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It\'s amazing what a difference a lick of paint can make. We\'ve compiled our top 10 interior colours for 2011 so that you can treat your hall, bedroom, living room or bathroom to a trendy New Year facelift
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Blue is set to be the big fashion colour this year. Choose a rich, green-tinged shade for warmth in the bedroom.
Crown Originals 1952 Grey and 1997 Aqua matt emulsion, £15.98 for 2.5 litres, crownpaint.co.uk
A palette of rose pink and pale linen works perfectly in a nursery.
Roseraie and Parfait matt emulsions £16.98 for 2.5 litres. crownpaint.co.uk
It was last season\'s must have nail colour and now it\'s set to dominate our walls, \'greige\' looks classy with glossy white woodwork.
Wades Lantern from the National Trust collection, £31.50 for 2.5 litres, firedearth.com
Fancy something a bit more adventurous? Try painting fashionable paint shades in broad, horizontal stripes.
Pale Parisian Blue, Duck Egg and Eau de Nil matt emulsion, £18 for 2.5litres, lauraashley.com
Welcome the spring into your home with shades of softest green.
Fresh Stem and Crushed Aloe matt emulsion. £19.19 for 2.5litres. dulux.co.uk/environment
Orange is fun and funky, it will also bring a warm glow to a chilly hall or landing.
Dragon matt emulsion, £25 for 2.5litres from the Barbara Hulanicki collection, grahambrown.com
Citrus colours bring a sense of drama to a scheme. But you can have too much of a good thing, so tone it down with a more muted background colour.
1952 Grey and 1997 Lime matt emulsion from the Originals range, £15.98 for 2.5litres crownpaint.co.uk
Warmer than blue and easier to live with than pink, lilac looks lovely with green accessories and will work in the bedroom, living room or dining room.
Sloe Berry matt emulsion, £19.19 for 2.5 L, dulux.co.uk/environment
Monochrome schemes are always effective and particularly easy to achieve in the bathroom.
Jack Black matt emulsion £31 for 2.5litres and Shirting acrylic eggshell (woodwork) £34 for 2.5litres. thelittlegreene.com
There\'s nothing wrong with injecting some drama into your life. So why not paint a dark corner in bruised shades of purple and red.
Sanguine and Vampire matt emulsion, £25 for 2.5litres from the Barbara Hulanicki collection, grahambrown.com
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