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Dulux Colour Awards 2019 | The Finalists

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 | The Finalists

The finalist for 2019’s Dulux Colour Awards have been announced and they’re pretty spectacular. This year, colour is bolder, more playful and full of impact, with architects and designers taking risk and stepping away from those ‘safe’ neutrals. And lucky for us - think luscious moody reds, caramels, terracotta, emerald and our personal favourite - peach! This year’s competition has exceeded all expectations - with a record-breaking 435 entries from Australian and New Zealand design professionals. Here are some of our favourites from the Residential Interior category… let’s just say that narrowing down our list of favourites was no easy feat!

Dulux Colour Award 2019 - Elsternwick House by  Chelsea Hing . Photo - Sean Fennessy.

Dulux Colour Award 2019 - Elsternwick House by Chelsea Hing. Photo - Sean Fennessy.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Caroline House by  Kennedy Nolan . Photo - Derek Swalwell.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Caroline House by Kennedy Nolan. Photo - Derek Swalwell.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Cleveland Rooftop by SJB. Photo - Felix Forest.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Cleveland Rooftop by SJB. Photo - Felix Forest.

“Architects and designers have really set a new precedent with their masterful and innovative employment of colour to create unexpected, lively, playful and refined interior and exterior spaces.”
— Andrea Lucena-Orr, Dulux
Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Yarra Valley House by  Chelsea Hing . Photo - Sean Fennessy.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Yarra Valley House by Chelsea Hing. Photo - Sean Fennessy.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Prahran Residence by Flack Studio (and below). Photo - Sharyn Cairns.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Prahran Residence by Flack Studio (and below). Photo - Sharyn Cairns.

“There has been a shift away from greys and cooler neutrals which have dominated interiors in previous years, with nature- based warm hues, such as beiges, terracotta and caramels coming to the fore.”
— Andrea Lucena-Orr
Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Peppertree House by  Alwill Interiors . Photo - Prue Ruscoe.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Peppertree House by Alwill Interiors. Photo - Prue Ruscoe.

Dulux Colour Award 2019 - Elsternwick House by  Chelsea Hing . Photo - Sean Fennessy.

Dulux Colour Award 2019 - Elsternwick House by Chelsea Hing. Photo - Sean Fennessy.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Peppertree House by  Alwill Interiors . Photo - Prue Ruscoe.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Peppertree House by Alwill Interiors. Photo - Prue Ruscoe.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Ivanhoe Residence by  Flack Studio . Photo - Sharyn Cairns.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Ivanhoe Residence by Flack Studio. Photo - Sharyn Cairns.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Fitzroy Terrace by  Taylor Knights . Photo - Peter Clarke.

Dulux Colour Awards 2019 - Residential Interior. Fitzroy Terrace by Taylor Knights. Photo - Peter Clarke.



In Focus | Fitzroy Residence by Kate Challis

In Focus | Fitzroy Residence by Kate Challis

In Focus | Shelter Double Bay

In Focus | Shelter Double Bay