Marsala: Interior Design

A week or so ago, I posted about Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year, Marsala, pertaining to fashion.  Today, I thought we could take a look at this pretty color in design.

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I love this color so much because it is not one that only works with certain design styles.  Here we see a pretty traditional kids’ room with variations of the color throughout.

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And then, in the same breath, we have a more contemporary kids’ room using the same variation of color.

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An easy, non-committal way to bring this color into your space is with a rug.  Especially if you want a graphic print.

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This room packs a big punch, but I love it for that.  Marsala toile is upholstered on the walls, furniture, and, most likely, the window treatments.

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Marsala window treatments in a rustic bunk room.

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Another non-permanent way to implement this color — flowers!  These look so pretty in this neutral office.

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A Marsala sofa is definitely a bold choice, but in this room, it is a lasting staple.

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There’s something about this color that looks incredibly beautiful with brass/gold accents.

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I would like to wrap myself in those window treatments and revel in the swishing sound!  🙂

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Kelly Wearstler does Marsala so good — killer room.

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A great application of color.  That white is bright and grounded so beautifully.

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