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So you may be thinking why would I choose a colour called ‘Coco’ when you’ve just made the creative decision to transform your dowdy old ‘brown’ furniture? Well, stop there! You’ve heard the saying ‘never judge a book by its cover’ right?
Let’s get this straight. Coco is not just a ‘brown’ as it’s name may suggest and has a few subtle complexities. This classic colour is reminiscent of a warm pigment, Burnt Umber, which has long been used in decorative work.
Coco is excellent used as a ‘neutral’ with other colours; reds work particulary well with it due to its pigmentation. It sits bewteen the pinks and reds on the colour wheel. Alternatively it adds warmth & gives colour used independently.
So, give Coco a try when you next have a project in mind – you may be surprised. It can very much be likened to Martini