Trends: Yellow

April 30, 2017 / SHOPPING, Trends / 0 Comments
'Around' small coffee table in yellow, Muuto; 'Type 75' desk lamp in Yellow Ochre by Margaret Howell for Anglepoise, £140, Heal's; 'Jonah' double bed in Dandelion Yellow, £549, Made.com; 'Autumn Yellow' towels and facecloth, from £13, HAY

Buy a burst of instant summer

 

In Trendbulletin 16, ELLE Decoration Editor in Chief Michelle Ogundehin refers to yellow as the colour of warmth, optimism and joy. As such it’s our top tip colour for Spring 2017 and perfect for adding a hit of instant sunshine to every room in your home. Herewith our best buys to do just that…

 

1 The easiest way to add a pop of colour is with some carefully chosen accessories. For your home office, how about the ‘Type 75’ desk lamp in Yellow Ochre by Margaret Howell for Anglepoise, £140, Anglepoise

'Type 75' desk lamp in Yellow Ochre by Margaret Howell for Anglepoise, £140, Heal's

‘Type 75’ desk lamp in Yellow Ochre by Margaret Howell for Anglepoise, £140, Heal’s

 

2 A vase in yellow almost needs no flowers. And can go anywhere a bolt of bright is required. Hand blown yellow glass vase by Ben de Lisi, £12, Debenhams

Hand blown yellow glass vase by Ben de Lisi, £12, Debenhams

Hand blown yellow glass vase by Ben de Lisi, £12, Debenhams

 

3 Or add some instant colour and texture in one with wallpaper. Good for bedrooms to living rooms. ‘Cow Parsley’ Cole & Son wallpaper in yellow. £72 per roll, Paint & Paper

'Cow Parsley' wallpaper in yellow, £76 per roll, Cole & Son

‘Cow Parsley’ wallpaper in yellow, £76 per roll, Cole & Son

 

4 An overhead lamp in yellow plays more literally on the sunlight-giving theme! Consider this for your hallway to greet you as soon as your step over your threshold. ‘Unfold’ pendant light in yellow, Muuto. £139, Paper Rooms

'Unfold' pendant light in yellow, Muuto

‘Unfold’ pendant light in yellow, Muuto

 

5 Or you could really go to town and invest in a sunshine sofa! ‘Togo’ large settee in yellow by Michel Ducaroy, £1,985, Ligne Roset

'Togo' large settee in yellow by Michel Ducaroy, £1985, Ligne Roset

‘Togo’ large settee in yellow by Michel Ducaroy, £1985, Ligne Roset

 

6 Perhaps a smaller statement in the lounge suits? How about the ‘Around’ small coffee table in yellow, Muuto. Great for drinks, plants or objets! £295, Nest

'Around' small coffee table in yellow, Muuto

‘Around’ small coffee table in yellow, Muuto

 

7 What could be nicer than a sunny bathroom? Add it in with these wonderful towels. ‘Autumn Yellow’ towels and facecloths by HAY, from £6. Unique & Unity

'Autumn Yellow' towels and facecloth, from £13, HAY

‘Autumn Yellow’ towels and facecloth, from £13, HAY

 

8 A bedside table with a drawer in a must, but why not go one step further and wake up to some colour with the ‘Stockholm’ bedside table in yellow, £70, Ikea

'Stockholm' bedside table in yellow, £70, Ikea

‘Stockholm’ bedside table in yellow, £70, Ikea

 

9 Or if you really want to go the whole hog, then sweet dreams are guaranteed in a ‘Jonah’ kingsize bed in Dandelion Yellow, £699 (double, £549), Made.com

'Jonah' double bed in Dandelion Yellow, £549, Made.com

‘Jonah’ double bed in Dandelion Yellow, £699, Made.com

 

10 Then again, perhaps just some sunny sheets will do the trick. Trene’ yellow patterned kingsize duvet cover set by Martha Coates for Habitat, £40, Habitat

'Trene' yellow patterned kingsize duvet cover set by Martha Coates for Habitat, £50, Habitat

‘Trene’ yellow patterned kingsize duvet cover set by Martha Coates for Habitat, £50, Habitat

 

11 Another compact sofa for a cosy corner, the ‘Keeton Fit’ from Meridiani. MOHD

A gloriously yellow sofa from Meridiani.

A gloriously yellow sofa from Meridiani. The ‘Keeton Fit’ designed in 2014 by Andrea Parisio.

 

For more great on Trend buys see here, and for more wonderful Best Buys, from wall clocks to stools, click here!

 

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