Emerald green, the color of 2013By Erica Concepcion-Reyes
Philippine Daily Inquirer
Each year, world-renowned authority on color Pantone surveys fashion and design industry experts to find out which color would set the trend. And the color for 2013 is… emerald green!
It’s the color of elegance, beauty, balance and harmony. Expect to see this striking hue everywhere—from jewelry and shoes to beauty products and home accessories.
Here’s a roundup of products in this gorgeous jewel tone.
Inspiration: 2013’s color of the year is emerald green.
Valley of the lashes: Create dramatic peepers with a sweep of YSL’s Mascara Volume Effet Faux Cils Shocking in Jade Black.
Go green: Draw attention to your eyes with MAC’s Emerald Green Pigment
Green zone: A limited-edition nail polish color, NARS Zulu has a high-gloss luster in deep forest green; Shu Uemura’s Pressed Eye Shadow in Me Green; Givenchy’s Antigona Crocodile Embossed Clutch in emerald green
Seeing green: If you just want a subtle swipe of emerald, Stila’s Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner in Moss is perfect. It’ll give you a fantastic cat eye, and won’t smudge or smear all day.
The green mile: Highlight those gams with a striking pair of Christian Louboutin Volpi Satin Peep-Toe Pumps in emerald green.
Green with envy: These Fred Leighton Emerald Onyx Diamond Earrings are sure to make everyone go green with envy.
Something in the air: With notes of patchouli leaves, eucalyptus, Canada balsam and Siberian pine, Diptyque’s Limited-Edition Sapin Dore Scented Candle transports you to the heart of a forest of golden spruce trees.