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Bringing Sunset Indoors

orange decor - dining room with red-orange lacquered ceiling and orange and white upholstery - House and Garden via Atticmag

From a summer sunset to mid-century chic, orange décor is back and becoming a basic.

Now that the artificially named Tangerine Tango hue has been launched as color of the year by Pantone, expect to see an increasing number of home interiors using varying shades of orange. Maybe. Sometimes yearly trend colors like tangerine catch on; sometimes they don’t. Here are a few juicy examples that have turned up.

The intense orange that turns up in summer sunsets may have been the inspiration for the lacquered ceiling of an English dining room with mud-colored walls [top]. Unusual and reflective an orange ceiling begs for candlelight.… Continue Reading