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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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Elephant's Breath

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Elephant's Breath 4.6 5 58 58
Beautiful colour great for any room I absolutely love Elephant's Breath which I used for my north facing front room. It is a lovely mushroom/grey colour with a beautiful purple undertone, works perfectly with the cranberry coloured furnishings I already had in the room. The quality of paint is the best I have found and got away with two coats, however feel a third coat would really enhance the pigment but not completely necessary if you are painting on a budget. September 11, 2014
Warm and interesting and sophisticated This colour seems to change quite dramatically with the light and hence helps the mood of the room .. releasing and serene we have used in our lounge but also works well in our utility and downstairs cloakroom where it appears darker in shade … we love it and will be ordering more for the bedroom ! September 6, 2014
A great match We had a new larder cupboard from Marks and Spencer in their "putty" option . We liked the colour so much that we wanted to paint our pine dresser to complement. Elephants Breath is exactly the right shade, right down the the lilac undertone. August 24, 2014
Exceptionnel!!! Je suis ravie ...très belle finition qui a redonne vie à un vieux meuble ..et je ne compte pas m’arrêter là!! August 20, 2014
Was not as expected I had a color chart and what arrived was lighter than on the chart. Not the finish i expected at all really is way to light. August 14, 2014
Fantastic Fabulous colour.Looks fresh and bright.We are now going to decorate all of our offices in this colour.Highly recommended July 30, 2014
Soft warm grey with a pinky/lilac tinge I originally wanted to use Pavilion Gray in my sitting room, but it looked surprisingly blue next to my browny grey sofa. Elephant's Breath is perfect, although I was worried when I put the first coat on as it looked decidedly "pink". After a second coat it proved to be a warm, sophisticated soft grey, and although that pink/lilac tinge is still there it is quite muted. (This is in a well lit room south/north facing with a window at each end). Two coats were enough to cover the original cream wall cover. Very pleased. July 11, 2014
Very good subtle colour which can be used in many colour schemes. Having gone through 70ltrs of Elephant's Breath estate emulsion in the last week, my painters have enjoyed using it. The initial coat soaked in and they were surprised how much was needed, but this is what gives F&B the depth of colour they are renowned for. I have used Elephant's Breath many times and have always been pleased with the end result. Great colour which takes on different hues with changing light and different contrasting colours. June 28, 2014
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