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What matches with the color orange?

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Almost any color can complement orange, depending on what other colors are used in the arrangement, but the traditional complementary color for orange is a slightly lighter shade of blue. On the traditional color wheel, colors directly opposite each other are considered complementary.

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What matches with the color orange?
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Working with the color wheel, one will find that there are also analogous, triad, split-complementary, rectangle and square color schemes, in which three or more colors are used together to create a design attractive to the eye. In fashion, orange may often be used as an accent piece for a bold splash of color. An orange dress, coat or leggings can also work as a statement piece.

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