Turqupise Trend 2018 - anne-roselt
Colour Sense, Trends and Travel

Turquoise – A 2018 Trend Colour

 Turquoise - Colour Trend 2018
Image: furnish.co.uk
I am excited to see that my favourtite colour Turquoise is making a comeback. I love it because this special combination of blue and green reminds me of the beauty of the Ocean. Turquoise is known for it’s invigorating, cooling and calming qualities. It is also fun and uplifting, youthful and sporty. It enhances communication and creativity and is a great stress reliever. Here are some areas we can expect to see more turquoise in 2018. Continue reading “Turquoise – A 2018 Trend Colour”

Colour Sense, Trends and Travel

Industry Predictions for the 2018 Colour of the Year.

­With just a month to go until Pantone reveal their 2018 Colour of the Year, the excitement is mounting. Continue reading “Industry Predictions for the 2018 Colour of the Year.”

Colour Sense, Trends and Travel

First Ever Living and Breathing Chandelier that Purifies the Air

Incredible Living and Breathing Bionic Chandelier

How incredibly exciting to have the world’s first living and breathing chandelier on display at the V&A Museum for the London Design Festival. The chandelier called Exhale features transparent glass petals which contain live green algae. Continue reading “First Ever Living and Breathing Chandelier that Purifies the Air”

Would you be brave enough to Paint Your House Black
Colour Sense, Interiors and Exteriors, Trends and Travel

The Black Exterior of this Modern Home blends perfectly into the Environment

The Black Exterior of this Modern Home blends perfectly into the Environment

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. Continue reading “The Black Exterior of this Modern Home blends perfectly into the Environment”

Trends and Travel

The Colour Meanings of a Zulu Love Letter

The Colour Meaning of a 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. Continue reading “The Colour Meanings of a Zulu Love Letter”

A pink house in my block and I love it
Interiors and Exteriors, Trends and Travel

There is a Pink House in My Block and I Love it.

 

A pink house in my block and I love it
Image: anneroselt.com

I am a big fan of the Millennial Pink (gender-neutral range of pinks from pinky beige to salmon) trend, that has been all the rage in fashion and interiors recently, but I have to admit, I didn’t expect to see a house in my neighbourhood getting painted in it! Continue reading “There is a Pink House in My Block and I Love it.”

Trends and Travel

Colour for the Soul in Nairobi, Kenya

Always on the look out for colour inspiration, I was excited when a friend invited me to Nairobi for a few days. With just a short amount of time I never realized there was so much to do and see in Nairobi and what an effect it would have on me. Here are the highlights of my trip. Continue reading “Colour for the Soul in Nairobi, Kenya”