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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.

Fiestaware Tangerine Salad Plate Fiesta Retired Orange Small Plate Fiestaware Tangerine Salad Plate Fiesta Retired Orange Small Plate $8.00 33m
Fiestaware, Egg Tray, Egg Plate, Egg Platter, Fiesta, Tangerine orange Fiestaware, Egg Tray, Egg Plate, Egg Platter, Fiesta, Tangerine orange $17.09 40m
Homer Laughlin Fiesta Tangerine Large Disk Pitcher Homer Laughlin Fiesta Tangerine Large Disk Pitcher $35.00 44m
Fiesta Entertainment Sunflower, Lemongrass, Tangerine, Lapis, Scarlet HLC Party Fiesta Entertainment Sunflower, Lemongrass, Tangerine, Lapis, Scarlet HLC Party $69.00 53m
Fiesta JUMBO MUG/CUP- 4 5/8 Fiesta JUMBO MUG/CUP- 4 5/8"x 3 1/2" -New Never Used-Retired Color- TANGERINE $12.00 59m
SOAP LOTION PUMP DISPENSER in TANGERINE ~ New NWT Contemporary Fiesta Ware SOAP LOTION PUMP DISPENSER in TANGERINE ~ New NWT Contemporary Fiesta Ware $33.99 1h 12m
FIESTAWARE COOKIE JAR/CANNISTER---TANGERINE----------------------------------sm FIESTAWARE COOKIE JAR/CANNISTER---TANGERINE----------------------------------sm $42.00 1h 14m
NWT FIESTA JUMBO CUP PAIR in TANGERINE and SAGE NWT FIESTA JUMBO CUP PAIR in TANGERINE and SAGE $37.99 1h 15m
FIESTA BREAD & BUTTER PLATE MIXED LOT of 8 ~ Lemongr Chocolate Tangerine Slate FIESTA BREAD & BUTTER PLATE MIXED LOT of 8 ~ Lemongr Chocolate Tangerine Slate $39.99 1h 16m
(2) TANGERINE FIESTA OMNI TRAYS ~ ENTERTAINMENT SET COMPARTMENT DISH (2) TANGERINE FIESTA OMNI TRAYS ~ ENTERTAINMENT SET COMPARTMENT DISH $24.99 1h 17m
FIESTA TANGERINE BISTRO SALAD PLATE Lot of 4 FIESTA TANGERINE BISTRO SALAD PLATE Lot of 4 $19.99 1h 20m
TANGERINE FIESTA BREAD & BUTTER PLATE LOT of 4 TANGERINE FIESTA BREAD & BUTTER PLATE LOT of 4 $22.99 1h 20m
Fiesta Ware 5 PIECE FLATWARE  -  New Never Used - Retired Color - TANGERINE Fiesta Ware 5 PIECE FLATWARE - New Never Used - Retired Color - TANGERINE $20.00 1h 21m
Fiesta Appetizer Plate - Tangerine - Retired Color Fiesta Appetizer Plate - Tangerine - Retired Color $6.00 2h 4m
Fiesta Individual Casserole - Tangerine - Retired Color Fiesta Individual Casserole - Tangerine - Retired Color $16.00 2h 34m
Fiesta Serving Bowl - Tangerine - Retired Color Fiesta Serving Bowl - Tangerine - Retired Color $25.00 2h 41m
Fiesta Square Bowl & Dinner Plate - Tangerine - Retired Color Fiesta Square Bowl & Dinner Plate - Tangerine - Retired Color $22.00 2h 41m
Fiestaware Tangerine Stacking Cereal Bowl Fiesta Orange Bowl Retired 11 ounce Fiestaware Tangerine Stacking Cereal Bowl Fiesta Orange Bowl Retired 11 ounce $7.50 2h 54m
Fiestaware Tangerine Rectangle Baker Fiesta Orange Baking Tray NWT Retired Color Fiestaware Tangerine Rectangle Baker Fiesta Orange Baking Tray NWT Retired Color $55.00 3h 1m
Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bowl Fiesta Orange 19 ounce Cereal Bowl Retired Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bowl Fiesta Orange 19 ounce Cereal Bowl Retired $9.00 3h 11m
Fiestaware/Fiesta Square Coffee Mug Tangerine Fiesta HLC Fiestaware/Fiesta Square Coffee Mug Tangerine Fiesta HLC $9.99 3h 20m
CENTER PIECE PEDESTAL BOWL tangerine FIESTA 64 OZ. NEW CENTER PIECE PEDESTAL BOWL tangerine FIESTA 64 OZ. NEW $17.99 3h 34m
Fiestaware Tangerine Skillet Baker Fiesta Retired Orange Baking Skillet Fiestaware Tangerine Skillet Baker Fiesta Retired Orange Baking Skillet $22.00 3h 35m
Fiestaware Tangerine Utensil Crock or Holder Fiesta Orange Kitchen Crock Fiestaware Tangerine Utensil Crock or Holder Fiesta Orange Kitchen Crock $28.00 4h 23m
RAMEKIN CUP, SOUFFLE BOWL 8 OZ. TANGERINE FIESTA RAMEKIN CUP, SOUFFLE BOWL 8 OZ. TANGERINE FIESTA $7.99 4h 49m
6 1/8 6 1/8" BREAD & BUTTER B B PLATE tangerine orange FIESTA WARE $5.49 4h 49m
LATTE MUG CUP tangerine orange FIESTA WARE new LATTE MUG CUP tangerine orange FIESTA WARE new $18.99 4h 54m
STACKING FRUIT BOWL tangerine FIESTAWARE FIESTA new STACKING FRUIT BOWL tangerine FIESTAWARE FIESTA new $7.99 5h 9m
Fiestaware Tangerine classic 3 piece place setting Fiestaware Tangerine classic 3 piece place setting $15.00 5h 57m
LOT OF 2 FIESTAWARE MUGS TANGERINE ORANGE CIRCLE RING HANDLE LOT OF 2 FIESTAWARE MUGS TANGERINE ORANGE CIRCLE RING HANDLE $24.95 6h 8m
Fiestaware Tangerine classic 3 piece place setting Fiestaware Tangerine classic 3 piece place setting $15.01 6h 9m
Fiestaware Saucer -Tangerine Fiestaware Saucer -Tangerine $4.99 7h 18m
Fiestaware Homer Laughlin China Co 8.25 Fiestaware Homer Laughlin China Co 8.25" Tangerine Serving Bowl Orange $17.99 7h 29m
Fiestaware 3 Pce Set: TANGERINE 10.5” Dinner & 7.25” Salad Plate & 10.25 oz Mug Fiestaware 3 Pce Set: TANGERINE 10.5” Dinner & 7.25” Salad Plate & 10.25 oz Mug 0 $8.99 8h 25m
Fiestaware Tangerine Ornament Fiesta Orange 2004 Dancing Lady Ornament Fiestaware Tangerine Ornament Fiesta Orange 2004 Dancing Lady Ornament $15.00 8h 55m
Fiesta Fiestaware 4-piece Place Setting-Tangerine - NEW IN BOX Fiesta Fiestaware 4-piece Place Setting-Tangerine - NEW IN BOX $45.00 8h 58m
Fiesta Fiestaware Jam Jars (2) -1 Shamrock & 1 Tangerine- FREE SHIPPING Fiesta Fiestaware Jam Jars (2) -1 Shamrock & 1 Tangerine- FREE SHIPPING $45.00 9h 15m
Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Square Baker NEW! Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Square Baker NEW! $24.99 9h 18m
Fiestaware, Extra Large Covered Butter Dish, Fiesta, Tangerine orange Fiestaware, Extra Large Covered Butter Dish, Fiesta, Tangerine orange $25.19 10h 18m
Fiestaware Tangerine Square Dinner Plate Fiestaware Tangerine Square Dinner Plate $10.00 10h 18m
Fiesta Ware Tangerine Orange Tea Cup Set Of 4 Fiesta Ware Tangerine Orange Tea Cup Set Of 4 $14.99 11h 15m
Two Homer Laughlin Fiestaware Coffee Tea Soup Cup Mug~Tangerine Two Homer Laughlin Fiestaware Coffee Tea Soup Cup Mug~Tangerine $12.50 12h 8m
2003 TANGERINE ORANGE FIESTA 10 1/2 2003 TANGERINE ORANGE FIESTA 10 1/2" DINNER PLATE HOMER LAUGHLIN HLC FIESTAWARE $29.89 14h 14m
Lot Of 2 Fiestaware Tangerine Stacking Cereal Bowl Fiesta Retired 11 oz Bowl Lot Of 2 Fiestaware Tangerine Stacking Cereal Bowl Fiesta Retired 11 oz Bowl $18.99 14h 57m
Fiesta Dinner Ware, Large Oval Serving Platter Tangerine orange 13 1/2 long used Fiesta Dinner Ware, Large Oval Serving Platter Tangerine orange 13 1/2 long used $16.88 21h 20m
Fiesta SPOON REST - 8 Fiesta SPOON REST - 8" -RETIRED COLOR - TANGERINE $16.00 21h 33m
NIP Fiesta® TANGERINE  HLCCA Members Exclusive 2017 Christmas Ornament NIP Fiesta® TANGERINE HLCCA Members Exclusive 2017 Christmas Ornament $13.99 22h 26m
Tangerine Fiestaware Fiesta Tea Cup and Saucer Set Color Set Tea/Coffee Tangerine Fiestaware Fiesta Tea Cup and Saucer Set Color Set Tea/Coffee $12.99 22h 32m
Tangerine Fiestaware Fiesta Tom and Jerry Old Style Coffee Mug Tangerine Fiestaware Fiesta Tom and Jerry Old Style Coffee Mug $12.99 22h 43m
Fiesta ELEGANCE WINE GLASS - VHTF Never Used - Marked Fiesta - TANGERINE Fiesta ELEGANCE WINE GLASS - VHTF Never Used - Marked Fiesta - TANGERINE $25.00 22h 45m
Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Square Salad Plate New/Open Stock!! Fiesta Fiestaware Tangerine Square Salad Plate New/Open Stock!! $6.99 22h 53m
Fiestaware 5-Piece Place Setting | Tangerine 830325 Fiestaware 5-Piece Place Setting | Tangerine 830325 $35.00 1d 8m
LUNCHEON PLATE LUNCHEON PLATE "square" tangerine orange FIESTA WARE 9" $12.99 1d 10m
Roseville Fressia Candle Holders in Tangerine Roseville Fressia Candle Holders in Tangerine 0 $39.99 1d 40m
Fiestaware, Bread Tray, Utility Tray, Fiesta, Tangerine orange, NEW WITH TAG Fiestaware, Bread Tray, Utility Tray, Fiesta, Tangerine orange, NEW WITH TAG $14.39 1d 1h 40m
Fiestaware, Loaf Pan, Bread Baker, meatloaf, Fiesta, Tangerine orange, New w/Tag Fiestaware, Loaf Pan, Bread Baker, meatloaf, Fiesta, Tangerine orange, New w/Tag $35.09 1d 1h 40m
Fiestaware Tangerine Loaf Pan Fiesta Retired Bakeware Bread Baking Pan NWT Fiestaware Tangerine Loaf Pan Fiesta Retired Bakeware Bread Baking Pan NWT $35.00 1d 2h 46m
Fiestaware Tangerine Gusto Bowl Fiesta Orange Bowl Fiestaware Tangerine Gusto Bowl Fiesta Orange Bowl $22.00 1d 3h 16m
FIESTA BAKING baker Bread Meat loaf pan DISH tangerine orange FIESTA BAKING baker Bread Meat loaf pan DISH tangerine orange $29.99 1d 3h 47m
HLC Fiesta TANGERINE ORANGE Range Stove Top Salt & Pepper Shakers Homer Laughlin HLC Fiesta TANGERINE ORANGE Range Stove Top Salt & Pepper Shakers Homer Laughlin $29.00 1d 3h 59m
 Fiesta Ware orange Tangerine Covered Butter Dish Made in USA Fiesta Ware orange Tangerine Covered Butter Dish Made in USA 0 $17.99 1d 4h 8m
Fiestaware Utility/Bread Tray Tangerine 12”x6” Fiestaware Utility/Bread Tray Tangerine 12”x6” 0 $10.10 1d 4h 30m
2 Fiestaware Tangerine Cup and Saucer 6 oz Homer Laughlin 2 Fiestaware Tangerine Cup and Saucer 6 oz Homer Laughlin $14.00 1d 5h 15m
FIESTA WARE large CANISTER CROCK LID Tangerine orange NEW FIESTA WARE large CANISTER CROCK LID Tangerine orange NEW $48.99 1d 5h 27m
FIESTA FIESTAWARE Tangerine orange CANISTERS CROCK  SET OF 3 NEW sm/med/large FIESTA FIESTAWARE Tangerine orange CANISTERS CROCK SET OF 3 NEW sm/med/large $199.99 1d 6h 27m
Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bowl Fiesta Retired Orange 19 oz Cereal Bowl Fiestaware Tangerine Medium Bowl Fiesta Retired Orange 19 oz Cereal Bowl 0 $7.99 1d 9h 2m
Genuine Homer Laughlin FIESTA Tangerine Orange Coffee Mug Tea Cup Genuine Homer Laughlin FIESTA Tangerine Orange Coffee Mug Tea Cup $15.95 1d 10h
Fiesta Fiestaware 75th Anniversary Ornament   Tangerine  NIP Fiesta Fiestaware 75th Anniversary Ornament Tangerine NIP $15.00 1d 10h 17m
Fiestaware Tangerine Utility tray Fiesta Orange Figure 8 Tray Fiestaware Tangerine Utility tray Fiesta Orange Figure 8 Tray $12.00 1d 10h 58m
Set of 2 Set of 2 "Fiesta" Tangerine Mugs. NEW $14.95 1d 11h 5m
Fiesta Fiestaware Dinnerwear Square Tangerine Set Dinner Plate Salad Bowl Fiesta Fiestaware Dinnerwear Square Tangerine Set Dinner Plate Salad Bowl $24.99 1d 11h 10m
Fiesta Tangerine Orange Dish Set Cup & Saucer, Mug, Bowl, Plates Fiestaware Fiesta Tangerine Orange Dish Set Cup & Saucer, Mug, Bowl, Plates Fiestaware $20.00 1d 12h 1m
2009 Fiesta® TANGERINE HLCCA Embossed Teapot Ornament 2009 Fiesta® TANGERINE HLCCA Embossed Teapot Ornament $15.00 1d 12h 27m
Homer Laughlin Fiesta Saucer in Tangerine Homer Laughlin Fiesta Saucer in Tangerine $4.90 1d 13h 25m
m,/Fiesta Fiestaware 10.5 m,/Fiesta Fiestaware 10.5" Welled Snack Plate Tangerine Dip bowl Heather CHEAP $23.55 1d 21h 44m
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 1d 21h 48m
Fiestaware Tangerine Square Salad Plate 9 Fiestaware Tangerine Square Salad Plate 9" Fiesta Orange Retired $6.99 1d 23h 17m
Fiestaware Tangerine Square Dinner Plate Fiesta Orange Retired Fiestaware Tangerine Square Dinner Plate Fiesta Orange Retired $9.99 1d 23h 18m
Fiesta 4 Piece Place Setting Tangerine Orange Homer Laughlin ***NIB*** Fiesta 4 Piece Place Setting Tangerine Orange Homer Laughlin ***NIB*** $29.99 1d 23h 23m
Fiestaware Tangerine 4 piece place setting Retired Fiesta Fall Dinnerware Fiestaware Tangerine 4 piece place setting Retired Fiesta Fall Dinnerware $35.00 1d 23h 50m
FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN ORANGE TANGERINE PIE PLATE DISH FIESTA HOMER LAUGHLIN ORANGE TANGERINE PIE PLATE DISH $14.99 2d 2h 15m
Fiestaware Tangerine Butter Dish Fiesta Extra Large XL Retired Orange Butter Fiestaware Tangerine Butter Dish Fiesta Extra Large XL Retired Orange Butter $35.00 2d 2h 51m
NEW FIESTAWARE Retired TANGERINE ORANGE Large SERVING BOWL FIESTA 40 OZ 1 QUART NEW FIESTAWARE Retired TANGERINE ORANGE Large SERVING BOWL FIESTA 40 OZ 1 QUART $12.99 2d 3h 11m
Fiesta 4 Piece Place Setting - Tangerine 831 325 - NEW IN BOX - Homer Laughlin Fiesta 4 Piece Place Setting - Tangerine 831 325 - NEW IN BOX - Homer Laughlin $29.90 2d 3h 57m
XL extra large COVERED BUTTER DISH tangerine orange NEW HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA XL extra large COVERED BUTTER DISH tangerine orange NEW HOMER LAUGHLIN FIESTA $28.99 2d 4h 50m
FIESTA ROUND BALL BULB CANDLE STICK HOLDER TANGERINE NEW FIESTA ROUND BALL BULB CANDLE STICK HOLDER TANGERINE NEW $49.99 2d 5h
FIESTA SALT SHAKER ORANGE TANGERINE RANGE TOP CONTEMPORARY FIESTA SALT SHAKER ORANGE TANGERINE RANGE TOP CONTEMPORARY $5.95 2d 5h 21m
Homer Laughlin Fiestaware Tangerine Fiesta Tea Coffee Cup And Saucer 7-3/4 oz Homer Laughlin Fiestaware Tangerine Fiesta Tea Coffee Cup And Saucer 7-3/4 oz $8.09 2d 5h 51m
FIESTAWARE Tea Coffee Cup & Saucer Set-Tangerine FIESTAWARE Tea Coffee Cup & Saucer Set-Tangerine $5.99 2d 6h 36m
Fiestaware Tangerine Buffet Plate Fiesta 9 inch Orange Plate Fiestaware Tangerine Buffet Plate Fiesta 9 inch Orange Plate $12.00 2d 7h 42m
Homer Laughlin Fiesta Fiestaware Set Homer Laughlin Fiesta Fiestaware Set "Tangerine Orange" Creamer, Sugar 0 $24.99 2d 8h 43m
Fiestaware Toothbrush Holder Tangerine Fiestaware Toothbrush Holder Tangerine 0 $12.99 2d 9h 56m
Pair CANDLESTICK Holders TANGERINE PYRAMID FIESTA WARE NEW NIB Rare Candlesticks Pair CANDLESTICK Holders TANGERINE PYRAMID FIESTA WARE NEW NIB Rare Candlesticks 0 $124.99 2d 11h 58m
Fiesta Homer Laughlin Tangerine Orange Dinner Plate, Saucer, Cup 3 pieces Fiesta Homer Laughlin Tangerine Orange Dinner Plate, Saucer, Cup 3 pieces $20.00 2d 13h 36m
Fiesta Ware TANGERINE 75th Anniversary Ornament NEW IN BOX 2011 Fiesta Ware TANGERINE 75th Anniversary Ornament NEW IN BOX 2011 $9.99 2d 14h 10m
FIESTA WARE TANGERINE 4 PC PLACE SETTING NEW IN BOX FIESTA WARE TANGERINE 4 PC PLACE SETTING NEW IN BOX 0 $72.00 2d 22h 47m
Fiestaware Tangerine Fiestaware Tangerine 0 $15.00 2d 22h 50m
Fiestaware Tangerine Dinner Plate Fiesta Orange 10.5 inch plate Fiestaware Tangerine Dinner Plate Fiesta Orange 10.5 inch plate $12.00 3d 5m
Fiestaware Fiesta Tangerine Orange Homer Laughlin Coffee Mug Circle Handle Cup Fiestaware Fiesta Tangerine Orange Homer Laughlin Coffee Mug Circle Handle Cup $17.99 3d 52m
Fiesta ware SMALL CEREAL BOWL - 14 Oz  Child Size - RETIRED COLOR- TANGERINE Fiesta ware SMALL CEREAL BOWL - 14 Oz Child Size - RETIRED COLOR- TANGERINE $9.00 3d 58m

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