…..No doubt you’ll be seeing a lot of ‘Marsala’ this year as this warm, rich and sophisticated hue has been announced as Pantone’s 2015 colour of the year.
Much like the fortified wine that gives Marsala its name, this tasteful hue embodies the satisfying richness of a fulfilling meal while its grounding red-brown roots emanate a sophisticated, natural earthiness. This hearty, yet stylish tone is all about a pioneering spirit and leadership qualities, promoting ambition and determination.
The Versatility Of Marsala: Equally appealing to men and women, Marsala is a stirring and flavorful shadefor apparel and accessories, one that encourages color creativity and experimentation.
Flattering against many skin tones, sultry and subtle Marsala is a great
go-to color for beauty, providing enormous highlight for the cheek, and a captivating pop of color for nails, shadows lips and hair.
Dramatic and at the same time grounding, the rich and full-bodied red-brown Marsala brings color warmth into home interiors.
An earthy shade with a bit of sophistication, texture is the story in print and packaging. A matte finish highlights Marsala’s organic nature while adding a sheen conveys a completely different message of glamour and luxury.
Marsala Color Pairings:Whether in a flat or textured material, or with a matte or gloss finish, this highly varietal shade combines dramatically with neutrals, including warmer taupes and grays. Because of its burnished undertones, sultry Marsala is highly compatible with amber, umber and golden yellows, greens in both turquoise and teal, and blues in the more vibrant range.
Add Marsala to your Pallette:Sensual and bold, delicious Marsala is a daringly inviting tone that nurtures; exuding confidence and stability while feeding the body, mind and soul.
Very rich and full of life, Marsala brings us a sensation of warm and fearless world where sexy is the new great thing.The fashion world is super excited about this new trend and the top fashion brands are creating new and different pieces around it.
As far as interior design goes, Marsala is the hottest color for you to have right now at your style at home. This hearty, yet stylish tone is universally appealing and translates easily to fashion, beauty, industrial design, home furnishings and interiors.