[Kate Foley]

Pantone announced yesterday that emerald green will be the color of 2013. According to Pantone, emerald represents "clarity, renewal and rejuvenation." While we are excited about scooping up some new emerald pieces to add to our 2013 wardrobe, it looks like some party goers have been feeling the hue for some time. Click through to see which guests from our galleries had a jump start on the new color.