SIX OF THE BEST COLOUR COMBINATIONS
Take a shortcut to winning the style stakes with failsafe shades, writes Polly Simons
It might seem one of the easiest parts of the building process but choosing the right colours for your interior can be one of the most demanding.
As if selecting a colour that you’re not going to hate in six weeks isn’t hard enough, there are still dozens of shades, strengths and paint finishes to decide on before you leave the paint shop.
“For many people, it’s not that they don’t know what colour they like, it’s that they can’t visualise how it will look on their walls,” Wendy Rennie, colour and concept manager at Haymes Paints, says.
But is there such a thing as a failsafe colour combination? We asked Wendy and a few other experts to share the colours they return to time and again.