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    Sanlam HmC Unwrap well-made in Africa

    By Plascon SA | Oct 13, 2017
    Yesterday evening we attended the preview of the Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fairnofollow (Sanlam HmC) in Hyde Park. If you are in Johannesburg this weekend, the go-to place is definitely the Hyde Park Corner Rooftop. Whether you take the family during the day, or go for a night out with friends, you will have fun either way.
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    Colour of the Month May – Summer Memory

    By Plascon SA | May 04, 2015
    While many in the northern hemisphere welcome spring in May, we are beginning to feel the chill of winter. Yellow is a great colour to introduce into your décor scheme to add a bit of warmth, and this month we are highlighting a beautiful yellow called Summer Memory Y2-A1-3 from the Plascon Inspired Colour System.
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    Plascon SPACES Magazine – Paint Techniques Inspiration

    By Plascon SA | Jan 28, 2015
    Once again we’re featuring inspiring ideas from Plascon SPACES Magazine – “The Summer Issue” – on our Trends blog. Today we’re specifically looking at paint techniques and stencils that will help transform a dreary and tired space into a fresh and beautiful one!
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    Emmys 2013 Red Carpet Colour Inspiration! (Part I)

    By Plascon SA | Sep 26, 2013
    I am not a fashionista who slavishly follows red carpet events; however, every now and then it’s nice to see what’s happening at events like the Emmys 2013 – if only to see what’s happening from a colour perspective.
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    Trend Spotting 2014: Trend Talk #6 – Fashion’s singular voice…

    By Plascon SA | Sep 05, 2013
    Tuesday was trendtalk#6 and I was delighted to be asked to present my thoughts on fashion trends 2014. Having poured over images of collections for the 2013/2014 seasons, it became immediately apparent to me that there is definitely a singular, cohesive voice in all of the collections from the hundreds of designers that are showcasing.
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    Upcycling Old Furniture – Ideas with Paint & Colour

    By Plascon SA | Jan 28, 2013
    We noticed that many of you seemed to enjoy our previous post on ideas for how to “upcycle” disused items from the home into beautiful and on-trend décor items for the home and garden. So today we thought we’d serve you up some more delicious inspiration for upcycling old furniture with a colour and paint twist…
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