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2013 Trend: Malachite

This swirling mineral is a dramatic showstopper.

With its deep hue and swirling pattern, malachite is bringing drama to everything from throw pillows to side tables. The wife of Tsar Nicholas I chose the Malachite Room in Saint Petersburg's Winter Palace as her formal reception hall. Create your own wow factor with a shapely sculpture atop your mantel, or set out malachite trays and boxes to showcase your own personal treasures.

See more trends from 2013 in this gallery, and watch Lynda and Suzanne discuss the year's top trends

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