in the news… color cares™ charity comes to the uk

By Karen Haller / July 19, 2011 /

Color Cares™ is a non-profit charity dedicated to changing lives through the healing & uplifting power of colour.  With a network of volunteers ranging from painters, decorators, colour consultants, designers, stylists and home stagers, they all play an integral part in the Color Cares mission “By changing the color of one’s surroundings, we can make…

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designing your own bathroom? here’s how to sketch it out

By Karen Haller / June 23, 2011 /

Are you thinking of designing your own bathroom? Wondering how to go about it? Who better to ask to share their approach than Reed Harris, the Tile Specialists.  And there’s a special offer on their amazing range of tiles at the end of this article.

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5 simple steps to make your own cushion

By Karen Haller / March 31, 2011 /

Cushions are a simple and effective way to inject colour and personality into your interiors.  They also make a beautiful personalised gift.  If you’re a bower bird like me and have a box full of ribbons, bits of fabric, odd buttons and sparkles, here’s a way you can put them to creative use. Claire-Louise, renowned…

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3 easy steps to banish your home’s winter blues

By Karen Haller / March 27, 2011 /

Having survived the post festive season blues, we find ourselves in the burst of Spring. It’s the season that represents new growth, new beginnings, a fresh start. If your home feels like it’s still suffering from the winter blues, here are 3 easy steps to get your spring cleaning off to a blooming start, injecting…

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Dulux Let’s Colour interview

By Karen Haller / August 22, 2010 /

When it comes to Let’s Colour, Grey is definitely out.  They are passionate about bringing colour into our lives. They have travelled the world, working with local communities to spread the colour word – UK, Turkey, India, Brazil and France. Here’s the final video, the Director’s cut.  Truly inspirational.   Enjoy!

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dulux let’s colour interview

By Karen Haller / June 18, 2010 /

Dulux contacted me asking if I’d share my experience of my day spent painting Virginia Primary School and on the use of colour. Here’s the interview – five minutes with Karen Haller.

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dulux let’s colour – Virginia Primary School

By Karen Haller / May 28, 2010 /

I’d read about the let’s colour initiative from dulux and how they transform grey spaces worldwide with colourful paint.  In essence, their mission is to spread colour all over the world. As my passion is colour I knew I wanted to be part of this, so when they came to London to paint Virginia Primary School…

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