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Habitat plus - Classic chic

This personality loves a neutral palette and an often restrained, tightly composed approach.

It’s all about balance and harmony. Even when using quite a few accessories and pieces of furniture, the limited number of colours used will make the space appear elegant and restful. It’s a look that can be extremely detailed without being overly attention-grabbing, and which uses a high proportion of natural materials such as linen, cotton, stone, marble and timber. A current look that fits this personality is ‘New Nordic’ or ‘Scandi’ with its white walls, black accents, pale timbers and natural materials.

Colours to try: Resene Bastille, Resene Quarter Alabaster, Resene Rice Cake, Resene Truffle, Resene Half Tea.

You may also feel at home as a New Nordic, Luxe Lover or Traditionalist.

Bedroom, Bathroom and kitchen
Left: Resene Quarter Fuscous Grey bedroom. Top right: Resene Black and Resene Alabaster bathroom. Bottom right: Resene Blanc walls with Resene Triple Milestone above fridge and Resene Quarter Pearl Lusta cabinet.

Exterior, entrance colours, details
Top left: Resene Quarter Alabaster walls and Resene Blackboard Paint cabinet. Bottom Left: Resene Blackjack and Resene Black White exterior. Right: Resene Half Tea entrance.


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