Getting to the depths of colour in your home

Understanding the impact colour can have on emotions, and how to use it effectively, can transform your living area, writes Julianne Kelly.

12th February, 2012
Getting to the depths of colour in your home
Learning about colours, and which ones work with each other, can yield amazing results.

Look around your room - ever notice the thousands of different shades, hues and tints in it? It's something that people take for granted. Colour can have a powerful effect on us. It can affect our mood, bring up old memories, whet our appetite and even heat us without us realising.

Colour theory involves a multitude of definitions, concepts and design applications that would fill several encyclopedias. However there is a very simple way of...

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