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A modern Georgian colour palette

A modern Georgian colour palette

We are frequently asked about which modern colours work best in period properties, that create an authentic feel but do not slavishly follow the prescribed period colour palette. Creating a comfortable mix of old and new can be challenging so we asked interior designer Yasmin Chopin for her take on the subject. From a derelict barn to a grade II Listed Georgian townhouse Yasmin is no stranger to property renovation and development having bought and sold many houses and learning from each adventure. She says: Having owned a Georgian* style townhouse I understand the enormous responsibility that comes with a period property. Whether or […]








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Interior Design & Colour Consultancy Service

Interior Design & Colour Consultancy Service

The Colour & Decor Company now offers an interior design and colour consultancy service. For more information please contact us and we will respond within 48 hours.








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Designer Paint Colour Cards

Designer Paint Colour Cards

Colour & Paint offers over 190 unique designer paint colours to choose from.  To request your free colour charts from: Liberty Art Fabrics Paint, Mr & Mrs Smith – At Home & The Nantucket Trading Company* please click the button below to provide your delivery details: Return to Colour & Paint home page All of our paint collections are supported by the unique iPatch home colour testing system. The iPatch is real paint on a low-tack backing sheet to try at home without the mess of tester pots to ensure an accurate match to your colour choice. Please note that […]








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Choosing Paint Colours: David Mach RA talks to Colour & Paint

Choosing Paint Colours: David Mach RA talks to Colour & Paint

Paint Colours: David Mach RA tells Colour & Paint about what influences his work and how he choose his paint colours for the Royal Academy of Arts paint range. David is a sculptor and collage maker extraordinaire, using found materials and everyday industrial items to amazing effect. He also tells a very good story… View David’s colour collection here: David Mach RA Paint collection Watch our interview with him below: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3








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Choosing paint colours. Ken Howard OBE RA talks to Colour & Paint

Choosing paint colours. Ken Howard OBE RA talks to Colour & Paint

Choosing paint colours: Ken Howard OBE, RA, talks to the Colour & Paint team about choosing colours for his collection as part of the launch of the Royal Academy of Arts Paint range. Ken, known as “The Last Impressionist” waxes lyrical about Venice, where he has a studio, and the importance of light and shade in his paintings and how that has influenced his choice of colours for the range (view Ken’s colour collection here). This  is a really fascinating interview with a genuine master of colour and was an enormous pleasure for us to be part of. The interview is in three sections below. […]








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ES Magazine features top paint shades for Spring 2014

ES Magazine features top paint shades for Spring 2014

We are honoured to have not one but TWO of our paint brands feature in today’s edition of ES Magazine in their spring 2014 photo feature: Get The Painters In. The colours selected by the ES Interiors team are bold and fresh in line with this spring’s colour trends: the delicious reddy orange Medina Wall from the Mr & Mrs Smith – At Home Collection and the cooling turquoise sea blue  Harbour Head from the recently launched Original Colours of New England collection from The Nantucket Trading Company. Colour & Paint is a new business dedicated to making it easier for home […]








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