Green almost always makes a good choice for interiors, but when you want an especially sophisticated green hue, consider malachite, with its light and dark striations.

robert allen malakos.jpg

Mitchell Black presents Formation, a new wallcovering from the Mrs. Paranjape Papers collection of eight patterns designed by Nashville interior designer Lori Paranjape. Shown in the Signature Green colorway, it pairs especially well with white linen upholstery and graphic artwork combining shades of green and black on a white background. (mitchellblack.com)

Mrs. Paranjape_Formation_Image-01.jpg

 Robert Allen’s Malakos pattern in malachite is nothing short of mesmerizing. The multipurpose 100 percent cotton fabric is also available in Ink and Ultramarine colorways. (kdrshowrooms.com)

BIANCA-MAL_2400x.jpg

The Worlds Away Bianca table lamp with its urn-shaped base is tole-painted to resemble malachite. Also available with a Black Leopard, Palm or Vine motif. (houzz.com)

Nancy Robinson is a contributing writer to Ladue News specializing in interiors and home décor.