Milan Street/IMAXtree

Olive greens to the front! The military/utilitarian trend continues with less camouflage but with more olive and moss shades in updated sportswear silhouettes. We spotted many trendy looks in Milan, Paris and New York, Shoes and handbags tapped into the colour story as well, from booties to dress shoes and sneakers as well sensible handbags

1. New York Street/IMAXtree 2. New York Street/IMAXtree

A full leather skirt or wide cropped trousers in a summer weight fabric transitioned into early fall in New York. A colour-matched bag added to the look

3. Gabs – Paris Retail 4. Boss – Paris Retail

Simple handbag silhouettes are on track making a fashionable colour statement in olive

5. Jimmy Choo – Milan Retail 6. Milan Street/IMAXtree

Suede shoe booties benefit also from the olive trend. Although when the look is all over olive/green, contrasting booties work as well

7. New York Street/IMAXtree 8. Paris Street/IMAXtree

Olive goes back to its casual roots in a jumpsuit and sneakers follow suit


9. Paris Street/IMAXtree 10. Bottega Veneta – Milan Retail

Olive gets dressed up as a velvet blazer and can be worn with an elegant woven suit bag

11. Minelli – Paris Retail 12. Paris Street/IMAXtree

Pointed toe pumps in novel prints on olive suede will give any look a high-fashion lift

13. New York Street/IMAXtree 14. New York Street/IMAXtree

Whether long or short skirts, jumpsuits or jackets….olive is gaining popularity and will probably remain on trend for spring 2017