Willeke Jongejan is a senior global colour designer with the Global Aesthetics Centre, a team of design experts who forecast the colour trends that ultimately influence how we decorate our homes. Willeke’s passion for colour, material and paint shine through in the colour collections and inspirational imagery she creates with the team.

Before joining the team, Willeke graduated cum laude at the Design Academy, Eindhoven, Netherlands. She has over 13 years’ experience in colour design, photography and art direction from her time with AkzoNobel Coatings.

Warm neutrals are the perfect backdrop for colourful furniture, cushions and paintings, as they help to create unity in a room. They combine well with vibrant colours like lime green, raspberry and cobalt blue.