Unless you have been hiding under a rock, you probably already know that Tangerine Tango is the 2012 Pantone Color of the Year. Popping up all over Pinterest in paint swatches and as demure sundress colors, Tangerine Tango has been on the visual radar. Yet with interior designers seeming to embrace it only as an accent color, we yearned to see how the world of the avante garde is putting its twist on this year's hue.
As fashion and architecture can be mutually inspirational, we enjoy this compilation of images as reminders to push the boundaries in all aspects of design.
Above: Craig Lawrenc
Above: Betty Jackson
Above: Chikashi Suzuki for Dune Magazine
Above: Narciso Rodriguez
Above: Alexander McQueen