I am an avid reader of interior magazines, I religiously purchase Real Living, Belle, Home Beautiful and Vogue Living along with the occasional random selection each month. I probably should correct the word “reader” because to be completely honest I really don’t read that much of the content. I am too busy studying the images! I love to analyse and dissect to see if I can identify why I like or dislike them, what I think works and what doesn’t and why the magazines choose the images they publish. In any case, it boils down to personal taste but I still get a thrill each time I sit down with a new publication.
Recently though, I have become bored with the same pale colours in so many Australian homes, white, white and more white.
(more like cream, off white, beige, taupe and pastel) but the vast majority of spaces have pale walls. Its getting old. I predict a shift (because surely I can’t be the only one) toward darker, moodier finishes. We have enough daylight here in Oz to justify the use of darker finishes and besides, its cosier and dramatic and rich and beautifully decadent just like chocolate! How can that be wrong?? Yellowtrace have just featured an exclusive first look at Haymes 2015 Colour Forecast and its exciting……..