Trends and Travel

A Creative Alternative to Grey – 10+ Examples of Rich and Regal Purple Walls.

A contemporary alternative to grey - 10 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.

Purple is linked to spirituality as well as inspiration, tolerance and mental balance. Continue reading “A Creative Alternative to Grey – 10+ Examples of Rich and Regal Purple Walls.”

Theory and Therapy

Great Examples of how Colour Therapy can be used to lift spirits and inspire at work and at home.

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

Great Examples of how Colour Therapy can be used to lift spirits and inspire at work and at home
The headquarters of Nokia -Helsinki by Nic Lehoux

Colour has the power to affect how you look and feel – for better or for worse! Which is why colour therapy is all about using colour to create well-balanced spaces and happier homes, Continue reading “Great Examples of how Colour Therapy can be used to lift spirits and inspire at work and at home.”

Interiors and Exteriors

Decor, Design and Colourful Creatives at Durban Decorex 2017

It’s been an inspiring two days at Decorex Durban and still two days to go. I love being surprised by new designs and creatives and that is what I found at this show. Continue reading “Decor, Design and Colourful Creatives at Durban Decorex 2017”

Trends and Travel

8 Autumn Paint Colours and Interiors Inspired by Paris Fashion Week

Paris Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2017-2018 has just come to an end and what’s evident this season is that while comfort is important, fashion is still about having fun with colour and glamour. The same can said about our homes, comfort is important but we should have fun with colour and make our homes authentic and reflect our individual style. And, it’s easy to have fun with the multitude of colours and trends to choose from.

8 Autumn colours for interiors from Paris Fashion Week
Paris Fashion Week Fall 2017 – Hermés – Image Source: Vogue.com. Interior Image Plascon 2017 Colour Forecast – plascon.co.za

Here are 8 colours from the catwalk that look just as good on walls as they do on the models. All the paint colours are from the  Plascon 2017 Colour Forecast. Continue reading “8 Autumn Paint Colours and Interiors Inspired by Paris Fashion Week”

Colour Sense, Theory and Therapy

There’s more to Crystals and Minerals than their Beauty

Welcome to my new blog! Still some tweaks to be done but I couldn’t wait to send out my first post. 

My mission with this site is to make choosing colours fun and easy by making sense of colour. There is no denying colour makes the world a beautiful place but when it comes to using it personally and in our homes we tend to play it safe. I have learnt that when you understand colour and it’s meaning you feel more confident to use it making your life happier and healthier.
I am passionate about the environment, so what better way to kick off my site than with a post about the natural world’s magnificent Crystals and Minerals which not only look beautiful but have amazing colour balancing energy. I hope you enjoy. Continue reading “There’s more to Crystals and Minerals than their Beauty”