Let the yellow shine in

I just can’t get enough yellow. I think it’s actually impossible to be grumpy when you’re looking at it! But it can be a very difficult color to work with. Yellow can easily go too highlighter or too put-on-your-sunglasses, which is overwhelming for a lot of spaces and a lot of people. Using yellow in small doses keeps a space feeling vibrant and exciting without hitting you over the head.

I love painted doors, and they are the perfect place for a super bright yellow. Either inside…

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Or outside…

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It’s also fun to find an unexpected pop of yellow in furniture…

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And art…

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However, if you’re feeling brave and love color, just go for it and inject an entire room with a super vibrant sunshine-y yellow, and I promise you could never be grumpy in this room!

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What do you think? Would you ever want to live with that much yellow? We have A LOT of yellow in our house, and I have to say I never tire of it. Because we decided to paint a huge portion of our house yellow, we chose a soft, lemony shade that is bright without requiring sunglasses, but still adds the lightness and cheer that our dark house needs.

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