Wrapping up Colour of the Year for 2017

wrapping up colour of the year 2017 karen haller

Have you noticed more and more companies are bringing out their colour trend predictions for the year ahead? And 2017 is no exception. Here is a round up of the four major paint and colour management companies with what they believe will be the Colour of the Year for 2017.

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are we walking into a colourless future?

dulux colourless future

Imagine a world without colour. A world of silver, white and grey. If we are to believe the research carried out by Dulux in March the future looks, well, rather dull, drab and dark. Why were we so in love with colour and felt free to express our colour choices and experiment in the 60’s,…

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Dulux Colour of the Year 2015 radio day with Rebecca Williamson

rebecca williamson and karen haller copper blush radio day

It feels like only yesterday Rebecca Williamson and I were on radio talking about Dulux 2014’s Colour of the Year, Teal. Today we teamed up again to talk about this year’s Copper Blush.  It was another marathon session giving 14 radio interviews within 3 hours with a combined listenership close to 5 million across the…

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colour psychology – using colour in interiors

colour psychology using colour in interiors.

For the past few years, every quarter or so, Stacey Sheppard (from the renowned interiors blog The Design Sheppard) and I collaborate on a wonderful series relating to colour psychology for interiors. I love these articles which usually focuses on a colour that’s sparked Stacey’s colour curious. So far we’ve looked at yellow, emerald green, indigo…

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dulux let’s colour awards evening

dulux let's colour awards evening at the loading bay.

The highly anticipated Dulux Let’s Colour Award winners were announced on 26th March at The Old Truman Brewery, East London celebrating the inventive, original and imaginative use of colour. I had the honour not only to be one of the judges, I was also asked to present an award. Here are some pictures and a…

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