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Pastel colours offer an ideal combination for wood. Especially light blue hues and mint shades should be used.

Well combined! Colour combinations with pastel.

Pastel decors inject colour into a room. Not only does furniture look great in pastel colours, they also bring freshness to interiors when used as wall protection. The beauty of pastel colours is that they combine perfectly with other decors.

Colour perception: Why red wins!

Football clubs that wear the colour red in their jerseys win more often than others! This and other interesting findings on the colour perception of humans were presented in the BBC documentary, whose content is briefly outlined below.

We love pastel!

PASTEL – Living and designing with colour

Although we are constantly surrounded by colours, and colours represent an important element of our orientation, many people have limited experience of working with colour. However, with a bit of practice, we can learn to use the language of "colour" and...

Get set for a season of colour...

Nature stirs and a blaze of colours begin to gently swirl in front of our eyes.

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PASTEL – Feelings and colour

Colours are perceived differently. Women see colours differently than men, for instance. The context of the space determines perception and makes pastels appear solid in certain situations. Colours are the words of architectural language.

schap!mzamba'16 self-build project by students

FunderMax supports architecture students in the construction of two classrooms at a school in Africa.

PASTEL – THE WAY TO DO COLOUR

Pastel in the everyday sense of the word means colours with a high proportion of white. They have a summery effect and exude freshness and lightness. The subtle and colourful hues impart a stylish, harmonious appearance that is both classy and restrained.

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