Forget the overly cheery pinks and greens of Lilly Pulitzer: We much prefer the lush, moody treatment of the colors at Villa La Madonna in Piemonte. Co-owned by Swedish sisters Marie and Annica Eklund (who also run design company Bolon), the 16th-century-villa turned hotel is causing us to rethink a formerly preppy palette. Here’s a look.
Above: Emerald lampshades add a vintage appeal to the bedside.
(In addition to the lush beds and baths, we have our eye on summertime dinners on the terrace and massages offered al fresco.)
N.B. The Eklund sisters just launched a collection of Villa La Madonna rugs, inspired by the woven styles in each villa guest room, now available via Bolon.
Love the look of deep green in the bath and kitchen? Here are a few of our favorites: