Colour of the Year 2019: Creme Brulee – by Dulux

Uncovered by the annual expert ColourFutures™ Report into global trends, insights and consumer behaviours, this purposeful and delicious amber tone gently awakens all the senses.

Global leader of Decorative Paint, Dulux– manufactured by AkzoNobel, has identified one hero paint colour that perfectly encapsulates and expresses our collective living spaces today: Creme Brulee.

Dulux colour of the year 2019: Creme Brulee

Dulux colour of the year 2019: Creme Brulee

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DIY Faux Flower Wall Art Frame – by Lovilee

HOW TO MAKE ON-TREND FAUX FLOWER WALL ART

The Faux Flower trend has hit us hard in recent times and it is a trend that you should not be wary of embracing. Some of the plastic plants that you get nowadays look so good that they could almost pass as the real deal.

DIY Faux Flower wall art frame

DIY Faux Flower wall art frame

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Top Decor, Design and Lifestyle Trends for 2019

The African continent is positioning itself as a global style icon, fusing the influences of international trend-makers with the unique colour and vibrancy that characterises its people and cultures. The impact of this colourful continent on the 2019 lifestyle trends will be brought home through the features and products showcasing at Africa’s biggest décor and design exhibition – Decorex SA. Consisting of Decorex Durban, Decorex Cape Town and Decorex Joburg, this year’s much-anticipated theme ‘Designing for Africa – feels like home’ encapsulates the re-birth of the African style powerhouse.

Saint Restaurant

(Credit: Irene Kyriacou & Reedeco – Saint Restaurant)
(Photographer: Elsa Young Photography)

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Colour Alert: is Gen Z Yellow the new Millennial Pink?

While mustards and earthy yellows still have a place in home decor, the newest yellow is a vibrant hue called “Gen Z yellow.” Some are saying that it is a replacement of Millennial Pink.

Gen Z yellow – Image credit: Pinterest

Gen Z yellow – Image credit: Pinterest

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Top 10 must-have decor and furniture items for spring – by Anita Bloom

Creative Director for Decorex SA, Anita Bloom, shares her MUST HAVE items for spring 2018.

“My work has always been about gorgeous design with a twist of something unique,” explained Bloom. “I truly believe that if you do what you love, you will succeed in whatever field you choose.”

Anita Bloom; Creative Director for Decorex SA

Anita Bloom; Creative Director for Decorex SA; Image by: Hertex

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