Pantone recently named Tangerine Tango the Color of the Year for 2012. And why not? This and other oranges are lively, courageous and upbeat.  As one of the most popular colors in the market today, orange is everywhere adding energy to spaces of all kinds. For proof, check out what some of the pros are doing with this charismatic color:

Thibaut is punching up its papers with it.

Crate & Barrel is decking out dining rooms with  it.

Kristin Roche is energizing mountain homes  with it.

LaMar Lisman is illuminating commercial spaces with it.

Farrow & Ball is covering walls with it.

Anne-Marie Barton is brightening home offices with it.

Jonathon Adler is accessorizing with it.

Artist Pamela Nielsen is amping up her artwork with it.

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