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to wonder why a company should charge £6 for a colour chart ??

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gforgiraffe Sat 25-Jun-11 22:01:36

I need to buy some limewash paint for my house and would quite like to choose a colour rather than just plain cream/white. Only thing is, they charge £6 for a colourchart !!!!!!!!!! I really don'twant to pay £30 for a 10 litre tin of paint without seeing the colour on a chart first.
I don't suppose anyone has a buxton limewash colourchart I could borrow ??
Thanks very much.

carocaro Sat 25-Jun-11 22:29:13

Been to the Farrow and Ball shop to have a look?

StuckInTheMiddleWithYou Sat 25-Jun-11 22:36:52

What's wrong with BnQ/local diy shop?

skybluepearl Sat 25-Jun-11 22:54:23

just love posh paint. farrow and ball do have some nice off whites.

StuckInTheMiddleWithYou Sat 25-Jun-11 23:16:15

You're quite mad.

carocaro Sat 25-Jun-11 23:18:04

My nameless friend told everyone her new bathroom was painted in Bradstock by Farrow & Ball (as in the Dorset beach Burton Bradstock) but it Crown ha ha ha !

gforgiraffe Sun 26-Jun-11 21:39:31

Thanks, I do love farrow & ball but it needs to be limewash to go onto the lime render we've got. Guess i'll just have to fork out the £6 for the colour chart.

nocake Sun 26-Jun-11 22:22:43

£1.80 on this website.

gforgiraffe Tue 28-Jun-11 15:45:07

Ooh, thanks nocake i'll have a look.

gforgiraffe Tue 28-Jun-11 15:47:14

Ah, I know why the chart was cheaper ....... the paint itself is twice the price !! Back to the drawing board !

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