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Colour and paint: The best way to reinvent your home

Colour and paint: The best way to reinvent your home

Bored with good old magnolia but don’t know where to start with bolder colours? If so, you are not alone. Most people know that colour is the easiest and most affordable way to change the look of their home but lack the confidence to take the plunge with stronger tones. In a recent article in The Sunday Times Home section, journalist Katrina Burroughs confidently states that “colour and character are back” she continues that “family spaces, full of colour and individuality are flourishing again”. Kate Burnett of the Evening Standard agrees: “Colour and paint: If there is one sure way […]








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It helps to understand the psychology of colour when choosing paint

It helps to understand the psychology of colour when choosing paint

The Psychology of Colour There are four psychological primary colours – red, blue, yellow and green. They relate respectively to the body, the mind, and the emotions. Colour can quite simply make you feel a certain way. It can alter your mood, thus making you more calm or more excitable depending on the colours surrounding you. Understanding colour and how to surround yourself with the colours best suited to you, both in your clothes and your home, can and will make a huge difference to the way you feel. Everywhere we go we are influenced by colour. It can affect […]








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The innovative iPatch makes choosing paint colours easy

The innovative iPatch makes choosing paint colours easy

The age old problem of choosing a paint colour that will work with your room in varied light conditions is over. Up until now the only real way to see if the colour works is to buy a tester pot and try it. By the time you have tried a few colours you end up with a messy wall that you have to paint over, which can be tricky if you have tested darker shades. The new way to do it is with the iPatch – an A4 sized swatch of real paint with a low tack backing that can […]








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