethyst Lilac Glow Solitaire Earrings in Rhodium Plated Sterling Silver
Converse gold ox glitter trainers
Carvela Grow
Kurt Geiger London Mini Snake Kensington
Carvela Bee Mini Cross Body
FitFlop RALLY Leather Trainers
METALLIC STYLE 73 DX SHOES
SOFT LEATHER STYLE 53 DX SHOES
Kris Ana 3 Piece Set – Slouchy Tote Bag with Clutch Bag and Coin Pouch – Gold
Assots London DISC Metallic Genuine Leather Round Mini Crossbody Bag in Rose Gold
Oversized Runway Dive Pavé Rose Gold-Tone and Silicone Watch
Oversized Layton Pale Rose Gold-Tone Watch
Pyper Rose Gold-Tone Leather Watch
Velour tapered trousers
Gola Classics Orchid Metallic Trainers
Sole Diva
Superga 2750 Comet Lace Up Leisure Shoes
Van Dal Middleton Cork Wedge Shoes
Joanna Hope Luxe Jersey Top
Flexi Sole Buckle Detail Block Heel Sandals
Gold Plated Cubic Zirconia Emerald Green Pear Bracelet
Solid High-rise Culottes Trousers
Solid Paperbag Waist Wide Leg Trousers
V-neck Pocket Patched Tee
Contrast Lace Sequin Cami Top
Mock Neck Keyhole Back Blouse
SHEIN Solid Sleeveless Shoulder Pad Satin Top
SHEIN Wrap Neckline Self Tie Maxi Dress
Flounce Hem Velvet Dress
Kristen Pleated Skirt – Rich Emerald
Ruched Sweetheart Neck Velvet Bodycon Dress
Chain Drop Earrings
Burmese Green Jade and Natural Cambodian Zircon Ring in Rhodium Overlay Sterling Silver
Kipling Yasemina bumbag
Swarovski
Pretty Little Thing
Asos
Neverending Style Linkup

Here’s the favourite from last week’s link-up—Life is a Shoe. Celyn put together a post on 12 outfit ideas for a “glamsual” summer setting. “Glamsual” is her term for casual outfits that feature a tiny bit of a glam spin. There are some lovely ideas there so you should check it out if you missed it!
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18 Comments

  1. April 9, 2021 / 9:16 am

    The colour is gorgeous on you Suzy. And the wide-leg trousers are the big new trend. My favourite style too xx

    • Suzy
      Author
      April 12, 2021 / 2:01 pm

      Thanks Laurie! I think I love them because they remind me of the clothes worn a century ago. I adored the styles back then!
      Hugs
      Suzy xx

  2. April 9, 2021 / 10:56 am

    Suzy, you know I am loving every bit about this gorgeous green outfit! I have been obsessed with green, especially emerald green, for my entire life. I think my green eyes and the fact that emerald is my birth stone have contributed to my passionate adoration for all things green! I really like the gold paired with the green and your Vans are magnificent!

    Shelbee
    http://www.shelbeeontheedge.com

    • Suzy
      Author
      April 12, 2021 / 2:03 pm

      Shelbee, I just KNEW that you would love this outfit as much as I do! How amazing is it that your birth stone is emerald! That’s so cool! I was born on Boxing Day and so my birth stone is so much more boring lol. I can’t even remember what it’s called. Hang on…. must have a look… here we go – Tanzanite, Zircon, and Turquoise. They’re okay, I guess, but they’re not on the same level!!!
      Big hugs
      Suzy xx

      • April 14, 2021 / 4:01 pm

        Well that’s because no other gem stone is on the same level as emeralds! Just no other color is nearly as good as green! Haha.

        Shelbee

  3. April 9, 2021 / 4:21 pm

    Gorgeous!!! Clearly you’ve shown why there’s no need to fear green. How refreshing it is to see you wearing this color so boldly and styled so perfectly with those sprinkled accents of gold and pastels. Well done.

    Rena
    http://www.finewhateverblog.com

    • Suzy
      Author
      April 12, 2021 / 2:03 pm

      Thank you so much, Rena! That means a lot!
      Hugs
      Suzy xx

  4. April 9, 2021 / 10:11 pm

    I adore palazzo style trousers, yours are super and I love the colour. Thanks for sharing and hosting too. Jacqui x

    • Suzy
      Author
      April 12, 2021 / 2:04 pm

      They’re fabulous, aren’t they, Jacqui! I know you wear them quite often too. Great minds think alike, eh?!
      Thank you so much lovely!
      Hugs
      Suzy xx

  5. April 11, 2021 / 8:22 am

    Those trousers are looking Fabulous and the color looks very very good on you. I have lilac nails too now! It really works with the green doesn’t it. I bought a lilac skirt and yesterday searched for green sneakers underneath. Enjoy your Sunday!

    • Suzy
      Author
      April 12, 2021 / 2:05 pm

      Oooh Nancy, I love the idea of the green sneakers! Did you find any??
      Thank you, lovely!
      Hugs
      Suzy xx

  6. April 11, 2021 / 11:25 pm

    Emerald green is one of my favourite colours too! I thought you were wearing a jumpsuit at first, the blouse is such a good colour match for the trousers. I love the gold accents and your gorgeous necklace.

    Emma xxx
    http://www.style-splash.com

    • Suzy
      Author
      April 12, 2021 / 2:05 pm

      Thank you so much, Emma! I could totally see you wearing emerald green head to toe too — I think of you as the colour queen lately!
      Hugs
      Suzy xx

    • Suzy
      Author
      April 13, 2021 / 5:43 pm

      You’re the second person to think that, Mireille! I guess it could easily have been a jumpsuit, considering the colour match!
      I shall look forward to seeing your emerald blouse on your blog!
      Hugs
      Suzy xx

  7. April 15, 2021 / 10:23 am

    Hi Suzy, what a stunning colour! I loved reading your story on mummabstylish today! I have joined in your link-up. Love Michelle xx

  8. April 16, 2021 / 2:12 am

    Such a great outfit. The emeralds together have a jumpsuit feel. Love it. When I was a teen, I had a green wool suit that I always wore with a lavender blouse. It was my favorite combination. I love seeing it in deeper tones. Beautiful.

  9. April 16, 2021 / 2:48 am

    I totally agree, that emerald green is SO gorgeous! I love the wide-leg cords! Such a fun piece.

    Miles of smiles,
    Grace

    gracefulrags.com

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