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Monthly Archives September 2013

Paint and the environment

Paint and the environment

Paint and the environment: The way paint is currently sold and bought is a waste. Millions of tonnes are sent to landfill every year in their expensive packaging, because up until now colour selection has been massively inefficient. Most consumers still choose paint by going to a shop and picking up a colour card for ready mixed paint, either from brands or retailers’ own label ranges. Colour cards from premium brands give accurate colour information because they use real chips of paint. Most colour cards, however, are a printed and inaccurate facsimile of a paint range. And it is hard in […]








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Liberty launch new designer paint range at Colour & Paint

Liberty launch new designer paint range at Colour & Paint

Colour & Paint are proud to announce the launch of the Liberty paint range, available exclusive from www.colourandpaint.com The range is designed to complement the forthcoming Nesflield Collection of interior furnishings, including exceptional fabrics, co-ordinating wallpaper created by the Liberty Art Fabrics design team. The collection is inspired by the British landscape architect William Nesfield, a major influence on garden design during the 19th century. He introduced balance between natural wildlife and symmetrical structure, and the team have drawn from his approach to create four palettes of colours: Foliage, Garden, Wild Flowers and Mineral. Liberty’s signature style of combining print and colour is […]








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Decorex International 2013 does profile on Mr & Mrs Smith founder James Lohan

Decorex International 2013 does profile on Mr & Mrs Smith founder James Lohan

James Lohan, CEO of Mrs & Mrs Smith and our commercial partner in the paint range Mr & Mrs Smith – At Home is to host a seminar at this year’s Decorex International. In preparation for the event Decorex have written an industry profile of our globe trotting collaborator where he talks travel, design, interiors and explains the origins of his business which he co-founded with his wife Tamara. Mr & Mrs Smith started life as a publishing business in 2003 after Tamara and James had a disappointing weekend away which he wryly describes as all “chintz and trouser presses”. This […]








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