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Tangerine Fiesta® (Post 1986)

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Tangerine Fiestaware snapshot Homer Laughlin introduced tangerine to its Fiesta line in . We received an advance copy of dishes, and Patricia Mitchell tells you about it here in this article.

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I have a great job. I love food and cooking and all the things that go with those topics which, when you think about it, covers a lot. Because part of my job involves doing book and product reviews, people occasionally send me things to evaluate and report on, and that is how I came to own a set of Fiestaware (service for eight, so far).

Allow me to emphasize that I was not sent eight place settings to evaluate. I received one five-piece place setting of Fiestaware in the new color, Tangerine. It was well packed and arrived in perfect condition. I admired the beautiful simplicity of the design, the fine glaze, the heft of the pieces and, of course, the color. If Fiestaware Tangerine were a voice, it would have to be a soprano - clear and high.

I put the five pieces in my cupboard with my other dishes, which are a perfectly serviceable and attractive green and white pattern. I mean, what else can you do with one place setting? I suppose I thought the pieces would work their way to the bottom of the various stacks. It did not happen that way. First of all, the Fiestaware pieces just would not blend in. Every time the cupboard was opened, all you could see was those five glimmering Tangerine pieces. I found myself competing with my husband over the cereal bowl. He wanted it. I wanted it. Same thing with the dinner plate.

Tangerine, when she dances by, senoritas stare and caballeros sigh.
- Frank Sinatra / Tangerine

So I decided to buy another place setting so we could each have our own Fiestaware. I had Turquoise in mind. I went online to order a Turquoise four-piece place setting (we are coffee mug people, as opposed to cup-and-saucer people), and made my selection. However, the price was so reasonable and the other colors so beautiful, I had no difficulty whatsoever in talking myself into ordering three place settings instead of one. So I found myself in possession not only of Tangerine, but Turquoise, Persimmon and Sunflower.

Soon I was fretting because my little service contained more warm colors than cool. I'll spare you the details, but let's just say that I've added Periwinkle, Plum, Cinnabar and Cobalt to the mix, and I even sprang for a piece of the discontinued Juniper I had been pining for - the 64-ounce Large Disk pitcher - on Amazon's Marketplace.

Fiestaware is made by the Homer Laughlin China Company (often known as HLC). They initially invested a place setting in me, and I'd say it paid off for both of us. Everything about these dishes appeals to me - the graceful design, the jewel-like colors and, notably, the reasonable price. And, of course, they are dishwasher and microwave safe. Oh, I suppose that if your taste runs more to rosebuds than art deco, Fiestaware won't be your cup of tea. But, personally, I can't imagine a better combination of beauty and practicality. This is a product that has withstood the test of time for good reason.

Lot 4 19OZ CEREAL soup BOWL tangerine orange FIESTAWARE FIESTA Lot 4 19OZ CEREAL soup BOWL tangerine orange FIESTAWARE FIESTA $43.99 33m
Fiesta P86 Medium Vase Tangerine Fiesta P86 Medium Vase Tangerine $60.00 1h 9m
FIESTAWARE Fiesta Tangerine Orange Coffee Mug Tom & Jerry Cup round handle FIESTAWARE Fiesta Tangerine Orange Coffee Mug Tom & Jerry Cup round handle $16.00 1h 25m
Fiesta Pitcher Tangerine Orange 64 Oz. 2 Quart Large Size by Homer Laughlin USA Fiesta Pitcher Tangerine Orange 64 Oz. 2 Quart Large Size by Homer Laughlin USA $34.99 1h 44m
Set of 2 Set of 2 "Fiesta" Tangerine Mugs. NEW $14.95 1h 49m
Fiestaware Tangerine Ramekin Fiesta Retired Orange Individual Cake Baker Fiestaware Tangerine Ramekin Fiesta Retired Orange Individual Cake Baker $9.00 1h 54m
Fiestaware Tangerine Egg Tray Fiesta Retired Orange Deviled Egg Serving Plate Fiestaware Tangerine Egg Tray Fiesta Retired Orange Deviled Egg Serving Plate $27.00 2h 50m
Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Bread Tray Retired NEW! Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Bread Tray Retired NEW! $14.99 3h 34m
Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Square Bowl Retired New! Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Square Bowl Retired New! $6.99 3h 34m
FIESTA WARE CHILI BOWL TANGERINE ORANGE HOMER LAUGHLIN SOUP CEREAL FIESTA WARE CHILI BOWL TANGERINE ORANGE HOMER LAUGHLIN SOUP CEREAL $8.99 4h 6m
FIESTAWARE TANGERINE 9 FIESTAWARE TANGERINE 9" PASTA BOWL $10.00 4h 42m
Rare First Quality Fiesta Ware Tangerine Pyramid Candle Holders Set New In Box Rare First Quality Fiesta Ware Tangerine Pyramid Candle Holders Set New In Box $169.95 5h 10m
Fiesta Retired Covered Individual Sugar Bowl Lid Fiestaware Tangerine Orange Fiesta Retired Covered Individual Sugar Bowl Lid Fiestaware Tangerine Orange $40.00 5h 12m
Fiesta, Demitasse, AD Cup, Discontinued, Fiestaware, Tangerine, New With Tags Fiesta, Demitasse, AD Cup, Discontinued, Fiestaware, Tangerine, New With Tags $13.49 5h 27m
Fiesta Ware Tangerine Orange Coffee Cup Mug & Saucer Fiesta Ware Tangerine Orange Coffee Cup Mug & Saucer $9.99 5h 41m
EMPTY DISPLAY BOX ONLY * 2003 TANGERINE ORANGE FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTAWARE EMPTY DISPLAY BOX ONLY * 2003 TANGERINE ORANGE FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTAWARE $9.99 8h 15m
Four FIESTA Tangerine Poppy Orange Tom & Jerry Ring Handle Coffe Cups Mugs Four FIESTA Tangerine Poppy Orange Tom & Jerry Ring Handle Coffe Cups Mugs $45.00 16h 20m
FIESTAWARE COOKIE JAR/CANNISTER---TANGERINE----------------------------------sm FIESTAWARE COOKIE JAR/CANNISTER---TANGERINE----------------------------------sm $42.00 18h 10m
Fiesta HLO Tangerine Orange Coffee Tea Cup and Saucer Fiesta HLO Tangerine Orange Coffee Tea Cup and Saucer $79.99 18h 28m
Set of 3 Fiesta Homer Laughlin Tangerine Coffee/Tea Cup and Saucer Sets - EUC!! Set of 3 Fiesta Homer Laughlin Tangerine Coffee/Tea Cup and Saucer Sets - EUC!! $55.65 20h 56m
Fiestaware, 7 1/4 Fiestaware, 7 1/4" Salad Plate, Fiesta, Tangerine orange, Glass Dome Cheese Tray $17.54 21h 39m
New FIESTA RETIRED Tangerine Medium Bistro 38oz /  7.5 New FIESTA RETIRED Tangerine Medium Bistro 38oz / 7.5" / 1st Quality New w/ tag $17.99 22h 37m
@AC-CH HOMER LAUGHLIN HLC FIESTA WARE NEW TANGERINE CERAMIC TOM @AC-CH HOMER LAUGHLIN HLC FIESTA WARE NEW TANGERINE CERAMIC TOM $9.99 22h 41m
FIESTA glassware TALL DRINK glass TANGERINE ORANGE colored rings 1ST FIESTA glassware TALL DRINK glass TANGERINE ORANGE colored rings 1ST $6.99 22h 46m
HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA UTENSIL CROCK tangerine NEW HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA UTENSIL CROCK tangerine NEW $28.99 22h 48m
Fiesta Ware Serving Bowl - Tangerine - Retired Color Fiesta Ware Serving Bowl - Tangerine - Retired Color $25.00 23h 12m
LUNCHEON PLATE tangerine orange NEW HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA 9 LUNCHEON PLATE tangerine orange NEW HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA 9" $7.99 23h 23m
Fiesta Ware Medium Bowl - Tangerine - Retired Color Fiesta Ware Medium Bowl - Tangerine - Retired Color $8.00 23h 46m
Fiesta Ware Salad Plate - Tangerine - Retired Color Fiesta Ware Salad Plate - Tangerine - Retired Color $8.00 23h 54m
Fiestaware Tangerine Rectangle Baker Fiesta Retired Orange Baking Pan NWT Fiestaware Tangerine Rectangle Baker Fiesta Retired Orange Baking Pan NWT $65.00 1d 2m
Fiestaware Scarlet Red Canister Set with Lids Red Kitchen Crock Fiestaware Scarlet Red Canister Set with Lids Red Kitchen Crock 0 $90.00 1d 55m
Fiestaware Tangerine Large Oval Platter Fiesta Orange 13.5 inch Serving Platter Fiestaware Tangerine Large Oval Platter Fiesta Orange 13.5 inch Serving Platter 0 $14.00 1d 1h 6m
Fiestaware Large Tangerine Orange Bowl Fiesta  40 ounce Serving Bowl Fiestaware Large Tangerine Orange Bowl Fiesta 40 ounce Serving Bowl 0 $14.00 1d 1h 42m
Fiesta Tangerine Orange  Set 2 Cups & Saucers Homer Laughlin China Co. Fiesta Tangerine Orange Set 2 Cups & Saucers Homer Laughlin China Co. 0 $8.99 1d 4h 39m
Fiesta bistro bowl Medium 38 oz. Tangerine Fiesta bistro bowl Medium 38 oz. Tangerine $32.32 1d 4h 59m
Fiestaware, Coaster, Scarlet Tangerine Sunflower, Fiesta, Warm Calypso Fiestaware, Coaster, Scarlet Tangerine Sunflower, Fiesta, Warm Calypso $15.29 1d 7h 35m
 FIESTAWARE MUG~TANGERINE ORANGE~CIRCLE RING HANDLE FIESTAWARE MUG~TANGERINE ORANGE~CIRCLE RING HANDLE $8.49 1d 10h 56m
GRAVY BOAT/SAUCEBOAT & DRIP TRAY tangerine NEW FIESTA GRAVY BOAT/SAUCEBOAT & DRIP TRAY tangerine NEW FIESTA $29.99 1d 15h
Fiesta 13-5/8-Inch Oval Platter, Tangerine Fiesta 13-5/8-Inch Oval Platter, Tangerine $49.14 1d 15h 39m
Fiesta Homer Laughlin  China Co. Orange / Tangerine Serving Bowl 8.5 Fiesta Homer Laughlin China Co. Orange / Tangerine Serving Bowl 8.5" Excellent $39.95 1d 17h 53m
4 DINNER PLATES set lot tangerine orange HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA WARE 10.5 4 DINNER PLATES set lot tangerine orange HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA WARE 10.5" NEW $59.99 1d 19h 38m
 SUGAR LID only FIESTA tangerine orange NEW SUGAR LID only FIESTA tangerine orange NEW $7.99 1d 19h 48m
Fiestaware Fiesta small footed tripod bowl tangerine Fiestaware Fiesta small footed tripod bowl tangerine 7 $5.50 1d 20h 21m
RARE Fiesta Dancing Lady Resin 6 RARE Fiesta Dancing Lady Resin 6" TANGERINE- Misspelled Label. $249.00 1d 20h 31m
Fiesta Ware Tangerine Platter 13 1/2ins Fiesta Ware Tangerine Platter 13 1/2ins $15.00 1d 20h 35m
Fiesta® GUSTO BOWLS - Choice of COLORS - Current & Discontinued COLORS Fiesta® GUSTO BOWLS - Choice of COLORS - Current & Discontinued COLORS $9.99 1d 20h 46m
Fiesta JUMBO MUG/CUP- 4 5/8 Fiesta JUMBO MUG/CUP- 4 5/8"x 3 1/2" -New Never Used-Retired Color- TANGERINE $15.00 1d 21h 52m
FIESTA WARE CANISTER SET small med large CROCK turquoise ivory tangerine NEW FIESTA WARE CANISTER SET small med large CROCK turquoise ivory tangerine NEW $119.99 1d 23h 2m
Fiesta Tangerine Orange Disc Pitcher Large 64 Oz Water Fiestaware Retired EUC Fiesta Tangerine Orange Disc Pitcher Large 64 Oz Water Fiestaware Retired EUC $26.99 1d 23h 58m
Fiesta Ware lot of 7 Plates 10.5 Fiesta Ware lot of 7 Plates 10.5" 6" scarlet red tangerine daffodil periwinkle $27.95 2d 39m
Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Small Baking Bowl 3 QT NEW! Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Small Baking Bowl 3 QT NEW! $23.99 2d 1h 42m
Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bowl Fiesta Retired Orange 19 oz Cereal Bowl Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bowl Fiesta Retired Orange 19 oz Cereal Bowl $10.00 2d 3h
Fiesta Ware Retired TANGERINE Orange   Gusto Bowl 28 ounce Fiesta Ware Retired TANGERINE Orange Gusto Bowl 28 ounce 0 $9.99 2d 3h 24m
FIESTA FIESTAWARE 1 QUART TANGERINE ORANGE CANISTER 7 1/2 FIESTA FIESTAWARE 1 QUART TANGERINE ORANGE CANISTER 7 1/2" RETIRED HLC 0 $29.99 2d 4h 45m
6Pc TANGERINE FIESTA SERVING SET 3 Plates, 2 Bowls, Coffee Mug Impressed/Printed 6Pc TANGERINE FIESTA SERVING SET 3 Plates, 2 Bowls, Coffee Mug Impressed/Printed $44.00 2d 4h 45m
Fiesta® TANGERINE 10 oz. Ring Handle Mug - Discontinued Color Fiesta® TANGERINE 10 oz. Ring Handle Mug - Discontinued Color $7.99 2d 5h 24m
Set of 6 Fiesta Tangerine Orange Tom And Jerry Coffee Cups Mugs Set of 6 Fiesta Tangerine Orange Tom And Jerry Coffee Cups Mugs $24.29 2d 5h 40m
Fiesta Ware FIESTA FESTIVAL 2016 Tangerine Orange  Luncheon Plate   NEW Fiesta Ware FIESTA FESTIVAL 2016 Tangerine Orange Luncheon Plate NEW $32.99 2d 5h 40m
Lot 2 Fiestaware Dinner 10.5 + Dessert 7.25 Lot 2 Fiestaware Dinner 10.5 + Dessert 7.25" Plate Tangerine Orange Retired New 0 $12.99 2d 6h 2m
Fiesta Ware Butter Dish No Lid Fiestaware Tangerine Extra Large Retired Color Fiesta Ware Butter Dish No Lid Fiestaware Tangerine Extra Large Retired Color 0 $7.99 2d 6h 2m
Homer Laughlin HLC Fiesta Fiestaware 6 oz Coffee Tea Cup Mug (Tangerine) Homer Laughlin HLC Fiesta Fiestaware 6 oz Coffee Tea Cup Mug (Tangerine) $8.00 2d 7h 57m
Fiesta CEREAL BOWL - 19 Oz  appx. 6 7/8 Fiesta CEREAL BOWL - 19 Oz appx. 6 7/8" x 1 1/2" deep.- TANGERINE $8.00 2d 8h 3m
Homer Laughlin Fiestaware Cups and Saucers Tangerine Orange 8 oz Contemporary Homer Laughlin Fiestaware Cups and Saucers Tangerine Orange 8 oz Contemporary 0 $11.99 2d 8h 49m
Fiestaware Deviled Egg Plate Tray Tangerine Orange 12 Fiestaware Deviled Egg Plate Tray Tangerine Orange 12" $19.99 2d 16h 11m
Fiestaware Tangerine  Ornament 75th Anniversary Dancing Lady Fiesta Retired NIP Fiestaware Tangerine Ornament 75th Anniversary Dancing Lady Fiesta Retired NIP 1 $3.00 2d 17h 59m
Fiestaware,12 oz Old Fashion Drink Glass, Fiesta, Scarlet Tangerine Fiestaware,12 oz Old Fashion Drink Glass, Fiesta, Scarlet Tangerine $14.39 2d 20h 42m
Fiestaware, Teacup & Saucer, Fiestaware, Fiesta, Retired Tangerine Fiestaware, Teacup & Saucer, Fiestaware, Fiesta, Retired Tangerine $11.69 2d 20h 42m
Fiestaware ? Tangerine Butter Dish Extra Large Fiestaware ? Tangerine Butter Dish Extra Large $28.99 2d 20h 51m
NIB*Fiesta Fiestaware* Tangerine*4 pieces- 1 Place Setting* 17294Z S160 NIB*Fiesta Fiestaware* Tangerine*4 pieces- 1 Place Setting* 17294Z S160 $58.00 2d 20h 59m
4 DINNER PLATES set lot 2 turquoise 2 tangerine HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA WARE 10.5 4 DINNER PLATES set lot 2 turquoise 2 tangerine HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA WARE 10.5" $49.99 2d 21h 53m
Homer Laughlin FIESTA TANGERINE Dinner Plate(s) 10 5/8 Homer Laughlin FIESTA TANGERINE Dinner Plate(s) 10 5/8" NEW $17.90 2d 22h 26m
Homer Laughlin FIESTA TANGERINE Mug(s) 3 5/8 Homer Laughlin FIESTA TANGERINE Mug(s) 3 5/8" x 3 3/4" NEW $15.11 2d 22h 27m
Fiesta Ware Cup and Saucer Tangerine Fiesta Ware Cup and Saucer Tangerine $10.00 2d 22h 48m
14OZ  small CEREAL BOWL tangerine FIESTAWARE FIESTA 14OZ small CEREAL BOWL tangerine FIESTAWARE FIESTA $8.99 2d 22h 50m
AD CUP & SAUCER ESPRESSO DEMITASSE tangerine FIESTA  AD CUP & SAUCER ESPRESSO DEMITASSE tangerine FIESTA $29.99 3d 31m
Fiesta Ware 4-Piece Dinnerware Place Setting - Tangerine Fiesta Ware 4-Piece Dinnerware Place Setting - Tangerine 0 $15.99 3d 2h 18m
Fiesta Ware Set of SIX Dinner Plates Tangerine Orange 10.5 Fiesta Ware Set of SIX Dinner Plates Tangerine Orange 10.5" mint Fiestaware 0 $59.95 3d 2h 51m
Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Loaf Pan NEW! Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Loaf Pan NEW! $21.99 3d 3h 12m
4 Fiestaware Coffee Mugs Homer Laughlin Tom & Jerry Tangerine Orange Set of 4 4 Fiestaware Coffee Mugs Homer Laughlin Tom & Jerry Tangerine Orange Set of 4 $35.00 3d 4h 9m
Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bistro Bowl 38 oz NEW Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bistro Bowl 38 oz NEW 0 $9.99 3d 4h 22m
Fiesta® TANGERINE 12 oz. Java Mug - Discontinued Color Fiesta® TANGERINE 12 oz. Java Mug - Discontinued Color $8.99 3d 4h 24m
Fiesta Rainbow Stripe Luncheon Plate NEW - Scarlet Tangerine Lemongrass (1 left) Fiesta Rainbow Stripe Luncheon Plate NEW - Scarlet Tangerine Lemongrass (1 left) $19.99 3d 4h 44m
Fiesta® TANGERINE Large Canister - Discontinued Color - 1st Quality Fiesta® TANGERINE Large Canister - Discontinued Color - 1st Quality $74.99 3d 4h 54m
Fiestaware Tangerine Signature Bowl Fiesta Retired Orange 18 oz Serving Bowl NEW Fiestaware Tangerine Signature Bowl Fiesta Retired Orange 18 oz Serving Bowl NEW $32.00 3d 5h 17m
Fiesta 2 Quart Medium Kitchen Canister / Cookie Jar - Tangerine Fiesta 2 Quart Medium Kitchen Canister / Cookie Jar - Tangerine 0 $15.99 3d 6h 25m
Fiestaware Tangerine Casserole Base Fiesta 90 ounce Orange Baking Dish Fiestaware Tangerine Casserole Base Fiesta 90 ounce Orange Baking Dish $30.00 3d 7h 20m
FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE LEAD FREE 8 7/8 FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE LEAD FREE 8 7/8" LUNCHEON PLATE 2003-2018 $13.97 3d 12h 17m
FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE LEAD FREE 8 7/8 FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE LEAD FREE 8 7/8" LARGE RIM SOUP BOWL 2003-2018 $13.97 3d 12h 17m
FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE 3 1/2 FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE 3 1/2" TOM AND JERRY MUG 2003-2018 $10.47 3d 12h 17m
FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE 3 1/2 FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN TANGERINE 3 1/2" TOM & JERRY MUG 2003-18 $10.47 3d 12h 31m
Fiesta Ware Butter Dish No Lid Fiestaware Tangerine Extra Large Retired Color Fiesta Ware Butter Dish No Lid Fiestaware Tangerine Extra Large Retired Color $8.99 3d 14h 22m
 Fiestaware Fiesta Large Bowl Tangerine Orange Retired New Fiestaware Fiesta Large Bowl Tangerine Orange Retired New $10.99 3d 14h 22m
Fiestaware Glassware 4.5” Tumbler Heather Lemongrass Peacock Tangerine Set/2 Fiestaware Glassware 4.5” Tumbler Heather Lemongrass Peacock Tangerine Set/2 $22.00 3d 16h 44m
Homer Laughlin Tangerine 2017 Member Exclusive Ornament NIB Homer Laughlin Tangerine 2017 Member Exclusive Ornament NIB $20.00 3d 18h 21m
LOT OF 2 FIESTA WARE TANGERINE ORANGE TEA CUP AND SAUCER SETS HOMER LAUGHLIN USA LOT OF 2 FIESTA WARE TANGERINE ORANGE TEA CUP AND SAUCER SETS HOMER LAUGHLIN USA $17.99 3d 19h 5m
Fiesta BUTTER DISH BOTTOM- Original Size -Discontinued Item - 2nd - TANGERINE Fiesta BUTTER DISH BOTTOM- Original Size -Discontinued Item - 2nd - TANGERINE $10.00 3d 20h 1m
Fiestaware, Trivet, Fiesta, Hot Plate, Tangerine orange, Nice Fiestaware, Trivet, Fiesta, Hot Plate, Tangerine orange, Nice $10.79 3d 20h 9m
Fiesta RETIRED TANGERINE / New with Tags / Luncheon 9 Fiesta RETIRED TANGERINE / New with Tags / Luncheon 9" Plate 1st Quality $16.99 3d 21h 36m
Fiestaware, Creamer, Fiesta, Tangerine orange Fiestaware, Creamer, Fiesta, Tangerine orange $12.59 3d 23h 1m
Fiestaware, Sugar, NO Lid, Fiesta, Tangerine orange, New Seconds Fiestaware, Sugar, NO Lid, Fiesta, Tangerine orange, New Seconds $9.89 3d 23h 4m

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