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  • The Great ‘Paints in France’ Debate

    Years before we knew we were moving to France, we’d heard about difficulties with buying decent paint in France.  Indeed, we sold a fair bit of Autentico Paint from our shop in the UK to people from France and Spain to take back with them.  Our customers would say that, on the continent.....

  • The Painted Pearl Colour of the Year 2021

    The Painted Pearl Colour of the Year 2021. Say hello to Soft Terracotta.
  • Bienvenue à France

    As we approach Christmas 2020, and reflect on the strangest of years, I am aware that there is big news to share with you. Just like so many other...
  • How to Paint your Beach Hut, Summer House, Shed or Fencing.

    It’s been a spring like no other!  DIY has taken on a whole new significance during lockdown.  So, if you’re still wondering about how to tackle yo...
  • Welcome to The Painted Pearl

    Thank you for joining us on our inaugural blog! This coincides with the launch of both our new website and our partnership with Derwent House in W...