Decorating with Cozy Yellow
Cheer up your room with warm yellows! Sprinkle in colorful accents or douse your walls in these honey-yellow shades for a room that is sure to put a smile on anyone's face.
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Go beyond the norm by trying a splash of yellow on the ceiling. Keeping it neutral on the walls and adding a hit of color overhead draws the eye up and makes your room appear larger than it is.
Wake Up a Bedroom with Yellow
See three ways to give yellow a go in your bedroom.
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Muted shades of yellow play well together in this funky bedroom. The subdued hues allow patterns to mix without being overbearing.
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Who says cabinets have to blend in? A hit of yellow on the lower cabinets brings energy to this sunny kitchen. Netural uppers help to ground the space.
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Calm and Collected
Yellow doesn't always have to be the center of attention. These soft, buttery lemon shades mix well with natural wood tones and create a calming vibe in this traditional bedroom.
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Use a dose of yellow as an accent against dark shades to really make it pop. Here, a bright chair and fun patterned pillows stand out against the dark slate-color backdrop.
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Play up your entryway with fun color! For a no-fail palette, mix the shades of fall -- deep reds, autumnal oranges, fresh greens, dandelion yellows -- and finish off with rich chocolaty browns.
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Light and Airy
Toned-down yellow on the walls helps to play up the colorful pillows in this little nook. Shades of aqua and orange mix with the soft yellow for a versatile palette.
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A patterned bedspread picks up the butter-yellow headboard color and gives a cheery feel to this cozy bedroom. Pops of color are intermixed with accessories in the built-in, and a solid bluish-gray on the walls brings balance to the space.
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Sassy Salle de Bains
Bold metallics and rich yellows amp up this otherwise ordinary bath and give it a high-end vibe.
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Creamy yellows work as a neutral in this traditional kitchen. Using softer shades delivers the perfect amount of color without being too bland.
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Get the creative juices flowing by lathering your walls in a refreshing yellow shade. Pair it with a coordinating wallpaper for a fun accent wall.
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Talk about a relaxing getaway! The dark brown bed frame sets the stage for this beautiful bedroom when played up by the soft yellow surroundings.
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This yellow hue serves as a neutral wall color when paired with more vibrant tones on the pillows and rug. Keep the space from getting too colorful by bringing in solid-color furniture pieces, such as the sofa and chair.
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A space with plenty of natural light is perfect for incorporating a big dose of color. Swap out pillows with the seasons -- greens and blues for summer, reds and browns for fall!
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Pink and blue no more! Versatile yellow works for both genders and is beyond cute on the ceiling when played off a more neutral palette.