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Elle Woods once famously quipped that whoever said orange is the new pink was “seriously disturbed” — but judging by Khloe Kardashian, Gigi Hadid, Serayah, Selena Gomez, and the slew of other celebrities who’ve been choosing the hot hue for red carpet moments and off-duty days alike lately, Hollywood would beg to differ.
Shades of tangerine and persimmon aren’t for wallflowers, of course, but they’ll turn heads way more frequently than any old black or white outfit will, and are surprisingly flattering on a wide variety of skin tones. Plus, there’s no better time to test-drive an orange dress, jumpsuit, or shoe than during the summer months! Scroll down for some memorable looks that revolve around the trending shade — and to shop a few orange picks to get you started.
Gigi Hadid in a VFiles bomber jacket.
Milly dress, $485
Reformation two piece, $198
Mango sweatshirt, $15
Aquazzura sandals, $695
Topshop cami, $30
Missguided dress, $29