I've always been a bit apathetic towards the color yellow, but the latest issue of House Beautiful has rekindled my interest in the hue. The intensity of the color gives it a modern freshness. Because I find it so over-powering, it only works for me in small doses. For instance, how fab is this headboard in Tilton Finwick designer Anne Maxwell Foster's bedroom, featured in this month's issue?
I LOVE her room down to all the details. The Farrow & Ball wallpaper, the Hickory Chair side tables, the bedding with the hint of lime in the bedskirt, the abstract art- it's all FAB! The pop of yellow is just the icing on the cake. Here are a few more yellow pops I adore:
I don't know if I would enjoy having yellow on my bedroom walls, a place where I'd like to feel relaxed. But I do love that Stephen Schubel paired the yellow walls here with a neutral palette of whites and browns: