Yellow

Yellow inspiration

Yellow is clear, bright and uplifting.

Clear, bright and uplifting - that's yellow. It's the easiest colour to see. It energizes yet is soothing and sophisticated.

Yellow lightens your interiors. It's ideal for dark hallways and small rooms as it helps expand any space. For that soft, inviting look, use classic creamy yellows, great for bringing warmth to spaces with limited light. Want something more dynamic? Experiment with stronger, mustard yellows and cool greys.

Dulux Paint Nigeria - Yellow Lemons

Dulux Paint Nigeria - Oily yellow

Yellow trends

The yellow palette trends toward shades with great warmth.

The yellow palette trends toward shades with great warmth. Mustards are great on their own or combined with cooler neutrals. Warmer golds and tans lend a look of comforting and calming radiance.

For a strong impact, compliment liquid gold yellows with mulberry shades like Queen. A clean yellow like Golden Day combines with a smart neutral like Mocha Mauve to give a dynamic look.

Using deep yellows

The warmer side of yellow can really illuminate your room.

The use of coloured glass vases and unusual bottles bring deep green and bold yellow to this open space. Yellow brings light to your room. For a modern look, combine Rich Yellow and Reed Yellow shades with soft creams like Marble Falls. Need more warmth? Add light wooden features.

Dulux Paint Nigeria - Deep yellow painted living living room
Dulux Paint Nigeria - Living room with soft yellow painted walls

Using soft yellows

It's easy to create a modern look in any room by using striking, acidic yellows.

It's easy to create a modern look in any room by using striking, acidic yellows. Mustard yellows can be to accent and are great with cool neutrals like grey or white. Experiment with green pastel like North Woods which compliments vibrant Mayapple.

Choose soft silver and gun metal grey accessories for an inspiring look. For luxury, add interesting vases or metallic cushions.