by Molly Fergus, REDBOOK
Orange - the sassy hue du jour of cheddar cheese, freckled red heads, and blazing sunsets - is making a zesty comeback this spring, reports The Wall Street Journal. From fiery lipstick to head-turning frocks, we've rounded up five celebrity inspirations for donning this sometimes intimidating shade.
1. Bright Lipstick
Actress Arielle Vandenberg sports perfectly peachy lips at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' New Year's Eve bash.
2. A Bold Bag
Even back in 2003 at the "Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas" premier, Catherine Zeta-Jones knew the power of a blazing hot handbag against a simple black dress.
3. Ginger Shoes
On shoes, treat orange like a neutral and pair it with other bright colors, like actress Kelly Krueger's green dress and citrusy sandals.
4. Carroty Nails
Model Chanel Iman's fiery nails add just the right amount of flash to her white dress at the 7th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards in November.
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5. Look-at-Me Dress
At the 83rd Academy Awards Nominees luncheon earlier this month, Nicole Kidman rocked this burnt orange hue which gave her otherwise dress serious punch.
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