Yellow, evokes a sense of happiness, positivity, and enlightenment. It’s a great color to work into a room during the winter months, to perk up your spirits and help keep the cold winter blues away.  Are you daring enough to add this bold hue to your home?

Keep scrolling for inspiration on how to decorate with yellow at home!

yellow sofa with black and white zebra rug in Jenna Lyon's former townhouse.

In the former townhouse of past J.Crew Editor, Jenna Lyons, an old school George Sherlock sofa upholstered in vivid yellow pops against the neutrals; black, white & grey. | Photograph by Melanie Acevedo

a velvet yellow mustard chair center of room filled with antiques

a mustard yellow chair sits front and center in the historic Georgian Townhouse of Lauren Buxbaum Gordon, design director for Nate Berkus Associates. | Photography by Heather Talbert for Architectural Digest.

Yellow: The Happiest Color In The World(l):Batixa|(r) A Day in the Land of Nobody

Yellow: The happiest color in the room

(l): Batixa |(r)top:  A Day in the Land of Nobody |(r)bottom: Alvhem

Yellow Wall by AlvhelmAlvhem

photo:  Elisabet Ottosson


yellow in small doses can make a big splash in a small space as seen in this urban casita. | photo: Megan’s Urban Casita Tour for Apartment Therapy


Yellow: The Happiest Color In The Room

photo:  Bellalulu