Fill your home with the sweet scent of orange blossoms year round by growing orange jasmine (Murraya paniculata). This bloomer opens its white waxy flowers throughout the year. Bright light coaxes best flowering. Place plants near a sunny southern window.
Citrusy-smelling orange mint tea is best when served cold. Brighten its flavor by adding fresh orange and/or lemon juice, and garnishes of sliced oranges and lemons. It’s a refreshing beverage for warm summer days.
This stately bedroom belongs to a 12-year-old boy, but has enough elegant style to please anyone. Orange, gray and black create a masculine, outdoorsy feel; and the desk and built-in window seat are comfortable, cozy spots to get in some homework or daydreaming time.
Two orange-tufted, high-back chairs sit against a window with white drapes. A blue throw is on the seat of one chair and a blue floral pillow is on the other chair. A small, white table is positioned between the chairs and used to display a lovely bouquet of orange tulips.
Orange, orange everywhere and not a bit of beige in sight in this home office. Five desks have been painted orange, sawed in half and mounted to a wall in the same shade of orange. They serve as work space and shelves, and they maximize a small space.
Bright, orange walls make for an inviting and cozy retreat room perfect for relaxing in. Bold, graphic pillows and a clear, chest coffee table eye catching additions that are signature of contemporary design.
This traditional rustic dining room is perfectly set for a fall dinner party. A colorful fixture of crinkled taffeta is combined with a warm orange wall color to create a glow. Screen shades shield furnishings from harmful ultraviolet rays.
The orange Bertazzoni range is certainly the focal point of this kitchen, balanced by the warmth of the walnut end grain island countertop and honed marble countertops. A mix of transitional and modern elements, pendant lights bring a slightly industrial but ethereal feel to the room.
Because they're already plumbed, bathrooms can be a great place to tuck in a washer and dryer. Natalie Sheedy of Natalie Sheedy Interiors took advantage of this long, narrow space, installing appliances at one end and screening them off with a pretty curtain. Extending the deep orange paint color into the laundry area makes it feel of a piece with the rest of the room.