Wearing bright colors can seem intimidating, but what if it could improve your mood? A study from the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam reported adults felt happier around the colors yellow and green. Sunshine and green fields? Count us in.
Find our favorite street style looks sporting the hues, and shop our attitude-boosting picks below—we swear we felt a little more content after just scrolling through this story.
The appeal of statement trousers? All you need to complete the outfit is a simple tank.
Green lace has never looked better.
Lesson learned: canary yellow pairs well with a tropical floral print.
Pair a mint dress with bright accessories for a colorful effect.
This outfit has all the usual suspects found in a model-off-duty outfit (leather jacket, borrowed-from-the-boys shoes), but the addition of an unexpected green A-line skirt adds a unique spin.
The beauty of this yellow pleated dress makes us emit a petite fashion sigh.
We stand corrected: green and red can look cool (not Christmas-like) together.
We wouldn’t normally call an outfit joyful, but that’s just what this sunny yellow ensemble is.
Veronica Beard Malachite Lace Insert Blouse ($450)
A malachite-print top is a sophisticated way to wear the color.
Etnia Barcelona AF280 Photochromic Sunglasses ($230)
Something about these sunglasses looks utterly opulent.