Hello Sunshine! 13 Ways to Add Yellow to Any Room

Add warmth to any room in your house with a pop of yellow. Here are a few cheerful rooms we love

Display Worthy

yellow photo frames home decor ideas

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Photos and prints look artful when displayed in matching frames on a long shelf above the bed. The whole look is brought together by subtle yellow patterned wallpaper.

Yellow Fever

yellow bed home decor ideas

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A white carved bed, upholstered in mustard-yellow linen, pops in a soothing gray room.

Set the Table

yellow lamp home decor ideas

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A trio of shiny brass pendant lights and lemon yellow chairs add elements of chic to an otherwise humble table setting.

Draw the Line

yellow rug home decor ideas

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A small area rug and cohesive palette create an inviting seating area in this open-plan living room. A pop of yellow in a wire chair or a rug gives life to the otherwise neutral room.

Sunny Delight

yellow curtains home decor ideas

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Hanging two curtains of different weights in front of one another lets you adjust coverage depending on the time of day and amount of light. A pop of yellow in the curtains, pillows and on the wall will brighten any room.

Silver, Yellow and Gold

yellow wall paint home decor ideas

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A small room is the perfect place to experiment: Pairing a traditional gilt mirror with contemporary nickel hardware works surprisingly well, especially against a bright yellow wall.

Sunny Spaceyellow chair home decor ideas

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This cozy space mixes formal pieces like a bright yellow wing chair and empire table with informal ones like a slipcovered sofa and oversized pillows to create a cheerful space.  

Hello Yellowyellow walls home decor ideas

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Saturated yellow walls give a warm glow to linen-upholstered furniture.

Light and Bright

yellow room home decor ideas

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Dandelion-patterned bedding, wallpaper and colorful art give this cheery room a pulled-together look and sunny vibe.

Graphic Design

yellow shelf home decor ideas

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A yellow shelf and bed sheets are an awesome contrast against strongly patterned black and white decor.

Panel Discussion

yellow panel home decor ideas

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Add color and privacy with a straight floor-to-ceiling yellow panel hung next to the bed.

Warm Glow

yellow bedding home decor ideas

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Add cheer to a basic bedroom with an over-the-bed arrangement of fairy lights and a muted yellow throw.

Mellow Yellow

yellow cushions home decor ideas

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Strong black-and-white striped cushions complement sunny yellow seating.

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