Posts in: “colour inspiration

  • Spotlight on: Colour Yellow

    Yellow is a warm, bright and rich colour. Used by both artists and interior decorators, not without its hazards!

  • The Rich Origins of Blue and Green Paint – Top Colours for Interiors

    With deep blues and greens set to dominate our interiors in 2017, we got to wondering about the availability of these colours to the artist and decorator before the synthetic manufacture of paints.

  • The Power of Colour: Gold

    It’s unknown when humans first took gold from the earth. We do know that they were charmed by it at first sight because with its radiant, warm yellowness, there was only one thing in the universe that looked anything like it: the sun.

  • Greenery: Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2017

    Pantone’s Greenery is the colour of hopefulness, and of our connection to nature. And, as nature’s neutral, Greenery is a shade that lends itself to many colour combinations.

  • Back to the fuchsia

    A fashion colour-trend filtering into interiors for AW 2016/17 is fuchsia. A bold hit of colour can add a much needed jolt to an otherwise mellow interiors scheme.

  • Autumn Winter 2016/17 décor trend: perfect pink

    Pink is one of THE interior décor colours for 2017. Will you be in the pink too?

  • Create your own custom finish convex mirror

    At Omelo Mirrors we provide custom coloured and leafed frames so you can create a finish that’s unique to you.

  • Customised Convex Mirror

    We love it when our customers specify their very own choice of finish. It gives us an insight into which trends are being adopted, or not! And, it makes our job even more interesting than usual.

  • International interiors’ inspiration

    We love flicking through the likes of Elle Décor and Livingetc each month, but we’re increasingly finding a lot of our interiors inspiration online. Here are a few of our favourite international interiors blogs. Emma’s Designblogg The Swede’s blog is where we go when we’re looking for a bit of calm. Emma’s blog features Scandinavian-style […]

  • 6 snapshots of colour inspiration

    6 snapshots of colour inspiration. We took some time out from painting our mirrors to capture the beautiful blooms in the Omelo garden.

  • A little spring inspiration from the beach

    The sun is out, the birds are singing and the hedgerows are getting the optimistic green hue of new growth…. ….the air smells of spring and freshly cut grass… and we are loving it! When the warm sun shines, the beach beckons… As always camera out snapping away at the massive bounty of colours, shapes […]

  • Hello. Our name’s Omelo and we’re Instagram addicts.

    We’re Instagram addicts. There – we’ve said it. With phone cameras giving us such great quality photos, and all the clever photo apps e.g. Snapseed, Dynamic Light, and my two favs Camera+ and Hipstamatic, such addiction is, quite simply, inevitable. Capturing the beauty of nature as it happens, the colours, the shapes, the shades, the […]