Kelly Green Isn’t Going Anywhere This Autumn

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By the time lockdown finally lifted, every person and their dog was ready for #hotvaxsummer. As the summer of love took hold, we began to think once again about our 'out out' outfits and what we could wear now that we were free to explore the outdoors as we pleased. The answer, it was collectively decided, was anything in Kelly green.

The shade optimised the bright, shiny beginnings of the post-quarantine world, demanding the attention that fashion addicts had been craving after a year of sweats. Whether it was a strappy dress, a heeled sandal or a leather clutch, the punchy shade was everywhere, having started its journey on past seasons' catwalks. Debuting at Bottega Veneta’s Spring 2021 show, Kelly green appeared in a number of monochromatic looks, with a strong focus on attention-pulling accessories.

From there, the shade hit the stratosphere as The Attico’s neon-hued Devon mules became the It shoe among Instagram royalty (see: Kylie Jenner and Hailey Bieber). Then there was the emergence of The Frankie Shop’s sell-out Melody shirt, which influencers including Grece Ghanem and Ellen Claesson proved to be the ideal way to heighten any casual ‘fit. While the shade quickly cemented itself as the go-to summer 2021 look, its reign at the top of the colour pyramid is only just beginning.

As we head into autumn, bright apple greens are still everywhere (including on this showstopping 'fit from Cardi B). On the high street, the trend is now switching gears to cosy knitwear and statement scarves, cutting through the sea of greys and blacks with a dopamine-inducing injection of colour. And with Kelly green appearing on a slew of Spring '22 catwalks, like Rejina Pyo and Acne Studios, the hue looks set to stick around for some time yet.

To take a look at the best cold weather-ready pieces the trend has to offer, click through the slideshow ahead…

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<br><br><strong>Zara</strong> Long Alpaca And Wool Blend Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.zara.com/uk/en/long-alpaca-and-wool-blend-dress-p09598152.html?v1=113519168" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Zara" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Zara</a>


Zara Long Alpaca And Wool Blend Dress, $, available at Zara
<br><br><strong>Zara</strong> Poplin Shirt With Pocket, $, available at <a href="https://www.zara.com/uk/en/poplin-shirt-with-pocket-p04043275.html?v1=131204253" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Zara" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Zara</a>


Zara Poplin Shirt With Pocket, $, available at Zara
<br><br><strong>JW PEI</strong> Maze Bag - Grass Green, $, available at <a href="https://www.jwpei.co.uk/products/maze-bag-grass-green" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:JW PEI" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">JW PEI</a>


JW PEI Maze Bag - Grass Green, $, available at JW PEI
<br><br><strong>& Other Stories</strong> Smocked Midi Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.stories.com/en_gbp/clothing/dresses/midi-dresses/product.smocked-midi-dress-green.0980229004.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:& Other Stories" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">& Other Stories</a>


& Other Stories Smocked Midi Dress, $, available at & Other Stories
<br><br><strong>Pangaia</strong> 365 Signature Hoodie, $, available at <a href="https://thepangaia.com/products/365-signature-hoodie-jade-green" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Pangaia" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Pangaia</a>


Pangaia 365 Signature Hoodie, $, available at Pangaia
<br><br><strong>Arket</strong> Kick Flare Cotton Stretch Trousers, $, available at <a href="https://www.arket.com/en_gbp/women/trousers/product.kick-flare-cotton-stretch-trousers-green.1024156006.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Arket" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Arket</a>


Arket Kick Flare Cotton Stretch Trousers, $, available at Arket
<br><br><strong>& Other Stories</strong> Wool Knit Polo Sweater, $, available at <a href="https://www.stories.com/en_gbp/clothing/knitwear/sweaters/product.wool-knit-polo-sweater-green.1021101002.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:& Other Stories" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">& Other Stories</a>


& Other Stories Wool Knit Polo Sweater, $, available at & Other Stories
<br><br><strong>Zara</strong> Wide-Leg Jeans, $, available at <a href="https://www.zara.com/uk/en/wide-leg-jeans-p06045011.html?v1=125067736&gclid=CjwKCAjwtfqKBhBoEiwAZuesiPmOWARFG9CD3yeq11jt4zOQSuieGiGAPOTmLOhvLyg1KIDdO7lkkxoCwBQQAvD_BwE" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Zara" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Zara</a>


Zara Wide-Leg Jeans, $, available at Zara
<br><br><strong>Ganni</strong> Lace Shirt, $, available at <a href="https://www.ganni.com/en-gb/lace-shirt-F5931.html?dwvar_F5931_color=Kelly%20Green" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ganni" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ganni</a>


Ganni Lace Shirt, $, available at Ganni
<br><br><strong>Collusion</strong> Unisex Beanie In Bright Green, $, available at <a href="https://www.asos.com/collusion/collusion-unisex-beanie-in-bright-green/prd/24299183?colourwayid=60555824&SearchQuery=green" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:ASOS" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">ASOS</a>


Collusion Unisex Beanie In Bright Green, $, available at ASOS
<br><br><strong>A.W.A.K.E MODE</strong> Pleated Crepe Top, $, available at <a href="https://www.matchesfashion.com/products/A.W.A.K.E.-Mode-Pleated-crepe-top-1435119" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Matches Fashion" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Matches Fashion</a>


A.W.A.K.E MODE Pleated Crepe Top, $, available at Matches Fashion
<br><br><strong>Bottega Veneta</strong> Small Leather Shoulder Bag, $, available at <a href="https://www.net-a-porter.com/en-gb/shop/product/bottega-veneta/bags/cross-body/beak-small-leather-shoulder-bag/17411127377168769?cm_mmc=Google-ProductSearch-UK--c-_-NAP_INTL_EN_UK_London_PLA-_-NAP+-+INTL+-+London+-+GS+-+SSC+-+Catch-All--INTL+-+London+-+Catch-All_INTL&gclid=CjwKCAjwtfqKBhBoEiwAZuesiHmK-AhQ5HA-dEVFwndX86kaLGXzDk3fdS3SteQOlvfz0FI6DSm1KBoCHwcQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Net-A-Porter" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Net-A-Porter</a>


Bottega Veneta Small Leather Shoulder Bag, $, available at Net-A-Porter
<br><br><strong>Stella McCartney</strong> Faux-Fur Roll-Neck Sweater, $, available at <a href="https://www.matchesfashion.com/products/Stella-McCartney-Faux-fur-roll-neck-sweater-1446094" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Matches Fashion" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Matches Fashion</a>


Stella McCartney Faux-Fur Roll-Neck Sweater, $, available at Matches Fashion
<br><br><strong>Colorful Standard</strong> Merino Wool Scarf, $, available at <a href="https://www.endclothing.com/gb/colorful-standard-merino-wool-scarf-cs5082-kgrn.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:END." class="link rapid-noclick-resp">END.</a>


Colorful Standard Merino Wool Scarf, $, available at END.
<br><br><strong>Monki</strong> Ribbed Lettuce Hem Top, $, available at <a href="https://www.monki.com/en_gbp/clothing/tops/t-shirts/product.ribbed-lettuce-hem-top-green.0945037010.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Monki" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Monki</a>


Monki Ribbed Lettuce Hem Top, $, available at Monki
<br><br><strong>Zara</strong> Straight Blazer With Pockets, $, available at <a href="https://www.zara.com/uk/en/straight-blazer-with-pockets-p09018707.html?v1=129696692" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Zara" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Zara</a>


Zara Straight Blazer With Pockets, $, available at Zara
<br><br><strong>GIA BORGHINI</strong> Leather Knee-High Boots, $, available at <a href="https://www.mytheresa.com/en-gb/gia-borghini-gia-x-pernille-teisbaek-perni-07-leather-knee-high-boots-1925346.html?utm_source=sea_pla&utm_medium=google&utm_campaign=google_sea&ef_id=CjwKCAjwtfqKBhBoEiwAZuesiEmXvQjMOPWlyETnEzhXIlkdz1W3hPROtRUOjbohWD69sILiR3l00BoC-7AQAvD_BwE:G:s&gclsrc=aw.ds&&gclid=CjwKCAjwtfqKBhBoEiwAZuesiEmXvQjMOPWlyETnEzhXIlkdz1W3hPROtRUOjbohWD69sILiR3l00BoC-7AQAvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds&slink=1" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:My Theresa, mytheresa" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">My Theresa, mytheresa</a>


GIA BORGHINI Leather Knee-High Boots, $, available at My Theresa, mytheresa
<br><br><strong>Monki</strong> Long Knitted Cardigan, $, available at <a href="https://www.monki.com/en_gbp/clothing/knitwear/cardigans/product.long-knitted-cardigan-green.1008240002.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Monki" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Monki</a>


Monki Long Knitted Cardigan, $, available at Monki
<br><br><strong>Monki</strong> Wide Leg Sweatpants, $, available at <a href="https://www.monki.com/en_gbp/clothing/trousers-shorts/sweatpants/product.wide-leg-sweatpants-green.1037434002.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Monki" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Monki</a>


Monki Wide Leg Sweatpants, $, available at Monki
<br><br><strong>H&M</strong> Jacquard-Weave Handbag, $, available at <a href="https://www2.hm.com/en_gb/productpage.0938930007.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:H&M" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">H&M</a>


H&M Jacquard-Weave Handbag, $, available at H&M
<br><br><strong>H&M</strong> Ribbed Turtleneck Top, $, available at <a href="https://www2.hm.com/en_gb/productpage.0819423015.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:H&M" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">H&M</a>


H&M Ribbed Turtleneck Top, $, available at H&M
<br><br><strong>H&M</strong> Satin Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www2.hm.com/en_gb/productpage.1015929002.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:H&M" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">H&M</a>


H&M Satin Dress, $, available at H&M
<br><br><strong>Maje</strong> Wool-Blend Jacquard Sweater, $, available at <a href="https://www.selfridges.com/GB/en/cat/maje-fair-isle-inspired-wool-blend-jacquard-sweater_R03787352/?previewAttribute=Verts" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Selfridges, Selfridges & Co." class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Selfridges, Selfridges & Co.</a>


Maje Wool-Blend Jacquard Sweater, $, available at Selfridges, Selfridges & Co.
<br><br><strong>Zara</strong> Tailored Buttoned Coat, $, available at <a href="https://www.zara.com/uk/en/tailored-buttoned-coat-p08876743.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Zara" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Zara</a>


Zara Tailored Buttoned Coat, $, available at Zara
<br><br><strong>Baum Und Pferdgarten</strong> Chasmeen Cardigan, $, available at <a href="https://www.baumundpferdgarten.com/uk/chasmeen21945c3121.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Baum Und Pferdgarten" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Baum Und Pferdgarten</a>


Baum Und Pferdgarten Chasmeen Cardigan, $, available at Baum Und Pferdgarten
<br><br><strong>Bottega Veneta</strong> Textured Panelled Gloves, $, available at <a href="https://www.farfetch.com/uk/shopping/men/bottega-veneta-textured-panelled-gloves-item-16879274.aspx" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Farfetch" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Farfetch</a>


Bottega Veneta Textured Panelled Gloves, $, available at Farfetch
<br><br><strong>Maje</strong> Flowing Satin Dress, $, available at <a href="https://uk.maje.com/en/ready-to-wear/collection/dresses/maxi-dresses/121riannette/3661601799624.html?adlsid=c%7Cu%7C88522%7C68281214155&gclid=CjwKCAjwtfqKBhBoEiwAZuesiFxcfGEjdnUIuIen1-LgVaWaf9JLeFVVjei-zrS3JzS3zxP6fOYI0RoCGI8QAvD_BwE" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Maje" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Maje</a>


Maje Flowing Satin Dress, $, available at Maje

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