- This international women’s day, celebrate the spirit of a woman in through the hallmark of expression- Colour
- A woman is calm and vibrant, gentle but resilient, nurturing and disruptive!
NewZNew (Chandigarh) : On the occasion of Women’s day Kansai Nerolac Paints Limited, one of the largest decorative paint manufacturers in India, celebrates the multi-faceted personality of a woman through colour. We invite you to join us in drawing inspiration from these to create a palette that suits you.
YELLOW – You reflect the sun, yellow joyously reflects you!
Traits: Happy, Hopeful
Let your walls reflect the vibrant and energetic person you are. Use them to spread your cheer.
For home interiors use a palette with lighter yellows to inspire feelings of welcoming warmth and comfort. To add an energetic vibe to your living room or recreational areas use bright yellow as an accent colour. Home exteriors that combine bright yellows with bright blues and greens make for a trendy Mediterranean themed finish.
Yellows for this season: Light Tulip 2008; Tulip Yellow 2020; Banana Cream 2010; Bumble Bee 2014; Wax Yellow 2015; Daffodil 2031; Mustard 2698; Gold Brass 4029
RED – Reflecting your innate Power
Traits: Passionate, Confident, Powerful, In control
Red dominates a room, catching one’s eye almost effortlessly.Use combinations of neutral shades like white and grey to further highlight the red in your home interiors. Let your walls reflect your zest for life, the passion with which you chase your dreams. Making your home an extension of the confident and powerful woman that you are!
Take this to the next level with a red designer finish wall, adding more character and individuality to your home.
Reds for this season:Strawberry Cream 4103; Adventure 2189; Coraline 2154; Salsa Pink 4124; Wild Rose 2181; Tempo 2249; Berry Jam 2237; Kokam Red 4108; Desert Adobe2175
GREEN- Reflecting your nurturing spirit
Traits: Nurturing, Earthy, Prosperous, Rejuvenating, Lush
Like an oasis in the dessert green symbolises an inner reservoir of calm, patient understanding.If the clutter of the cityscape around is leaving you stressed choose green to create your own haven.Let your walls reflect your nurturing side with green.
From pale neutral greens to whimsical sea greens and lush tropical hues use green to create vibrant yet harmonious zones. Vibrant sea greens and textured green walls add an exuberant appeal to living spaces.
Greens for this season:Chartreuse2642; Mountain green 2523; Envirogreen 4567;Bombay Green 4362; Eurasia 2510 Zebulon 2496; Dark olives 4435;
BLUE – A paradox of vibrant calm!
Traits: Calm, Relaxing, Unexpected
A colour for those who choose to remain calm in the face of upheavals; combine vibrant blueswith calming whites for a fresh look.
This season we recommend trying some offbeat shades of blue for a refined arty finish.Combine these with printed upholstery to complete the offbeat look.
Blues for this season:Iced chiffon 2464; Cloudless sky 4304; Surfers paradise 4307: French Drapes 4296; Aqua Crystal 2471; Lakeside Waters 4315; Blue Crackle 2441; Streamline 2440; Mali Opal 4242; Deep turquoise 4310; Powder blue 6550; Le Mer 2476; Danube Sky 4262;
ORANGE–Express that vivacious streak
Traits: Bold, Independent and Vivacious
Orange combines the exuberance of yellow and the passionate drive of red. For women who know their mind and are living their dreams. Orange also has a fresh, peppy, youthful appeal.
Let your walls be an inspiration/ reminder of the fire in you!
Oranges for this season: Marengo 2062; Rapunzel 2098; Nasturtium 2070; Persimmon Orange 4050; Autumn Flame 2097;
GOLD- An ode to your elegance
Traits: Elegance, Royalty, Timelessness
Gold represents elegant timelessness! Use muted gold in accessories and room furnishings or wall paints to reflect the ethereal timelessness of your spirit.
Golds for this season: Smooth Complexion 4025; Kiwifruit 4467; Hacienda 2733; Gold Dust 2699; Green Gold 2692
WILD BERRIES – Inherently Indian!
Traits: Friendly, warm
Wild Berries is the colour for modern Indian woman who is proud of her heritage. It blends the modern with traditional seamlessly.
A colour for every season Wild Berries is inspired by the ‘bor’ an Indian summer fruit. This shade lends itself seamlessly to various palettesadding a discerning, earthy connect.
Let your walls speak of the connection with your roots that you cherish.
To complete a new look for your home this season try pepping up your upholstery as well.
For a kitschier and layered interior décor, combine darker hues with bright prints and accessories. These rooms are simultaneously relaxing and visually interesting and suit studio apartments and spaces that double up as living and working areas.
For an airy elegant feel start by de cluttering and giving away those much used worn out pieces of furniture and replace them with fewer functional pieces.