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So, you took the plunge and got that sassy little green number. Kudos to you! Now decide what color and style of shoes will amplify your look. Do you want your shoes or the dress to steal all the first glances? Grab the girls and go shoe shopping. First stop -- that chic little boutique that carries shoes you dream about. It's time to splurge.
You've already made a bold choice with an apple green dress, so why not funk up your outfit by pairing it with patterned shoes? Whether you choose heels, sneakers or flats, a whimsical red and green cherry pattern or plaid design that highlights a vibrant green hue will get attention. This look goes well with a flirty apple-green sundress or offbeat bridesmaid dress.
If you're wearing the dress to a formal occasion, consider having shoes dyed to match the bold green hue. To make this matchy-matchy style work, add a pop of shine by wearing bold silver jewelry and carrying a silver clutch. This isn't your eighth-grade dinner dance. Be bold! Try wearing hot-pink pumps to a summer gathering or eye-catching red patent-leather stilettos to an upscale holiday party.
Add a little bling to your look with elegant metallics. Both silver and gold metallic shoes coordinate with apple green. For a warm-weather look, choose strappy sandals with clear faux rhinestone embellishments on a metallic base. If you're headed to a New Year's Eve celebration, opt for metallic bows or reflective beading on basic black shoes for an elegant yet festive look.
When you want all eyes to focus on your dress, choose nude shoes. Find a tone that closely matches your skin tone and run with it. From light taupe to ebony, neutral tones look great with apple green. If you can't find a tone to match your skin tone, try chocolate brown or black for a classic look. Avoid bright white shoes, unless they coordinate with accents on your dress. You want everyone to notice your apple green number, not your shoes.