How You Can Use Yellow To Give Your Bedroom A Cheery Vibe

Sunny and cheerful, yellow is a very fresh color. But despite its vibrant beauty, it’s rarely used in interior décor. The bedroom is not a common choice for this color but it can actually look very charming here. And there’s more than one way to add color to a bedroom.

Paint one or all the walls.

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Paint the walls pastel yellow if you want the bedroom to look cheerful but still feel relaxing and tranquil. You can add a few gray accents for a modern look.

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You can coordinate the yellow bedroom wall with some of the other elements in the room such as the bedding, the armchair covers, etc.

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A shade of yellow that’s not too dark but not too bright either would be perfect for making a bedroom feel warm and inviting.

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The walls don’t have to match the ceiling. If you leave the ceiling white the room will look even brighter and even more open and airy.

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On the other hand, you can maintain a more cohesive look in the room if you paint the ceiling a slightly lighter shade of yellow than the walls.

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It can be interesting to play with different shades of yellow, of different intensities. The walls outside the bedroom can be bolder, more vibrant and inside the room you can use a lighter shade for a more relaxing feel.

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Don’t immediately assume that a strong yellow shade will made the room feel uncomfortable and too energized. You can use other methods to induce a calm décor.

Add a few cheery yellow accessories.

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In a bedroom with a neutral color scheme, you can introduce a few yellow accents in the form of lampshades, artwork or an area rug.

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Yellow and gray always combine beautifully, regardless of the intensity of the colors.{found on carlmhansen}.

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Use yellow accessories to brighten up the atmosphere in a bedroom decorated with dark colors. Place the yellow accents in strategic places and associate them with light sources to make a stronger statement.

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Coordinate all of the accessories and accent pieces in the bedroom using the same color. The pillows, lampshades, ottomans, rug and blinds all match here.{found on camelliainteriors}.

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If you love neon yellow you can use a second accent color to tone it down a little in the bedroom. For example, use red or brown for that.

Make a statement with yellow furniture.

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The furniture in the bedroom is usually pretty neutral in terms of color. Most often, it’s white, black or natural wood. However, you can make a strong statement with a yellow bed for example.

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Or the bed can be neutral and the nightstands can boost a fun color. You can coordinate them with your curtains, light fixtures and artwork.{found on tobifairley}.