Colour Takes the Gold! A @CILPaints Giveaway!

Hello friends!  I am so excited for todays post!  This one is all about paint!  Paint paint paint!  For you!!

I love paint and the power it has to change the complete look of a room in such a small amount of time!  As you may remember, recently we repainted our home office, and now we’re tackling our master bedroom (I can’t wait to show you).  The power of paint is awesome!!

And want to know what else is awesome?!

CIL is giving one of my readers the chance to win 3 gallons of paint in the colour and finish of your choice!  Woot woot!  CIL is promoting Olympics-inspired paint colours and is spreading the winter games “colour” fever with all of us!  This is the perfect time to bring some colour into your home!

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Get into the Olympic spirit and get some gold-medal decorating ideas from CIL!  Why not take a cue from the Winter Olympics and bring colours from around the globe into your home!  From antique golds, vibrant reds and spicy oranges to jewelled blues, emerald greens and rose-infused violets, this year’s hottest international hues create an ambiance that is out of this world.  With CIL paint and a paint brush you can bring some international flare to your home!

Just look at these beautiful rooms bursting with colour!


CIL paint is available in Canada at The Home Depot, Walmart, Rona, Canadian Tire and other independent paint dealers. CIL paint has been a trusted brand in businesses, communities, schools and homes across the country for 85 years. With more than 1,200 colours in its palette, CIL paint has developed a colour mood system that guarantees a perfect match across a wide spectrum of colours.

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Giveaway time!

Now here is your chance to win 3 gallons of CIL paint in your choice of colour and finish!  Just enter in the gadget below…good luck!

Giveaway open to Canada only.


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Good luck and have a great day!


Disclosure:  CIL has made this post possible, by giving me the opportunity to repaint my master bedroom!  Woohoo!  Stay tuned for the reveal…the stencilled trees are a’ comin’ down!


  1. England :)

  2. Jeff Skidmore says:

    Canada! Lots of wood in my house!

  3. I’m leaning towards Canada (Hudson’s Bay Blanket… faux taxidermy)… but then again… there are definitely some British elements in there too. Is that the same, or different? 😉

  4. Amazing! I have definitely got the walls for this paint! Go Canada go!

  5. Oh goody! Fingers crossed! I have a ton of walls that I am itching to repaint!

  6. Canada! I’ve always loved red.

  7. I love color in my home, but lately have been moving more towards a slightly French inspired palette! I have a staircase & hallway begging to be repainted this spring so great giveaway!!

  8. Oooo … we’re developing our basement and we NEED paint. LOL

  9. We are always painting something, would love to try CIL paint.

  10. PICK ME PICK ME, I’m eyeballing doing an accent wall with a stencil overlay…

  11. I would change paint on my walls as often as I change hair colour if it was easy. I need paint that changes with my mood.

  12. I’d love to say Canada but I’d need a bit of Blue so will go with England!

  13. Our bedroom is in dire need of paint & this would be so helpful to Win such a great offer by CIL. Fresh & Bright by CIL would be awesome.

  14. Nadine Ursuliak says:

    Canada of course. Also love the Scandanavian countries and their style!

  15. My get my home decor inspiration from scandanavian hues; greys, beige, white and black. Although I’m ready to go really wild and add a soft hue of blue to add colour to a couple of rooms if I win.

  16. I’m a true Canadian gal, but I do like scandinavian simplicity too!

  17. girlfromwva says:

    France; rustic but refined style!!!

  18. hm, i am going to go with Canada.

  19. Canada! I love red.

  20. England because I love traditional period homes

  21. Barb Sisson says:

    Canada usually, but I’m repainting a bathroom and the inspiration is Costa Rica for the beach-y, relaxed vibe

  22. Laurie McGowan says:

    Some mid ’60s retro colours would do me just fine!

  23. sarah jackson says:

    Id have to say canada , although right now we have more of a 4 yr old girl decor thing going on .

  24. I’d say something carribean, jamaican/cuban/mexican, bright colourful and airy!

  25. I am loving vibrant jewel colours these days!

  26. Meredith Jones says:


  27. The Netherlands with that bright orange. Love it (but not brave enough to paint it anywhere but my playroom!)

  28. Canada! Red for accent walls!

  29. Love the Canadians

  30. Oooh… a mix between Canada (cozy, nature inspired, woodsy) + England (sweet florals, antiques, light spaces), and the east coast of the States (cape cod style homes)!!

  31. nicolthepickle says:

    I would have to say Europe for the dark, crisp colors.

  32. SUMMER PLEWES says:

    I’m purely Canadian but my paint choices are always have a little more SPAIN in them…

  33. Norway love the pants

  34. I don’t know if there is a country, but if I HAD to, maybe Norway?

  35. Marie Ireland says:

    Canada…….have a few Hudson Bay items using red & green.

  36. Lisa neutel says:

    I’m a fan of the Scandanavian colours …wish I could say Canada though

  37. I guess Canada in the kitchen I have a lot of red.

  38. Jane Hammill Gray says:

    I love old European décor I’m thinking Italian and spanish bright colours to bring summer into my Canadian home all year round. love Red though as per our flag!

  39. Kristi Renout says:

    Canada all the way! And were always in need of paint, so this would be great!

  40. Hmm, I guess 1960s Britain for me!

  41. Andrea Amy says:

    Canada I guess since I love red :)

  42. I don’t think I could pick one country that I decorate my home like. Maybe it’s like a combination of Canada/US, Scandinavia and England. Homey with warm colors, furniture from lots of different decades and lots of different textures. That’s the best way I can describe it. lol =)

  43. Definitely Canada! Had a lot of leaks this winter due to melting ice. I would love to win this paint so I could repaint the walls and cover over all those ugly watermarks!

  44. Definitely a Canadian vibe in my home! I recently painted my living room in “Canadian Sky” by CIL and I LOVE IT!! I would love to win this so that I can re-paint our master bedroom and office!!

  45. I would say England or Italy

  46. Canada. I love the Hudson Bay colours

  47. Karla Sceviour says:

    Canada,of course,,love red and white! :)

  48. Tammy Dalley says:

    Canadian for sure

  49. Brenda Penton says:

    Canada. Red is my favourite colour! My son’s room was painted red.

  50. looks great on me and in my decor!

  51. I think we have a France vibe going

  52. Belinda McNabb says:

    Britains red white and blue

  53. Lori Bazan says:

    Red and White inspire me so Canada is my choice!

  54. Im going with Switzerland cause it reminds me of Ikea lol

  55. Hmm I’m not sure which country inspires our decore. I guess canada because we love to represent :)

  56. Not really sure, I like combining old with new to create my own look

  57. Canada for sure! We have a lot of wood in our home so red is a big colour as well!

  58. Julie bolduc says:

    Red my living room is red n black go canada go

  59. Maybe Sweden? we have a lot of Ikea stuff at our house but really it’s pretty eclectic.

  60. Canada of course!

  61. I love color in my house! If I ha my way, it would be very Caribbean feeling, hubs leans more towards the modern Scandinavian industrial look, so I have a green wall. It’s the small things really.

  62. Canada for sure. I like the natural colour palette.

  63. Patrick Siu says:

    Canada of course

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