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dulux let’s colour awards – vote for your favourite colour moment of 2014

Dulux Lets Colour Awards 2014

The fabulous Dulux Let’s colour Awards is now in its third year and I was absolutely thrilled to be asked once again to be on their judging panel.

Last year I was asked to personally pick a shortlist for the  category ‘colour innovation in technology & design’. This year my category was to handpick what I felt was the Colour Moment of the year and the great news is… you get to vote for the winner!

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karen haller in partnership with Dove UK colour confidence campaign

Karen Haller Dove UK colour campaign. The Mayfair Hotel bedroom.

I’m thrilled to be partnering with Dove UK on their colour confidence campaign. An initiative to encourage women to embrace colour. Along with fashion designer Olivia Rubin, we are encouraging women around the UK to get more colour confident!  And you can be in the running to win a bespoke personal colour consultation & capsule wardrobe – the ultimate colour confidence collection.

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colour masterclass at the decor cafe

The decor cafe colour masterclass with Karen Haller. This opens a new browser window.

Debbie Blott, founder of the decorcafe has built up quite a reputation for innovative and exciting workshops and masterclasses. I’m thrilled to be asked to run a series of colour masterclasses.

Using applied colour psychology, I’ll be showing how you can harness the power of colour to enhance your home interiors so it expresses your true personality (and not just as mere decoration & following the latest trend).

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dulux let’s colour awards – vote for your favourite colour moment of 2013

Dulux let's colour awards 2014 - vote for your favourite colour moment of 2013. This opens a new browser window.

The fabulous Dulux Let’s colour Awards is now in its second year and I was absolutely thrilled to be one of the 19 handpicked industry experts asked to be a judge. Colour is in every aspect of our lives so it was no surprise to see the judges coming from such diverse backgrounds spanning interiors, fashion, beauty, technology, design, retail, science and the arts, each an expert in their field.

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ibis sleep art… making colourful art whilst I sleep

Ibis Sleep Art - creating art in whilst you sleep. This will open a new browser window.

Have you ever thought of creating art whilst you’re sleeping? Well I’ll be doing just that this evening as part of the Ibis Sleep Art experience where my own sleep will be turned into a real work of art.

(Day 19 into my 30 blogs in 30 days challenge!)

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most popular blog posts for 2011

10 Most Popular Blog Post for 2011Reflecting back on my first full year of writing blogs, I thought I’d check my Google Analytics to see which were the most read blog posts by my readers for 2011.

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in the news… dulux campaign ‘own a colour’

Dulux - Own a colour campaign. This opens a new browser window.

We all have a favourite colour, a colour that makes our heart sing! Well here’s your chance to own and name your favourite colour and help support Unicef, a very worthy cause. All for as little as a £1.

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colour research – multi-lingual colour naming experiment

Colour Naming Experiment. This opens a new browser window.

I love hearing about colour research projects so when I was told about this multi-lingual colour naming experiment I just had to check it out.  So why not get involved and participate in their online experiment!

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creating your very own dreamwall…

Creating your very own dreamwall - Capitone. This opens a new browser window.

Watch any interior style programme and they’ll talk about creating a statement, an impact. This month’s interior design article is about just that … how to turn your wall into a stunning design statement. And there’s a 15% discount offer at the end!

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weekend decorator – 7 amazing ways to turn your stairs into a design statement

Weekend Decorator stair rise - using wallpaper. This opens a new browser window.

In the first of my new series ‘weekend decorator’ I’m featuring what is probably the most under utilised surface in your home, one that you can turn into a real design statement.

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in the news… color cares™ charity comes to the uk

in the news… Color Cares™ charity comes to the UK.

Color Cares™ is a non-profit charity dedicated to changing lives through the healing & uplifting power of colour.  With a network of volunteers ranging from painters, decorators, colour consultants, designers, stylists and home stagers, they all play an integral part in the Color Cares mission “By changing the color of one’s surroundings, we can make a positive impact on one’s life!”

I was absolutely thrilled to be asked by Dan Wittenkeller, Color Cares US founder to head up Color Cares UK. Color Cares core value is about changing lives through colour, my very passion.

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designing your own bathroom? here’s how to sketch it out

Are you thinking of designing your own bathroom? Wondering how to go about it? Who better to ask to share their approach than Reed Harris, the Tile Specialists.  And there’s a special offer on their amazing range of tiles at the end of this article.

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