A Bit of Bright Sun

So many parts of the country are ready for a bit of spring sunshine! I know some friends who are still dealing with snow and ice that just won't stop. If the sun won’t naturally come out for you, then it's time for the next best thing, to bring a little sunshine into your life by adding a dose of yellow to your decor!

 Verandah House

Verandah House

Psychologists say that yellow simply makes people happy. It’s the color of sunshine, daffodils, forsythia, lemon bars and baby chicks, all of which make me smile. It’s the color most likely to lift spirits and to motivate people - the perfect color for the home!

 Lucca, Italy via Food & Wine

Lucca, Italy via Food & Wine

Yellow in the home can be traditional and cheery...

 Mary Douglas Drysdale via Traditional Home

Mary Douglas Drysdale via Traditional Home

Or modern, creative and energizing.

 Clive Wilkenson Architects via dezeen

Clive Wilkenson Architects via dezeen

It's the perfect color to start your day off with energy and fun, like in this breakfast nook.

 Lindsay Coral Harper via House Beautiful

Lindsay Coral Harper via House Beautiful

Even just a hint makes a statement, like in this modern, sophisticated dining room.

 MBA Design Group via EST Magazine

MBA Design Group via EST Magazine

This wall of lacquered cabinets is definitely an inspiration for a future project...

 Bestor Architects

Bestor Architects

And what could be more welcoming for a design studio than an cheery yellow dutch door? Filing this one away, too!

 Heather Taylor Home

Heather Taylor Home

For more sunshine inspiration, please visit my “Yellow Mellow” Pinterest Board!

Warmly,  

Beth