1829 Vintage Collection

1829 Vintage Collection

With a nod to the past and an eye to the future, our exquisite 1829 collection carefully selects from the Craig & Rose vintage colour archive and other historical sources.

Deeply rooted in our heritage, 1829 consists of popular timeless finishes such as Chalky Emulsion and Eggshell. The collection is rich and indulgent, featuring 110 colours that are premixed to offer an exceptional depth of colour as well as excellent coverage that lasts. Perfect for a contemporary take on period style and design.

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  1. Whites

  2. Greys

  3. Neutrals

  4. Creams

  5. Blues

  6. Greens

  7. Yellow and Oranges

  8. Pinks & Purples

  9. Reds

  10. Darks

  11. Pastels

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  1. Colour Group Creams
  1. Whiting
    Whiting

    1829

    An antique architectural white that echoes the stunning luminous stones of Moorish statues and ornaments. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  2. Chinese White
    Chinese White

    1829

    A popular artist’s white used in early China. Made from one of the earliest white pigments - zinc oxide. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  3. Isabelline
    Isabelline

    1829

    A warming colour for a light-filled room, this vanilla hue is foamy and subtle with an attractive luminosity. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  4. Parchment
    Parchment

    1829

    Named after the finest grade of parchment, the beauty of this smooth cream rests in its warmth and simplicity. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  5. Tintern Stone
    Tintern Stone

    1829

    Strong and exuding a mineral depth, this graded white is inspired by the enduring beauty of weathered stone. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  6. Pipe Clay
    Pipe Clay

    1829

    The warmth of natural clay informs this harmonic shade that works well with leather and woods. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  7. Royal Circus
    Royal Circus

    1829

    Calming, timeless grey that covers the decorating spectrum from restrained to decorative, rustic to grand. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.
  8. Pearl White
    Pearl White

    1829

    Rounded and rich with a polished warmth, this tinted white responds well to effects of light and shade. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  9. Pale Cashmere
    Pale Cashmere

    1829

    Graded, graceful limestone colour that harmonises with greenery. Perfect in a room that opens onto a garden. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  10. Pale Celadon
    Pale Celadon

    1829

    Soft, ornamental and timeless jade-white. Remniniscent of the antique pottery glazes of the ancient world. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  11. Pale Mortlake Cream
    Pale Mortlake Cream

    1829

    A warm, versatile and indulgent cream that was popular with Flemish tapestry weavers in 17th century London. Inspiration for this colour was taken from the Renaissance period. Use with our 1829 White Undercoat.

  12. Mallord
    Mallord

    1829

    Before the advent of brilliant modern white, this rich milk-pudding shade was a staple favourite. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  13. Pale Oak
    Pale Oak

    1829

    Rounded, inviting cafe au lait colour. A favourite background tint of architect and designer CFA Voysey. Use with 1829 Light Grey Undercoat.
  14. Deep Sung Cream
    Deep Sung Cream

    1829

    A colour found in early Sung porcelain where the emphasis was on subtlety, simplicity and grace of form. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  15. Regency Cream
    Regency Cream

    1829

    An appetising dark cream with the glow of brandy butter. Works with dark timber floors or stone. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  16. Adam White
    Adam White

    1829

    Inspired by the Regency architecture of Robert Adam, this rich and elegant cream has a classical edge. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  17. Adam Cream
    Adam Cream

    1829

    Harmonic, delicate cream with a Regency feel. Brilliant on architectural mouldings and ceiling details. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.

  18. Beauvais Cream
    Beauvais Cream

    1829

    Inspired by 18th century tapestries, this intense silken cream offers a rich backdrop to wood and natural linen. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  19. Embla
    Embla

    1829

    Driftwood white hues with a velvety cloud lightness make this an effortless and opulent modern shade. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.
  20. Elegant Cream
    Elegant Cream

    1829

    Panna cotta rich but not too sweet, this dark cream works well as a backdrop in kitchens and larders. Use with 1829 White Undercoat.