Color Report 3 of 10: 5 Jewels to Color-Block With Pantone’s Lucite Green

The Pantone Spring 2015 Fashion Color Report serves as an overview of designers’ color choices in new clothing collections. The colors are important for jewelers to know so they can help customers successfully color-block accessories. Here are five ways to color-block with Pantone’s Lucite Green.

Lucite Green from Pantone

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“Lucite Green is a soothing green shade” that is “fresh and clarifying, cool and refreshing,” has a “minty glow,” and is “light in weight and also in tone,” according to Pantone.

1. Modernize a Lucite Green ensemble with a dramatic black accessory.

Colette ear cuff with black diamonds

Thorns on Fire ear cuff in 18k gold with black rhodium and 1 cts. t.w. black diamonds, $5,350; Colette Jewelry

Outfit sketch by Christian Siriano from Pantone


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Dress by Christian Siriano

2. Go classic by dressing a Lucite Green ensemble in karat gold.

Penny Preville gold station necklace

Thirty-four-inch Signature chain with scroll diamond-shape stations and eyeglass settings in 18k yellow gold with 0.51 ct. t.w. diamonds, $4,850; Penny Preville

3. Pair an iridescent mother-of-pearl piece with a Lucite Green outfit to give the look a “dreamlike quality,” according to clothing designer Monique Lhuillier.

Robert Manse Designs carved mother-of-pearl ring

Carved Mother-of-Pearl Lily Flower ring in silver with carved mother-of-pearl and 18k gold accents, $199; Robert Manse Designs

garment by Monique Lhuillier from Pantone

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Frock by Monique Lhuillier

4. Play up the verdant vibe in a Lucite Green outfit with a jewel in another green shade.

Larkspur & Hawk earrings

Small Jane earrings in 22k yellow gold-washed sterling with white topaz with celadon-colored foil, $800; Larkspur & Hawk

5. Betsey Johnson brings whimsy to a Lucite Green outfit by adorning it with  colors found in bags of Jordan Almonds—think white and pink, among others.

Jemma Wynne bangle in rose gold

Limited-edition bangle in 18k rose gold with 4 ct. rubellite and 0.9 cts. t.w. diamonds, $5,565; Jemma Wynne

Betsey Johnson sketch from Pantone

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Outfit by Betsey Johnson

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