16 green celebrity style moments we loved

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Celebrities are known for their often out-of-the-box fashion choices, which is why it's surprising that we don't see a whole lot of the color green in red carpet roundups and street style snaps. Every year, though, whether it's at a press event or movie premiere, a few stars take the leap and go for the green. Sure, it's risky, but if done correctly, it can be stunning.

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16 green celebrity style moments we loved

Saoirse Ronan wore a shimmering dark green Clavin Klein gown to the 88th Annual Academy Awards

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Rachel McAdams wore a dark green halter gown by August Getty to the 88th Annual Academy Awards.

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Gwyneth Paltrow wore a sparkly bright green Elie Saab gown to the 2011 Bambi Award ceremony in Germany.

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Olivia Wilde stunned in a shimmering Gucci number at the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards.

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Sofia Vergara sported a plunging green Herve Leroux dress to the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards. 

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Angelina Jolie stunned in emerald Versace at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

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Kate Middleton looked lovely as ever in a green Catherine Walker dress on an outing in Australia.

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Julianne Moore looked like a mermaid in Givenchy at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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Lupita Nyong'o dazzled in a flowing Gucci gown at the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival.

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Emily Blunt rocked an Oscar de la Renta gown at the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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Amy Adams was seen out and about in New York City in a Max Mara dress on December 15, 2014.

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Doutzen Kroes wowed in sparkling Elie Saab at the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival.

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Emma Stone sported a plunging chiffon Valentino gown at the opening ceremony of the 71st Venice Film Festival.

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Fergie wore a Charbel Zoe Couture mini dress to perform at Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest in 2015.

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Zoe Saldana wore a flattering Elie Saab gown to the 12th annual Latin GRAMMY Awards.

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Beyonce rocked a Zac Posen mermaid gown to the Conde Nast Media Group Presents 2007 Movies Rock event.

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