Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

How to wear blue and green

BLUE AND GREEN.jpg
Alex F.jpg

Every week, Stylist's fashion desk will be answering your style questions and concerns, covering everything from latest trends to catwalk style and everyday fashion advice. This week, Stylist's fashion desk advises a reader looking to wear blue and green separates...

If you have a fashion question you'd like our team to answer, simply email your query to fashionadvice@stylist.co.uk or tweet your question to @StylistMagazine using the hashtag #fashionadvice.

Reader question:

EastbourneWilko @StylistMagazine is it true? Should blue and green never been seen? #fashionadvice

Answer from Stylist's Fashion Desk:

In my opinion, any colour can be worn with green, even blue. As my florist mother used to always tell me, flowers are every colour of the rainbow - yet they all have a green stem and leaves. The simple trick to wearing blue and green together is to concentrate on the shades and to remember to always opt for a colour contrast. Don't try and wear lime green and sky blue together for example, the combination will be bright and garish. Instead, try lime green and navy blue together for a still colourful, but more modern combination. The same will also work for a darker bottle green, which you could wear with a brighter teal.

Related

victoria-beckham.jpg

British Fashion Awards winners

flares.jpg

How to wear flared jeans

hero.jpg

The London 100

More

Daily outfit inspiration with our look at the best dressed A-listers

Casual dressing ideas from stylish celebrities

28 Jul 2017

The one fashion accessory you need this summer, according to Instagram

We’re so here for this ridiculously fun trend

by Kayleigh Dray
28 Jul 2017

From banned to summer staple: the controversial history of the bikini

Did you know the bikini was named after the atomic bomb?

by Harriet Hall
27 Jul 2017

This week's Style List: from craft cocktails to lucky charms

Something on this week's Style List caught your eye...?

25 Jul 2017

“The nervous bride’s guide to the nightmare of wedding dress shopping”

It’s Bridal Boutique Bingo! How many veiled horrors will you check off?

by Amy Swales
25 Jul 2017

Where to buy the most iconic party dresses in film on the high street

Including THAT green dress from Atonement...

by Sejal Kapadia Pocha
19 Jul 2017

25 fashionable and functional bikinis for summer 2017

Invest in one of these stylish pieces to see you through the rest of summer

18 Jul 2017

The latest H&M designer collaboration is here and it's fit for a royal

Kate Middleton, Michelle Obama and Alexa Chung are major fans

by Harriet Hall
13 Jul 2017

Meryl Streep has an insane Barack and Michelle Obama handbag

And you really need to see it

by Kayleigh Dray
13 Jul 2017

H&M just announced a collaboration with this very chic French brand

by Nicola Colyer
07 Jul 2017