Five new colour trends to try

Blame it on the blue skies, and continuous sunshine, but we're dreaming of change. Colours that reflect our scenery, inspired by the great outdoors, style director Louise Hilsz shares five of her favourite shades trending right now.

GREEN

Walls in Resene Mother Nature. Floorboards in Resene Colorwood Greywash. Desk top, bookshelf and large planter in Resene Noir. Chair and vase in Resene Peace. Pen pot, book ends, round box and plant pot in Resene Silver Chalice. Boxes on shelf in Resene Permanent Green (big), Resene Rivergum (medium) and Resene Family Tree (small).

Walls in Resene Mother Nature. Floorboards in Resene Colorwood Greywash. Desk top, bookshelf and large planter in Resene Noir. Chair and vase in Resene Peace. Pen pot, book ends, round box and plant pot in Resene Silver Chalice. Boxes on shelf in Resene Permanent Green (big), Resene Rivergum (medium) and Resene Family Tree (small).

Mercer + Reid Kensington ottaman, $350. L’Objet Lito tray, $427. Resene Rivergun paint. Resene Eden paint.


YELLOW

Wall in Resene Twisted Sister. Side wall in Resene Half Spanish White. Floor in Resene Colorwood Natural. Sideboard in Resene Swiss Caramel. Pendant light in Resene Spanish White. Chair in Resene Moccasin

Wall in Resene Twisted Sister. Side wall in Resene Half Spanish White. Floor in Resene Colorwood Natural. Sideboard in Resene Swiss Caramel. Pendant light in Resene Spanish White. Chair in Resene Moccasin

Me & My Trend Hansen 3 Seater Sofa - Ochre Weave, $2,995. Republic Home Quince Breezy Floral cushion, $189. Resene Carpe Diem paint. Resene Rajah paints


CHARCOAL

Wall in Resene Quarter Bokara Grey. Floor in Resene Eighth Bokara Grey. Cane headboard and side table in Resene Virtuoso. Pendant light and ladder in Resene Ethereal. Slender vase, tea light and hex wall planter in Resene Dreamtime. Cork tealight holder in Resene Rebel

Wall in Resene Quarter Bokara Grey. Floor in Resene Eighth Bokara Grey. Cane headboard and side table in Resene Virtuoso. Pendant light and ladder in Resene Ethereal. Slender vase, tea light and hex wall planter in Resene Dreamtime. Cork tealight holder in Resene Rebel

Baker Bennet sofa from Cavit & Co, $POA. Baobab White Rhino candle from Corso De’ Fiori, $115-$159. Resene Basalt paint. Resene Space Station paint.


PINK

Walaper in WA7784 LoversLane

Walaper in WA7784 LoversLane

Allium Interiors Rice vase, $33. tse & tse Poser Lamp from Madder & Rouge, $445. Resene Sweet Spot paint. Resene Carissma paint.


PURPLE

Resene Virtuoso

Resene Virtuoso

Missoni Home Parma bath mat, $328. Kelly Hoppen occasional chair form Republic Home, $2395. Resene Fandango paint. Resene Hot Purple paint.