You may or may not be a basic black kind of gal. Even if black does rule your wardrobe, emerald green pumps will work seamlessly into your black, a.k.a. the presence-of-every-color, palette. (Ironic, isn't it?) If you're a color addict, like me, then a little green shoe is nothing to you.
The key to rocking a green heel is to wear it like you would wear black. The color reads just as dark against other deep tones but might yield a few double takes. In case you're looking for something classic with a twist, here are a few options for you...for more and for less, of course.