Whether you're changing your home's colour or simply painting a cardboard box, the great thing about Resene paints and stains is that you can always dream big.
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Unsurprisingly, since trends are often a reaction to what's going on in the world, this season's colours and styles have one thing in common – positivity... more
As Resene celebrates 75 years of creating colourful homes, we explore five interior design styles that have stood the test of time... more
The Northcote home of a rower-turned- designer bathes in Resene colours that reflect the surrounding harbour... more
The creative duo behind Bye Bye Love creates beautiful furniture together, but their home kitchen styles couldn’t be more different... more
Production designer Ana Miskell is bringing the Shortland Street set to life one wall at a time... more
Take one cardboard box, add a little creativity and lots of Resene paint colours, and you get the habitat by Resene Teeny House Competition... more
Amiria Puia-Taylor is creating a tapestry of colour, culture and community in South Auckland... more
An interior designer has decorated her glamorous villa with love – and Resene paints – from floor to ceiling... more
A former state house, built in the Art Deco era, is given a polished makeover with the help of Resene paints in sophisticated shades of grey... more
A charming garden in Drury is planted with roses, annuals, perennials and a sprinkle of whimsy... more
Budding artists can go a step further than a still-life and paint the flowers themselves... more
Load up this handy trolley with your bucket and spade, boogie boards and towels for a fun day at the beach... more
Fire up your kids' imaginations and get creative with Resene paints and these colourful, out-of-this-world projects... more
Known for her bold colours as a contestant on The Block NZ, interior designer Stacy Heyman is now showing her softer side... more
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From issue 8 onwards, copies flow wrapped and sent to Resene Cardholders are flow wrapped in environmentally responsible material from epi-global. This product when discarded in soil in the presence of microorganisms, moisture and oxygen will biodegrade decomposing into simple materials found in nature, as described in ASTM D6954-04.