Clean and considered, this month’s palette features a selection of hues designed to reassure in health and wellness environments. Calming throughout, a soft yellow and optimistic pink bring warmth and comfort. Gradating towards cooler hues, a gentle gray, clear blue-green and our 2021 Color of the Year, Simple Serenity gently uplift.
Softly welcoming, an optimistic pairing of Sweet Buttermilk and Drifting Tide make an ideal combination for reception areas in spa and wellness facilities. Partner with warm spotlights, light woods and mosaic-tiled features in tonal hues to create an entrance to relax guests.
The palette’s cool and clear shades, Simple Serenity, Drifting Tide and Angel Kiss are ideal for healthcare environments. This tonal harmony brings a real sense of clarity and reassuring cleanliness, designed to support and alleviate anxiety.
For guest and public restrooms opt for Pale Shrimp. Calm, and yet uplifting, this natural pink works well as an all-over color scheme. Finish with modular fixtures in warm, light woods and considered accessories for a modern outcome.
Waiting rooms can often feel stark and cold. Instead, create a comforting atmosphere with a combination of hues that soften and bring a gentle warmth to spaces. Here, Sweet Buttermilk and Pale Shrimp work as neutrals and create a meditative glow. Elevate a mood of ease and relaxation with plush cushions and views of natural foliage.
In creating calming environments for spa and wellness retreats or updating waiting areas and receptions for healthcare and clinics, color is a powerful tool. Designed to positively improve mindset and wellbeing, this month’s palette of soothing hues will ensure clients and guests feel relaxed and reassured.
In our next article we’ll be breathing new life into those outside spaces, focusing on updating your exteriors for the warmer months ahead.
Crisp, sunny mornings, birdsong and the sweet fragrance of flowers in bloom; this month’s palette takes inspiration from the delights of spring. A sunny yellow and soft yellow-green take center stage, with peaches and cream compliments and a gentle earth tone grounding this seasonal palette of radiant hues.
Bring some cheer to open plan kitchens and breakfast bars with yellow Sun Touched. This glowing yellow creates an instant color statement and is sure to brighten tired kitchen cabinets. For a refreshing and radiant look, layer with walls in peachy Flirt and finish with warm lighting, natural wood and crisp white tiles.
Create a calming mood in the bedroom with an allover color scheme of Crowned One. Soft and grounding, this warm earthy neutral will cocoon and comfort.
To optimize natural light, why not try Fire Dance, a selected hue from our Color of the Year 2021 trend palette? This lively yellow-green will open up even the smallest rooms to create a bright and light filled space.
For a soft contemporary feel in living rooms, try a combination of the gentle peachy Flirt for walls and creamy white Kiara for doors and woodwork. Again, a great choice for enhancing natural light, this is also a subtle scheme, perfect for adding your own personal touches through furnishing and home décor.
Working in harmony, this month’s spring-inspired palette will transform any room in your home. Whether you prefer a pared-back scheme in warm whites and sun-kissed neutrals or a bolder all-over application in radiant yellows and greens, awaken your home with this delightfully cheerful scheme.
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Whether you’re working remotely, or you and your team are heading back into the office, boost motivation and improve you and your colleagues’ wellbeing with this optimistic color palette. Organic and easy to use neutrals, Fresh Linen and Polished are lifted by a complementary pastel duo of blue-green Dreaming of the Day and clear peachy Pink Satin in this soft yet energizing scheme. To add definition, add a graphic element with dark charcoal Smokescreen in this month’s work-friendly palette.
Utilizing the complete palette, this uplifting scheme is perfect for updating shared spaces such as meeting rooms and break-out areas. Enhancing natural light, the easy warmth of Fresh Linen is an ideal backdrop for large office spaces. Pair with natural wood and add a subtle hint of color with painted panels in the complementary duo, Dreaming of the Day and Pink Satin. Welcoming furniture and modern lighting in the palette’s grey tones, Polished and Smokescreen completes this calm and inviting mood.
First impressions are everything! So, treat office waiting and reception areas to a sophisticated and slick interior overhaul. Fresh and cool, a two-tone color scheme in Dreaming of the Day and Polished is crisp and clean, especially when accessorized with minimalist furniture and lighting. The palette’s darkest shade, Smokescreen is naturally refined and is enhanced by statement furniture in the palette’s pastel pair.
Working from home for the foreseeable future? Take some time to create a designated area for your home office by layering the palette’s warmer shades to achieve a simple yet inspirational wall mural. Through painted geometric shapes, soft Pink Satin and neutral Fresh Linen and Polished create a comforting yet optimistic mood, ideal for enhancing engagement and productivity.
Short on time? Quick and simple interior updates could be exactly what’s needed to improve your working environment. Here, woodwork is instantly lifted with a lick of paint. Wooden coffee tables feel modern in charcoal black Smokescreen, and small desks stand out in Dreaming of the Day. Paired with plenty of plants, this is a perfect oasis for remote working in small studio apartments.
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As we look forward to a brighter year, take some time for self-care and create a space with your wellbeing in mind. Taking inspiration from serene mountain landscapes, a palette of cool and calm blues is our recommendation.
Selected as our Color of the Year for 2021, Simple Serenity is joined by muted Chicago Skyline and Ice Flow from our supporting trend palette. A soft blue nuance, Polished Cotton is added to complement the palette’s clear blues and blue-grays. Melting Glacier, with a whisper of blue undertone, is the perfect white to harmonize with the cool mood of the palette.So, start 2021 with an optimistic outlook and make a personal sanctuary for you to enjoy and unwind.
A duo of tranquil cool blues, Simple Serenity and Polished Cotton create a refreshing yet peaceful atmosphere for bedrooms. Create your own ‘headboard’ with a clever painted feature wall to frame your bed. In this understated painted mural, the blues gently transition in saturation from the clear freshness of Simple Serenity to the softened Polished Cotton. This relaxed scheme pairs beautifully with minimalist pendant lighting and layered soft accessories in pure whites and natural hues.
Dressing rooms and walk-in closets are effortlessly refined in the shaded blue-gray of Chicago Skyline. This soft, muted hue elevates woodwork and can also be used to create sophisticated zoning effects in the bedroom.
Looking for a simple and time friendly interior update? Refresh and upcycle wooden furniture with a coat of Polished Cotton. Soft and calming, this blue hue makes a gentle statement against a backdrop of the cool and clear Melting Glacier.
Appearing almost neutral, soft Chicago Skyline, Ice Flow, and cool white Melting Glacier feel clean and modern in this tonal grouping. Ascending from dark to light, ceilings appear lifted with this crisp color blocking technique in Chicago Skyline and Ice Flow, while tired wardrobes are completely refreshed in Melting Glacier. Partner with contemporary black metal bedroom fixtures for an elegant monochromatic style.
A feeling of modern luxury emerges in a neutral duo scheme of Chicago Skyline and Ice Flow. This pairs beautifully with a statement upholstered bedframe, an array of plump cushions, crisp bedlinen and silver décor. Elevate guestrooms in time for the return of visiting family and friends in the new year with the bright and light, Simple Serenity and soothing Polished Cotton.
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With Christmas looking to be a smaller family occasion for many of us this year, it’s the perfect excuse to create an idyllic retreat with a warm and organic palette. A dark forest green, worn gold and dusky pink are enhanced by a neutral grey and soothing white stone. Taking inspiration from a cozy cabin in the woods, this month’s palette is rich with warmth and escapist comfort
For a rustic and warm style during the festive period, Vintage Gold is an easy all-over neutral for open plan dining and living spaces. To keep with this warm natural scheme, apply mid-tone, Wood Shadow to doors and frames, and add feature walls or fireplaces in soft Feather Stone. Introduce dark natural green, Vegetarian through soft textiles, simple wreathes and of course, the Christmas tree! Warm festive lighting, neutral decorations, wooden logs and wicker baskets all add to this Hygge inspired aesthetic.
Simple and natural, give stairways a color update with Vintage Gold. Working towards a tone-on-tone scheme, invite the outside in and decorate with forest sprigs, leaves and twigs in organic greens and browns in wreathes and garlands.
For a modern and uplifting kitchen mood try a soft and warm duo of shaded pink and white. Here, cabinets and shelving in pink Cave Painting sit delicately against a backdrop of the calming white Feather Stone.
Taking inspiration from dense and dark pine forests, the muted green, Vegetarian completely transforms a kitchen. Refresh wooden cabinets with neutral grey Wood Shadow, add aged brass fittings and countertops in natural wood and emphasize a simple country cabin style. For a little festive touch decorate with frosted pine sprigs and gold and white baubles.
Wake up bare brick walls with off-white Featherstone and apply Wood Shadow to fireplaces. Pairing perfectly with rustic wooden accessories, candles and foliage, this neutral duo feels light and sophisticated. Why not try an allover paint scheme in natural pink Cave Painting? Comforting and calm, this neutral blush brings gentle warmth. Escape inside this winter and enjoy your festive retreat!
In our next article we’ll focus on inspiring bedroom transformations just in time for the new year.
If your favorite nights out are still on hold, and social restrictions are still in place, how about indulging yourself with a little opulence and glamour in your own home. In this color palette, a dramatic, dark teal and black cherry hue are balanced with warm gold and faded rose, while the soft lilac-grey illuminates and highlights. As winter draws closer and the festive season beckons, get into the mood with this month’s offering of luxurious colors for you and your family to enjoy throughout the celebratory season.
Warm and decadent, create a space that caters for both entertaining and relaxation. The velvety warmth of light to dark duo Kung Fu and Blooming Perfect, and the cooler Desired Dawn are an ideal combination. Create a stylish focal point with sumptuous Kung Fu for walls, and contrast with shaded lilac, Desired Dawn for fireplaces. Accessorize with plush furniture and curtains in Blooming Perfect and statement lighting.
Break away from the traditional white ceiling and give guest bathrooms a luxurious makeover with a wall-to-ceiling paint scheme in soft pink Blooming Perfect. Pale blue-green tiles are a gentle complement, and a bathtub side in Desired Dawn with added period features creates an environment of relaxed sophistication.
Dark and immersive, a monotone paint style in Blue Period transforms kitchen and dining spaces. This deep and dramatic teal hue is strikingly elegant, especially when paired with rich walnut furniture, dark marble surfaces and gleaming gold fittings.
Create a grand entryway with this allover statement paint scheme in glowing Child of the Moon. Rich and warm, this golden hue is both opulent and inviting, ideal for staircases and landings. For a truly polished result, spruce up tired banister spindles, skirting boards, dado rails, door and window frames with the soft and illuminating Desired Dawn and finish with glossy varnished wooden flooring and stairs.
Simple yet impactful, the deep plush shade, Kung Fu creates an elegant and modern feature wall, while a complementary duo of Blooming Perfect and Blue Period on walls and paneling showcases bolder styling. Whether you’re looking forward to entertaining, or simply staying at home with the family this holiday season, explore the versatility of this divine and luxurious palette.
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With Fall underway, our October palette evokes the protective and reassuring warmth of home comforts. Inspired by wholesome cooked meals and relaxing by a cozy fireside, this collection of hues promises to comfort. Warm and easy neutrals Hearthstone and Coconut Macaroon harmonize with fall-inspired, Jack-O-Lantern and Spiced Carrot. The cool shadow of Tornado Wind brings definition and depth.
Ideal for smaller living rooms a combination of the soft and shaded pink, Coconut Macaroon and burnt orange, Jack-O-Lantern cocoons and comforts. With a subtle red undertone, Coconut Macaroon is a beautiful warm neutral. Transition to the richer, Jack-O-Lantern for chimney breasts, feature walls and alcoves and pair with upholstery and textiles in Hearthstone and Tornado Wind for a perfect cozy corner!
Create an elegant guestroom with a warm to cool palette. Combine rich and velvety, Spiced Carrot for walls and the smooth and smokey Tornado Wind for plush textiles and feature cabinets.
Looking for a quick DIY paint project? Update tired wooden stools and chairs with the subtle pink hue, Coconut Macaroon and couple with warm natural accessories for a laid-back boho style.
For a rustic, country cabin-inspired mood in the bedroom try the light warmth of gray, Hearthstone as an allover paint scheme. In combination with raw, dark woods and cozy faux fur throws, this easy neutral scheme creates a cozy escape to nestle and unwind.
Enjoy all the comfort this month’s palette of warm and cocooning colors has to offer and transform your living rooms, guestrooms and bedrooms into cozy nesting zones to enjoy all the way through the colder months.
In our next article we will be sharing brilliant tips to get your home holiday ready in preparation for the festive season.
Explore the beauty in monochrome with this month’s selection of light to dark pure grays. From a charcoal-inspired hue, gradating through to a delicately shaded white, this is a simple, adaptable palette for a multitude of interior styles. Whether you’re thinking of an atmospheric layering of gray gradients, or a more dynamic tonal contrast, this versatile neutral selection will transform any interior space.
The palette’s darkest shades, Zen Retreat and Jet Gray are immersive and sophisticated and create a sleek finish. Whether working from home or heading back into the office, this dramatic dark duo is ideal for creating spaces that feel modern and professional. It’s all about the finishing touches; layer dark with dark, opting for glossy black surfaces, blackened metal and leather upholstery.
Experiment with tint and shade through a selection of light and dark grays for a stylish yet timeless kitchen transformation. Tonally similar, the contrast between charcoal Zen Retreat and cool, Jet Gray with the frosty, Old Grey Mare and tinted white, Cherish is the Word are a striking combination when applied to kitchen cabinets and walls. For a modern twist pair with classic white metro tiles, a geometric tiled floor and natural wood countertops.
For a softer approach introduce a palette of true grays and tinted whites into your bedroom. Working in a subtle gradient scheme, the gentle color transition between Rand Moon and Old Grey Mare will draw light in, making bedrooms feel bright and airy. Highlight with the delicately tinted Cherish is the Word for wooden furniture and add silver and white accessories for a touch of contemporary elegance.
Enjoy the versatile simplicity of September’s cool neutral palette and explore how a tonal scheme can be utilized in different rooms. From elegant bedrooms and living rooms, contemporary kitchens and hallways to slick office spaces, this selection of pure grays has universal and timeless appeal.
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As summer winds down and heading back to school is just around the corner, whether that be from home or in the classroom, the month of August marks the perfect time to refresh and update your kids’ bedrooms, play areas and study spaces.
Inspired by the fundamental building blocks of color, a charcoal matt black and cool, crisp off-white bring definition to the saturated and bold blue, yellow and red. So, this August, start the new school year off right with this graphic, confident and stimulating paint scheme of primary hues.
To create the perfect at home learning zone, update your little ones play areas with this graphic and study-friendly interior theme. Create a chalkboard effect on a feature wall in the matte black, Deep Sea Shadow. Keep remaining walls in the bright and cool off-white, Beryl Pearl for a dynamic, monochrome effect. Introduce the three primaries, Peninsula, Glowing Lantern and Moonrose through fun learning games, textiles and soft accessories.
For a more grown up feel, ideal for a study used by the whole family, apply an all-round coating of Beryl Pearl as your base and accent with bold primaries. By painting wooden shelving, wardrobes and cupboard doors you can achieve an energized space with these fun pops of color in Peninsula, Glowing Lantern and Moonrose. One for the whole family to enjoy!
Perfect for teenagers, the mid-tone blue, Peninsula is a soft and calming shade, ideal for bringing a touch of color to bedrooms. Blues bring clarity and soothe, proving a great choice to enhance focus during those study sessions while supporting a good night’s sleep. Pair with the clean and crisp, off white, Beryl Pearl and accent with Glowing Lantern to create a fun and youthful feature wall with stenciling.
Bring personality to your kids’ bedrooms, play areas and study spaces with this versatile and playful color scheme. Whether utilizing a pop of primaries against the monochrome black or white, or having color confidence with a liberal use of bold and bright paint for feature walls, this fun and spirited scheme is sure to get your little ones excited for the semester ahead.
In our next article explore how one signature color scheme can be applied across multiple interior spaces.
Despite the easing of lockdowns, those sunny beach holidays and planned vacations may remain very much postponed. To bring a little welcome optimism into your home, this month’s palette is inspired by the natural and bright outdoors. Fresh sea air, rays of sunlight and vast sandy beaches are evoked where warm, softly cocooning Moon Drop meets radiant Little Dove and a smooth Hint of Vanilla, whilst a cooler duo, Bonaire and White Kitten add a pleasing clean and fresh feel.
A layered combination of off-whites with gentle warmth are perfect for creating a soothing and tranquil nursery for your little one. Try the sand and stone inspired combination of Moon Drop and Little Dove for walls and keep woodwork and furniture in the soft Hint of Vanilla. Style with rattan pieces and textiles in natural beiges for a touch of Scandinavian Hygge.
For a light and airy kitchen and dining room, the cooler White Kitten and Bonaire with their slight gray-blue, gray-green undertones will really brighten and bring clarity to your space and make interiors appear much larger. Pair with Hint of Vanilla for cupboards and kitchen fittings and keep surfaces in natural light woods.
Update bedrooms and guestrooms with this contemporary pair of tinted whites. Opt for the soft and buttery, Little Dove for wooden furniture and the slightly cooler Bonaire for walls. The soft tonal contrast between these warm and cool off-whites creates a timeless and classic style and is an extremely versatile paint choice for adding your own personal décor touches.
Soft and subtle, you don’t always need bright colors to make a statement. Be inspired this month by the radiant glow of these natural hues and explore the versatility of white when you combine and layer delicately cool to warm tinted shades.
In our next article we’ll be focusing on updating children’s bedrooms and study areas as we head towards the start of the new academic year.
Life as we know it is looking very different, and as we try to navigate a ‘new-normal’ it’s only to be expected that much still feels uncertain. With this in mind it is important to take time out, to breathe, clear our heads and relax. What better way to achieve this than to transform your tired bathroom into a calm and reassuring space to unwind and take a well-deserved respite.
This month’s offering is the perfect palette for just that. A trio of sun faded neutrals radiate as they gently shift in warmth. A glowing and luxurious pink evocative of Himalayan bath salts adds depth to the palette whilst an off-white, highlights and adds clarity.
Create a spa inspired bathing space with this soothing and comforting paint duo. The gradation of warmth between Whale Bone and Oak Plank are a perfect color combination if you’re seeking a stress-alleviating atmosphere. Pair with clean white fixtures, natural wood and stone and finish with gentle rose-tinted accessories to draw out the soft blush tones in Oak Plank.
For a sophisticated update try this monochromatic look in your bathroom. Apply Angelic Choir all over to create an immersive space you can relax and escape into. The intense warmth and depth of this mid tone pink will create an overall feeling of comfort and security. Keep to this monotone theme and accessorize with the much lighter peach-toned neutral, Senior Moment for woven storage and towels.
Refresh guest washrooms with Senior Moment. Bringing gentle clarity to this month’s palette, this peach tinted pastel will softly uplift and energize your interiors. Apply Just about White to adjacent walls to boost this clean and clear style, and finish with furniture in untreated woods for added warmth.
Take advantage of this prolonged time we have at home and let this month’s palette transform your bathing spaces into calm and soothing environments for you to appreciate and retreat into.
With lockdowns and social distancing very much a part of everyday life, many of us are still spending most of our time at home. Transforming your interior spaces right now is a welcome and productive distraction, and the results will give your spirits a lift!
Inspired by natural elements, this month’s palette focuses on the versatility of blues. Offering the dual power to calm and energize, three true blues from light to dark evoke oceans and endless skies. The addition of a softly warming neutral and a cooler off-white highlight this blue trio.
Create a sophisticated and stylish space to escape and relax in with the immersive quality of Into the Stratosphere. This deep and dark midnight blue is an ideal choice for an elegant bedroom feature wall, especially in combination with the cool tinted White Kitten. The addition of natural wicker and macramé accessories softens the mood, while bed linens and cozy throws in Power Lunch bring a light neutral touch.
For an instant interior makeover, spruce up fittings and cupboards with a fresh lick of paint. Here, the mid-tone Blue Jacket is applied to the base of an island, adding a bold pop of color. Drawing attention to the center of the room, this smaller kitchen feels family friendly and instantly welcoming. For a classic style, nothing beats a navy and white combo! Keep surrounding walls and woodwork in White Kitten and apply Into the Stratosphere to vanity units for a finish that’s never out of style.
If minimal and clean is more to your taste, an allover coating of Blue Pot works beautifully in living rooms. The shaded nature of this cool blue creates a space that feels calm and collected. The graphic contrast of monochrome furnishings in White Kitten and Into the Stratosphere is super modern, not to mention an impressive backdrop for all those video calls!
From kitchens and bathrooms to work friendly corners and restful bedrooms, this predominantly blue palette successfully updates any interior space. Diverse by nature, blues can create environments that restore and soothe, or motivate and uplift. So, get inspired, grab a paintbrush and start painting!
In our next article discover key decorating and painting tips to completely transform your interior spaces.
As many of us are finding ourselves with unexpected time at home, now may be a good opportunity to refresh those exteriors and reinvent your front and back yards. Aside from a home update, you’ll also be getting welcome fresh air and a little light exercise!
This month’s palette offers a versatile and timeless selection of bold, neutral hues starting with an off-white, mid-tone grey and an inky black. The addition of chalky primaries in blue and yellow bring an uplifting feel sure to awaken and energize your exteriors in time for the upcoming highs of summer
Opting for a more delicate style, refresh your outdoors with the calming Pompeii Ruins. This gently shaded, pastel blue is an ideal choice for exterior surfaces as it’s a timeless and extremely versatile shade, pairing well with most garden styles and greenery. Finish with Mystic Fog as an accent through porches, window and door frames to lift and lighten woodwork.
For a classic and contemporary look try Fossilized, this cool neutral hue is ideal for sprucing up the exterior of houses. Applied as a base, this mid-tone grey can be paired successfully with most colors and decorative styles. Keeping to a muted palette, the addition of Mystic Fog will add clarity when applied to window frames and panels. Finish with a confident lick of paint in Octavius for a bold front door
Working with the lightest and darkest shades of this palette create a crisp and slick finish to your front door and exteriors with this sophisticated monochromatic style. Apply a coating of the cool Mystic Fog, this off-white is sure to freshen up any exterior woodwork. For the ultimate contrast apply the deep and dark Octavius to shutters, window frames and doors, this blue-black hue will create a truly modern and refined finish.
For an added pop of color both Yellow Tail and Pompeii Ruins will bring instant impact to your exterior spaces. Apply as an accent for a fun feature wall or to refresh exterior seating. Both these pale primary hues will uplift and revitalize your outdoor spaces whilst still pairing perfectly with the remaining neutral and muted shades.
In our next article discover the universal decorating appeal of blue as we spotlight the potential of this versatile color.
Feeling a little unfocused at work? Create the change you need with a palette of natural and uplifting greens. Inspired by botanicals, shaded and cool dark and mid-tone greens are calming while a yellower green and creamy white bring a touch of freshness. A gentle grey delivers a soft neutral balance. Whether you’re working solo from home or renovating a shared space you can revitalize the environment for you and your team to enjoy.
Plateau is a cool and restorative green, perfect for shared spaces such as canteens and break-out areas. Apply this lush foliage inspired hue to a feature wall and bring depth to larger spaces. To amplify this atmospheric color, add leafy tropical indoor plants and create focal points for staff to rest and rejuvenate before heading back to work.
For optimal motivation in home offices choose schemes that feel fresh. Working with the lighter neutral hue, Rippled Rock and the yellow tinted white, Cyprus Spring brings a mood of positivity while making your studio feel bigger. Add Rain Boots through painted plant pots for an added pop of color.
For office reception and waiting areas the calming Chic Shade is an ideal choice. This shaded mid-tone green is both relaxing and sophisticated, especially when paired with upholstery and soft accessories in the stone inspired Rippled Rock. Keep remaining walls in Cyprus Spring and accessories in brushed brass for a modern and refined look. Finish with plenty of greenery for a truly inviting space.
With a universally positive effect upon wellbeing, a palette of living greens is a perfect way to update work areas and offices. Whether you’re looking to refresh your office at home or renovate larger contract spaces, this month’s collection of colors creates a motivational atmosphere of harmony and positivity.
This month’s palette offers a scrumptious collection of hues from dark to light, ideal for a kitchen refresh. A warm and cool duo of neutrals harmonize with the darkest shade of chocolate brown, duck egg blue and a soft tinted white. Grab a coffee, sit back, and enjoy the versatility of this collection as we show you selected combinations for an array of kitchen styles.
Working with the lightest hues of the palette, the subtle Cyprus Spring is an ideal base color to brighten and bring an uplifting mood to your kitchen. For a hint of warmth, Oak Tone is an easy neutral for refreshing kitchen cabinets, whilst wood accent furniture in Dreaming of the Day adds a soft touch of color to your culinary space.
For smaller kitchenettes a completely neutral paint scheme creates an illusion of added space. A combination of Sultry Castle and Oak Tone make for a relaxed, contemporary style. Keep kitchen fixtures and metal finishes in neutral hues of gray, and for a touch of warmth, add polished warm wooden table and chairs.
A deliciously dark hue completely transforms larger kitchen and dining areas. Try Film Noir, a dramatic, shaded brown for a sophisticated style. Follow this refined paint scheme and work a color block technique in Sultry Castle and Dreaming of the Day for kitchen cabinets. Pair with leafy foliage and crisp white counters for a bold finish.
Whether you’re drawn to striking darks, laid-back neutrals or the light and airy, this palette has a color combination to breathe new life into your kitchen whatever your interior style. Get inspired by this month’s colors and get decorating!
With the festivities coming to an end, heading back to work or collage grows inevitably closer. Start the new year off right with this cheerful color scheme perfect for studio apartments and dorm rooms. Transitioning from warm to cool; a mustard, blush pink, mint and dark green are grounded with a tinted white. This versatile palette will bring optimism to those smaller spaces in need of a New Year refresh
The tinted white of Elk Skin can create a refreshing yet tranquil space for bedrooms and dorm rooms. This natural hue will not only brighten but also make your room feel bigger. Avoid overcrowding and accessorize with bed linen and pillows in warming Child of Moon and Stucco Wall and keep furniture and décor minimal.
Add a pop of color into your studio apartment this January. The minty fresh, Shimmering Glade is perfect for bringing a youthful energy to alcoves and feature walls. Pair with furniture in Child of the Moon for a balanced contrast. Or try a monochromatic scheme in pink Stucco Wall. Apply to both walls and furniture and enjoy this tone-on-tone style in your study area.
Be color confident and opt for a dramatic and dark style. The cool, blue undertone of Cute Pixie feels opulent and creates the perfect backdrop for ornaments and décor to stand out. Play with unexpected accents of color in Stucco Wall and keep furniture bright and light in Elk Skin.
Whether completely transforming studio apartments or wanting to add some personality to dorm rooms or shared accommodation this palette offers both playful, sophisticated and minimal styles. Bring your small spaces to life with this versatile palette and begin the New Year with a colorful and bespoke space for you to enjoy all year round.
In our next article we will showcase a selection of colors, ideal for reinventing your kitchen
With the run up to the holidays fast approaching, complete interior overhauls can feel like a daunting task amongst the never-ending to-do-lists. Instead, focus on these quick and simple mini-home makeovers in a collection of joyful festive hues and be holiday ready just in time for visiting family and friends.
Inspired by the rich dark green of winter foliage and forests, Mother Nature transforms any dining area into a sophisticated space ready for the festivities to begin. Work as an all-over color or for a simple yet bold feature wall. Dress the table with elegant dark dining ware and white and gray accessories. Complete the look with a simple display of pine sprigs and cones.
For a speedy interior updo, restore tired furniture with a fresh lick of paint. To keep in the holiday spirit, Party Time is a perfect choice for wooden drawers and chairs. This cheery red is also a great way to bring a touch of vibrancy into neutral spaces. Opt for the much darker Blackwater blue for window bay benches and seating and bring depth to an all-white room. Add fairy lights and festive accessories for a happy holiday mood.
Make your guests welcome from the outside in. A couple of coats of paint to a faded front door will create an inviting atmosphere even before they come inside! This deep and dark blue grey is a timeless shade pairing beautifully with neutral and crisp white exteriors and will work all year round. Forest green wreaths and potted plants wrapped up in bright red bows will spread a little holiday cheer.
Get in the festive mood with these last-minute, pre-holiday makeovers. Whether refreshing worn furniture and doors with bright and bold color or choosing the darker shades for feature walls and seating areas, you can create a welcoming home sure to be enjoyed by all!
In our next article we will be focusing on the New Year with a collection of refreshing hues to transform your little ones nesting areas.
November is the perfect month to revamp your interiors for the festive holidays with a look to take you well into the new year. This selection of easy neutrals flows pleasingly from light to dark creating tranquil and warm environments. A fresh white and cooler grey transition to richer, golden hues and finish with a deep luxurious brown, this is an ideal color scheme in living rooms for both winding down and socializing.
For that cozy yet minimal style keep interiors fresh and light this winter. The warming nature of Polished Marble pairs effortlessly with the soft off-white, Umber Style. Paint bare brick walls in Polished for a cheery rustic feel, and finish with natural wood furnishing and dazzling white Christmas decorations; ideal for those relaxing family winter evenings.
Create a glamorous and modern living room in time for the festive period with an all over application in Polished. The slightly cooler shade in this month’s palette is super sophisticated paired with furniture in the darker and deeper shade of Chasm. For that extra sparkle introduce an array of accessories in pearlescent and gleaming gold finishes and you have a perfect atmosphere for socializing this party season.
Everyone loves a roaring fireplace during the festive season! Embrace this mood of winter warmth with a trio of neutrals that shift gently from light to dark. Apply Golden Weave as a base and keep furniture and soft accessories tonally similar in the faintly darker, Polished Marble. The easy, fresh feel of Umber Style is a great choice for wooden flooring, fireplaces and base boards. Maintain that warm glow with festive decorations in opulent gold hues.
This timeless color scheme offers an array of possibilities, whether working with the light and mid tones for calming styles or introducing the dark brown for sophisticated and glamorous interiors, any style is achievable! Get into the festive spirit this November with warm lighting and glittering metallic and snowy white decorations for the complete holiday package to be enjoyed with family and friends.
In the run up to Christmas our next article we will be focusing those last-minute pre-holiday home makeovers for visiting family and friends!
Get Inspired this October with a seasonal color scheme of autumnal shades. A deep burnt umber and a rich forest inspired green are balanced by a gradient of light to dark cozy neutrals. This is a beautiful palette to bring warmth into any interior space.
Bring a touch of nature to your kid’s bedrooms with bold Jungle Adventure. For an extra comforting feel, combine this atmospheric and magical dark green with the warm neutral of Chintz. Layer up with snuggly textiles and woodland inspired accessories and toys in Autumn’s Hill and Jungle Adventure. Now you have the perfect place for little ones to sleep and play.
Create a country style dining area with a two-tone paint scheme. August Moon is a great choice as an all-over base. The warm nature of this off-white will keep interiors light and airy while keeping a homely feel. The contrasting darker neutral of River God will bring a new lease of life to your tired wood furniture and complete this simple yet stylish makeover of your room. Finish with simple dining accessories in ceramic and textiles in matching shades.
Soft and sophisticated Chintz is an ideal choice for rooms you use to both relax and socialize. This cozy mid-tone grey acts as a blank canvas to introduce accent colors with furniture and accessories. Enhance a mood of autumnal warmth with the rich hue of Autumn’s Hill in upholstery and accessorize with plush velvets in River God and Jungle Adventure for a relaxed, luxe style.
This nature inspired palette makes for easy all-over single shades of neutrals with warming accents, or more dynamic colour combinations for a super cozy space. Whether you’re thinking of creating a quiet nesting zone or looking for ideas for the social areas of your home, get inspired by the fall and our October palette.
In our next article we will be looking at seasonal schemes to revamp those social areas of your home in time for the festive season.
Update exhausted interiors and make a stylish statement with a classic and sophisticated navy blue. The beauty of its depth and richness is perfectly showcased in this month’s atmospheric and refined color palette. Perfectly balanced, this collection features warming neutrals and refreshed off-whites as flawless partners to the deeper navy hue. Whether you’re looking to transform one area or your entire home, with these inspiring tips you’ll discover how to bring a polished contemporary style to all of your interior spaces.
Be bold and embrace the drama of Quiet Place. The subtle red undertone of this blue ensures you’ll have a warm and inviting atmosphere as well as a complete revamp of your interior style. For an area that exudes sophistication try this deep and rich hue on a single feature wall. Pair with plush cushions and vases in Summer Beige, a shaded, dusty pink bringing cozy warmth and seamlessly balancing the darker navy blue. Finish with timeless furniture in an off-white like Child of Heaven for a crisp and elegant space.
To bring light into a room, create a base with the lighter colors in this month’s palette. Always Neutral, Turkish Tower and Child of Heaven layered together, make a great choice for bedrooms. The application of this trio of neutrals creates slight shifts in color and tone throughout your room for a mood of relaxation and calm. Elevate your bedroom’s style with lavish pillows and throws in Quiet Place; this rich navy adds a luxurious contrast and a touch of elegance.
Create a refined dining and kitchen area with this dynamic pairing of Turkish Tower and Quiet Place. The contrast of light grey and dark navy is a fresh and sophisticated take on monochrome, creating a modern and crisp style. Finish with black worktops and fittings to complete the look.
Explore the versatility this collection of colors has to offer and immerse yourself in the possibilities of Quiet Place. Whether you’re planning to introduce navy in small proportions on base boards and ceiling covings or in larger expanses of wall space, this rich shade will completely transform your interior style. From accents, monochromatic schemes, tonal gradients and feature walls this month’s palette shows new ways to create a uniquely stylish interior.
In our next article in preparation for the cooler climate, we’ll be focusing on warming autumnal shades for your interiors.
With summer coming to an end, now is the perfect time to reinvent your study areas and get prepared! Whether you’re heading back to work, starting college or working from home, give your focus a boost by updating your space with this positive and inspiring color scheme. Get motivated this August and create the ideal work zone just in time for the start of the academic year.
For shared study and living spaces why not try a combination of Luna Moon and Lemon Appeal on adjacent walls. This brightening duo will draw in light and emphasize space. Introduce pops of color in Frog Green and Dandy Lion through soft textiles and pillows. Finish with natural and light furniture to create a bright and positive atmosphere perfect for interior areas utilized for both work and rest.
Create a motivational and focused workspace with the application of Frog Green. This energetic and zesty hue will breathe new life into your interiors by refreshing tired walls. Style with storage furniture and textiles in a combination of Luna Moon and Silent Sea for a modern yet dynamic feel. Pair with natural woodwork and green foliage to bring the outdoors into your study space.
Get creative and opt for a dark feature wall in Silent Sea. This deep charcoal hue is a great backdrop for the creation of large-scale chalk and notice boards, perfect for keeping track of key dates, ideas and goals. Balance with the off white of Luna Moon for remaining walls to maintain light, and continue a monochromatic style with bold graphic printed pillows. Finish with furniture and textiles in a combination of Lemon Appeal and Dandy Lion, these yellow tones will inject a playful dash of color into your interior space.
The lively quality to this palette enables an array of playful and positive applications. For a more contemplative workspace, the adaptable Luna Moon and Lemon Appeal are perfect background colors for accents of the palette’s brighter and darker shades. If you’re a creative with a love for stimulating work environments why not try a feature wall in Dandy Lion or Frog Green? These bold shades will bring instant energy and personality to your study space.
In our next article we will be focusing on the power of navy to reinvent your interior spaces.
Take full advantage of the heat and get decorating this summer. This uplifting combination of glowing summer oranges and desert-inspired neutrals make a perfect color scheme for bedrooms and living spaces. With some inspiration and a few easy steps, you too can bring the inviting warmth and energy of the sun into your home.
Be brave and bring a sunny personality into your living room spaces with a bright and dynamic hue. We love the bold energy of Lava Lamp, this season’s must-have for a stand-out feature wall. Style with furnishings in warming neutrals inspired by Desert Mirage for a crisp and modern finish.
Apply Desert Mirage as your all-over base. This easy mid-tone grey with its warming undertones creates the perfect chilled out vibe whilst keeping your sanctuary light and fresh. Inject color by layering soft textiles in Lava Lamp and Casa De Oro to welcome an exciting gradient of sun inspired oranges into your bedroom. Finish with natural accessories and keep woodwork light and neutral with a touch of Earthling.
Try the rich warmer grey of Drifting Sand for larger living room walls. The cocooning nature of this darker neutral paired with lots of natural light is guaranteed to create a calm and inviting mood. To balance this darker shade, opt for a tonal partner with Desert Mirage inspired upholstery. Pair with patterned surfaces and soft textiles in Lava Lamp and Casa De Oro for a vibrant pop of color.
This selection of scorched oranges and a gradient of gentle neutrals inspire a fresh color scheme with a variety of application ideas. Create calm and relaxing spaces by layering our trio of muted, warm greys and inject some contemporary flare with the duo of standout vibrant hues.
In our next article we will be focusing on aspirational study spaces just in time for getting back to work and school.
With summer well under way we look to a palette, reminiscent of ocean hues. This crisp yet calming group of blue gradations is both versatile and a perfect scheme to brighten your home interior. With a little inspiration and a few simple steps, you too can revitalize your interior spaces. Get fresh this summer and immerse yourself in aquatic tones.
Explore the deeper depths of the ocean with a splash of Blue Bliss on your living room walls. This deeper, rich blue tone creates a contemporary statement style and works especially well with lots of natural light. Pair with clean, minimal accessories in a neutral such as Sparkling Champagne for an uplifting finishing touch.
Choose a creamy tone as an allover base for bathrooms; the soft neutral of Sparkling Champagne is an ideal shade. Add splashes of more saturated blue hues, such as Blue Bliss or Enchanted Evening to smaller wall spaces or painted furniture for a modern twist. Combine with natural, warm accessories in wood and linen for the ultimate chill-out zone.
Marzena Dream is a calm and soft mid-tone blue, making it perfect for decorating nurseries and children’s bedrooms. Opt for airy, light furniture in Sparkling Champagne and soft textiles in combinations of Brush Blue and Blue Bliss to create a tranquil haven for your little ones.
The aquatic blue hues of this month’s palette work equally well in tonal groupings and stand-alone shades. For a livelier approach, the boldness of Enchanted Evening is a great shade for accents and highlights throughout interior spaces, whilst the calmer Blue Bliss brings a more refined, polished look to feature walls and small alcoves.
For the next Article in July we will be turning up the heat, exploring the versatility of a warmer palette to update your home this summer.
In anticipation of summer, May offers the perfect opportunity to step outside, paint brush in hand and refresh those tired and worn exterior surfaces. This month’s color palette, inspired by blossoming, spring florals and fresh greenery features exquisite combinations for outdoor applications. By following our simple how-to’s, you can breathe new life into your outside spaces, creating a tranquil and inviting environment to be enjoyed throughout the summer.
The misty tone of Plume Grass makes a perfect neutral base for exterior panels and woodwork. Envy, Modern Blue and Sweet Pea are ideal accents for garden decoration, try this uplifting pastel trio for small DIY projects such as bird boxes and invite nature and wildlife back into your garden this season.
Fresh Sweet Pea and Envy are a cute complementary duo for garden furniture. This subtle yet modern combination layered against a neutral background in White Shoulders will brighten any garden seating area, bringing a clean finish and a contemporary mood to your outdoor relaxation place.
Use White Shoulders as a base to lift outdoor walls and woodwork, the clarity of this tinted white works perfectly in large expanses of exterior space and can be paired with almost any color or decorative style. Apply Modern Blue as an accent through shutters, frames, doors and garden accessories for a beautiful summery color pop. An array of colorful, spring florals in painted pots will bring the whole look together.
Keep a green theme with the zingy spring nature of Envy and spruce up your storage shed and wooden fencing. If outdoor space is limited, just apply accents of Modern Blue, Envy, Sweet Pea and White Shoulders to plant holders and pots to bring a touch of personality and playfulness.
For the next article in June we’ll be exploring summer trends to give you new ideas ready to redecorate your interior spaces.
Start with a blank canvas to gain confidence in your decorating skills and use your furniture and accessories to create your own perfect picture. This month’s palette of off-whites offers a diverse range of tinted color to begin your experiment. Adding just a hint of color to white can transform a room; explore this collection of off-whites to see the wonderful delicacy a richer, warmer or cooler white has in comparison to brilliant white.
Choose creamy vanilla shades like Little Dove and Nilla Vanilla to decorate your dining rooms and see how sophisticated a warm and welcoming scheme can be. Pair these classic neutrals with modern furniture and dark woods for that stylish entertaining space.
Moon Drop is a sandy color with a cocooning warmth making it perfect for decorating nurseries or bedrooms. With its calm and restorative feel, this off-white is the ideal way to create a stunning sanctuary for you or your little one.
Our palette of off-whites makes painting and accessorizing simple. See how both warm and cool tones can be mixed by adding textures that bring a tactile contrast to the neutral background.
The gentle nuances of this palette make it is easy to use in just about any combination. Whether you need to warm up your spaces with bone, sand and vanilla inspired colors or create calmer schemes using cotton and mist hues, you’ll find you have a consistent and clean finish. So, explore the versatility of off-whites and have the confidence to create a beautiful blank canvas to experiment and decorate to your hearts content!
For the next article in May we’ll be exploring seasonal schemes to give you fresh inspiration as you decorate your interior spaces.
SAY HELLO TO SPRING
As we say goodbye to winter and welcome in the spring season it’s the perfect time to redecorate with a cheery palette of nature inspired colors. Get positive with a sunny palette inspired by spring bouquets; a duo of pinks combines with leafy greens and an earthy brown for a beautiful balance. Bring the splendor of spring indoors, and with our help in just a few easy steps you’ll have an effortless home transformation!
Uplifting and yet still relaxing, Mystic Tulip and Salmon Mousse are a perfect choice for bedrooms. Use as an accent color to give your storage spaces a makeover, or in tonal combinations to give the illusion of more space and light within your interiors.
Green with its relationship to wellbeing is growing in popularity as a kitchen color. The soft yellow-green of Cactus Valley and Fire Dance feel both fresh and calming in the heart of the home. Combine with natural stone worktops, white cabinets and accents of grounding Dusty Path to complete the mood.
Picking the right color for your bedroom can be daunting. If you’ve never considered the cozy and warm feeling that comes from a cocooning brown, perfect for relaxing after a long day, maybe now is a good time! With a sense of calm Dusty Path is the perfect brown to create a comforting color scheme in your spaces. Pair with pale wood and white accents for a boutique hotel touch.
Bring a little springtime into your home with our carefully designed palette. Working in harmony, this collection of colors can be used confidently in any room in your home; experiment with foolproof tonal pinks or greens and see how they bring a pop of positive color to your spaces. For finishing touches add plenty of indoor plants, simple accessories and light breezy window dressings and bring the sunshine in!
For the next article in April we’ll be exploring seasonal schemes to give you fresh inspiration as you decorate your interior spaces.