Mint, the color, is the color popping up for spring. At first when I saw it, I thought, no thanks. It’s too pastel, too child like, too easter egg-ish. But then I saw the below on Pinterest and thought, hmm, that’s pretty cute.

Source: smallshopstudio.com via Tara on Pinterest

 

And tonight when I was at Marshall’s getting headphones for the kids, because every single pair we own is broken and we’re taking a long car ride on Friday, I spied these jeans. For $34. In my size. And this top for $19. And I thought, well what the hell.

Mint jeans: Blank Denim, Cardi: Betsey Johnson. Top: Spence. All accessories: Target

 

Blank Denim mint jeans from Marshall's

Deer necklace from Target, $14

These are by Blank Denim, one of my favorite brands.  The right amount of stretch and they hold their color.  I have a pair in red and they’ve been washed quite a bit and haven’t faded.

If you’re not up for that much mint, you can dip your toe in the mint with accessories, or a purse maybe.  It’s a flattering color on lots of people – darker and lighter skins look good in the cool, neutral color.

Mmmmm mint.

1 & 2 Forever 21

3) Topshop

4) Asos

5) Jcrew

6) ModCloth

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Comments

  1. Love, love, love the outfit you bought! When I saw the Pinterest pic first, I thought, “Oooo, I could so do the leopard with the mint!” Love me some animal print! =)

  2. Nyfashionmarket says:

    Ahh love them I picked up the exact same pair at my local TJMaxx. Love the color and the price even better !

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