With special insider advice from top designers, plus a directory of actual paint swatches, this is the most comprehensive and appealing colour resource available today. All the colours are searchable by shade and by room and every paint is accompanied by its manufacturer, name and number, so they can be matched from the book. The guide's unique format makes everything easy, as noted designers with long and distinguished careers offer suggestions for every room and mood. They provide advice on which shades to start with and which to experiment with, the classic palettes they keep coming back to and how the right colours can simply make us feel good. Gorgeous room shots are accompanied by the exact brands of paint and their swatches, so the colours can be examined closely. An invaluable guide, this book will help add beauty and style to any home.