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...

The Black Exterior of This Modern Home Blends Perfectly into the Environment

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If you live in a coastal eco estate, with a 42 acre indigenous coastal forest teaming with wildlife, black might not be the first colour that comes to mind when choosing a colour for the exterior of your home.

The Colour Meanings of a Zulu Love Letter

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The Zulu Love Letter Many years ago, before writing letters and cell phones, the Zulu women in South Africa used colour and beading to express feelings and communicate messages regarding gender and marital status. Last week I visited DumaZulu, South Africa's biggest cultural village situated in the heart of Zululand close to Hluhluwe.

10+ Interior Decorating Examples of Purple Walls

If you’re tired of grey, feeling tense, lacking creativity and motivation or looking for spiritual direction, you might find yourself drawn to the colour purple.