Designer Jillian O’Neill takes on the Color of the year: Marsala

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Finally, summer is at an end! Although I love the Houston heat, I am really looking forward to embracing all those fabulous fall colors as it begins to cool down, and not only in my wardrobe, but my entire home!

Updating your interior accent colors and home accessories offers a simple and fun way to stay on trend each season without over investing.

This fall season we are particularly excited to put a new spin on the traditional cranberry hue with the 2015 Pantone color of the year, Marsala.

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We’ve already seen this dark smoky jewel tone take over the fall runway but Marsala is not just the color to accessorize your fall wardrobe. It also offers the perfect palette to create a warm but sophisticated thanksgiving table.

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We hope these selections inspire your own holiday celebrations complete from (table)top to toe…

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Find these minimalist but striking Jars dinner and desert plates at Barneys

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This elegant Cunill gold flatware, available on OneKingsLane, will compliment marsala tones perfectly and add warmth and luxury to your tabletop.

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Festive gold-tinted stemware from Anthropologie

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Find out how to replicate this beautiful floral centerpiece at greenweddingshoes.com

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This large scented Diptyque candle, availbale at net-a-porter, will make for the prefect hostess gift for the entire festive season.

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Ombre velvet throw pillows from onekingslane.com

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Go effortlessly from day to night in this chic leather Escada dress or go fashion- forward in this lace jumpsuit from Trina Turk.

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Color-block your outfit with these Gianvito Rossi velvet sandals from net-a- porter and delicate drop earrings from Kendra Scott.

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Tonal lipstick from Tom Ford to finish off your look!