Rhino Stories from the Bush: by Ranger Zama Ncube & Teacher Wishwell Mabuya

Image Source wired.co.uk

Image Source wired.co.uk

During the month of July (which is our tribute Colour of the Month) you’ve been hearing a lot from various interested parties about the magnificent rhino, as we contemplate the fate of these creatures and the threat from poaching to their existence.

There is the very real threat that if we do not do something soon, these beautiful animals will entirely disappear from the earth… And perhaps some of these jarring and awful images will bring home the horror of the poaching (please note that some of these images may upset sensitive viewers).

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Manchester United Legend, Quinton Fortune, Comes To SA

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Catherine Bowen
, Plascon Trends Editor

Manchester United Legend, Quinton Fortune comes to Makro Germiston

Manchester United Legend Quinton Fortune comes to Makro Germiston

There is just one day to go until Manchester United legend, Quinton Fortune, appears at Makro Germiston – and you stand the chance of winning a signed jersey, just by posting a “selfie” of yourself at the event.

Fortune’s tour of South Africa is all part of Kansai Paint‘s (the official global paint partner of Manchester United) commitment to supporting and improving education. As part of their corporate social investment programme, four schools have been selected from the areas around South Africa in which Kansai Plascon’s factories operate.

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Expresso Show Focus: Ombré Paint Effects

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Catherine Bowen
, Plascon Trends Editor

Ombré Paint Effects, Image Source decoist.com

Ombré Paint Effects, Image Source decoist.com

Here on the Trends blog we love a bit of ombré (remember Anne Roselt’s blog post, and even as far back as Kim Bougaardt’s post here) and so I was delighted to see that last week’s Expresso Show segment featured a “How To” with our resident Plascon paint techniques expert, Claire Bond (of the Plascon Spaces Showroom).

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White-Washed Scandinavian Floors How To DIY Guide

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Catherine Bowen
, Plascon Trends Editor

White-Washed Scandinavian Floors DIY, Image Source designloversblog.com

White-Washed Scandinavian Floors DIY, Image Source: designloversblog.com

White-washed Scandinavian floors are trending big-style in interiors, and we’re giving you a step-by-step “How To” – just in time for the weekend!

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