interior design boutique – Autentico chalk paints & Little Greene interior/exterior paint

based in the historic chateau town of La Rochefoucauld, Charente and close to Angouleme, Somewhat Grey is an interior design boutique stocking two specialist paint ranges – the Little Greene paint range with a product to transform any room or bigger project inside and outside your house and the Autentico chalk paint range for relooking furniture and other design projects.

Whatever your home decor need – big or small – we have the expertise, product advice and technical knowledge to help you decide on the correct paint finish and colour choices.

Autentico chalk paint

​ Autentico chalk paints are water based, free of solvents and other harmful additives (VOC low) – environmentally friendly and child friendly!  Not just for furniture, with over 160 colours to choose from, there is no need for extensive preparation as the paints stick to almost any surface.  Take a look at our hints and tips pages along with paint guides to find out which Autentico product best suits your project. You can update a kitchen or bathroom; get to grips with outdoor furniture; transform bookcases and paint walls with this chalk paint range.

 Products such as Autentico Floor Varnish add versatility to your diy projects – full information on our ‘Waxes, Sealers and Varnish’ facts page.  This product allows you to protect surfaces from heat so perfect for kitchen worktops and relooking kitchen tables.

Autentico Floor Varnish

 Our high quality, child friendly Little Greene range of paints will give you the perfect product for whatever you want to decorate inside or outside your house.  Well known English specialist range of heritage colours and paint finishes, with over 200 colours to choose from with high covering power and superb depth of colour. Environmentally friendly; eco-oil based gloss paints; ‘intelligent’ range of products that are water based, hard wearing and washable; incredible Floor Paint and much more!

Little Greene paint range

 Popular products in the Little Greene range include Absolute Matt Emulsion; Intelligent Matt Emulsion, Intelligent Eggshell and Flat Oil Eggshell.  Take a look at our information pages; technical information sheets to download; paint colours and wallpaper swatches. Plus, if you want your Little Greene paint delivered to your house, we can arrange this for you – FREE OF CHARGE!  Door to door!