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.