Add a splash of Marsala to your interior Dec 23, 2014 by Metricon Add to lookbook Pin it! It’s official. Radiant Orchid (pinkish-purple for the colour-blind among us) is so last year. The New Year will be all about Marsala, according to Pantone who has named the earthy red tone as their 2015 Colour of the Year. While the critics are divided, we're happy to say that we approve. Find out how to use this rich tone in your own home.