When it comes to painting our pads more often than not we are fearful about moving away from a neutral palette. Don't be I say - for fabulous results familiarise yourself with the colour wheel (its available from most art shops and on the internet) and decide on your scheme whether its tonal, harmonious or complementary. You can be as dramatic and daring or unified and well balanced as you like. JustÂ take the plunge and let the excitement begin. Below are a few palettes we have recently recomended to clients - and everytime I start putting these together I want to repaint my whole house!