Tangerine tango and variations on it are already popping up everywhere in home decor, clothing and household items, so jump on the band wagon and feel the warmth of the fresh new color. To see the perfect rendition of the color, go to http://www.pantone.com/pages/pantone/category.aspx?ca=88.
It’s pretty easy when someone says the word tangerine to think about orange colored food…pumpkins, oranges, carrots, or tangerines. Shades of orange can be exciting and invigorating or warm and cozy. Your eye perceives orange as a very hot color, so use it in decorating to give the sensation of heat or warmth. If you are decorating a cool North-facing room and need to warm it up…bring on the tangerine, orange, and all flavors around them!
I've always been a fan of shades of orange and red in decorating and have used it in many projects as well as my own home. Here are a few ideas of how to incorporate this juicy 2012 color into your life.
How about an invigorating start to the day in this luscious bathroom fit for a Tango? The combination of the limestone tile, black lacquer vanity and custom red glass sinks make a sensational start and end to the day.
The saffron robes of this monk in Laos with the backdrop of a pale blue building make you want to just sit in a quiet place and contemplate...and they said orange is invigorating...? Sometimes not...