RE SE NE COLOUR CONSULTANT JILL MARSH TALKS ABOUT ADDING PERSONALITY TO A ROOM. 1.
What is your best advice when it comes to decorating a bedroom? Explore options before you begin. Build up style ideas from magazines and the internet – a pattern will emerge as to your style preferences. In bedrooms it’s important to choose colours that are conducive to sleeping. For adults, pastel and light shades have soothing qualities. Dark shades will make the room feel cosy. For a child’s bedroom, have fun with colour and incorporate Resene Write-on Wall Paint and Blackboard Paint. Always confirm your colour choice with a testpot. 2. Are feature walls a thing of the past or still a current trend? Feature walls are definitely still current. It’s very simple to transform a room with a modern paint colour at very little cost. Wallpaper features are very strong and a popular choice for adding a wow factor to a room. 3. If you love adding texture, what options would you suggest this season? Definitely wallpaper to add depth and dimension, texture and interest. Resene has an extensive range of wallpapers including grasscloth, timber, metals, concrete, brick, floral and geometric.