Get the Downton Abbey servants quarter look

2013-08-06 12:49
London - Downton Abbey fans can now bring the post-Edwardian look into their own homes after the paint used on set of the hit series went on sale to the general public, Mail Online reported.

The deep shades of grey, used in the kitchen on the period TV drama, were chosen by producers because they were colours commonly used at the time.

The authentic colours were whipped up from recipes that are over 100 years old and have been kept in production by a historic paint company.

The hues, Empire Grey and Amber Grey, are made using earth pigments and ground up marble to create the traditional look.

After the success of Downton Abbey the two stunning shades are now on sale to the general public so that people can recreate the style in their own houses.

Read more on:    downton abbey  |  tv  |  celebrities publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.