Concrete look wall created with a base coat in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Four Winds. Then layered with Resene FX Paint Effects tinted with Resene Kinship and Resene Quarter Black White. Shelf in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Four Winds. Right wall in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Quarter Black White. Floor in Resene Lustacryl Low Sheen in Resene Ted | Styling credits below*

How to use textured walls to elevate your interiors and create a unique, dynamic effect

art direction — Amber Armitage/ Marigold
Photography — Wendy Fenwick/ Flash Studios

In the realm of design, textured walls have emerged as a captivating trend, taking ordinary spaces to extraordinary heights by offering tonal dimension and appealing tactility. Offering a sophisticated finish, textured walls are actually quite simple to achieve at home with Resene’s innovative Paint FX range, offering virtually endless possibilities for capturing mood and transforming spaces into something truly special. These specialty paints not only create ambience but are designed with superior durability and also offer practical benefits — concealing imperfections by adding depth and movement. In fact, the presence of subtle flaws can enhance the overall effect, making it even more striking.

Concrete look wall created with a base coat in Resene SpaceCote Flat in Resene Four Winds. Then layered with Resene FX Paint Effects tinted with Resene Kinship and Resene Quarter Black White | Styling credits below**

And while this range of paints allows you to unleash your creativity by experimenting with different colours and application techniques, the trend that seems to be prevailing at the moment is towards enhancing more neutral shades in the home, like tones of grey. Because, where a simple grey wall might make a space fall flat, tones like Resene’s Four Winds, Ted or Kinship come alive when a layer of Paint FX is applied over the top. In one simple step, a dull, two-dimensional wall is transformed into something that almost looks more like brushed steel. 

Perfect to use in spaces that require a contemporary edge, greyscale textured walls using Resene paints and Paints FX will inject a touch of industrial chic and dynamic intrigue. Simple to use, durable, versatile and creative, Resene’s most innovative range will help you create an artistic, interior masterpiece.


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Tasso Vase Range from Ligne Roset
S-G-1-#BEBDB6-SC by Zara Dolan from Sanderson Contemporary
Fall Coffee Table from Powersurge
The Lady (La Dama) Candle from Faradays
Spacey Table Lamp from Matisse
Fra Sofa End Table from Ligne Roset
Asola Floor Lamp from Ligne Roset
Frankie 3 Seater Sofa from Bradfords
Calabria Pillow from Faradays
Opaline Tiny Star Vase from Faradays
Flos Snoopy Table Lamp from ECC
Catene Soup Plate from Faradays
Infinity by Ray Haydon from Sanderson Contemporary
Losange Rug from Ligne Roset
6 P.M. by Max Thomson from Tessuti
Burberry Check Blanket from Farfetch

Styling Credits

*Losange rug, Tasso Vase range and the Canaletto display cabinet from Ligne Roset, 6 P.M. artwork by Max Thomson from Tessuti, Stories of Italy Opaline Tiny Star Bucket vase, Loewe Anagram blanket, Ginori 1735 The Lady candle and 1735 Catene soup plate from Faradays, S-G-1-#BEBDB6-SC artwork by Zara Dolan and Infinity artwork by Ray Haydon from Sanderson Contemporary, Frankie 3 Seater sofa and the Glossy marble table lamp from Bradfords Interiors, Vase phases from Michael Joyce and the Fall coffee table in blackened brass from Powersurge

**Losange rug and the Asola floor lamp from Ligne Roset, Saved NY Calabria pillow from Faradays and the Frankie 3 Seater sofa from Bradfords Interiors

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