Colour your Christmas stocking

01 Dec 2017

With Christmas just around the corner, we’ve been keeping an eye out for ways to treat our friends and family this festive season. We happened upon these great gifts, which are not only beautiful but also locally made using Resene paint. Why not bring a bit of colour to your stocking this Christmas?

Do you have a home full of wonderful Resene paint and colour? Send us some snaps by emailing editor Sharon Newey on [email protected].

The multi-talented Amber Armitage has released these hand painted pots, based on her own series of paintings called Horizon Lines. Available in two colour ways and various sizes, Amber’s pots are available to buy here

Based in Kerikeri, Gwyneth Hulse Design creates modern, geometric jewellery and interior decor items, using New Zealand timbers and Resene paint. This flying tui is an elegant piece of Kiwiana, made from New Zealand Tōtara. See more designs here

Heaven to Betsy’s wooden beaded jewellery is hand painted in Resene paint, then strung in a variety of styles to take you from casual day wear to more dressy evening wear. See the full collection here

Inspired by the feathers of the Huia bird, these brooches by Natty are made of rimu and painted in Resene White and Resene Black – available to buy here

Inscribe Design’s Te Reo Clock is their all-time best seller, dipped in a range of Resene colours. This clock is painted in Resene Riptide – see the full range of colours here

Pretty up a kid's bedroom with this original design Swan Shelf Ledge by Decor Handled. See their full range of shelving, painted in a variety of Resene colours, here

Keep the little ones entertained on Christmas day with these building blocks, painted in colours from the Resene KidzColour chart. Created by Deans Workshop, they’re available to buy here

Add to the set with these patterned blocks, also painted in Resene colours. Available from Expressions of Winter here

For kids who like things that go ‘vroom’, give them the gift of these Wooden MX bikes, which come in five colours (all from Resene). Custom numbers can be applied on request. Available from All Abuzz here

the look

If you're stuck on what
colour to use or need colour
advice, try out the Resene
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the look

If you're stuck on what
colour to use or need colour
advice, try out the Resene
Ask a Colour Expert service.