Bauhaus 100 – the Rise of Modernism Colour ideas

As Bauhaus celebrates it’s centenary year I find myself intrigued by the major influence it has had on Modern and Contemporary Design.

What the Colour Terms Mean?

What the colour terms; hue, chroma, tint, shade, monochromatic and complementary mean?

The Therapeutic Qualities of Gold Versus Silver Paints

Gold and silver add sparkle and interest to any décor scheme, but in addition to their beauty, they can also increase the flow of energy in the home and have a positive influence on our physical and mental wellbeing.

Pop With Plascon Colour Blocking

Are you feeling tired and rundown? A change of colour scheme in your home or workplace may just be the therapy that you need.

Five Ways to Decorating a Mindful Space with Night’s Cloak

Clearly calming! The deep indigo blue brings this arrangement of décor accessories to life creating a soft, minimal effect.

Peeling Paint

When a primer and a topcoat, or multiple coats of paint, have been applied to a surface, the paint film may begin to peel in some or all layers due to poor adhesion.

Removing Mould & 5 Other DIY Problems Solved

From stripping paint from wooden furniture to rectifying a slippery stoep, we answer your most pressing DIY questions.

8 Autumn Paint Colours and Interiors Inspired by Paris Fashion Week

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8 colours from the catwalk that look just as good on walls as they do on the models. Colours are from the Plascon 2017 Colour Forecast.

Turquoise – a 2018 Trend Colour

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I am excited to see that one of my favourite colours – Turquoise is making a comeback. I love it because this special combination of blue and green reminds me of the beauty of the Ocean.

Pantone’s 2018 Colour of the Year – Ultra Violet

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Pantone 2018 Colour of the Year Pantone’s 2018 Colour of the year Ultra Violet communicates creativity, originality, nobility, luxury and mystery, so it’s no surprise that this colour has been embraced by many in the design industry. Vibrant shades of purple are making waves in all facets of design – fashion, interiors, decor, cosmetics, product design...