Posts Tagged ‘decorating with yellow’

Lunchtime lust: decorating with spice yellows

August 3, 2010

Nothing like a cheery spot of yellow to brighten up a tame Tuesday. I love these decorating schemes from Ideal Home. The style team are spot on – yellow has a reputation for being a zingy, energising colour when in fact, if you choose the right earthy tone, it can also create a mellow mood.

This is perfect for when you’re in a ‘not even a smiley sunflower can cheer me up today’ mood. Check out these decorating ideas

Be inspired city chic. The dining room features a mixed bag of concrete greys, sunshine yellow accents and a combination of wood and steel pieces.

roomenvy - mellow yellow dining room

roomenvy - mellow yellow dining room

I love the statement storage wall in this living room. Paint the back of the cubbies in a matching shade of yellow for an eye-popping focal point.

roomenvy - yellow accents living room

roomenvy - yellow accents living room

Stylist’s tip: Make patterns pop bu surrounding them with pieces in solid colours as seen in this bedroom decorating scheme.

roomenvy - modern boutique bedroom

roomenvy - modern boutique bedroom

DIY tip of the day! Frame wallpaper with painted moulding to create your own wall art.

roomenvy - yellow feature wall

roomenvy - yellow feature wall

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