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April 2013 - Karen Haller | Blog | Karen Haller Colour & Design Consultancy is based in West London, UK, working with businesses and private clients on their branding, personal and interior colours & design, specialising in Applied Colour Psychology

Monthly Archives: April 2013

the symbolic meaning behind mourners at baroness thatcher wearing the colour black


Baroness Thatcher funeral - Black colour symbolism - BBC1 image. This opens a new browser window.

If you saw the funeral of Baroness Thatcher yesterday you would have noticed almost everyone wearing black. This is because black is the colour symbolically worn in Western society to represent being in mourning.

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Survey by 3M Post-it reveals the colours of a nation

Karen Haller  - 3M Post-it radio interview.

What an exciting day… after working for the past several months with client 3M Post-it, the creators of Post-it, I revealed the results of our nationwide research findings in no less than 11 radio interviews.

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colour group gb event… colours of india – every day life

Colours of India - Professor Michel Albert-Vanel - multi-coloured Hindu temple.

Yesterday I had the pleasure to listen to French Professor Michel Albert-Vanel, invited by the Colour Group GB to share his fascinating insights on the ‘Colours of India’. Here is just a short extract with some wonderful images.

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grand designs live london – come and hear me speak how you can use colour psychology to transform your home

Grand Designs Live - Karen Haller expert speaker.

I can’t tell you how honoured I feel to be asked to be one of the expert speakers at this year’s Grand Design Live, Excel London.   One of the biggest interior shows in the UK based on the very popular Grand Designs TV programme.

After my friends’ congratulations, their first question was without fail – ooh will you get to meet Kevin McCloud… He certainly seems to be one popular man.

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