Do you want to get festive this year for St. Patrick’s Day, but you’re not sure if green is your color? Don’t worry, green is everyone’s color, and we’ve put together a style guide that will show you practical ways to wear green this St. Paddy’s Day that don’t look totally tacky.
Now, we know what you’re thinking and, no, you don’t have to wear ridiculous hats or paint your face green or wear bright and sparkly tutus to have a festive look to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day. Whether you want to wear a cute green dress or a graphic tee, your St. Paddy’s Day outfits can be as chic and understated or as over the top as you want them to be.
Whether you’re going out to celebrate or staying in to hang out with family and friends, these subtle yet celebratory St. Patrick’s Day outfits are sure to impress.
If you’re bold enough to go head-to-toe green for St. Patrick’s Day, might we recommend a stylish jumpsuit? Jumpsuits are so effortless, but look incredibly chic and polished—even in green!
If you’re really excited about St. Patrick’s Day and you always go all out on your celebration outfit, try pairing St. Patrick’s Day shirts with your favorite pair of jeans or leggings. You can dress this look up or down with statement coats and fun accessories. Or you can keep it low-key by throwing on a pair of sneakers. This outfit is perfect for both the fashionista who wants to put a twist on St. Patrick’s Day style or for the girl who doesn’t want to get pinched because they aren’t wearing green. The possibilities are endless with graphic tees!
Leggings come in all colors and patterns. So, if you want to keep it cute and comfortable on St. Patrick’s Day, go for a pair of green leggings that make a bold statement. You can pair this with a cute off-the-shoulder sweater—or a sweatshirt if you’re just looking to stay more relaxed. You can also wear black leggings and make sure that your top is green or has some kind of St. Patrick’s Day touch.
Cute Green Tops
If you just want to get through your workday or dinner without getting pinched, but you’re not that interested in dressing up for Saint Patrick’s Day, find cute green tops that make you feel stylish. You can pair these tops with jeans, leggings or tuck them into your favorite high-waisted mini skirt. This chic and polished look will have you feeling like you’re included in the celebration without going over the top. If you want something with a little more embellishment and drama, you could always go for a tie blouse made out of luxe materials like silk or satin.
Do you have festive sweaters that sport something like a clover, a leprechaun or anything else that would remind you of St. Patrick’s Day? (It could even be a regular green sweater.) If so, pair your sweater with jeans or leggings and top the look off with a cute pair of boots. This look is very practical, especially if you plan to be out and about. And depending on the type of sweater you’re wearing, this is a classic and cute look that’s effortless and chic. So you can actually repurpose this outfit for everyday wear!
Green Slip Dress
We all have so many slip dresses in our closet right now because they are so trendy—and if you don’t have a slip dress, you need to get one! But might you have a slip dress that’s the perfect shade of green hanging up in your wardrobe right now? Whether it be military green or neon green, it doesn’t really matter because these colors are all part of the St. Patrick’s Day rainbow. If you’re attending a dinner or a party for St. Patrick’s Day, wearing a green dress might be a great way to look very classy while also fitting in with any kind of Saint Patrick’s Day theme or tradition. If you want to wear a slip dress, but would like to have a more festive look, you can always dress your outfit up with St. Patrick’s Day accents like fun earrings or bracelets.
Depending on where you’re located, St. Patrick’s Day usually takes place during the colder season. So, if you want to keep it cute and cozy while also looking festive, opt for a green sweater dress. You can also choose a neutral sweater dress and add green accents like a scarf and other accessories.
If creating a St. Paddy’s Day themed outfit is adding a statement coat to your look, we love that idea. You can easily top off any look with a green statement coat for a look that is both St. Patrick’s Day approved and effortlessly chic. If you want to balance out the green, mix in complementary colors to give this outfit an everyday look.
Whether you’re bar-hopping or meeting up with your girlfriends over Zoom, these outfits will give you all the St. Patrick’s Day vibes. And the best part, these outfits are totally customizable. So you can turn the festivity vibes up or down, depending on how you’re feeling. One thing is for sure–if you’re wearing one of these looks, you’ll avoid the pinch!