Pantone's color of the year for 2015 is Marsala — a winey reddish-brown that brings a rich warmth to interiors, and, as these pictures from our house tours prove, can be surprisingly versatile.

(Image credit: Beth Lundell Garver)
(Image credit: Beth Lundell Garver)

Mary Roach's Nest: The Curious Charm of a Writer's Pad

Kristy's Lovely Bedroom + Workspace

(Image credit: Adrienne Breaux)

Perry & Lestat's Colorful Romanian Home

(Image credit: Darren Bradley)

Elise & Darren's Modernist Sensibility

(Image credit: Beth Bates)

Mallory & Liz's Santa Monica Prop House

(Image credit: Lindsey Kay Averill)

Cyndi's Fearless Family Home

What do you think? Do you dig Marsala?