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The perfect celebration of this delicate, wild plant, that thrives on our British coastline. Available in 5 colourways.

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Pitch Black

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You will not be disappointed! Just like other Farrow and Ball products, you would expect great results. You will not be disappointed. This product was used to cover an existing black interior finish and that has been achieved with just one coat on top of the existing black, which demonstrates its intensity. The finish appears slightly more of a sheen than the lighter Estate Eggshell finishes, but I am more that happy with that. The paint flows easily from the brush and has a creamy feel when being applied. It also has a feature whereby it goes on grey and dries black, so it is easy to see where you have painted! This product is currently being used in several rooms with modern emulsion on the walls. The contrast looks superb. Thoroughly recommend this product. January 13, 2014
Very good product This paint is at the top end of water based products, as it should be for the cost. As with all water based products the final result on the gloss finish simply does not match oil based paints but apart from that this is excellent to work with. It appears in the tin and goes on more like a deep charcoal grey than pitch Black but dries as Black as you like, a great advantage when applying the second coat. It brushes beautifully and the opacity is very good and dries quickly enough to reduce down time but not too quickly to cause any workability problems. All in all an excellent product but with the final finish gloss deficiency, I would only use it on certain jobs and I earn my living as a Painter and Decorator. Hope this helps in your decision making. September 26, 2013
Classy stylish black is what I wanted and that's what I got. When I opened the tin was a bit shocked by colour looked grey, but painted on beautifully and dried perfect pitch black. Easy brush cleaning perfect. Everyone has commented on how good my front door looks. July 7, 2013
Front Door Posh What an amazing product. Worth every penny I spent. The consultant at the main showroom was very knowledgeable and took the time to reflect on my needs. The result on my front door rivals Number 10 Downing Street. Every morning I step out I imagine all kinds of Paparazzi, but recognize, its just my neighbors gaukking . June 24, 2013
Amazing Fantastic product...... My whole house is farrow and Ball. It has a perfect pigment strong colour. May 17, 2013
Love it My boyfriend complaint a lot while he was applying the paint on the wall. He first didn't like the color too, afraid it would make our living room look smaller. We only have done 1 wall with this color. It is amazing! We only needed two coats (plus one primer) and I love the finish! It's really black and you can't hardly see our television now when it's off. I love that. :) January 8, 2013
Quality product Excellent but expensive product, however note it doesn't stick to all filling materials even if the filler says it should. September 14, 2012
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A truer, more intense black than Off-Black. Dark Tones Undercoat.

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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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