Tones of yellow: learn how to insert the color in the decoration of environments

The yellow tones has the power to animate and bring a little bit of sunlight into any environment, although many people are afraid to use them. That's because as yellow is an extremely vibrant and energetic tone, people are afraid to let these more vibrant tones appear and make a wrong choice in the objects and complementary colors of the environment.

But this is a super important color, one of the primary colors of our color disc and, as it seems impossible, you can make a combination with yellow, in its different tones, that converse with different styles, including yours!

Today we will talk a little about this color, its meaning in color psychology and give some tips on how to use it in your environment.

Sun color: meaning of yellow color

As we have said before, yellow is the color of the Sun and when we see it in some object or environment, our brain releases stimuli that make us perceive this color as a great source of energy, vitality, happiness and optimism, like the Sun. individual meaning, yellow can represent power and self-esteem.

In addition, gold, the color of gold, is also a color derived from yellow and always reminds us of wealth, so people often use yellow to attract riches in the celebration of the new year.

By these meanings, this is considered one of the happiest colors and happy to be used in decorating the environment.

The most beloved yellow tones of interior decoration

Yellow wall

The yellow is slowly reappearing in interior design, especially for people who want to dare in a more cheerful and relaxed decor. The yellow Canary and the more citric tones are the favorites when it comes to raising the mood of an environment.

But the variations of yellow are diverse and the darker or lighter tones can be used for different effects in the perception of the room.

Light-yellow tones, such as off-white, candy, are great for bringing peace of mind to the environment, perfect for both adult and children rooms. Its energy is softer and allows the environment a feeling of relaxation.

55 projects images with highlighted yellow tones

Now, for those who want to get out of basic yellow, it's worth using the shades of mustard, amber and turmeric, a little darker and more intense yellow tones that are super popular among the most modern environments.

For more tips, take a look at our gallery of images with various projects and ideas to get inspired.

Picture 1 - Yellow on wall and sofa with contrast on green in living room decor.

Room with wall and sofa in yellow color

Picture 2 - Vibrant yellow in kitchen cabinet and white on countertop and wall to help brighten the room.

Vibrant yellow in the kitchen cabinets

Picture 3 - Wallpaper in yellow and white: the contrast with the light color helps to dilute the vibrant tone of the yellow.

Wallpaper in yellow and white

Picture 4 - Shades of yellow dominating the room in a cleaner style: from light yellow of the curtain to the brownish in the cushions.

Double room decorated with shades of yellow

Picture 5 - Beyond the white and black, the shades of yellow combine very well with blue, creating a vibrant composition.

Shades of yellow, white and black in the decoration

Picture 6 - A mix of yellow and green in a cheerful tone and that works very well with the neon lamp!

Mix of green and yellow in the corner with neon lamp

Picture 7 - Yellow throughout the bathroom: in the matter of coatings, today we can find those that can be applied both on the floor and on the wall, creating a unique cover.

Yellow all over the bathroom

Picture 8 - Decrease the vibration a little with lighter shades, perfect for a quiet environment for the baby's room.

Baby room with lighter shade of yellow

Picture 9 - Completely yellow kitchen: enjoy to create a special lighting in this color that is the sun itself.

Tones of yellow: learn how to insert the color in the decoration of environments

Picture 10 - To maintain the neutrality or the cleanest style of the environment, think of pastels and off-white.

Room decor with pastel shades

Picture 11 - These shades can be used as the main color in various environments and with a huge variety of materials and finishes.

Soft shades of yellow in kitchen decor

Picture 12 - Colorful furniture, the new darlings of the youngest and coolest environments: yellow saffron as a color quite sought for this type of environment

Room with yellow saffron decoration

Picture 13 - To play with colors a little and not leave your environment so immersed in yellow, try to create a composition along with white.

Composition of yellow and white subway tiles

Picture 14 - The yellow walls : an idea of ​​painting"unfinished"as an extra style for your room.

Half wall painting in yellow color

Image 15 - Service area with yellow coating to help attract more light into the enclosed environment

Service area with yellow coating

Image 16 - Yellow scrapbook: a lively alternative for anyone who wants a scrapbook without darkening the wall with black paint.

Scrapbook in yellow color

Picture 17 - A clear tone that inspires freshness and an illuminated morning: environment with light yellow wall matching with lime green.

Light yellow and lime green

Image 18 - Yellow also for gold: If you are looking for a more sophisticated and luxurious environment, amber or golden yellow can help.

Golden yellow for a luxurious ambience

Picture 19 - Canary yellow bathroom from the finish to the cabinets with mirrors to give a feeling of openness and amplitude in space.

Bathroom decorated with yellow Canary

Picture 20 - Another idea for baby room: yellow decoration like sunlight for a neutral room.

Yellow decoration for baby room

Picture 21 - A strong tone of yellow for the kitchen: cabinets with matte finish to not reflect the light.

Kitchen with strong yellow tone

Picture 22 - Yellow on a textured wallpaper so do not draw so much attention to that tone in the room with a more relaxed style.

Wallpaper textured with yellow

Picture 23 - Neon from post it to office furniture: composition for creative offices or home offices in yellow, orange and pink.

Yellow for creative offices

Picture 24 - The gray as a color that composes very well with the yellow, breaking its vibration.

Yellow and gray bathroom

Picture 25 - Light yellow for a more colorful and pleasant children's room.

Light yellow for children's room

Picture 26 - Yellow calling nature to your home: cabinets in an all tropical style.

Calling nature indoors

Image 27 - Light yellow also to create a calm and relaxing environment for the room.

Relaxing environment with light yellow

Image 28 - A very vibrant and sun-inspired atmosphere from the ceiling to the floor.

Vibrant yellow decoration

Picture 29 - A new way to decorate with yellow: grout and faucet in shades of yellow as a super modern alternative to your bathroom.

Yellow grout on tiles subway tiles style

Picture 30 - Tone of yellow on the wall: wall paintings that form geometric cores of color with the aid of adhesive tapes are increasingly popular and give a more relaxed atmosphere to the environment.

Geometric painting with yellow on the wall

Picture 31 - Citrus yellow shades on the floor and wall: Try to balance with a more neutral color, like the gray of the center sofa.

Tones of citrus yellow in decoration

Picture 32 - Amber in the kitchen wall free lining: an unhindered wall to create the sensation of a higher right foot.

Amber in coat of free kitchen wall

Picture 33 - Combine yellow with warm colors: vibrant orange and red in contrast to the light yellow tone.

Yellow with warm colors in decoration

Image 34 - Very strong yellow with special illumination with Led strips to give more prominence to the bathroom.

Yellow with LED Ribbon Lighting

Image 35 - White wallpaper with very yellow sicilian lemons in the kitchen.

White wallpaper with Sicilian lemons

Image 36 - In a predominantly white environment, insert the yellow in various details of the environment, both in furniture and in decorative objects.

Children's room with predominance of yellow and white

Image 37 - In the off-white palette: yellow, green, blue and pink for a trendy environment in these trend colors.

Modern setting with yellow on the wall

Picture 38 - Yellow and wood: in a style 70's, this cabinet designed for the kitchen brings more life to the environment.

70's style yellow kitchen decoration

Picture 39 - Yellow on yellow: yellow floor and details in a more cheerful bathroom.

Yellow on the floor pads and bathroom wall

Image 40 - Another citrus-yellow tone on the wall combined with other vibrant colors in the room.

Yellow facing the citrus tonality on the wall of the room

Picture 41 - Light yellow and gold: another tone on tone that works very well for a more luxurious environment.

Light yellow and golden decoration on the double room

Picture 42 - Perfect for offices and rooms: totally yellow totally vibrant cabinet.

Totally vibrant yellow cabinet

Picture 43 - Two shades of light yellow on the bathroom floor.

Light yellow shades on bathroom flooring

Image 44 - Floral wallpaper with yellow background: bringing a more cheerful and romantic environment into the house.

Decoration with floral wallpaper based on yellow color

Picture 45 - Ambiance with shades of yellow and pink: inspiration in the pinterest for a relaxed room.

Pinterest room with yellow color

Image 46 - Half yellow wall in gradient: inserting color in a neutral environment.

Half wall in yellow with gradient in the room

Picture 47 - Study the lighting of your bathroom before painting: to value the yellow, place this color on the walls that receive light.

Yellow on wall receiving direct lighting

Image 48 - Another artificial lighting that values ​​the yellow predominant in the environment.

Predominant yellow in the environment

Picture 49 - For the service area: wall paint striped in two shades of yellow.

Striped wall painting in two shades of yellow

Picture 50 - Yellow for the dining room: meals in a lively and modern atmosphere.

Yellow color for the dining room

Image 51 - Details in yellow in white bathroom.

White bathroom with yellow details

Picture 52 - To match the vibrant yellow, gray can also be used in different shades.

Gray and yellow: a perfect match

Picture 53 - To give more life to the B & B: yellow as a color that contrasts well with the two colors.

Yellow as contrast

Picture 54 - For those who want something more neutral, try a lighter yellow on the coating.

Neutral environment with softer yellow in the decoration

Picture 55 - For those who want a more cheerful and modern environment: wall in a tone of yellow saffron.

Yellow for a more cheerful environment