What Colour is Frenchic Blackjack?

What Colour is Frenchic Blackjack?
When it comes to home improvement and DIY projects, the choice of paint can make or break the final outcome. One of the most sought-after colours in the Frenchic paint range is Blackjack. But what colour is Frenchic Blackjack, and why has it become a go-to choice for both amateurs and professionals alike? In this article, we delve into the characteristics, applications, and the unique allure of this particular shade.

What Exactly is Frenchic Blackjack?

Frenchic Blackjack is a true black colour, offering a bold and sophisticated finish. Unlike some blacks that may have undertones of other colours, Blackjack provides a pure, unadulterated black that is both striking and elegant. It's a part of the Al Fresco Inside/Outside Range, making it versatile for various applications.

Why Choose Blackjack?

Blackjack isn't just any black paint; it's a water-based, eco-friendly chalk and mineral furniture paint. It offers a low, almost flat finish, making it ideal for a variety of surfaces, including wood, laminate, UPVC/composites, and metal. It's also self-priming and self-sealing, which simplifies the preparation process. Plus, it's weatherproof, allowing for both indoor and outdoor use.

Where Can You Use Blackjack?

The versatility of Blackjack is one of its strongest attributes. Whether you're looking to update your kitchen cabinets, give your front door a new lease of life, or even transform children's toys, this paint is up to the task. Its weatherproof quality makes it suitable for outdoor furniture as well.

How Does it Fit with The Emporium's Ethos?

At The Emporium, we take pride in offering products that are not only high-quality but also eco-friendly and safe. Blackjack aligns perfectly with this ethos. It has minimal VOC content and complies with UKCA and EN71-3 standards, making it safe for use on children's toys.

1. Is Frenchic Blackjack Suitable for All Surfaces?

Yes, Blackjack is a versatile paint that can be applied to wood, laminate, UPVC/composites, and metal.

2. Do I Need to Prime the Surface Before Using Blackjack?

No, Blackjack is self-priming, which means you can apply it directly to most surfaces without the need for a separate primer.

3. Is Blackjack Safe for Children's Furniture and Toys?

Absolutely, it has minimal VOC content and complies with UKCA and EN71-3 standards, making it safe for children's items.

4. Can I Use Blackjack for Outdoor Projects?

Yes, it's weatherproof, making it ideal for both indoor and outdoor applications.

5. Where Can I Purchase Frenchic Blackjack?

You can purchase it directly from The Emporium, both in-store and online. We are an official Frenchic stockist, offering a range of sizes to suit your project needs.


Frenchic Blackjack is more than just a colour; it's a statement. Its bold, true black hue offers a level of sophistication and versatility that is hard to match. Whether you're a DIY enthusiast or a professional, Blackjack provides the quality, safety, and eco-friendliness that aligns well with conscious consumer choices. So the next time you're in the market for a reliable, versatile paint, consider Frenchic Blackjack—available at The Emporium, where quality meets sustainability.

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