We could have partied all summer with a mini collection of old chairs with a new look! Or during birthday parties. Unfortunately there are always more plans than time. Fortunately there is no shortage of birthdays and parties so we can finish off the remaining pieces of furniture another time. Or put another way: up-cycle the furniture.
In mathematics, the units such as tens, hundreds etc. present a number by their combination and sequence. In linguistics, the letters express the meaning of a word by their ranking and combination.
Choosing a colour is easy. Choosing the right colour is not quite so easy. Moreover when you need to compose a complete colour collection, then things can easily go wrong - this is a problem that a lot of companies struggle with. They are always looking for new colours and colour combinations in order to make their product more attractive.
After graduating in interior design, I was looking for a nice interesting job. Finally I’m working as an interior designer and colour advisor. In both jobs I have to deal on a daily base with colours in materials such as stone, wood and textiles, but of course also in paint, on furniture and walls. Together with my customers I try to create nice combinations in the total concept of the interior.
With colours, you give a room a warm coat. It brings together disparate elements, and creates the right atmosphere.
When choosing, it is not so much about the right colour, but more about the right shade. Playing with different hues make a room exciting.
With the cognitive sciences as our starting point, we subject the house colours of these popular social media to a semantic analysis and discover the deeper meaning and emotions that are evoked by these colours.
It is an obvious choice for our Elscolab team to be present at Architect@Work Paris on 10 and 11 October 2013.
During this exclusive event for (interior) architects, designers and decorators you can meet our enthusiastic NCS team. You will have the opportunity to talk about NCS, colour, combining colours and the new trend colours.