Guest Picks: 20 Pastel Items for Spring
Pastels have taken over fashion this spring, and they can also be seen in many of the latest home decor trends. As I type this post, patches of dirty snow still on the ground outside, I find the idea of painting my surroundings the soothing shades of Easter eggs perfectly delightful! I am so very ready to usher in spring and be done with the dreary grays and browns of winter. Let’s explore some ways to use pastels within the home! — Beth from Home Stories A to Z
Thomas by Rosenthal Dinnerware, Sunny Day Mix and Match Collection - $17
My breakfast sunny-side up eggs would look all the sunnier on these fun plates! I love the look of the freehand pastel stripes.
Pastel Gingham Napkins Set - $19.95
Gingham cloth napkins in pastel shades remind me of Easter brunch at my mom’s house. These would look adorable on a kids’ table for Easter.
Pastel Easter Plates, Set of 4 - $27.96
How cute are these pastel Easter-themed plates? They would also look great on a kids’ table for Easter brunch.
Miu France 90043 Silicone Pastel Spatulas, Set of 4 - $14.69
Sometimes you just need a pastel spatula to make scraping down the bowl all the more enjoyable. I bet some buttercream frosting would look great on that baby blue one! Mmm … buttercream.
"Butterfly" Dinnerware, Sets of 4 - $120
Butterfly plates in pastel shades are the perfect accents for a garden party or spring tablescape. they would work great for casual dining events too.
Yosemite Home Decor FCF6337QP-1 "Printemps I" Artwork - $208.98
I love to decorate the wall above my fireplace mantel for each season. This romantic impressionist painting would be a beautiful way to welcome spring.
Pastel Picture Frames Removable Wall Sticker Decals - $0.10
Create a quick and easy gallery wall with these removable wall stickers. They would be so great for a dorm room or anywhere you want a little temporary sprucing.
5-Piece Kids' Set Playroom Table & Chairs - $185.15
I have a kids’ table set from Ikea and have gotten so much use out of it over the last eight years. I love this set with pastel chairs. It would be a great addition to any playroom.
Fitz and Floyd Toulouse 4-Piece Dinnerware Set, Blue - $57
I have a bit of a plate addiction and would love to add this set to my collection! That robin’s-egg blue makes me smile.
Dipped Two-Tone Mugs, Set of 4 - $19.96
Two-toned items have been a huge trend in the DIY world for a few years now. I love these fun mugs from World Market that have a handmade look.
LSA Polka Liqueur Glasses, Set of 4 - GBP 30
What could possibly make my moscato taste any sweeter? One of these pastel-colored wineglasses just might!
KitchenAid KSM150PSPK Komen Foundation Artisan Series 5-Quart Mixer, Pink - $327.99
Many would be lost in the kitchen without the KitchenAid mixer. But they’re bulky and take up a lot of counter space. So show it off in style by choosing one in a fun color that complements your decor.
Sallie Stool-Green - $69
Euro Style’s stools are a great way to sneak some extra seating into a room or simply add a place to set your cup of coffee. This one’s hourglass design is fresh and modern.
Cutting Garden Rug - $149.95
This reminds me of a braided rug from my childhood. It’s a timeless piece made new again with fun spring colors.
Pastel Colorwheel Placemat - $3.95
This Pastel Colorwheel placemat reminds me of a giant lollipop! The purple and orange undertones give it a moody feel that I like.
Hobnail Ramekins - $1.60
My kids and I decorate Easter eggs the old-fashioned way using hot vinegar, water and food coloring. These pastel ramekins would be perfect for holding the dyes. They would also be cute filled with treats at each place setting for Easter dinner.
Pastel Green White Dot Ceramic Cabinet Knobs, Set of 12 - $35.40
Knobs are the jewelry of furniture and have the power to completely change the look and feel of a piece. These spring green knobs with white polka dots would be a fun addition to a black dresser.
Pink Retro Old-Fashioned Rotary Dial Telephone - $99.99
If you still have a landline, why not kick it old school with a pink retro-style phone? This would look great in my office!
White Deer Head Silhouette on Mint Blue Coasters, Soft, Set of 4 - $13.99
Stag antlers and deer silhouettes continue to trend in home decor. I love the blue on these coasters and think they would look cute under my evening glass of moscato.
Imax 84755-3 Marci Decorative Glass Jars, Set of 3 - $73.19
I love to collect shells in the summer. These decorative jars in pastel shades would be the perfect storage solution for my collection.
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