Guest Picks: Reaching for the Sun with Yellow Items for the Home
I am smack-dab in the middle of a New England winter, and I am craving all things bright and sunny right now. With yellow emerging as a strong color for spring, I thought I could get a jump-start on it with these cheery pieces. Now if only they would up my Vitamin D, they would be a complete win!
— Julieann from CreateGirl
— Julieann from CreateGirl
This settee would be gorgeous in a kitchen, and it would immediately be a happy sight as I fumble for my tea in the morning.
Many times clients have that empty corner in their living room or bedroom that just needs a bit of attention. Pair the "Elise" Chair with a sweet side table and floor lamp, and you will immediately create an inviting reading nook.
Leave it to Anthropologie to create a tufted yellow sofa. It's a gorgeous and timeless piece.
White linen accent pillows just scream, "bring on the spring!" This yellow geometric print with a pom-pom trim is just lovely.
Whenever I am looking for a strong pop of color to wake up a room, Trina Turk is my go-to girl. This pillow would fit into a multitude of spaces.
If you are a little nervous about adding yellow to your home but you know you need a bit of sunshine, pair it with another color that will tone it down a bit. This yellow and gray stripe option from Danica Studio would be the perfect mix.
I love adding a good screen to projects because it is such a versatile and completely functional piece.
Can you ever go wrong with gray and yellow? Not in my book!
DwellStudio's new yellow and gray rug is one of my favorite pieces for spring. Its movement and color are a great combination for many room schemes.
A classic (and affordable) buttery yellow geometric rug is a great choice for a subtle way to bring the trend into your home.
Serena & Lily's "Marni" bedding makes me so happy. Now this would literally fill your bedroom with sunshine!
Again, an easy way to add color to a more neutral space is with a table lamp. The empire fabric shade elevates this to an even more stylish option.
If you are looking to reupholster a bench or create a few pillows of your own, look to Thibaut's Bravado Ikat in yellow.
A Tolix Chair in yellow? Yes, please! This would put me in a good mood daily.
Don't forget that even the waste basket should be a wee bit stylish.
The Hitch Marigold Stool is another one of my favorite pieces to add to a client's home. These stools can be used for so many different purposes.
The Chloe Chair at Crate&Barrel is not necessarily new, but I could see it as a great addition at the kitchen table.
If you are not ready to take the plunge into yellow with your home decor, check out Kate Spade's Wickford Dinnerware. You'll be rushing home to serve dinner on these beauties.
Trays and accent pieces are the easiest way to add the trend to your home, and this lacquered tray is no exception.