Our Colour of the Year Ambassador 2022, Dr Alex George, had an entire flat he needs to decorate – but was wondering where to start. Fortunately, Let’s Colour Podcast hosts, Marianne and Steph were on hand to offer their top tips on colour theory.
It sounds like something from a textbook, but actually, colour theory is pretty simple. It basically tells you how different colours work with each other. So, it’s a handy bit of know-how to have when it comes to creating a colour scheme for your space.
The starting point is looking at a colour wheel. The Dulux colour wheel has two sides to it. The same colours feature on both sides, but whereas one side is all light, bright energetic shades, the flip side shows more muted, sophisticated tones.