Mad for Magenta

Magenta flowers on my mantle.

I tend to get a little color obsessed.  I fixate on a color and have to surround myself with it…..yellow, peacock blue, and the latest, Magenta.

 Maybe it was the magenta peonies and stalk I purchased this week.   I am hoping to use magenta on a current project for a client and have been searching the PDC for fabrics that utilize this color.

Who knows where this obsession originated, but I am digging it.

My Breakfast Table Arrangement.

Essie Sure Shot

I was so into Magenta this week that I had my mani/pedi done in the color.

This bag would make me happy.

 Thinking about what to wear with it I realized it goes with everything….black, blue, gray, white.

A wardrobe staple. I need it.

YSL Magenta Bag

Photo: www.ariannabelle.com

I have been in love with David Hicks La Florentina in Magenta/ Wine fabric since it appeared in Ruthie Sommers Living Room on the the first edition cover of Domino Magazine.  Ruthie Sommers is a a decorating genius, I love everything she does. The sofa is classic that will always remain fresh and current.

The Magenta patterned chairs make this room.

It’s a strong color but it works well here with the other more subtle colors because they are all warm tones.

Photo: Elle Decor

Photo: www.chapmaninteriorsblog.com

Even a little pop of this color goes a long way.  Check out the built in book cases in this Rome Apartment

 

The fireplace+ walls=delicious

Photo: Elle Decor

Photo: www.williamyeowardcrystal.com

You can also add a little Magenta magic to your dining table with this William Yeoward set of  china.

 

Photo: foodrepublic.com

 The old school Negroni Cocktail is a gorgeous shade of Magenta.

I’ll Drink to That.

Cheers to Magenta!

xoxo Carrie

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