Fiesta® Fact Sheet
The Homer Laughlin China Company’s™ Fiesta® Dinnerware brand features art deco styling and bold, bright colors.
It was originally designed by Frederick Hurten Rhead in 1936. Discontinued in 1973, Fiesta made resurgence in 1986, marking the brand’s 50th anniversary and the continuation of a contemporary inspired color palette, with each shade complementing one another.
Since 1936, a total of 49 colors were introduced into the line. Each year, the company continues its tradition of introducing a new color to the dinnerware collection.
The constant evolution of colors makes the brand appealing to a broad and widely varied audience, including not only Fiesta enthusiasts who have been supportive of the brand for generations, but also new fashion forward consumers who are looking to incorporate color and personality into their dining experiences. Today, Fiesta® Dinnerware is one of the leading dinnerware collections in casual tabletop, as well as a consistent leader in bridal registries.
|Current Colors||Collectable Colors, No Longer in Production|
|Daffodil||2017 –||Paprika||2010 – 2016|
|Claret||2016 –||Plum||2001 – 2015|
|Sage||2015 –||Black||1986 – 2014|
|Slate||2015 –||Peacock||2005 – 2014|
|Poppy||2014 –||Flamingo||2012 – 2013|
|Lapis||2013 –||Chocolate||2008 – 2012|
|Lemongrass||2009 –||Cinnabar||2000 – 2010|
|Ivory||2008 –||Evergreen||2007 – 2010|
|Scarlet||2004 –||Heather||2006 – 2009|
|Tangerine||2003 –||Persimmon||1995 – 2008|
|Shamrock||2002 –||Pearl Gray||1999 – 2001|
|Sunflower||2001 –||Sea Mist Green||1991 – 2005|
|Turquoise||1988 –||Periwinkle Blue||1989 – 2006|
|White||1986 –||Rose||1986 – 2005|
|Cobalt||1986 –||Yellow||1987 – 2002|
|Apricot||1986 – 1998|
|Turf Green||1969 – 1972|
|Limited-Edition Colors, No Longer in Production||Antique Gold||1969 – 1972|
|Chartreuse||1997 – 1999||Medium Green||1959 – 1969|
|Sapphire||1996 – 1997||Gray||1951 – 1959|
|Lilac||1993 – 1995||Chartreuse||1951 – 1959|
|Juniper||2000 – 2001||Rose||1951 – 1959|
|Marigold||2008 – 2012 (75th Anniversary)||Forest Green||1951 – 1959|
|Turquoise||1937 – 1969|
|Old Ivory||1936 – 1951|
|Yellow||1936 – 1969|
|Green (Light)||1936 – 1951|
|Blue (Cobalt)||1936 – 1951|
|Red||1936 – 1943 / 1959 – 1972|
About Fiesta® Dinnerware, Made In The USA
Designed by Frederick Hurten Rhead in 1936, Fiesta Dinnerware is among the most collected dinnerware in the world. Fiesta was discontinued in 1973 and reissued in 1986 with new contemporary colors to mark its 50th anniversary. The brand is now celebrating its 79th anniversary with no signs of stopping. In fact, it was recently commended in AdWeek for its appeal to millennials. Fiesta, with its unique Art Deco style, is a timeless classic and has landed it in the collections of numerous museums from the Smithsonian Institution to the Andy Warhol Museum. For more information, visit: homerlaughlin.com and the Fiesta blog at alwaysfestive.com. Also visit Fiesta on Facebook: Homer Laughlin China and Pinterest: Fiesta Dinnerware.
About The Homer Laughlin China Company™
The Homer Laughlin China Company is the largest major plate, saucer and cup manufacturer in the country, employing more than 850 employees at its factory in Newell, WV. The company has been a dinnerware resource since the late 1800s when it first began production of white “ware”. Backed by a 144-year history in the industry, Homer Laughlin continues to be a leader in dinnerware—committed to its craft, workforce, region, and country. For additional information, visit: hlcdinnerware.com.
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