The color-consulting company Pantone has chosen a reddish-orange shade called tangerine tango as 2012’s color of the year. Start spreading the hue with these fresh updates. Sunglasses optional. — Janet Bennett Kelly
Ribbed detailing around the neckline, cuffs and hem adds design interest to Magaschoni’s oh-so-cozy tangerine turtleneck, a mix of 95 percent wool and 5 percent cashmere. It’s a lush look for the depths of winter in Washington. Also available in ivory, yellow and black.Funnel neck tunic,$374 at Betsy Fisher, 1224 Connecticut Ave. NW, 202-785-1975 and www.magaschoni.com.Magaschoni
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.