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Dulux Design Suede Effect

Dulux Design Suede Effect is a matt interior water based paint which is applied from the can to achieve a stylish finish which echoes the look of suede. The second or final coat must be applied with a wide brush to achieve the suede effect. Apply in a random action, overlapping brushstrokes to achieve an even finish. Dulux Design Suede Effect can also be applied by ragging and sponging.

Key Features
  • Gives the appearance of soft brushed suede
  • Available in 15 different colours
  • Water based
Scope of Use
  • Dulux Design Suede Effect has been formulated as a one product system with sufficient open time to work the product in the random pattern that is required to achieve the brushed suede effect
  • Used on feature walls in rooms such as bedrooms and living rooms
  • Can be applied to paper faced plasterboard,cement, brick, plasterboard, timber, concrete, masonry and set plaster


Limitations on Use
  • Not suitable for high wear situations
  • Not suitable for wet areas or surfaces with varying porosity
  • All preparation and painting must conform to AS/NSZ 2311: The Painting of Buildings 
  • The temperature must be between 10°C and 30°C during application, and remain above 10°C during drying. Under cool or humid conditions, allow longer times to dry
  • Due to large particles present in this product, it is not recommended for spraying. The first coat in particular, will appear lighter in colour than the colour card when applied over porous surfaces
Other Performance Attributes
  • Recommended for interior use
  • Resists up to 60C
  • Allow 48 hours to dry before exposing to steam or condensation - longer in cooler temperatures
  • Sensitive to hydrocarbons
  • Abrasion Resists mild burnishing

Maintenance and Care

  • The paintwork can be gently cleaned with a cloth that has been dampened with detergent solution.
Data Sheet
Material Safety Data Sheet
Dulux Specification Service
Colour Range
Dulux Colour Forecast
Order Samples

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