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Color of the Week is Celosia Orange by Miriam Schulman, @schulmanArt
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Celosia?The orange that is on trend this spring is a vibrant warm shade of orange, not unlike the iconic orange of the Hermes brand. The name actually comes from a plant, the orange celosia flower.
For the home
Are you looking to paint a room in your home orange? As interior decorator Markham Roberts says in House Beautiful, "It's easy to get a great orange when you're working with a skilled decorative painter doing a multilayered custom glaze job. But if you're trying to pick a ready-made color from a paint deck, I find the darker, more subdued shades work best. [BENJAMIN MOORE CORLSBUD CANYON] has great impact without looking like that garish NFL orange. I'd use it with ivory, black, and brown for a sophisticated classical look, or with cobalt blue, navy, and white if you want to go bolder, younger."
More Trends to Try
- Orange nail polish by Dior Dior Vernis $24 saksfifthavenue.com or Blood Orange nordstrom.com
- Orange wall paint by Benjamin Moore - Corlsbud Canyon
- orange ikat exercise pants by prismsport ( I actually have these, see all my crazy leggings in this blog post: When An Artist Works Out)
- Hermès Irving Moccasin $920 usa.hermes.com
- orange handbag by SchulmanArt $68 etsy.com
- Oscar de la Renta Tiered cabochon clip earrings $135 theoutnet.com
- Electric City .. Opaque Matte Lipstick $6.99 etsy.com
More Orange finds on Etsy
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