Paint Design Inspiration

From paint colour ideas and inspiration to decorating tips, the latest news and competitions, browse below for a whole host of paint inspiration and the latest from our blog.

Interior design tips: inspiration from five of the best professional stylists

You don’t need to be a professional to create a stylish home. In fact, the stylists who create the dream looks seen in our favourite glossy magazines may have years of experience, but they also employ a few tricks of the trade to produce these swoon-worthy spaces. Here’s our pick of five favourite professional stylists, […]

Guest blog: Dramatic transformation of a Victorian hall, stairs and landing

When it comes to interior decoration, hallways, stairs and landings are often overlooked, used mainly as a space to throw keys and hang coats, with many of us giving little consideration to style. But the hallway in particular creates the first impression of the rest of your home, so when it comes to decorating it […]

Inufolk: Contemporary, playful paint colours for Autumn/Winter

Welcome to the colourful world of Inufolk!   Our shiny new colour trend Inufolk is a bright and friendly collaboration between Earthborn and Kährs flooring. We’ve selected four key colours from our palette of 72 shades to create this playful scheme, inspired by the arts and crafts of contemporary nomadic cultures. Drawing inspiration from Inuit […]

Get FREE tickets to The Homebuilding and Renovating Show Harrogate

  This November we’ll be showcasing our range of eco friendly, high performing paints at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show in Harrogate, Yorkshire.     The exhibition will feature talks, expert advice, masterclasses and products from companies involved in all aspects of building and renovating; from raw materials to home technology, windows and doors through […]

Paint and pregnancy

At Earthborn we get lots of enquiries about all things paint, but one of the most common decorating questions we’re asked about, which might surprise some, is to do with paint and pregnancy.   Paint and pregnancy can be a complex topic, as there are not only health considerations to think about (should you even […]

Furniture Paint

Painting furniture has become extremely popular. There are many reasons why people choose to use furniture paint


A vibrant and energetic colour trend, Natribes takes its inspiration from natural textures and pigments, at the more exotic end of the scale.

Rainbow den-making at the Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail

The Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail in Beechenhurst, Gloucestershire, was founded in 1986 and since then has enjoyed hosting a wide range of artistic installations and activities, enjoyed by over 300,000 visitors each year.   A working partnership between The Forest of Dean Sculpture Trust and The Forestry Commission, the artworks are always created in response […]

Win £272 worth of Earthborn paints with At Home Magazine

To celebrate the success of our recently launched Lifestyle Emulsion, we’ve teamed up with At Home Magazine to give away four 5L tins to one lucky reader – that’s £272 worth of paint!   With a hardwearing, washable finish, Lifestyle Emulsion is available in our signature palette of 72 colours and formulated without oils or acrylics, making […]

Bedroom Colour Ideas

Choosing a bedroom colour scheme is one of the most important decisions you make when decorating your home. Your bedroom is arguably the most important room in the house; it should be a space you love, a place you can retreat to and a space where you feel at your most relaxed.

Guest blog: Nature-inspired ceramics from Martha’s Grandad

For the latest in our series of collaborations, we caught up with Liz Jones, the designer-maker behind ceramics company Martha’s Grandad, who tells us about the creative process and how she uses colour in her work.   For a chance to win a handmade ‘Lizzie Bee’ porcelain dish by Martha’s Grandad, plus an Eco Chic furniture […]

Choosing exterior paint colours for your property

As well as choosing the right type of exterior masonry paint for your project, it can be difficult choosing which masonry paint colour to go for. We’ve put together some helpful tips on how to choose the right masonry paint colour for your project.