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40% off APC and OPulence

Thinking of decorating? Take advantage of an exclusive online offer with our 40% off stock clearance! Applies to all Authentic Period Colours and Opulence stock. Find out more

UpcyclingOne of the biggest interior trends of the last few years is upcycling. Find out in our latest blog post which paints to use for transforming furniture and upcycling. Read more

colour trends 2017

What are the emerging colour trends for 2017? the emerging palette for 2017 sees two clear trends: Monochrome Metallic and Back to Nature. Read on to find out more


soft wax

Introducing a new addition to the Authentic Period Colours range! Soft Wax is perfect for use over Chalky Emulsion to protect and enhance your upcycled furniture. Read more

Victoria Plum 1829

The 1829 Kitchen & Bathroom paint range is now available in 19 colours - a fusion of 1829 heritage and the Victoria Plum personality. Read more

Interior design mythsHave you ever felt baffled by the ‘rules’ of interior design? Wondered what the right or wrong thing would be to do in your home? Here we look at the truth behind some of the established ‘myths’, leaving you free to express yourself as YOU think is best. Read more

how to metallic

Craig & Rose Opulence Metallic Wall and Crystal Wall Paints are specially formulated for use on large areas, so are perfect to give a whole wall a lustrous metallic or crystal-like finish. Learn how to apply them for best effect.

Scone palace cafe
Visitors to Scone Palace can savour a scone in style as their popular coffee shop enjoys a fresh lick of Craig & Rose paint. Read more

Do you have a favourite colour? A feeling you want to create in the room? Do you want to go bold and dramatic or sophisticated and understated? The answers to these questions can give you a starting point for your scheme. Read more

Decorating for ChristmasWe all like to make our surroundings as inviting as possible over the festive period. Our effects from the Opulence range are perfect for creating decorations as well as feature areas . Read on for our top five ideas