The original, breathable distemper, Farrow & Ball Soft Distemper is not really stable enough for walls (see Casein Distemper) but it’s dead flat, powdery finish makes it ideal for ceilings, especially when decorating ornate plasterwork.
Soft Distemper is our simple, traditional distemper that uses natural resins to create a very flat and exquisitely powdery finish. Available in 63 of our colours, this specialist finish perfectly suits fine plasterwork and delicate surfaces, as it can be easily removed to maintain more intricate details.
Note: Soft Distemper is made to order in a limited colour range using traditional and natural ingredients.
Low VOC content. Not washable or wipeable.
- Very flat matt finish, 2% sheen level
- Quick drying (2 hours)
- Eco-friendly, minimal VOC
- Water based and low odour
- Easy to remove for detailing