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Yukutori meaning birds flying away in a group; is a simple design taken from a mid-twentieth century Japanese pen and ink drawing. Available in 5 colourways.


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A blue not a gray! Having bought a sample tin and tried it various areas I proceeded to have my hall/stairs/landing painted in Dimpse. To my horror when painted over a large area the effect is a pale lavender-blue which comes through quite brightly. The area is lit by north and west facing windows. As I paid for a professional decorator to carry out the work I'm heartbroken as I'm now stuck with it. This is not a cool gray. September 6, 2014
More blue than gray It's a beautiful color, but in the bright west facing room in which I used it it reads more a cool, sophisticated light blue than a gray. Closer to Skylight (but less baby blue). I had the floors painted in Pavilion Gray, and will likely change the Dimspe walls to Cornforth White to tone them down and be less nursery like. September 2, 2014
Wow.......classy colour I have just used this twice to 'up-cycle' two vintage pieces of furniture bought very cheaply on ebay £82 combined price! I chose Dimpse as I wanted a slightly grey, neutral and light colour for the item bought to brighten my hallway and to not clash with an already painted item in Lulworth Blue in my lounge. It is such a lovely subtle shade, it really does look different in different lights, for instance in my dark hallway the sideboard looks an off white, but in my south facing, half glass lounge my sideboard looks dove grey. It went on very easily and looks superb. It makes each sideboard look very expensive and everyone comments on how superb they look. August 27, 2014
Gorgeous shade with some surprises I chose Dimpse because I wanted a grey that was light and cool, so I looked to Farrow & Ball first, wanting a very high quality paint with some depth which is very important in a light shade, to avoid looking blah, chalky and underwhelming. This is exactly what I got, a light grey with depth. It looks different depending on the light and I love each shade. It is indeed a very cool grey, visitors have thought it was light blue. But then it appears as a very pure grey at other times, very neutral. It was a dream to paint with and we feel justified in paying what we did, for the colour and the quality. July 28, 2014
Very disappointing... Bought the egg shell finish and shortly follow by the full gloss. The paint dries too fast, the end result on the full gloss is looking more like a matt finish. Very disappointing. July 21, 2014
Mixed feelings I have always associated Farrow & Ball with high quality so decided to try the paint for my recent house renovation. It was very easy to use and the colour looks amazing. However, the rooms have only been painted a couple of weeks and already the paint is letting us down! The slightest touch seems to cause paint to chip off and it marks very easily if you touch the walls. I must say I have very mixed feelings about Farrow & Ball paint and am not sure if I will use it again. July 14, 2014
Great colour I used Dimpse to paint our brick kitchen floor, it's changed the room entirely, much brighter without the harshness of a white floor. Brilliant product, very easy to apply after one coat of primer. I would highly recommend it. Also great customer service from F and B, I was unsure whether the paint would be suitable to cover bricks and great advice given over the telephone. June 2, 2014
This paint has transformed our hall We have always stuck to brilliant white in our home, largely to show off our collection of vintage fabric wall hangings and frames. Our hall was looking really tired and I was totally fed up with the white, so after trying numerous shades a friend suggested Dimpse. We were completely blown away by the subtle colour which perfectly matches a beautiful wall hanging we have. It's a stunning blue-grey which changes with the light but is always sophisticated and soothing. It also goes with many other colours. It was also a joy to put on and feels wonderful too - almost like suede. I couldn't praise it highly enough and it has made us rethink all the colour in the house. March 7, 2014
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This hard-wearing paint has a classic eggshell finish and is an ideal way of treating timber or concrete floors. Suitable for use in virtually every area of the house, from hallways to kitchens, bathrooms, utility rooms, playrooms and offices. This is a water based finish. This low odour paint has a dead flat finish. Suitable for interior woodwork, plaster and metal where a very matt finish is required. Not suitable for use in kitchens, bathrooms, on furniture or areas of heavy wear. This is a water based finish. This low sheen, high performance wall and ceiling paint is ideal for use in kitchens, bathrooms, children's rooms, hallways and other areas of high usage. This is a water based finish. A simple, traditional distemper bound with natural resins to create a flat powdery finish. It allows ceilings to breathe and can be used on fine plasterwork to enhance detailing. Not available in all colours. This is a water based finish. A high quality matt emulsion designed for use throughout the house on ceilings and walls. The chalky matt finish has unrivalled depth of colour and defines the Farrow & Ball look. This is a water based finish. For use on limestone, lime renders and plasters as well as wattle and daub. Not available in all colours. This is a water based finish. An extremely durable eggshell finish which is ideal for all interior woodwork and metal including radiators. It provides a tough, washable and easily maintained surface and is an excellent complement to our Estate Emulsion and Modern Emulsion. This is a water based finish. Flexible and durable, this water based eggshell has good water shedding properties yet allows wood to breathe. For exterior use on wood and metal surfaces, including doors, window frames, cladding, barge boards, railing and gates, guttering and garden furniture. This is a water based finish. Suitable for interior plaster walls and ceilings. This paint has excellent covering power and breathes well. This is a traditional paint and though easy to apply requires some specialist understanding to achieve the best results. This is a water based finish. A traditional high gloss finish which is suitable for both interior and exterior wood and metalwork. No longer restricted to front doors and woodwork, it can also be used for dramatic effect on ceilings and walls. This is a water based finish. This finish has the hallmark Farrow & Ball mattness coupled with exceptional durability. Extremely tough and hard-wearing, it can be used on all masonry surfaces. Not available in all colours. This is a water based finish. Your paint finish choice has been saved.

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