Hermès Orange January 4, 2013 Wendy Jacob wjacob's picture In the dead of winter, it's fun to get a shot of juicy vitamin C in the form of Hermès orange. The flip side of Tiffany's icy blue turquoise box, this shade adds warmth to everything it touches, particularly if it's accompanied by an iconic silk scarf.
One thing that will certainly cheer up your porch is a fresh coat of paint on the front door. Last year I painted our front door with a shade of pale gray to complement the yellow stucco exterior, but there’s no need to choose a neutral if you don’t want to. Be brave, be bold, [...]
This bright orange door's sturdy structural elements stay true to the home's Craftsman style. While the home's exterior is a sage green hue, designer John Gidding swings to the other side of the color wheel for a front door color with true contrast.