Hot news is that Pantone have announced emerald green as the 2013 colour of the year. Described as “Lively. Radiant. Lush… A color of elegance and beauty that enhances our sense of well-being, balance and harmony.” Emerald is perfect for pretty rich formal or fresh green colour that are not too common in weddings.

Here are a few of our favorite emerald green accessories – is this going to be your chosen hue for 2013?

Emerald Green Wedding Mood Board

Add that accent of colour to your wedding tables with emerald table numbers and place cards, beautiful varying shades of butterflies create an interesting effect for your wedding cake. Emerald favours and chocolates in green will add to your wedding decor and those perfect jewels will pull together the look for you and your ladies.

If you love the colour but your best girls don’t than why not opt for emerald as your second colour. Turquoise, silver, honeysuckle and mimosa go perfectly and your bridesmaids could then wear emerald in embellishments, on their shoes, belts, in bouquets and other accessories.