Interior colour trends that'll make you say WOW

The ultimate house goal is to have guests wow'ed from the moment they walk in right? Sometimes, the best way to do that is with colour.

The colour experts over at Resene have endless inspiration for interior aficionados, including this standout story they created for the recent Remix Unity edition. Check out the images and tips below on how to best style a space for high impact.


Art direction and mural created by Amber Armitage 

Photography by Wendy Fenwick at Flash studio

A floor to ceiling mural speaks volumes when creating your interior masterpiece, it's either go bold or go home!

Wall and floor mural painted in Resene Sazerac (base colour), Resene Fahrenheit, Resene Apple Blossom, Resene Manhattan, Resene Seachange and Resene Zephyr from RESENE COLORSHOP

Togo corner seat in violet alcantara designed by Michel Ducaroy for Ligne Roset and Diamant coffee table designed by Frederic Ruyant for Ligne Roset, both from DOMO. The touch book from SUNDAY STORE.

Never settle for uniformity when trying to stand out, mismatch is in, embrace it in all areas.

Main wall in Resene AppleBlossom with muralfloor painted in Resene Sazerac (base colour and colour block rectangle), Resene Fahrenheit, Resene Apple Blossom, Resene Manhattan, Resene Seachange and Resene Zephyr from RESENE COLORSHOP.

Issho dining table from KING LIVING. Black hanging lamp designed by Thomas Rodriguez for Ligne Roset, Lundi 22/02 vases designed by Guillaume Bardet for Ligne Roset, DOMO. Angus stool/sidetable and Cinque salad bowl from REPUBLIC HOME. Vitra Tip Ton dining Chair (left) from CITTA. Woven Rattan Dining Chair from MOOD. 

Resene's Sazerac adds a flare of life to your space and is perfectly suited with tub chairs and hints of neutral tones to set the scene for your slice of paradise this season.

Wall in Resene Sazerac and Resene Seachange with artwork in Resene Seachange and Resene Zephyr from RESENE COLORSHOPS

Oliver tub chairs from KING LIVING. Arc round wall mirror from CITTA. Isfahan stool/side table; Pineapple lamp with black tapered lampshade and Imperio Mono Votive Holder all from REPUBLIC HOME.

A cool, calm and collective colour scheme when matched with abstract patterns and playful decor makes for the ultimate contemporary room to stand out  this season.

Main wall in Resene Apple Blossom with mural floor painted in Resene Sazerac, Resene Fahrenheit, Resene Apple Blossom and Resene Manhattan from RESENE COLORSHOPS.

Carrousel hanging lamp by Ligne Roset and Diamant coffee table designed by Frederic Ruyant from DOMO. Topsy Sofa Bed in green and Semi Circle vase from NOOD. Cushions from KING LIVING. Camelia rug from CITTA. Amelia chair in blue velvet from MOOD. Qeeboo Teddy Girl Rechargeable Lamp in Black from WORLD.