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Pantone Number 17-5641 (that’s emerald green to us non-color specialists) is 2013′s Color of the Year. It replaces last year’s fiery Tangerine Tango as the color of choice for industries such as interior decoration and fashion design. Check out some of our fave budget picks in exquisite emerald green.

Budget Fashion Picks in Emerald Green

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Element Gillian Zip Hoodie

Element Gillian Zip Hoodie, $39.99

Prior to this announcement, we already have seen the fashion and style world’s equivalent of foreshadowing. The vibrant emerald green frocks rocked by Hollywood goddesses such as Mila Kunis, Angelina Jolie, and Emma Stone are memorable. The “color of balance” had also featured prominently at the runways of Michael Kors,  Vivienne Tam, and Nanete Lepore.