On the list of colors most women believe they can’t wear, green is typically right up there with screaming orange and neon pink. Some stress that verdant tones just don’t jive with their skin tones, others fear looking like leprechauns and many insist that the green cast of the clothes will make them appear seasick. But guess what? There are ways to wear the hue—from top to bottom, even—without, well, feeling green around the gills. It’s all about choosing the right shade(s) for you—and then deciding how to style the rest of your look.
Click through above to see how some of our favorite celebs and style stars wear this bold color from head to toe—along with our tips and tricks for making the hue work for you. After all, with St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, there’s no better time to go green!