Though Le Creuset has been making high-quality, enameled cast-iron cookware, including skillets and Dutch ovens, for the better part of a century, the traditional French brand isn’t immune to following trends and getting a little adventurous when it comes to color. A couple of years ago, when millennial pink popped up everywhere, Le Creuset came out with a new color called Hibiscus that was a dead ringer for the pale, rosy pink that refused to disappear.
So it hasn’t been a huge surprise that we’ve spotted this season’s trendiest melodramatic purple creeping into the cookware company’s collections. The Cut’s Emilia Petrarca describes this hue as “both sad and happy at the same time — a state of being I think a lot of people can relate to for spring 2018.” Le Creuset calls it Provence, likely in homage to the French lavender the color ostensibly imitates, and right now, there are lots of melodramatic-purple Le Creuset cookware on sale at Nordstrom for 20 percent off.
Le Creuset Stoneware French Press
Le Creuset Stoneware Mug
Le Creuset Tea Bag Holder
Signature 7 1/4 Quart Round Enamel Cast Iron French/Dutch Oven
Le Creuset Pitcher
Le Creuset 4-Quart Heritage Rectangular Covered Baking Dish
Le Creuset Egg Cup
Le Creuset Signature 6 3/4-Quart Round Wide French/Dutch Oven
Le Creuset Spoon Rest
Le Creuset 1 1/2-Quart Chef’s Oven
Le Creuset 3-Quart Heritage Square Dish
Le Creuset 1/3-Quart Stainless Steel Knob Mini Cocotte
Le Creuset Signature 2 1/4-Quart Saucepan
Le Creuset 2 1/4-Quart Flower Cocotte With Stainless Steel Knob
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