There’s no better time than the new year to focus on rejuvenating your surroundings – and painting your walls is the easiest and most affordable place to start! The arrival of the new year has hopefully made you a little more daring too, because in this post we’re celebrating bold moves; splashing your walls with bright colours to truly make them feel new and improved.
At Paint Place we’re mad about Abigail Ahern. Why? Because she celebrates everything bold in home decorating. While mags and designers have sold us on a neutral colour palette for years now, Ahern has ventured left-of-centre, proudly declaring her love for dark and daring interior tones – and never looking back! As she says in her latest release, Decorating with Style, “Years of working in this business have taught me one thing; the memorable rooms are the ones that look genuinely different, and this cannot be achieved without embracing colour…”
Feature walls are a great way to add interest to your home and really make a statement. Of late, however, trends are indicating a move away from the traditional approach of painting three walls in a neutral palette and painting one wall in a bright hue. Here are four alternative feature walls that will broaden your outlook – and the good news is that they’re pretty easy to implement and there’s no wallpaper in sight!