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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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Design Inspiration: Blue walls are the big colour trend for 2017

Design Inspiration: Blue walls are the big colour trend for 2017

We love blue walls at Colourandpaint.com and have been adding to our blue colour story for the last couple of seasons. In fact blues feature in all of our designer paint colour palettes. In order to help our customers  to work with colour combinations we have collaborated with interior designer Yasmin Chopin on putting colour palettes together from our full range of colours. See more of Yasmin’s work and design inspiration on Instagram. She says “I call this palette Gym as it is based on a palette I created with a client. They wanted a mini gym included in their home […]








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Warehouse Home features designer paint from Colourandpaint.com collections

Warehouse Home features designer paint from Colourandpaint.com collections

Warehouse Home has chosen to feature paint shades from our designer paint collections. Editor and founder Sophie Bush has created a masterpiece of interior style publishing which just gets better and better with every edition. In this one she explores materials and colours to create a really cool loft style interior. Sophie says she chose these shades to soften an otherwise industrial interior scheme that contains concrete features. Read the article here: Warehouse Home edition 4 Sophie’s loft style colour palette is  comprised of: Miami Deco by Mr & Mrs Smith – At Home. A classic pastel inspired by South Beach’s architectural district, […]








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Zandra Rhodes’ apartment is a riot of colour says ES Magazine.

Zandra Rhodes’ apartment is a riot of colour says ES Magazine.

ES Magazine, one of our favourite publications along with sister paper The Evening Standard (I’m still amazed that publications of this quality are free) is always a great source of interior design inspiration. In today’s edition commissioning interiors editor Dee Acharya takes a look at Sandra Rhodes Bermondsey apartment and not surprisingly, it is a riot of colour. Dee describes Dame Zandra’s style as “maximalist” as every surface is covered in collections of some sort from stones and crystals from the Atlas Mountains to Carol McNicol ceramics. The walls are citrus and the Amtico venial flooring is is hot-pink. In the article […]








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Will Alsop discusses paint colours from his Royal Academy collection

Will Alsop discusses paint colours from his Royal Academy collection

Internationally renowned architect and passionate artist Will Alsop RA talks to Colour & Paint about some of his favourite paint colours from his collection for the Royal Academy of Arts paint range. Will is wearing his favourite orange scarf and has named a colour after it (Alsop Scarf). See Will’s collection here








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Designer Paint Summer Sale: 15% Off Paint

Designer Paint Summer Sale: 15% Off Paint

Our designer collections have unique palettes created by colour experts, artists and architects to help you create your ideal decorating schemes. We have over  190 fantastic colours to choose from in our designer paint collections by Liberty, Royal Academy, Mr & Mrs Smith, The Nantucket Trading Company and Fleur Italian Designer Range. Visit Colour & Paint.com Designer Paint Summer Sale Select and sample your favourite colour with our innovative iPatch. Free delivery on orders of 3 tins and over. May not be used with any other promotion.








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